App Reviews

Four little corners - An interactive storybook app about friendship App Poster Image
age 4+
LEARNING
Simple story about geometric shapes encourages inclusion.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
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)
Transformers Rescue Bots: Dino Island App Poster Image
age 5+
LEARNING
Solid ebook sends mixed messages about gender stereotypes.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
9GAG - Funny pics and videos App Poster Image
age 17+
Too-crude-for-kids collection of memes and jokes.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Windows Phone
(2015)
Pinterest App Poster Image
csm_app
age 14+
LEARNING
Inspiration in an endless stream of ideas; some iffy stuff.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Chromebook, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Nook HD, Apps for Windows, Windows Phone
(2014)
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)
My Little Pony: Best Pet App Poster Image
age 5+
Sweet story puts a pony twist on tortoise-and-hare tale.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Transformers Rescue Bots: Sky Forest Rescue App Poster Image
age 5+
Highly interactive adventure puts kids in the action.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Star Wars Journeys: The Phantom Menace App Poster Image
age 6+
Fun, interactive storybook has less violence than the film.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2014)
WordPress App Poster Image
csm_app
age 14+
LEARNING
Slick app for blogging on the go; older teens only.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2013)
Wreck-It Ralph Storybook Deluxe App Poster Image
age 5+
LEARNING
Fun story loaded with extras, plus a racing game from film.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2012)
Farfaria Storybooks - Library of Children's Books and Read Along With Me Stories App Poster Image
age 4+
LEARNING
Endless ebook library offers options, no interactivity.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2012)
Moo, Baa, La La La! App Poster Image
age 2+
Boynton does hilarious bit of creative whimsy for toddlers.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2011)