iPad

Better! The Summer Issue of Timbuktu Magazine! After all, isn’t summer supposed to be fun? Why bother kids with a workbook, we thought, when we can keep them engaged, entertained and can make them practice reading, spelling, math and science with an iPad magazine designed around them? Since we launched the…

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In the new version of Timbuktu Magazine (that we launched a few days ago) not only did we implement a subscription and a grown-ups zone for IAP purchases, but we also introduced an amazing group of characters to help children learn Common Core State Standards skills, with a twist. The…

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There’s been a lot of demonization of developers using in-app purchases inside apps aimed at children. A few days ago Apple had to refund customers in the U.K. when their five-year-old boy accidentally spent $2,500 in in-app purchases in just 15 minutes. The settlement obviously made headlines and the debate followed. Sadly,…

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When we started Timbuktu, our goal was creating a digital editorial product that could replicate and enhance the quality of some great magazines for kids we loved as children. We’ve always thought of Timbuktu as a starting point to explore the world using imagination, parents and kids together. Why a…

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In December, the Timbuktu Calendar becomes a real Advent Calendar! It is full of Christmas stories, games, letters, and activities that will make the weeks that lead up to Christmas truly special. Let us give you some quick anticipations of some of the most beautiful stories you’ll find in Timbuktu in…

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We’re thrilled to announce that the new version of Timbuktu is finally available for free on the App Store! We’ve worked our tails off these past few months, and we’re ready to rock family time even more. How? With the new Timbuktu, parents can find a new great story to share with…

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If you like cowboys, guns and great graphic design, this is the game for you. It’s a quick-fire dueling game that can be played both in 1 and 2 players mode. Be the first to tap on your side of the screen and beat the quickest outlaws ever. 31 unique…

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