App Reviews

csm_app
age 8+
Use parent settings to make streaming app OK for kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
age 5+
Cute app lets kids email postcards to friends and family.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
age 6+
Complex plot is tricky for a picture book; games are fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
csm_app
age 12+
LEARNING
Fave shows on the go; cable login needed for full access.
Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(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 6+
Games shine, but movie summary lacks pizazz.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2014)
csm_app
age 6+
LEARNING
Budding chemists freeze, spin, and explode 118 elements.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
age 4+
LEARNING
Kids practice doctoring with their own stuffed animals.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
age 10+
LEARNING
Decent sketch tool has distracting, unavoidable ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
csm_app
age 7+
LEARNING
Ad-intense entertainment app is a waste of time.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
csm_app
age 13+
LEARNING
Impressive creation tool for teens serious about art.
Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
csm_app
age 8+
LEARNING
Face-manipulating app is silly fun but lacks good tutorial.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
csm_app
age 7+
LEARNING
Talking cat will thrill kids but may drive parents crazy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
age 4+
Pitch-perfect app tribute to the holiday TV classic.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2011)
csm_app
age 3+
LEARNING
Virtual dollhouse encourages creative play.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD, Apps for Windows
(2011)
age 3+
Toddler time-killer is free, but mediocre and ad-heavy.
Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
csm_app
age 17+
Lots of great kids' media on the go; parent controls weak.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
age 7+
LEARNING
Sim turns devices into potter's wheel to teach craft.
Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
age 5+
Virtual paper dolls with glamorous ball gowns.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
csm_app
age 4+
Great drawing app is a window to self-expression.
Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)

Pages