App Reviews

Poké Amino for Pokémon Community App Poster Image
age 13+
Social networking for Pokemon fans best for teens.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
Kiwi - Q&A App Poster Image
csm_app
age 16+
Ask and answer questions; iffy content, so use settings.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
KidMix -- The Social Network & Playdate Planner for Kids App Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Social media scaffolding, playdate planner, fun content.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
WordBrain App Poster Image
csm_app
age 9+
LEARNING
Word hunt gets tough quickly, has ads and purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
Live.me - Live Video Streaming App! Broadcast, Chat, Share, Follow and be a Star! App Poster Image
age 17+
Privacy and other concerns abound with live video streams.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
Ogle - Campus Feed App Poster Image
age 18+
Anonymous app aimed at vulnerable audience justifies fears.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
Miitomo App Poster Image
csm_app
age 14+
Make a mini-me to talk with friends, take pics, play game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
GroupMe App Poster Image
csm_app
age 15+
Share unlimited content, but watch for unfiltered Internet.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Windows Phone
(2016)
Telegram Messenger App Poster Image
age 17+
Versatile messaging platform for older teens and adults.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Windows Phone
(2016)
Shots App - The Comedy App App Poster Image
age 15+
Social network features the funny, not the follower count.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
Tribe - Video Messaging - Faster than texting, easier than live video and phone calls App Poster Image
age 15+
Tap, hold, release to share quick videos with your friends.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
WeChat App Poster Image
csm_app
age 16+
Flexible network allows chat with strangers, shares locale.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Apps for Windows, Windows Phone
(2016)
Yeti - Campus Stories App Poster Image
age 18+
College social network shows substance use, post-sex snaps.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
PLAYMessenger: Child Safe Chat App Poster Image
age 8+
LEARNING
Be social like the big kids; parents still in control.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
Keek Social Video Network App Poster Image
age 15+
Short clips of talent; fun, iffy content; public by default.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
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)
Sleep Furiously App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
LEARNING
Maze of words makes creating illogical sentences fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
Wishbone - Compare Anything App Poster Image
age 15+
Answer, create fun, shallow polls; beware ads, data mining.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
Whatsgoodly App Poster Image
csm_app
age 18+
Racy, anonymous polling meant for colleges, not for kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, Android
(2015)
Jott Messenger App Poster Image
csm_app
age 15+
Connect to school friends without Wi-Fi or a data plan.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)

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