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Market trends, politics, technologies, media, and innovations at the crossroads of 21st-century entertainment and education.
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Mind Candy gets ready for battle

Mind Candy gets ready for battle | Smart Media | Scoop.it
Moshi Monsters maker Mind Candy has unveiled its latest franchise, a combat strategy game called World of Warriors.
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I must confess to disappointment that the history-inspired character types appears to be little more than a convenient criteria for avatar skins. 

 

And, perhaps more importantly: how is this any different from the latest Clash of Clans ripoff? 

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Mobile apps get rating system

Mobile apps get rating system | Smart Media | Scoop.it
Taking a virtual page from the video game world, mobile apps will be subject to age-based ratings thanks to a new partnership between the ESRB and wireless association CTIA, which was announced in full detail yesterday.
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"A Charlie Brown Christmas" Makes the iPad Feel Like Magic

"A Charlie Brown Christmas" Makes the iPad Feel Like Magic | Smart Media | Scoop.it
"A Charlie Brown Christmas" is on iOS and Android in a nostalgically delicious new app.
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Crayola’s Digital Shift to Ebooks | Good E-Reader - ebook Reader and Tablet PC News

Crayola’s Digital Shift to Ebooks | Good E-Reader - ebook Reader and Tablet PC News | Smart Media | Scoop.it
Crayola has been known for decades for its crayons and markers, but in the last several years the children’s art supply manufacturer has been branching out...
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TouchyBooks | Home - iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phone Apps. Interactive Digital books for kids

TouchyBooks | Home - iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phone Apps. Interactive Digital books for kids | Smart Media | Scoop.it

Great interactive books for kids on smartphones and tablets that make the learning process more perceptive and intuitive.


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