Category Archives: 5 Stars + Best Buy

Not only 5 stars, but one of the best apps reviewed.

Bad Piggies fly high

Spoiler alert!Bad Piggies offers a new twist on the physics/maze puzzle games. It combines the maze challenges of games like Where's My Water with the Rube Goldberg ingenuity of Casey's Contraptions (now offered as Rovio's Amazing Alex) to create an … Continue reading

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Angry Birds Star Wars Unleashes Power of Force

Spoiler alert! Not only is Angry Birds Star Wars maybe the best game this year, it may be one of the best games ever. Angry Birds Star Wars incorporates the character's abilities to add new wrinkles and challenges. This is … Continue reading

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PS Touch brings Photoshop to iPad

Spoiler alert! It's Photoshop. Even a stripped down tablet version will still be one of the slickest apps in the App Store. And at 10 percent of the original Photoshop price ($10), it's a steal. It can only get better. … Continue reading

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Solar Walk sails through system

Spoiler alert! Solar Walk is about as nifty as an educational app can get. The graphics are nothing short of spectacular and the content provides students with a great way to brush up on the basics of the solar system. … Continue reading

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artCircles spins great art for iPad

Spoiler alert! Art lovers will appreciate artCircles more than any other art appreciation app I’ve seen on the iPad. It is ingenious, colorful and free associative in a way have yet to see on any computer or device. Best Buy. … Continue reading

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Ski Safari rips the slopes

Spoiler alert! Ski Safari is about as clean and simple as a game can be. It’s fun to play even if you suck at it, your kids can play for hours when you need them to be distracted and you … Continue reading

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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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