Recommended Mobile and Online Services from Public Broadcasting

This list can help you find mobile apps and websites as well as other online services provided by public broadcasting. Select terms from the lists below (hold the control/command button while clicking to select multiple terms) and click apply. Only items that match all of your selected terms will appear.

Antiques Roadshow

Announcing the Antiques Roadshow app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch! Join the fun as you test your appraisal skills on actual items brought to Roadshows across the USA.

iPad App, iPhone App
Show Info
Composer of the Day iPhone

Want to learn a little more about composers? Download our free Composer of the Day app, for iPhone and iPod touch.

  • 366 composers (yes, one for Feb. 29 too!)
  • Concise, one-sentence biographies.
  • Links to sound clips for each composer.

 

iPhone App
Free, Music News
Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood

Meet Daniel Tiger, PBS’s newest neighbor. Playing is learning as you explore bedtime and bathtime and play pretend doctor at Daniel’s house. 

iPad App, iPhone App
Kid Friendly
Electric Company Wordball

HEY YOU GUYYYYYS! Let’s see your mad, mad word skills!

iPhone App
Free, Kid Friendly
FETCH! Lunch Rush

HELLO, HOLLYWOOD!
In case you hadn’t heard, Ruff Ruffman, canine host of the PBS KIDS TV series, FETCH! with Ruff Ruffman, is making a movie! Of course, he’s in over his head and he needs your help, like, yesterday.

iPhone App
Free, Kid Friendly
Martha Speaks Dog Party

Martha Speaks Dog Party stars Martha, the talking dog from the popular PBS KIDS TV series Martha Speaks. The goal of the TV series is to bolster oral vocabulary, the words we use when we talk. This game is designed to help kids understand what words mean when they hear them.

Martha Speaks Dog Party includes four games in a single app that introduce a total of 36 vocabulary words.

iPhone App
Kid Friendly

The free PBS KIDS Video app includes clips and full episodes from PBS KIDS series like THE CAT IN THE HAT KNOWS A LOT ABOUT THAT!, DINOSAUR TRAIN, CURIOUS GEORGE, SUPER WHY, SESAME STREET, WORDGIRL and  WILD KRATTS.

iPad App, iPhone App
PBS NewsHour

The app provides easy, mobile access to all content produced by the PBS NewsHour.

iPhone App
Planet Money

Get the best Planet Money has to offer built specifically for your iPhone. It's the global economy in your pocket.

iPad App, iPhone App
Public Radio Player

The Public Radio Player is a free iPhone application that offers streaming audio from public radio stations across the United States. The Public Radio Player currently offers approximately 481 station streams (including WXXI-AM 1370, Classical 91.5, and WRUR 88.5) and over 1,000 on-demand programs.

iPhone App