Tag Archives: Android

Four Amazing, Educational Apps for Older Kids

Four Amazing, Educational Apps for Older Kids

My eight-year-old son and I have spent the last few months trying out several apps aimed at older children. Here we share four he has enjoyed. Read More

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0: Confessions of an Android Newbie

Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0: Confessions of an Android Newbie

When I received an invitation to try out the new Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0, I was excited to get a chance to really crack into Apple’s nemesis: the Android operating system. I had a brief exposure to the Android OS — with Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0 — when I reviewed the Ematic FunTab Pro last holiday season. But that system had a kid-friendly GUI face that shielded users from the meat and potatoes of the OS. This time around, I dove right in. Read More

Hi, My Name Is Dakster and I Have Nomophobia

As with most technology, when smart phones first came out they were supposed to make our lives easier and less stressful. After having three different types of phones, I think that it’s actually the opposite. With every phone upgrade I’ve had, my life seems to get more stressful and I become more afraid of losing or being without it (aka…nomophobia). Read More