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See the app in iTunes Gil Gur Arie Price: $0.99 Do you ever have a night where your head so full of thoughts and ideas that there is no possibly way to fall asleep? Or do you have a child who imagines elaborate plans with ideas so big you wonder where they come up with …

  See the app in iTunes” PLATFORM INC. Price: $0.99 There is no denying it; we live in a digital world where social media rules supreme. Whether for business or pleasure, at any given moment millions of people are Facebooking, Tweeting, SnapChatting and Instagramming their way to social media fame. InstaHash is a new app …

See the app in iTunes Skybound Interactive Ltd. Price: $0.99 When my children were younger, it was always exciting for me when they got old enough that they started to become more aware of the world around them. I loved seeing their chubby little fingers point at something and their eyes light up with wonder …

    See the app in iTunes Dr. Panda Ltd Price: $2.99 When we visit my parents’ house, one of my son’s favorite things to do is get out their play kitchen and play “Restaurant”. He loves to take our orders and prepare the food. He serves it to us like a real waiter and …

  See the app in iTunes Lapisly S.C.P. Price: $4.99 Imagine a world filled with whimsical art, geometric creations and abstract faces and you have the beautiful artwork of renowned artist Paul Klee. ExplorArt Klee – The Art of Paul Klee, for Kids allows your child to enter Klee’s world and learn about him and …

Check out the Math Manimals website. Available on iTunes and Google Play. Price: $0.99 Math Manimals or, as my son likes to call it, “The REALLY fun math app” is the perfect way for your kids to learn and practice their math facts. Whether it’s addition, subtraction, multiplication or division, your child will be begging …

  See the app in iTunes Cognitive ToyBox, Inc. Price: Free More or Less, Greater or Fewer are important concepts for kids to learn. It is an essential building block for success in math and science later in life. More 4 Monkey is a fantastic app that was designed to introduce kids to that concept …

  See the app in iTunes IntellectoKids Price:Free Climb aboard and enroll in Safari School. Join Leo the Cat in a fun and educational jungle adventure as your child learns colors and numbers and have hours of fun while they’re at it! The vibrant and colorful scenery and adorable jungle creatures what child could refuse …

    See the app in iTunes Jason Nguyen Price: Free, with in-app purchase for complete story Nothing says Halloween than 3 spooky skeletons in a pumpkin patch! Spooky Hollow is a delightful, interactive eBook that tells the tale of three pumpkin-growing skeleton friends. With fun interactive elements on every page, this book is sure …

    See the app in iTunes Monkimun SL Price: monthly subscription for $9.99 UPDATE: Lingokids just added some new updates that are fantastic need to be noted. First of all, each subject now has new “Teacher” videos where a real-life teacher interacts with the student and provides a fun introduction to each lesson. The …

    See the app in iTunes Cheryl Bregman Price: $2.99 Handwriting Heroes is an ingenious app that will revolutionize the way children are taught to write! This app integrates fun animation, songs, and learning to create one amazing app that your children are sure to love. Parents and teachers alike will also love having …

See the app in iTunes HomerLearning, Inc. Price: Free Just in time for back to school there is an amazing app called Homer – #1 Learn to Read Program that will have parents and children cheering! This app is the ideal way to teach your children not only how to read, but to love it …

See the app in iTunes Gebo Kano ehf. Price: $2.99 I have very fond memories of playing “store” when I was a kid. Running the cash register and adding up purchases was always the best part! Little did I know that by playing store I was also brushing up on my math skills by adding …

    See the app in iTunes Aurasync Studios, Inc. Price: $3.99 Welcome to Chortopia! A magical land where mythical creatures and real-life chores unite to create a unique system for getting your child to get their chores done! Whether they have to do yard work, vacuum the floors, or simply get ready for bed …

See the app in iTunes Marianne Wartoft AB Price: $0.99 What is the capital of Dubai? What about its flag? If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about the world around you or simply need a fun way for your kids to study geography then, Seterra Geography is the app for you! This amazing app …

See the app on iTunes Antanas Marcelionis Price: $2.99 Welcome to the Pepi House where the Pepi Family is busy in their daily activities around the house. Grandpa is in the living room, enjoying a book by the fire while Grandma is upstairs taking care of the baby! Dad is busy tinkering on the car …

    See the app in iTunes Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Price: Free initial download with subscription options starting at $7.99/month As a parent, I want to feel good about the “screen time” I give my kids each day. While I think that there is some value in allowing kids some down time each day, playing …

See the app in iTunes PBS Kids Price: Free Ready Jet Go! quickly became a cartoon favorite at our house and now my kids can take their love of the show one step further with an all new space exploration game. Join Jet and his friends as they introduce your children to the constellations and …

