Grab the Goodies to Educate About Underage Alcohol Consumption (Review)

As part of the back to school season, I’m on the lookout for tech and tools to help families have a healthy and productive school year. When the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility (FAAR) asked me to take a look at a new educational app[more]

It’s not easy finding educational apps for your kids. The app stores are chock-full of choices, but which ones are quality? Which ones aren’t? Verizon set out to help its customers make choices with Verizon Educational Tools. The app includes rev[more]

Down the Rabbit Hole with Hohokum [Video Game Review]

If I were to imagine a trip to Alice’s Wonderland, replete with a conversation with the Cheshire Cat and directional signs pointing in opposite directions, it would look a lot like Sony’s latest puzzle adventure, Hohokum. This collaboration betwe[more]

Verizon Innovative App Challenge Asks Kids to Dream Big

The Verizon Foundation has just announced the 2015 Innovative App Challenge. Middle and high school students are invited to form teams of 5-7 students with a faculty advisor and to dream up an app concept in one of three areas: Education, Healthcare,[more]

5 Free Must-Have Android Apps for House Selling and Buying

As I’ve mentioned, we recently bought a new house. When we bought our last house, 10 years ago, people still weren’t entirely embracing technology as a tool. My real estate agent at the time couldn’t quite grasp that I was doing my own online r[more]

Merida and Maleficent to Join Marvel Heroes in Disney Infinity 2.0

So I slacked off with the announcement of Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes (2.0 Edition). Disney Infinity is the most played video game in our house, largely due to the creativity allowed in the Toy Box Mode. They love working together to create [more]