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Sep 12 2015
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Summer is upon us and it seems like everyone is going on vacation! Whether you’re taking a day trip or a two week long vacation aboard, here are three apps that can make traveling a much more enjoyable experience. Localuer It’s a cross between a traveler’s guide and Instagram that comes highly recommended for those who can handle a little spontaneity on vacation. This app allows users to find some of the best places for food, entertainment, fitness, and sightseeing...

Jan 02 2015
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The best thing about apps is that they only take 5 seconds to download – perfect for last minute activity and gift ideas. Below are suggestions of several free Valentine apps that are sure to make your children feel the love. Disney Where’s My Valentine? App from Disney is a mini version of the most popular Disney apps Where’s My Water and Where’s My Perry. Kids learn liquid physics and strategic problem solving while playing games. It has 12 exclusive love-themed game...

Nov 18 2014
Comments Off on Best Kid’s Apps for The Holidays

APP: PET BINGO Reviewed by Duck Duck Moose, Inc. Come watch your child’s understanding of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division grow with their very own pets! Pet Bingo is a playful game for kindergarten through fourth grade students. The game is aligned with Common Core state standards for math. Kids will visually learn and practice addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Pet Bingo includes unique educational hints that teachers have developed...

Sep 09 2014
Comments Off on App Action: Parents Can Block Teen Texting and Driving

Teens and texting are a familiar pair but it can also be a dangerous combination behind the wheel. A move from Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office is intended to help prevent distracted driving. Fingers typing, eyes averted from the road: for too many teens by the time they look up it’s too late. Now parents have a tool to help reduce risky driving. The teen driver safety program from Esurance was approved for policy holders in New York by Cuomo. Check to see if it is approved in your...