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Nabi Compete is a fitness tracker for kids

The maker of the kid-friendly Nabi line of tablets is launching its first fitness tracker. The Nabi Compete is a bracelet that you can put on a youngster to track steps and sync the data with a smartphone app. Not convinced that this’ll be enough to get your kid off the couch? That’s where the […]

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LittleBits unveils tech projects for kids

If you have a little one that is always taking apart your electronics in order to see how they work, littleBits has something that will keep your gadgets intact while satisfying your tyke’s urge to invent. It’s called the Gizmos and Gadgets Kit and it comes with enough stuff to make 12 DIY tech projects, […]

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Hands-on with the Kurio Smart $200 Windows tablet for kids

The Kurio Smart is a 2-in-1 Windows tablet aimed at kids. It has a bright blue and white design, a sturdy (but not particularly rugged) case design, and a detachable keyboard which lets kids use the 8.9 inch computer as a touchscreen tablet or as a little notebook. Toys R Us recently began offering the […]

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Amazon launches $100 Fire Kids Edition tablet

A year after introducing its first “Kids Edition” tablet, Amazon has a new model, and this time it costs $50 less. The new Amazon Fire Kids Edition is a $100 tablet with a 7 inch display, a rugged bumper case, and a 2-year “worry-free” guarantee that Amazon will replace the tablet if it breaks. The tablet also […]

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Rent a kid-friendly tablet from $10 per month (Nabi Pass Tab)

The company that makes the Nabi line of kid-friendly tablets also offers a subscription-based service called Nabi Pass that lets you access age appropriate apps, games, music, videos, and eBooks for $4.99 per month. Now the company’s going a step further by launching a $9.99 per month subscription plan that includes all of those things… plus […]

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Nickelodeon launches Noggin: $6 per month mobile video service

Children’s TV provider Nickelodeon is launching a new subscription-based streaming video service that will let toddlers (or adults with childish tastes) watch kid’s shows on a smartphone or tablet. Noggin launches March 5th, and subscriptions for the ad-free service run $5.99 per month. At launch Noggin will be iOS-only, which means you’ll need an iPhone, […]

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Amazon Fire HD Kids Edition tablets come with 2-year worry-free guarantees

Most parents will probably tell you that any tablet is a kid’s tablet… just try to keep little ones from playing with your iPad. But there are plenty of companies offering tablets designed specifically for kids… and now Amazon is entering the fray. The company’s new Fire HD Kids Edition tablets are basically the same […]

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Nabi Big Tab is a kid-friendly tablet with a TV-sized screen

Fuhu offers a range of tablets for kids, featuring 5 to 10 inch screens and a custom, kid-friendly version of Google Android. Now the company is thinking big… real big. The company’s latest tablet is called the Big Tab and it’ll come with a choice of 20 inch or 24 inch displays. Arguably these devices are […]