App Reviews

National Geographic World Atlas App Poster Image
age 10+
More detail would enhance interactive but basic world maps.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
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Despicable Me: Minion Rush App Poster Image
age 8+
Adorable minions run endlessly in derivative game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
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LEGO Batman: DC Super Heroes App Poster Image
age 10+
Well-done (but not perfect) port of console hit.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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Dictionary. App Poster Image
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age 9+
Comprehensive reference tool with games and customization.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Chromebook, Kindle Fire
(2013)
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Sky Map App Poster Image
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age 10+
Excellent tool encourages appreciation of the universe.
Devices: Android, Windows app
(2013)
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Dictionary.com App Poster Image
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age 9+
Comprehensive tool with voice search, fun daily features.
Devices: Android, Windows app, Windows Phone
(2013)
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Google Earth App Poster Image
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age 12+
Must-see geographic exploration tool; watch for iffy videos.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
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The World Factbook for iPad App Poster Image
age 8+
Database of global statistics is a great reference tool.
Devices: iPad
(2012)
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Catapult King App Poster Image
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age 11+
Angry Birds clone adds tricky 3-D twist; some violence.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
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Men in Black 3 App Poster Image
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age 12+
Running agency fun at first, but it's easy to lose interest.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2012)
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Hambo App Poster Image
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age 13+
Seemingly cute kids app has cartoonish but violent premise.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2012)
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AddictingGames App Poster Image
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age 17+
Free game portal offers dozens of titles, many of them iffy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
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Fancy Pants Adventures App Poster Image
age 6+
Platformer is silly and fun, despite loose controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
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Grammar App HD App Poster Image
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age 11+
Vague explanations, typos detract from decent learning tool.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
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Line Surfer App Poster Image
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age 5+
Stick-figure action game that's a fun and easy time-killer.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
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Trucks and Skulls Nitro App Poster Image
age 10+
Fun, boisterous puzzle game in vein of Angry Birds.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
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