Children's Toy & Media Reviews Since 1978

Month: January 2010

How Will the Apple Tablet Change Our Kids’ Lives?

How Will the Apple Tablet Change Our Kids’ Lives?

People are all abuzz about Apple’s new iPad – what will it mean for you and your kids? One parent shares their thoughts.

Parents’ Choice to Evaluate Mobile Apps for Children

Parents’ Choice to Evaluate Mobile Apps for Children

At the forefront of reviewing children’s media and toys for more than thirty years, Parents’ Choice Foundation wants to know which apps are worthwhile, which ones introduce new ideas, teach a skill, show something old in a new way or extend play value. What is the quality of user experience? Is the content age appropriate? Is the game play intuitive? These are among the questions Parents’ Choice is raising. To that end, the foundation is launching “Mobile Applications” as the first new category in the Parents’ Choice Awards™ program in more than a decade.