App Reviews

Boomerang - Cartoons & Movies App Poster Image
age 7+
Classic cartoons fun but reflect old stereotypes/behavior.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2018)
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Amazon Prime Video App Poster Image
age 9+
Rich content library, imperfect parental controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Kindle Fire, Windows app
(2018)
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Kanopy App Poster Image
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age 3+
Watch free movies, shows, animated books with library card.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2018)
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DisneyNOW - Shows & Live TV App Poster Image
age 9+
Disney Channel faves plus branded games; lots of ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Kindle Fire
(2017)
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Pokémon Playhouse App Poster Image
age 3+
Simple games initiate kids to hook 'em while they're young.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2017)
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Amazon FreeTime App Poster Image
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age 3+
Robust parent controls for Amazon subscription service.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2017)
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Art Class with Dr. Panda App Poster Image
age 3+
Fun, directed crafts best as inspiration for offscreen art.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2017)
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Mobcrush App Poster Image
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age 16+
Lively community for teens to stream and watch mobile games.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Chromebook, Windows app
(2016)
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The Good Dinosaur: Storybook Deluxe App Poster Image
age 7+
Minimally interactive ebook; movie intensity, wonder endure.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2015)
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Minnie's Home Makeover App Poster Image
age 4+
Interior decorating is fabulous but expensive, even in play.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2015)
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Inside Out: Storybook Deluxe App Poster Image
age 6+
Rich, emotion-focused ebook and games based on movie.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2015)
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HBO NOW App Poster Image
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age 8+
Clumsy parent settings make streaming app OK for kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2015)
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Olaf's Adventures App Poster Image
age 6+
Silly yet frustrating fun with chilly Frozen favorite.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
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Jake's Treasure Trek App Poster Image
age 4+
Preschool-friendly side-scroller fun for older kids, too.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
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Strawberry Shortcake Berry Beauty Salon App Poster Image
age 4+
Lots of options for primping fun in creative dress-up app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
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Minnie's Food Truck App Poster Image
age 4+
Sweet mouse dishes up fun food fare; expect in-app buys.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
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Squish: Mickey Mouse Clubhouse App Poster Image
age 4+
Create, destroy with clay; no match for hands-on squishing.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
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Tickety Toc: Card Maker Time! App Poster Image
age 5+
Cute app lets kids email postcards to friends and family.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
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How To Train Your Dragon 2 (Official Storybook App) App Poster Image
age 6+
Complex plot is tricky for a picture book; games are fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
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Nick App Poster Image
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age 12+
Fave shows on the go; cable login needed for full access.
Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
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