Monthly Archives: March 2012

Angry Birds escape gravity

Spoiler alert! If you liked Angry Birds, buy it. If you haven’t played yet, start with this one. Five stars. Angry Birds inspired more new genre games than any I can think of in a long time. I’m sure it … Continue reading

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Vogue for iPad slick but oh so slow

Spoiler alert! You would think a slick app (or newstand app) that was named as Apple’s iPad App of the Week would be stellar, especially on an iPad 3. And it might have been if it would have downloaded at … Continue reading

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iPad’s Remote rocks

Spoiler alert! If you have an Apple TV, Remote is about the best app you can have on your iPad. Five stars. First of all, I love my Apple TV. It cost us $100, and we can stream Netfix and … Continue reading

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Barefoot Atlas spins the world

Spoiler alert! Barefoot Atlas reminds me of the Miller Lite ads: Tastes great, less filling. Sometimes you want those calories. In fact, sometimes they’re good for you. Barefoot Atlas needs more calories, especially for $8. Four stars, but I suspect … Continue reading

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Coco Loco tasty fun

Spoiler alert! Coco Loco is a must for Angry Birds fans at a fraction of the price. Cute graphics, fun sound effects, hot chocolate and marshmallows for the bargain basement price of a dollar. Five stars. Forget Mass Affect Infiltrator, … Continue reading

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March Madness lives on iPad

Spoiler alert! If you love NCAA basketball and the road to the Final Four, this is a must have iPad App. For an additional $4 you can watch every game. For an additional $600-$840, you can watch it at twice … Continue reading

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Waking Mars almost stellar

Spoiler alert! Waking Mars is one of those rare examples of a virtual simulation and exploration game that not only has great graphics but can hold the players interest through several levels. Even if you don’t get to kill any … Continue reading

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