May 17th, 2013

He's one of the biggest names in children's entertainment in the UK, but now Justin Fletcher is hoping for similar popularity on the App Store with Justin's World – Goldilocks and the Three Bears. It's...

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May 16th, 2013

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Earlier this year, children's apps developer Toca Boca acquired one of its peers, Zinc Roe, before rebranding the studio as Sago Sago. Now it's released its first app since the merger: Sago Mini Sound...

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April 29th, 2013

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With in-app purchasing something of a contentious issue at the moment, Apple has published a guide to IAP on the App Store. The guide, simply titled Learn More About In-App Purchases, is largely aimed...

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April 26th, 2013

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Yesterday was a busy day for children's apps publishers, to say the least. Nosy Crow and StoryToys released their latest fairytale book-apps, while Disney launched a Story Theater creative app based on...

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April 24th, 2013

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With kids’ apps very much in the spotlight at the moment, the reaction to Play Fanta: Saving The Source should be interesting. It is a graphic novel iOS app from Coca-Cola, in which the Fanta crew strive...

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April 17th, 2013

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UK startup Made in Me has signed up another publisher for its Me Books app: HarperCollins. Nine of the publisher's children's books will be converted to digital stories for Me Books this year, swelling...

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April 12th, 2013

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Book publisher Penguin and Moshi Monsters creator Mind Candy have announced a new global publishing partnership to work on "original, cross-platform brands". The partnership builds on the companies'...

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April 12th, 2013

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The UK's Office of Fair Trading is stepping in to the debate around children's apps and in-app purchases, launching an investigation into practices in web and mobile games. “We are concerned that...

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April 2nd, 2013

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Disney has launched a string of iOS book-apps based on its most famous films, but now it's gathering stories together into a single app: Disney Storytime. Launched in the US late last week, the app...

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