Monthly Archives: April 2012

Hello, Cupcake gateway to diabetic dreams

Spoiler alert! If you love cupcakes and don’t mind spending your evenings in a diabetic coma, there’s no better app than Hello, Cupcake. Best Buy. Hello, Cupcake is based on Karen Stack’s book series with the same name. It may … Continue reading

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Total War Battles: Shogun delivers combat in spades

Spoiler alert! Total War Battles: Shogun lets you deploy your troops and watch them kill each other in full 3D glory. Strategy plus simulated gore. How cool is that? Best Buy. As far as combat games go, there is little … Continue reading

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Pocket: half full or half empty, same difference

Spoiler alert! Pocket allows you to save web pages and read them offline later. So do most web browsers, but Pocket allows you to view them from your iPhone, Mac and iPad. So does Safari if you synch links through … Continue reading

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Lorax great starter game for kids

Spoiler alert! The Lorax HD is a great way to introduce your kids to the joys of physics puzzles. With bright colors and simple but challenging puzzles, you can start your kids down the path to hours of mind bending … Continue reading

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Marvel Comics HD editions sparkle

Spoiler alert! The latest version of Marvel Comics delivers exceptionally high quality new issues in HD format and lesser quality HD versions of older comics. The new HD issues come with a premium price and the app only delivers Marvel … Continue reading

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Skylanders: Less fruit, more killing

Spoiler alert! I think I can sum up Skylanders Cloud Patrol as a fruit ninja knock-off with more violence and more accessories at a third the price. If you love fruit ninja, you will probably love Skylanders Cloud Patrol. But … Continue reading

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At Bat 2012 ups ante

Spoiler alert! At Bat 2012 is really At Bat 2011 with a slight face lift. The download is free, but the real features come with a $15 upgrade (and a lot more to watch games). For real baseball fans its … Continue reading

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