Tuesday, January 16, 2018

KidTech

KidTech

Ever wondered why boys and girls choose particular toys, particular colors and particular stories? Why is it that girls want to dress in pink and to be princesses, or boys want to be Darth...

Children browsing the web on their own can quickly run into inappropriate content, but the best way to approach this remains a big debate. When they’re young, do you sit next to them as they...

By Julian Horsey, courtesy Geeky-Gadgets - A new camera kit has been created called the Bigshot that provides everything you need to build your very own camera. The idea behind the Bigshot camera is to help children...

(courtesy SiliconValley) Just days after the Los Gatos-based video-on-demand company let its streaming-video rights with Viacom expire, Amazon announced Tuesday a $200 million exclusive licensing deal for hundreds of popular Viacom childrens’ shows, including...

Kids' cartoon characters twice as likely to die as counterparts in films for adults:

Ten Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College students won 16 national awards this summer at competitions in which both community college and university-level career and technical students competed. Five of the wins came from the SkillsUSA...

Crystle Martin, University of California, Irvine and Mimi Ito, University of California, Irvine | In this digital age, we have assumed that smartphones and apps are the new normal for youth. A recently released Pew Research Center...

by (courtesy vitaminw) Tired of your cell phone dying at inopportune moments? Well, thanks to 18-year-old Eesha Khare that annoying problem may be a thing of the past. Khare beat out 1,600 other finalists to win...

UI researchers hope their study will influence interactive education apps - UNIVERSITY OF IOWA Can babies use iPads? If you've ever viewed YouTube videos of infants and toddlers using iPads, then you know the answer is a...

courtesy Cincinatti.com STEM education in the Milford Exempted Village School District is reaching new heights through a program being launched this fall. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. Superintendent Dr. Robert Farrell, Milford School...

Helicopter Taxi If your children are into transportation and making things go,  Helicopter Taxi is a must-have app. Using augmented reality, this app  uses the device’s camera to create an effect of a helicopter flying ...

courtesy airingnews.com, Casey Lin, an Industrial Design student, has reinvented the glossy hi-tech speaker by repurposing wood and glass. Lin’s ‘Timbre Speakers‘ utilizes the acoustic properties of wood and glass to create a beautifully simple...