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Christmas Apps for Family iPad

iPad Christmas Apps for FamilyWill the holiday season heading towards full swing, and all the recent data about the astonishing rate of adoption of the iPad, we can guess that sales up to Christmas time will only further push this tablet device towards ubiquitous status. And, the iPad is the closest we have yet come to a “family computer”. We only have one device in our household, and it is in high demand.

With that in mind, and for those who are looking at treating someone in the family or even the whole family to some iPad love this Christmas. What are the apps that populate your family iPad at home? This article shows you top 9 Christmas apps for family iPad. And you can enjoy your iPad at will in this Christmas!

Christmas Apps for Family iPad: Games

iPad Christmas Apps for Family: Scrabble for iPadScrabble for iPad – The best SCRABBLE ever, designed just for iPad™! Enjoy the fantastically fun game you know and love with stunning HD-quality graphics, quick, easy play and incredible exclusive features. America’s favorite word game is an iPad essential – now more than ever!

Catan – This game has helped me turn my lovely partner another cog towards the GeekSide. After a few games together she downloaded the iPhone version and now plays on her commute to work.

Christmas Apps for Family iPad: eBooks

The Lorax – Dr. Seuss has to be a favorite in any household and while the offering from Oceanhouse Media is increasingly comprehensive, my children and I still turn to this app when we feel like a good bedtime read that reinforces our values and ideas about what we want fr this world.

Animalia – This Graeme Base Classic looks extraordinary on the screen and can still be enjoyed by the whole family. The built in game that asks you to seek out specific items is well designed and the ability now to loom in on the detail of Base’s artwork means that the kids will sometimes be hard pressed to get this back off the adults.

Christmas Apps for Family iPad: VLCChristmas Apps for Family iPad: Video

VLC – This media player is as trusty on the iPad as it is on other platforms. A great way to share family movies, or add a few cartoons for long trips in the car.

Christmas Apps for Family iPad: Information & Education

Dinosaurs – This apps for family Christmas iPad from the American Museum of Natural History is stunning in its mosaic design and perfect for anoyone whose children are still well entrenched in the dinosaur phase. It also has excellent information for projects and is so beautiful, you’ll find it is a great one for the family to explore together and continue to learn about these giants that once roamed the earth.

Park Math – Come play at the park, and learn to count, add, subtract, sort and more! Park Math introduces early math concepts to children in Preschool and Kindergarten (ages 1-6). Brought to you by Duck Duck Moose, the creators of Wheels on the Bus and Itsy Bitsy Spider, and winners of three Parents' Choice Gold Awards.

Christmas Apps for Family iPad: For Younger Children

iPad Christmas Apps for Family: ChimesChimes – Chimes is a musical experience, built around the intersection of sight, touch, and sound. Through a series of levels, it invites the player to solve increasingly complex puzzles, rewarding the effort with a cascade of pleasing sounds. Those sounds form the essence of the game's identity: at its core, Chimes is about producing beautiful melodies. No matter how the game is played, the result is always perfect harmony.

Christmas Apps for Family iPad: Dinner

Epicurious – This iPad Christmas apps for family from award-winning food site Epicurious.com includes over 28,000 delicious, professionally tested recipes from renowned magazines such as Bon Appétit and Gourmet, popular cookbooks, top chefs, and leading restaurants. The app works on both the iPhone and iPad, giving you an experience optimized for whichever device you're currently using.

So, that is my list for now. What apps are your family using? And, we'll focussed on featuring Christmas apps for family iPad that are used regularly and are enjoyed by the whole family. Just stay with us and have a nice Christmas!

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