Screaming in the checkout line, frustration in the car, long lines at the doctor’s office, while you’re trying to visit with a friend at a coffee shop.
All scenarios where whipping out an iPhone and handing it to your kid helps to dull the pain.
In addition to having their favorite videos loaded for easy access, you should aslo have a few games ready for them to play. But storage can be tight on an iPhone, so why not choose games that you AND your kids will all enjoy. Games you can play together, can compete on, and best of all, games you understand so you can help them when they get stuck.
Here’s a list of 10 apps me and my iKids share:
Note, the update to iOS6 coming in the fall promises a lock for the home button. You’ll be able to hand it to your younger kids and not worried they’ll immediately pop out of the app by pressing the only button on the screen.
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