Childrens books

03.07.12
Scholastic enters the e-book fray with Storia and 1,000 children's stories
03.07.12

Scholastic enters the e-book fray with Storia and 1,000 children's stories

Between Google Books, iBooks, Nook, Kindle, Kobo, Sony... you'd figure the e-book field was crowded...

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12.06.11
Lenovo's rugged ThinkPad X130e targets students, arrives December 20 for $469
12.06.11

Lenovo's rugged ThinkPad X130e targets students, arrives December 20 for $469

When we first spotted leaked photos of Lenovo's ThinkPad X130e, we just kind of assumed it was th...

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08.08.11
Preview of Bartleby Vol. 2 iPad app shows possibility of future AirPlay integration
08.08.11

Preview of Bartleby Vol. 2 iPad app shows possibility of future AirPlay integration

We covered Monster Costume's interactive children's book Bartleby in 2010, and multiple TUAW re...

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05.16.11
Scott's Submarine adds some new twists to interactive children's books
05.16.11

Scott's Submarine adds some new twists to interactive children's books

The field of interactive children's books for iOS has become pretty staid as publishers have gotte...

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03.08.11
Ultimate Dinopedia brings dinosaurs to life on your iPad
03.08.11

Ultimate Dinopedia brings dinosaurs to life on your iPad

The Ultimate Dinopedia (US$5.99) from National Geographic is a wonderful reference app that will q...

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02.25.11
Jack and Joe: A lovely interactive book for small children
02.25.11

Jack and Joe: A lovely interactive book for small children

Jack and Joe (US $2.99) is the first of what will surely become a series of interactive storybo...

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01.21.11
Two iOS apps meant to teach toddlers valuable lessons
01.21.11

Two iOS apps meant to teach toddlers valuable lessons

There is a new trend starting in interactive children's media: books that don't really tell a ful...

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01.18.11
Rapunzel 3D and Goldilocks 3D: Two gimmicky and unfocused e-book apps
01.18.11

Rapunzel 3D and Goldilocks 3D: Two gimmicky and unfocused e-book apps

Rapunzel 3D and Goldilocks 3D are two US$1.99 interactive children's books from Bacciz Apps. I'm so...

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12.24.10
Grimm's Rapunzel is an interactive pop-up book done right
12.24.10

Grimm's Rapunzel is an interactive pop-up book done right

Although a number of interactive children's books have billed themselves as being pop-up (or pop-out...

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