Monthly Archives: November 2011

Trucks & Skulls Nitro HD smashes barriers of fun

Spoiler alert! Angry Birds is for wimps and little girls who want to pet things with soft feathers. Trucks & Skulls Nitro HD goes nuclear. Literally. Best Buy. For the record, I’m no fan of heavy metal. I wasn’t a … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Turkey Sounds is a definite turkey

Spoiler alert! Thanksgiving Turkey Sounds plays turkey sounds. If you want to do something else, buy a different app. If it was free, it might be worth the download, but for $1 Thanksgiving Turkey Sounds is a pass. Holidays provide … Continue reading

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Christmas countdown apps run wide race

Spoiler alert! There are far too many Christmas countdown apps to review individually so I had to take a sample, focusing on apps in the free to $1 price range. Of the lot I would have to recommend Sleeps to … Continue reading

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Turkey Hunt no Turkey Blast

Spoiler alert! This seasons crop of Thanksgiving games shines only in comparison to this year’s crop of Halloween games. Turkey Blast: Reloaded and Turkey Hunt HD Premium both involve shooting turkeys. Sadly, that’s not a metaphor, but it may feel … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Gourmet does everything but the cooking

and planning and sending invitations and cleaning up Spoiler alert! Thanksgiving Gourmet delivers a number of Thanksgiving recipes for the Thanksgiving impaired. The only real advantage of Thanksgiving Gourmet over web sites and books is that everything is in one … Continue reading

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It’s Facebook. For iPad. Friend me.

Spoiler alert! Facebook for iPad is exactly what you would expect. It’s Facebook only on an iPad. How much do you want an iPad version of Facebook? That’s how many stars you should give this. Personally, I don’t get Facebook. … Continue reading

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My Horse leaps to championship

Spoiler alert! As girlie as My Horse may sound, it’s a lot of fun for any one who loves caring for animals, or pretending to through simulation games. You can feed, groom, train any of several horses (or even a … Continue reading

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