The Galaxy Tab 3 Kids, as it's called, is basically the same as the standard Galaxy Tab 3 -- due to be unveiled at IFA next week -- but replaces the normal TouchWiz software with a child-friendly interface. As well as pre-loaded educational software, games and apps, the slate will have access to a dedicated kids app store, presumably overseen by the … Read more
Photo Frames For Kids Pictures includes a decent number of frames, but we found the results weren't great and the advertising was too intrusive.
This app gives you about 30 different frames targeted toward children and there are a few cardboard cut-outs with kid-friendly characters like bumblebees. You can take a picture from the app with your device's built-in camera or use one from your gallery and slide it to fit in any of the app's cutesy frames. You can easily share the picture on Twitter and Facebook, but if you want to upload the picture to … Read more
Leaked from today's 404 episode:
- Japanese photographer shows how to pretend you have a girlfriend on Instagram.
- "Spreadsheets" app gamifies your sexual experiences.
- Scum of the earth: Hackers overtake baby monitor camera, "shouts abuse" at baby.
- Would you buy a 'Useless plastic box'? Mysterious item appears in L.A. stores.
Swipea Tangram Puzzles for Kids Buildings & Houses is a well-designed app with a strong puzzle mechanic, but some questionable choices related to control and distribution. The result is an app that your children will enjoy playing if they like puzzles, but that will almost certainly cause frustration to either them or you depending on how it is used.
Swipea Tangram Puzzles for Kids Buildings & Houses is very much the same as the other Swipea apps, so if you've played another one, it will work the same. If you haven't, the interface is designed to mimic the … Read more
Swipea Tangram Puzzles for Kids Dogs combines the same popular formula that Swipea has become known for with images of dogs to create yet another flawed but ultimately fun experience for your iOS device. While there are certainly some issues with the controls and a pricing model that can be very frustrating, Swipea's Tangram puzzle apps are engaging for young and older minds, alike.
Swipea's Tangram Puzzles are well crafted. In fact, everything in this app is crafted with tangram pieces, to the point that it can be rather frustrating, trying to navigate the menus. Once past this, … Read more
Swipea Tangram Puzzles for Kids Games & Sports is one of this publisher's many apps with the same functions and slightly different puzzles, which is okay because the underlying experience is still fun. While there are certainly issues with controls and the response of the app to certain inputs, the overall experience provided by Swipea's Tangram apps is very good, and for children who enjoy puzzles or Tangram in particular, it is quite enjoyable.
Installation is easy and setup only takes a moment. One of the major issues you'll find with all of Swipea's apps is … Read more
Swipea Tangram Puzzles for Kids Wild Animals marries the classic tangram puzzle formula Swipea is known for on iOS with wild animals--a children's staple. The result is a well-made app that works as intended, but has some potentially frustrating issues related to its interface and controls.
Having tested numerous Swipea tangram puzzle apps, we know that the interface here is the same as in matching apps. So there are the same issues that you will find in the others, including an initially confusing menu system that uses abstract tangram pieces for buttons with no labels. This is a small … Read more
KidLogger for Mac lives up to its name, providing effective and diverse tools for monitoring the activity on a computer. Even though it is clear that the program is put together by a tech-savvy developer, the primary user of this program will likely be a parent, so it may need a few improvements in the user interface.
KidLogger for Mac downloads and installs easily enough, although a navigation function on the tile bar would be a nice addition. The program provides several different options for the user, including recording keystroke logs, taking Webcam and screenshots at user-specified intervals, and recording … Read more
The Bible: Free Book for Kids is a good app, with solid production values and fun, colorful presentation of classic stories; but it is often bogged down by its trial limitations. With too many ads and upgrade buttons onscreen, combined with often confusing menus and options, it could easily become a frustrating experience for the young children it is designed to entertain.
The Bible: Free Book for Kids presents many major stories of the Bible in colorful, narrated, and animated vignettes that can be played, read aloud, or narrated by the app. This provides a number of ways by which … Read more