BBC Launches CBeebies App


The BBC has released a new mobile app for its youngest viewers, “CBeebies Playtime.”

Now available for free for Android, iOS and Kindle Fire devices in the U.K., the app lets kids play four different games with their favorite CBeebies characters including the Alphablocks, the Octonauts, Tree Fu Tom and “Something Special’s” Mr Tumble.

A dedicated grown-ups area lets parents record special messages for their little ones and find out about each games’ learning benefits.