Today’s kids are more tech-savvy than ever. If you’re hoping to get them to stop tinkering with your mobile device, check out these fun apps for kids. (Don’t worry: they’re parent-approved, too.) Download these apps from Google Play™ to keep children entertained, educated and engaged.
Kid Mode by Zoodles
What it is: Fun and educational games for kids ages 8 and under.
Kids will love: Creative activities that stimulate their minds, including art, games, and stories.
Parents will love: All their child’s favorite Android apps in one place; the fun and educational games; and the Child Lock safety feature.
Perfect for: Staying entertained during dinner parties and lengthy doctor’s office waits.
Learn more about Zoodles.
What it is: A way for kids 16 and under to tune into the popular Radio Disney anytime, anywhere.
Kids will love: Requesting songs, checking out recently played songs, creating customized “favorites” lists, discovering new bands, and entering prize giveaways.
Parents will love: The youth-targeted contemporary hits, popular yet appropriate.
Perfect for: Car rides or just hanging out at home.
Learn more about Radio Disney.
What it is: A way for children to create realistic paintings digitally.
Kids will love: The natural “brushes” with features such as opacity control and speed and direction; being able to save paintings and share them with everyone. Parents will love: Helping kids indulge in artistic passions on the go.
Perfect for: Car rides, after-school fun, or just hanging out at home.
Learn more about Painbox.
Angry Birds Seasons
What it is: Another edition of the smash-hit (and addictive) game.
Kids will love: The action and intrigue as the Angry Birds head to a new and exotic locale, with 30 brand new levels to conquer.
Parents will love: Wholesome, nonviolent gaming that keeps kids thoroughly distracted.
Perfect for: Plane rides, car trips, shopping mall trips, and more.
Learn more about Angry Birds Seasons.
Talking Tom Cat
What it is: A talking pet cat named Tom responds to your touch and repeats everything you say (with a funny voice).
Kids will love: Petting Tom, poking Tom, and touching his tail.
Parents will love: The sight of their kids laughing as they control Tom’s utterances.
Perfect for: Trips to the mall, visits to the doctor's office or any time you both need a good laugh.
Learn more about Talking Tom Cat.
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