App Reviews

age 12+
 
Choice of books in ebook app are best for older readers.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
csm_app
age 12+
 
Challenging obstacle course game is best for tweens and up.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
age 12+
 
Radio show podcasts contain 15-year slice of American life.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2010)
csm_app
age 12+
 
Military air combat shooter makes good use of iPad's tilt.
Devices: iPad
(2010)
csm_app
age 12+
 
In-depth colonization sim offers deep, engrossing play.
Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
age 12+
 
Tricky puzzles create mind-bending fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
age 2+
 
Highly interactive book with dozens of tappable animations.
Devices: iPad
(2010)
csm_app
age 2+
 
Innovative update of the original tactile book.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
age 2+
 
Boynton does hilarious bit of creative whimsy for toddlers.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2011)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Pricey RPG delivers polish and depth of video game series.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
age 12+
 
Clever twist on tower defense genre; violent, but no blood.
Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
age 2+
 
LEARNING
Tots learn to recognize emotions, behaviors with cute app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Excellent tutorials on math, humanities, and more, for free.
Devices: iPad
(2012)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
High-speed, high-thrills racing game; optional live chat.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
One of the best tower-defense games gets even better.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Masterful port of Xbox 360 hit; mild violence.
Devices: iPad
(2012)
age 2+
 
LEARNING
Great play-along music app for little ones; upgrade is fab.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Impressive tool for stargazing, learning about astronomy.
Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Beautiful astronomy resource is rich with information.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Contagiously engaging strategy app with public health theme.
Devices: iPad
(2013)

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