App Reviews

Episode -- Choose Your Story, feat. Mean Girls: Senior Year App Poster Image
age 16+
LEARNING
Cool platform to read, create; has mature themes, purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
musical.ly - your music video community App Poster Image
age 16+
Sing, lip-synch, and share videos; watch for iffy content.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
Tumblr App Poster Image
csm_app
age 16+
Rich microblog collection includes iffy content for teens.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Windows Phone
(2015)
Scholly: Scholarship Search App Poster Image
age 16+
LEARNING
Find scholarships, preview essays with targeted search tool.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
Spotify Music App Poster Image
csm_app
age 16+
Easy streaming of vast music collection; no content filter.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
Viber App Poster Image
csm_app
age 16+
Message or call with stickers, doodle for visual fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Apps for Windows, Windows Phone
(2014)
Tango Text, Voice & Video App Poster Image
age 16+
Social networking and lots more; privacy settings important.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Kindle Fire, Apps for Windows, Windows Phone
(2014)
Wanelo Shopping App Poster Image
csm_app
age 16+
Find, share styles with friends -- and buy almost anything.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
StudyDroid Flashcards App Poster Image
age 16+
LEARNING
Tricky user interface, iffy content in unpolished tool.
Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
PicsArt - Photo Studio App Poster Image
age 16+
LEARNING
Top-notch photo app crams in functionality; some iffy stuff.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
Songza App Poster Image
csm_app
age 16+
LEARNING
Free playlists for every mood; no filter for iffy stuff.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
SHADOWGUN App Poster Image
csm_app
age 16+
Shooter has expected blood, mini-game breaks, nice graphics.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
N.O.V.A. 2 - Near Orbit Vanguard Alliance App Poster Image
age 16+
Multiplayer boosts violent sequel, but controls hamper it.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
Call of Mini: Zombies App Poster Image
age 16+
Zombie killing game that kids may want but shouldn't have.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
Death Worm App Poster Image
csm_app
age 16+
Violent, gory man-eating worm game is all about carnage.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
Brothers in Arms 2: Global Front HD App Poster Image
age 16+
Polished WWII shooter features blood and mild profanity.
Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
Doodle God App Poster Image
csm_app
age 16+
LEARNING
Omnipotent fun, but for older teens only.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)