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Touchscreen Time

Touchscreen Time

Tablets, smartphones, e-readers. Ever wonder how easily a child has access to these ubiquitous touchscreens and all the applications made for them? As in, how often are kids really getting their hot little hands on handhelds, and what are they doing once they do?

Announcing the Spring 2014 Mobile App Awards!

Announcing the Spring 2014 Mobile App Awards!

Has all the memory on your favorite device been eaten up by gobs of games that turn out to be one-hit wonders? Wish you could find a list of apps that help your children learn in a playful and age appropriate manner? The Spring 2014 list of Parents’ Choice Awards for Mobile Apps is here to help.

Shakespeare on Instagram?

Shakespeare on Instagram?

Though the digital age may seem completely contrary to the works of Shakespeare, The New York Times wants to see how today’s tech kids interpret the bard’s work.

Time Shift Your TV – Written By A Kid

Time Shift Your TV – Written By A Kid

Geek & Sundry is a website and YouTube channel devoted to nerd culture. Written by a Kid is one of Geek & Sundry’s most charming online shows.

Time Shift Your TV – Adafruit

Time Shift Your TV – Adafruit

MIT engineer Limor “Ladyada” Fried founded Adafruit Industries in 2005. It’s well worth your time to check out Ladyada’s YouTube channel.