Category Archives: demo video

Top Pick App for Kids: Dr. Panda makes candy! Get creative with everyone’s favorite Panda.

Top Pick App for Kids: Dr. Panda makes candy! Get creative with everyone’s favorite Panda.

Bottom Line: My eight year old daughter discovered Dr. Panda Candy Factory before I even knew it had fully downloaded. She immediately declared it her favorite Dr. Panda, with so much to do and learn. As a long time Dr. Panda fan, this is high praise. And Dr. Panda Candy Factory really is full of… Continue Reading

Best App for Music: Enjoy music with your child and Grandma with this new Top Pick!

Best App for Music: Enjoy music with your child and Grandma with this new Top Pick!

Bottom Line: Grandma has always been a favorite of mine, and this new app is my all-time favorite. It teaches kids note names, placements, instrument sounds and patterns. Grandma still dances, and Grandpa makes appearances playing instruments, too. A great app for learning and appreciating music, designed for kids from 6-12 but great for preschoolers,… Continue Reading

Gotta get Back in Time with this amazing app from Landka

I really wish I were Neil DeGrasse Tyson. I feel like that's what it would take to do justice to Back in Time by Landka Apps. This beautiful app gives you the history of . . . well . . . everything, and it really seems like something our friend Neil should know about. It's an overwhelming… Continue Reading

Visit the African jungle and go star-gazing with Kiwaka

I really wish I'd been introduced to this app two weeks earlier. Just the other day, my daughter was asking questions about the constellations, and while I knew the basics, I found I had to trust my good friend Google to tell us where each constellation got its name, why each shape evoked each picture,… Continue Reading

Mochu Builds Treehouses and exposes young learners to important foreign language sounds.

Mochu Builds Treehouses, by Kadho exposes children to important sounds of languages from around the world including English, French, Spanish and Italian. The sounds are integrated into gameplay background so that children are constantly exposed while playing without frustration. Mini-games that include cutting, drilling and piecing the treehouses together with help from adorably animated animals… Continue Reading

Best App for Toddlers: My Shapes & Colors Farm Puzzles is a great app for early puzzles for toddlers

    Bottom Line: Puzzle app lovers rejoice! My Shapes & Colors Farm Puzzles is a puzzle app featuring shape matching designed for the youngest iPad users. Match various objects to the right outline (by shape, size or color), a nice take on a shape puzzle with the iPad or iPhone. There are no in-app… Continue Reading