See the app in iTunes Filimundus AB Price: $1.99 Enter a virtual world of railroad and trains with the new BRIO World – Railway app! Children will absolutely building with the classic BRIO railway sets and creating their world as big as their imagination! Complete with tracks, stations, landscaping and people, this app will provide …

See the app in iTunes MY TOWN GAMES LTD Price: $2.99 My Town is a collection of virtual paper-doll apps that give children the opportunity to explore places around the town through play. In the latest release, My Town: School, children can play and explore in a school building. Complete with students, teachers, classrooms and …

  See the app in iTunes Karimack Productions, LLC Price: Free for initial download, one time fee of $2.99 to enable the ability to share plans Managing the daily needs of my family of six can be quite challenging at times. Throw in a night out, or a weekend away, and the chaos rises to …

    See the app in iTunes Visual Math Interactive Sdn Bhd Price: Free 3….2….1 and the countdown begins to an amazing galactic math adventure with Zap Zap Math! If you are a parent or teacher looking for a way to get your kids excited about learning math, then this is the app for you! …

See the app in iTunes Hiperware Labs Inc Price: Free initial download, monthly or annual subscription required after trial period. Parents of school-aged children would probably agree with me that sometimes a full-on battle is waged on the home front when it is time for homework. Motivating kids to practice spelling, math or reading outside …

  See the app in iTunes Imagination Playground, LLC Price: Free Your child’s imagination will come to life right before their eyes with Imagination Playground 3D Builder! This app is like a virtual building block set that can be stacked, turned, manipulated and more to create amazing structures. Imagination Playground will provide hours of creative …

  See the app in iTunes Master Internet, s.r.o. Price: Free download comes with 30 minute trial, purchase a Family License in app for $3.99   Parenting is a tough job. Juggling every responsibility you have in addition to keeping a close eye on your children to make sure they are safe can be a …

See the app in iTunes Makkajai Edu Tech Private Limited Price: Free for limited access, in app purchase for $2.99 to upgrade to full version How would your kids like to play an app that has monsters, minions, ferocious enemies, action, and a quest to free a prison held captive by an evil sorcerer? Well, …

  See the app in iTunes BulBul Inc. Price: Free As a mother of four children, one of the things I struggle with the most is keeping my kids reading through the summer months. For some reason they seem to think once school is out, they can turn of their brains and veg out on …

How to Get Better Battery Life For You iPhone 6 You have your new iPhone 6 and despite the new uprated battery you’re already running out of juice far too quickly. You are not alone. I personally experienced this fast battery draining thing myself on my iPhone 6 and just anybody else I asked had a similar situation going …

See the app in iTunes Funifi Limited Price: Free Chores and allowance. Ugh! Just thinking about them is enough to make me roll my eyes and throw my hands up in frustration. I don’t know any kid who loves doing their chores. Nor do I know any mom or dad who loves nagging their child …

See the app in iTunes Garner Sites LLC Price: Free I am a very busy mom. I have four kids and a husband who need me to help with homework, drive carpools, cook meals, keep the house somewhat clean, and there is always laundry to be done. I volunteer at the school in the classrooms …

See the app in iTunes YadaHome.com, LLC Price: Free initial download comes with a 3-day trial. Upgrade to full version for $6.99 in-app I have recently discovered that the older your children get the busier and more complex your schedule gets. Between carpools, practices, lessons, and outings with friends sometimes I feel like I am …

  Step by Step Guide to Activating & Setting Up The iPhone 6 In order to begin using your iPhone, you have to activate it. The most basic and important activation—authorizing your new phone to work on the cellular network of the phone company you use—takes place in the Apple Store (or phone company store) before you get …

The Best Health Apps Using HealthKit Everybody is excited about the latest iOS 8 update because it includes HealthKit. Healthkit alows developers who are building apps to integrate the health data they collect with other apps and with the Apple Health app. It means as a user your health data across apps and devices can be mingled together to give …

    See the app in iTunes Carus Publishing Price: Free initial download comes with 2 stories and unlimited calling. Additional books can be purchased in-app for $2.99 each or monthly, 6-month, or annual subscriptions can be purchased in-app for $4.99, $14.99 and $24.99, respectively. Once in a while, I get to review an app …

Managing Photos in iOS 8 With Photos in iOS 8 Apple has changed things up a lot. Basically, Apple decided to build photo and video handling right into the operating system and seamlessly connect to their icloud product. Given the scope of changes we decided to round up a guide for users who want to better understand …

  So you’ve gotten your hands on the new iPhone 6 or 6 Plus and are ready to dive and start using it- great! But before you start pressing buttons, we’ve compiled some of our tips for making sure your new precious device is set up for success, hopefully saving you time in the long …