Kids & The Mac

Kids & The Mac
My wife is currently 31 weeks pregnant, and in just a few weeks, I’ll have a bouncing baby boy here at my house. Needless to say, I’m scared out of my mind. But if I’m anything, it’s a planner, so today I started looking around for learning software for the kid. Sure, he won’t need Read more…

Avoid the Car Crash Play With the “Traffic Rush” App

Avoid the Car Crash Play With the “Traffic Rush” App
The trick is that the busy traffic moves at different speeds, and quite like New York drivers, the vehicle drivers in the game are completely inconsiderate toward one another, and will not slow down even if it means running someone off of the road. Read more…

“KickMap” App Makes the New York City Subway Trains Catchable

“KickMap” App Makes the New York City Subway Trains Catchable
Let’s hypothetically say that the subway is a dank underground dungeon housing miles of impregnable track that one must follow amidst confusing labyrinths, which lie beneath the concrete castles of New York City, in order to get anywhere. Well that’s New York, and its useful, necessary and intricate underground train system, the subway, is a Read more…

Moo an IMPULSIVE REVIEW of “Cows in Space” App

Moo an IMPULSIVE REVIEW of “Cows in Space” App
“In a failed galactic operation, the cows of earth have ended up floating around in space!” The “Cows in Space” App is free for a limited time! Somehow the U.S. government has accidentally fired and lost all of the earth’s cows; the source of tasty burgers and filet mignon steaks are all encapsulated in oxygen Read more…

The “50 cent ‘Baby By Me’ sound lab” App Needs to Return to the Lab

The “50 cent ‘Baby By Me’ sound lab” App Needs to Return to the Lab
The current number nine in the “Top Downloaded” free applications list from the App Store is “50 cent ‘Baby By Me’ sound lab,” and it is the worst thing Apple has ever approved! Though it may appear harmless, or possibly even potentially entertaining to fans of the rap star, 50 cent, there can be no Read more…

IMPULSIVE REVIEW of Star Wars “Lightsaber” App

IMPULSIVE REVIEW of Star Wars “Lightsaber” App
“No Luke…I am your father,” said Darth Vader to the distraught and hysterical Luke Skywalker. How did they get to this point? Well with a bloody good, kick-ass Lightsaber battle, of course! Free from the Apple Store is the Star Wars “Lightsaber” application. Boot up the epic program and pick from Darth Vader, the evil Read more…

IMPULSIVE REVIEW of “Seafood Watch” Application

IMPULSIVE REVIEW of “Seafood Watch” Application
“I’ll have the…no that fish is poisonous…wait that one is endangered,” said the knowledgeable seafood customer. The waiter was most impressed with the respectful way in which the seafood connoisseur conducted business, and the result was that the customer enjoyed the succulent Caribbean spiny lobster, that had been flown in from Florida. If seafood is Read more…

IMPULSIVE REVIEW of “TowerMadness Zero” for iPhone Defense

IMPULSIVE REVIEW of “TowerMadness Zero” for iPhone Defense
Fire! Defend! Plant numerous war towers to expel alien invaders trying to abduct your flock of sheep for their twisted experiments. Sound like an alien-shooting-good-time…well it is! “TowerMadness Zero” is a complete version that is free for the iPhone. Immerse the iPhone in a 3-D overhead view of a farm bordered by woods and two Read more…

IMPULSIVE REVIEW of “City Time Lite” App

IMPULSIVE REVIEW of “City Time Lite” App
Well it was another typical romance: girl sees guy’s writing over internet; girl falls madly in love with his words; girl tracks guy down on Facebook to start an engaging electronic penpal/email relationship…only problem was that she was in London…he was in New York! Welcome to the “City Time” App. The free application for the Read more…

IMPULSIVE REVIEW of “Perfect Balance: Lost Trials” App

IMPULSIVE REVIEW of “Perfect Balance:  Lost Trials” App
Physics geeks this one’s for you! The “Perfect Balance: Lost Trials” Game application for the iPhone involves puzzling situations where shapes must be placed on geometric objects so that they do not fall off of the screen. An engineered gravity is in place, and triangles, circles, squares, and other strange non-symmetrical shapes are picked up Read more…