electronics

TellSpec is a Handheld Device That Detects Food Allergens and Environmental Toxins

TellSpec is a Handheld Device That Detects Food Allergens and Environmental Toxins

Unless you’re making every single meal from scratch, it is almost impossible to tell what ingredients are hiding in your child’s food. For those kids with food sensitivities or serious food

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Circuit Stickers Transform Kids’ Art Into an Interactive Light Show!

Circuit Stickers Transform Kids’ Art Into an Interactive Light Show!

Light up ordinary drawings and arts and crafts projects with Circuit Stickers by Chibitronics. These electronic stickers, made from lead-free materials, let kids build circuits that stick to most surfaces

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Worst Baby Product Ever? Fisher-Price’s Apptivity Seat for iPad Turns Babies into Screen Staring Zombies

Worst Baby Product Ever? Fisher-Price’s Apptivity Seat for iPad Turns Babies into Screen Staring Zombies

In what can only be considered a total lapse of rational judgment on Fisher-Price’s part, the baby product giant recently released an iPad accented baby bouncer chair. Dubbed the Newborn-to-Toddler

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The Owlet Wireless iPhone Baby Breathing Monitor Enables Parents to Track Baby’s Health via Smartphone

The Owlet Wireless iPhone Baby Breathing Monitor Enables Parents to Track Baby’s Health via Smartphone

Old-fashioned walkie-talkie baby monitors just got a technological makeover with the advent of the Owlet. The device is a wireless sock-like gadget that keeps track of your child’s health via a

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Why Limiting Screen Time Will Save You Thousands of Dollars & Help the Planet

Why Limiting Screen Time Will Save You Thousands of Dollars & Help the Planet

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My First Smart Phone Encourages Imagination Not Screen Time

My First Smart Phone Encourages Imagination Not Screen Time

In a world overrun with technology, it’s fair that kids would be obsessed with smartphones. However, there are some major downsides to simply handing over your phone to your child. There are some

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School District in Texas Plans to Microchip Students to Aid with Safety and Attendance

School District in Texas Plans to Microchip Students to Aid with Safety and Attendance

Image Courtesy of Shutterstock Parents who want to know whether or not their children are cutting class or getting into trouble now have a high-tech way to keep tabs on the behavior of their sons and

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The colAR App Makes Your Child’s Coloring Pages Spring to Animated Life!

The colAR App Makes Your Child’s Coloring Pages Spring to Animated Life!

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Technology and Kids: Startling Statistics Every Parent Should Know About Addiction to iPhones & Screens

Technology and Kids: Startling Statistics Every Parent Should Know About Addiction to iPhones & Screens

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NAO the Humanoid Robot Therapist is Working Wonders With Autistic Children

NAO the Humanoid Robot Therapist is Working Wonders With Autistic Children

Meet NAO, a humanoid robot therapist who’s making amazing headway with treating children with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder). This friendly little robot is capturing attention worldwide, and

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Play-Doh 3D Printer Brings Designs You Create on Your iPad To Life

Play-Doh 3D Printer Brings Designs You Create on Your iPad To Life

Play-Doh has created a 3D printer that would even impress Dr. Seuss, the king of quirky curiosities. The printer works in tandem with the iPlay-Doh 3D app that you download to your iPad to create any

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The iPotty: Toddler Potty That Comes With Built-In Stand For iPad – Ingenious or Ridiculous?

The iPotty: Toddler Potty That Comes With Built-In Stand For iPad – Ingenious or Ridiculous?

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6 Great Green Holiday Gifts For Girls

6 Great Green Holiday Gifts For Girls

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Kitanie Interactive Digital Coloring Book Taps Into Kids’ Creativity and Art Skills

Kitanie Interactive Digital Coloring Book Taps Into Kids’ Creativity and Art Skills

We loved Jessie Riley’s playful Kiba Kiba series of books, created in conjunction with kids during arts workshops. Now Riley and her new publishing company Kitanie have taken the jump into the digital

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Swedish Daycare Tests GPS Tracking Devices for Kids

Swedish Daycare Tests GPS Tracking Devices for Kids

A parent’s worst fear is having their children go missing. A daycare in Sweden is conducting an experiment to alleviate this fear- by placing GPS tracking devices on kids while they are outside of the

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Kids Can Take a Spin with Whirleo To Save the Planet

Kids Can Take a Spin with Whirleo To Save the Planet

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WNYC’s Soundcheck Explores the Role Music Plays in the Delivery Room

WNYC’s Soundcheck Explores the Role Music Plays in the Delivery Room

Stevie Wonder? Aretha Franklyn? Pink Floyd? Metallica? In Thursday’s episode of the WNYC radio show Soundcheck, host John Schaefer and Tina Cassidy author of Birth: The Surprising History of How

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Pong™ iPhone and iPad Cases Reduce Exposure to Cell Phone Radiation

Pong™ iPhone and iPad Cases Reduce Exposure to Cell Phone Radiation

We’ve reported on cell phone radiation, especially with regard to the dangers of childrens’ exposure to iPhones and iPads on multiple occasions over the past year. Most readers have admitted

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