An App to Get Your Kids Interested in the News? Yes.

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If you've been wishing you could get your kids interested and involved in the news, Cool Mom Tech found an app that can help you do just that. See what is making the Cool Moms so enthusiastic.

I review a lot of apps for kids and thus, am inundated with spinning, whirling, jumping, and shrieking characters/animals/aliens on my iPad. But once in a while, an app comes along that makes me breathe a sigh of "well, finally." Such is the case with a ingenious app that condenses the daily news of the world and delivers it in perfectly kid-digestible form.

news-o-magic screen shot
News-O-Matic screen shot from iTunes

Read the full story at How do I get my kids more into the news? Try the interactive stylings of News-o-Matic at Cool Mom Tech.

Virginia DeBolt, BlogHer Section Editor for Tech
Virginia blogs at Web Teacher and First 50 Words.

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