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<b>1. iReward Chart</b><br/>

Available on iPhone, Android, Windows Phone 7 and Kindle, £2.49

This app tracks good behaviour of your children by criteria you set up yourself, by awarding stars.

<b>1. iReward Chart</b><br/> Available on iPhone, Android, Windows Phone 7 and Kindle, £2.49 This app tracks good behaviour of your children by criteria you set up yourself, by awarding stars.

&lt;b&gt;2. My Pregnancy Today&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;

Available on iPhone and Android, free

This app enables you to track your pregnancy on its calendar and provides advice for each stage of development.

<b>2. My Pregnancy Today</b><br/> Available on iPhone and Android, free This app enables you to track your pregnancy on its calendar and provides advice for each stage of development.

&lt;b&gt;3. Baby Monitor &amp; Alarm&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;

Available on iPhone and Android, £1.99

Use your smartphone as a baby monitor when you are in another room. This app sends alerts to another phone when the baby wakes.

<b>3. Baby Monitor & Alarm</b><br/> Available on iPhone and Android, £1.99 Use your smartphone as a baby monitor when you are in another room. This app sends alerts to another phone when the baby wakes.

&lt;b&gt;4. NCT Babychange&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;

Available on iPhone and iPad, free

NCT Babychange helps find your nearest baby-change facility when out shopping. As other users add data, it creates a map of the best places for feeding and changing.

<b>4. NCT Babychange</b><br/> Available on iPhone and iPad, free NCT Babychange helps find your nearest baby-change facility when out shopping. As other users add data, it creates a map of the best places for feeding and changing.

&lt;b&gt;5. WebMD&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;

Available on iPhone, Android and Windows Phone 7, free

WebMD provides health information for your family. It includes a symptom checker and a drugs and treatments guide.

<b>5. WebMD</b><br/> Available on iPhone, Android and Windows Phone 7, free WebMD provides health information for your family. It includes a symptom checker and a drugs and treatments guide.

&lt;b&gt;6. Nighty Night! HD&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;

Available on iPad, £1.49

A bedtime story app that lets infants put different farm animals to bed and turn off the light. The short story creates an ambient atmosphere ideal for bedtime.

<b>6. Nighty Night! HD</b><br/> Available on iPad, £1.49 A bedtime story app that lets infants put different farm animals to bed and turn off the light. The short story creates an ambient atmosphere ideal for bedtime.

&lt;b&gt;7. World Atlas HD&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;

Available on iPad, £1.49

An electronic atlas with high-definition images of worldwide locations. Children can get an understanding of the globe by tapping different countries.

<b>7. World Atlas HD</b><br/> Available on iPad, £1.49 An electronic atlas with high-definition images of worldwide locations. Children can get an understanding of the globe by tapping different countries.

&lt;b&gt;8.Letter Box&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;

Available on 3DS, free

This letter-writing app enables 3DS users to exchange handwritten messages. Parents and children can swap pictures and audio messages.

<b>8.Letter Box</b><br/> Available on 3DS, free This letter-writing app enables 3DS users to exchange handwritten messages. Parents and children can swap pictures and audio messages.

&lt;b&gt;9. Dinner Spinner&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;

Available on iPhone and Android, free

This app suggests dinner recipes from a range of All Recipes quick meals. Select by the type of dish you require or ingredients you have.

<b>9. Dinner Spinner</b><br/> Available on iPhone and Android, free This app suggests dinner recipes from a range of All Recipes quick meals. Select by the type of dish you require or ingredients you have.

&lt;b&gt;10. Toddler Lock&lt;/b&gt;&lt;br/&gt;

Available on Android, free

A simple application that protects your Android phone from children's prying fingers. A key sequence is required before the phone's functions can be used.

<b>10. Toddler Lock</b><br/> Available on Android, free A simple application that protects your Android phone from children's prying fingers. A key sequence is required before the phone's functions can be used.

<b>1. iReward Chart</b><br/> Available on iPhone, Android, Windows Phone 7 and Kindle, £2.49 This app tracks good behaviour of your children by criteria you set up yourself, by awarding stars.

1. iReward Chart Available on iPhone, Android, Windows Phone 7 and Kindle, £2.49

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