Fancy exploring light on iPad with a robot named Bobo?
Most of the apps we cover on Apps Playground are for children under five - partly because that includes our two sons - but that doesn't mean we'll be ignoring those aimed at older kids. Here's one that looks top-notch: Bobo Explores Light.
Released this week by Game Collage, it's a marvellous-looking iPad science app for 8-12 year-olds, focused on all things light. That means everything from lasers, reflection, refraction, photosynthesis, the Northern Lights and the human eye itself.
Using a book metaphor, Bobo Explores Light has more than 100 pages, divided between 21 topics in total. There are articles, videos, animation ...