What is AppStar Picks?
AppStar Picks is a unique and innovative app that provides a smart way for you to discover a catalog of over 320 best apps for kids that have been thoroughly independently tested and reviewed just for you.
AppStar Picks is a universal app for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. It has been designed to help families, teachers and educators discover some of the best apps for kids available. It offers a catalog of over 250 curated apps for kids of all ages, from toddlers to teenagers, categorized by subject. It includes books, early learning, education, games, art & creative play, entertainment and utilities.
It is a catalogue of over 250 app reviews written by 4 independent review sites known for their fair and impartial reviews:
♥ Fun Educational Apps a top independent review site for quality apps developed to stimulate and encourage fun learning for children
♥ Digital Storytime a top resource for the best Storybook apps for kids
♥ Applicable2U, a review blog of iPad, iPhone and iTouch applications that relate to educators and parents
♥ Teachers With Apps, a premier source for educational app discovery
♥ The iMums, Four Mums from around the world dedicated to review apps from a mother's perspective and to educate parents about the variety of apps available for children of all abilities –
♥ Apps for Homeschooling reviews educational apps from the perspective of a real homeschooling mother of five –
All apps are categorized by subjects and includes books, early learning, education, games, art & creative play, entertainment and utilities.
Thanks to AppGrade, a specialist in database management, AppStar Picks offers many search options, a top design including day and night modes, and many other exclusive features:
✔ Shows when the reviewed apps price has been reduced
✔ Ability to view pictures from reviewed apps in full screen mode (most pics are in HD-quality)
✔ "Cover Flow" mode - just turn the device into a horizontal position and enjoy the list of big pictures of apps
✔ Day/night modes optimized to read in light or in the dark;
✔ Settings allow you to modify the interface to suit your individual preferences;
✔ Comfortable manual zoom in texts and lists;
✔ Full screen mode;
✔ "Smart search" through the entire collection, with the results highlighted, will find a desired app easy;
✔ "Wish list" and "History" will help you to choose the best loved app to get it later;
✔ The App works in both landscape and portrait modes, and restarts at the exact point where you left it;
✔ App is integrated with Facebook and Twitter so you can share your experience with your friends;
✔ You can print reviews via AirPrint or send its parts to your friends via e-mail or post on Facebook