App Reviews

age 16+
Sing, lip-synch, and share videos; watch for iffy content.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
age 3+
LEARNING
Stellar clips (and games!) right at your fingertips.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
csm_app
age 3+
LEARNING
Fun streaming classics and new faves require cable login.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
age 6+
LEARNING
Step into the magic, but beware of some technical issues.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2015)
csm_app
age 14+
Comprehensive music service almost has it all.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
age 5+
LEARNING
Fun music + coding concept but slightly off-key.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
csm_app
age 16+
Jay-Z-fronted music and video service; no content filter.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
csm_app
age 2+
LEARNING
Stream or download baby-oriented shows, but with balance.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
age 4+
LEARNING
Sound-based activities build listening and phonics skills.
Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
csm_app
age 11+
LEARNING
Explore the world of music through fun but serious quizzes.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
age 3+
LEARNING
Great variety in engaging activities for little music fans.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2014)
age 3+
LEARNING
Popular shows, fun games; subscription needed for most.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
age 2+
LEARNING
Silly sing-along great for toddlers, except for in-app buys.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
age 3+
LEARNING
Catchy tune, favorite characters introduce variety of foods.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2014)
age 6+
LEARNING
Wide variety of topics makes for fun, engrossing short vids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Apps for Windows
(2014)
age 4+
LEARNING
Fun music exploration app helps kids learn to play by ear.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
age 4+
LEARNING
Endless ebook library offers options, no interactivity.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2012)
csm_app
age 16+
LEARNING
Free playlists for every mood; no filter for iffy stuff.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
age 5+
LEARNING
Modern, engaging intro to the fineries of classical music.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)