Chip & Company Week in Review, February 13, 2012

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Chip & Company Week in Review.  There have been a lot of stories to read about, so here are the stories that caught our eye last week:In a bit of Disney History, the reports are that Walt Disney is close to acquiring the script for “Saving Mr. Banks.” This story tells how Walt Disney finally was able to acquire the script from P.L. Travers for the making of Mary Poppins. Starting this Wednesday, February 15th, the Magic Kingdom is introducing some … [Read more...]




iPad Review: Disney Princesses A Royal Christmas

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In the last of my iPad reviews, today I'm taking a look at Disney Princesses: A Royal Christmas, which is available at the iTunes store at a cost of $4.99, and is available for both iPhone and iPad devices.A Royal Christmas is a really good app to have in your library.  Like the other apps from Disney Publishing Worldwide Applications, this one is designed to help younger readers develop their reading skills in a fun, interactive way.  The nice thing about this app is that it contains three … [Read more...]




Chip & Company Week in Review, February 6, 2012

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Chip & Company Week in Review.  There have been a lot of stories to read about, so here are the stories that caught our eye last week:Have you heard about the special D23 event “Disneyland Off the Map?”  If so, will you be there on March 6th? Have you made your plans yet for the Epcot International Flower & Garden Show?  It will be around from March 7th – May 20th, 2012, so look into making your plans soon if you are going! For those of you … [Read more...]




iPad Review: Toy Story Showtime app!

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In the next series of iPad apps that I'm reviewing, today I'm going to share with you my impressions of Disney Publishing Worldwide Applications app "Toy Story Showtime", which is available for $4.99 at the iTunes Store.  Similar to Pooh's Birthday Surprise, which I recently reviewed, the Toy Story app is an interactive storybook app, designed to help early readers develop some good reading skills while having fun at the same time!  The plot behind the story revolves around all of your favorite … [Read more...]




iPad Review: Pooh’s Birthday Surprise

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The folks at Disney Publishing Worldwide Apps have released several iPad apps, and today I'm going to review for you Pooh's Birthday Surprise.  This app is for younger children, and the app itself is available at the iTunes store for both the iPad and the iPhone (or newer generations of the iPod Touch), and costs $4.99.In the story, the narrator helps to guide you along in the story of Winnie the Pooh's birthday, and the surprise party that his friends in the Hundred Acre Wood are planning … [Read more...]