Explore Daniel Tiger’s Neighbhorhood


This week PBS KIDS announced the launch of Explore Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, a new app based on the hit series DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD.  Come see and explore Daniel Tiger's neighborhood in this fun new app.   We just love Daniel Tiger for many reasons!  I love how he and his friends help kids learn about the world around them in such a playful way! The new Explore Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood app is designed for kids ages 2-5, and extends the series’ social-emotional curriculum by encouraging open-ended, imaginative play. Bringing the neighborhood directly to your fingertips, the app allows kids to visit familiar places and create stories about their friend Daniel Tiger. If your children like Daniel Tiger, they will get a kick out of visiting the neighborhood and playing in the music store, at the doctors, and even decorate a cake at the bakery.  Warning: this … [Read more...]

In the Spotlight: Seth Socolow of the SF AppShow

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This past weekend I participated in Karen Robertson's "How to Create and Market Your App" event in San Francisco via Skype.  Gotta love technology!  I was part of the Workshop Event Panel as Karen wanted to showcase authors/developers who self-published as well as authors who are traditionally published.  It was a great event and I had a chance to speak to Seth Socolow, Executive Producer of the AppShow who was the moderator of the Author Panel.  His company provides a way for developers to showcase their newly released app - whether it be a game, storybook or educational app.  There are many ways to get the word out there about your app - and I explained during the event that having a successful product is one part creating a GOOD app and two parts marketing.  The AppShow is one way  to showcase it in front of a large audience!  I had a chance to speak to Seth about his company and his … [Read more...]

Kid-Capsule Giveaway Winners Announced!


Zen Labs provided us with ten (10) promo codes to hand out for their wonderful Kid-Capsule App which helps you to organize all of your photo's on your iPhone.  I know this is a much needed app in my household and look forward to using it to organize the hundreds of pictures we have taken since we first bought the iPhone. Congratulations to the following mates who won a code (or two).  You can always gift a code forward to a friend who might need this helpful app! 1. Samantha Delaney 2. Susan Niemeyer 3. Monica Horn 4. Monica Horn 5. Marita Lightbody 6. Rebecca Cox 7. Vicki McMeans 8. Linda Schaefer McCrane 9. Linda Schaefer McCrane 10. Marita Lightbody Thanks all who participated and a big thanks to Anahelena at Zen Labs for providing us with these goodies!   … [Read more...]