Sunday, July 23, 2017

KidTech

KidTech

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 Science Daily.  A social computer game designed by researchers in computer science and educational psychology at the University of Illinois can identify bullies in elementary school classrooms and help scholars better understand peer...

According to the second annual Halifax Insurance Digital Home Index, a study offered by banking chain Halifax, one-third of 7 to 8-year-olds, two-thirds of 9 to 11-year-olds, and nearly nine in ten of 12...

From talking bears to smartwatches, the American International Toy Fair hosted countless tech toys. Here's a look at the top 10 kids' gadgets hitting stores later this year. The Kidizoom smartwatch helps kids tell time, and...

Homeroom. Spring Break. Autonomous robots. They’re all top of mind for the kid roboticists who streamed into the FIRST Robotics Competition in St. Louis, Mo. By Will Park Earlier this week, teams of high school students...

by Joshua Melvin (courtesy mercurynews.com) SAN FRANCISCO --A Santa Clara car rental startup has provoked a legal dustup at San Francisco International Airport, making it the latest in a series of battles between rule testing...

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...

Research at the 169th ASA meeting in Pittsburgh suggests that by tending to avoid baby talk, men may provide a bridge for language acquisition for their children WASHINGTON, D.C., May 19, 2015 -- Even to...

Tablets for Kids: Which deliver the most bang for the buck? The Chicago O’Hare TSA agent was curious, eying the stack of colorful tablets I was trying to hurry through airport screening. I took a guess. “You have...

Courtesy of Hulu/The Jim Henson Company Hulu is quickly boosting it's programming line up to tap children's programming with the help of The Jen Henson Co.  “Our pod squad is right at home with Hulu...

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...