Kids and Education
Hakitzu Elite: Robot Hackers
Free, iOS and Android
Free, iOS and Windows 8
‘Learn almost anything for free’. The Khan Academy is the world’s most popular free online educational organisation and now this non-profit has a great app for Windows 8 and your iOS devices. Designed to be compatible with the ‘modern UI’ aesthetics, this app is the best way to view the complete library of the academy which includes over 4,400 videos that cover topics ranging from maths and science to finance and history. The easy-to-use app lets you access the school of the future to prepare for IIT-JEE, learn Greek philosophy and find out what is Abstract Expressionism all in one evening.
Tim the Fox
Free, iOS and Android Rs 110, Windows Phone 8
Tim the Fox is an educational game aimed at preschoolers between the ages two and four. It introduces the kids to a fox called Tim who teaches them various things like differentiating between edible and non-edible foods, dressing for different weather, counting from one to 10 and building beautiful puzzles. Like any good kid’s game, it has a great character, good animations and teaches life skills while being fun.