App Spotlight: Pinochle & Canasta

At last, you can play Pinochle & Canasta, two card game classics, against the computer or real-life, online opponents in two highly-rated, free apps from KARMAN Games.   Pinochle (4/5 stars) Product Features Single-player and online multiplayer – Double and single-deck games – Really challenging computers – Options for bidding, passing cards, scoring and some … Read more

App Spotlight: Chicktionary Word Game

In Chicktionary, you combine the letters provided on the chickens’ chests to form hidden words. As you level up, so do the chickens’ abilities.   Chicktionary (4.5/5 stars, currently free) “Become addicted to this game… all the fun is educational.” – TIME Magazine ******************************************************************** Enjoy this award-winning game with two fresh ways to play: JOURNEY … Read more

Birdwatcher Apps

Here are two birdwatcher apps that will help hobbyists identify feathered friends in the field, by both physical description and call or song.     North American Birds Sounds (4/5 stars, currently priced at 99 cents) Presenting a North American Birds Sounds compilation app with high quality sounds and songs of birds found in North … Read more

App Spotlight: Nonogram Logic Puzzles

If you love logic puzzles, you’re sure to love nonogram logic puzzles: fill-in-the-blank puzzles that blend the deductive reasoning of Minesweeper with the pattern matching of Sudoku. Here are two highly-rated and free apps to try.     Griddlers Plus (4.5/5 stars) Griddlers Plus is the best Android application to solve popular logic puzzles also … Read more

App Spotlight: Solitaire Mystery

Forget about ordinary Solitaire card games! In the Solitaire Mystery series, there are spreads with special rules, puzzles and hidden object scenes to solve between each level.     Solitaire Mystery: Four Seasons HD Full (4/5 stars, currently priced at $2.99) Top Rated Hidden Object and Solitaire Game Play! Great for All Ages & Skill … Read more

Current Bestselling Game Apps

From Tiny Teen Titans to Five Nights at Freddy’s 4, here are a few of the currently highest-rated and most-purchased apps in the Amazon App Store.     Teeny Titans – Teen Titans Go! (4.5/5 stars, currently priced at $3.99) Teeny Titans, GO! Join Robin for a figure battling RPG of epic proportions! TEENY COMBAT … Read more

Kids on Fire: Word Game Apps

Kids who struggle with spelling and vocabulary can get a painless learning boost from these fun word game apps. Note that some are rated ‘guidance suggested’ only due to internet connectivity options or the availability of in-app purchases, not due to any mature content or strong language.     Spelling Master (4.5/5 stars, currently free, … Read more

App Spotlight: New Release Hidden Object Adventure Games

Here are three of the latest hidden object adventure apps, with seek-and-find screens, puzzles and mini-games.     Beyond the Unknown: A Matter of Time Collector’s Edition – Full (4/5 stars, currently priced at $4.99) Pay once, play forever! No in-app purchases! Your grandfather disappeared at sea years ago while searching for the legendary Golden … Read more

App Spotlight: Cut The Rope Series

The addictive, adorable series of Cut the Rope physics-based puzzle games are currently available for $2 each, 99 cents in the case of Cut the Rope: Time Travel, HD.     Cut the Rope HD (4.5/5 stars) Eager to learn more about Om Nom’s adventures? Watch “Om Nom Stories” cartoons and other amazing videos on … Read more

Kids on Fire: Preschooler Literacy Apps From Originator

Originator Inc. is the developer of two award winning preschooler literacy apps that are also perfect for kindergartners just beginning to read. Endless Alphabet (4.5/5 stars, currently priced at $8.99) Set the stage for reading success with this delightfully interactive educational app. Kids will have a blast learning their ABC’s and building vocabulary with the … Read more