C5 Childs Tracker Watch: Forget big brother, big mother is watching you

When children are little, it’s reasonably easy to keep your eye on them – you can attach them to a strap on both your wrists, strap them in a buggy, or hold on to their reins. Once they’re bigger, Take2Teq is offering a new solution in the form of the C5 Childs GSM GPS Tracker … Continue reading C5 Childs Tracker Watch: Forget big brother, big mother is watching you

1stFone Mobile for 4-9 Year Olds

Gadgets don’t tend to cause a lot of controversy. Their uses and applications may be called into question sometimes, but an actually device is usually free from any condemnation or disapproval. However you get the feeling that a mobile phone aimed at four-to-nine-year-olds would cause quite a stir…and it has. Called the 1stFone, this back … Continue reading 1stFone Mobile for 4-9 Year Olds

Last-minute kids’ Christmas gadgets

Is Santa still looking for a few treats for the children/teens in your family? Here are a few neat ideas that should put you in the favourite uncle/auntie category well into the New Year (which means you get first dibs on their Christmas sweet stash!) If you’re buying for children aged around five to seven, … Continue reading Last-minute kids’ Christmas gadgets

The “Wind in the Willows” App Review

The Wind in the Willows is one of those timeless classics that has survived generations – and now it is being brought to today’s children via an app for iPad and iPhone. One of the things we all remember about the book is the beautiful illustrations – they have been drawn by many different artists … Continue reading The “Wind in the Willows” App Review

Ben 10 gets his wheels with Galactic Racing

If you have a small boy aged between about 4 and 7, you’re likely to be very familiar with Ben 10. Just quickly, for the uninitiated, Ben 10 is Ben Tennyson, ‘an ordinary boy’ who finds a weird alien watch, which turns out to be Omnitrix (or the Ultramatrix as it becomes in later series). … Continue reading Ben 10 gets his wheels with Galactic Racing

Kids Apps: My First JCB & Postman Pat Special Delivery Service

It’s amazing how quickly little ones work out how to use a smartphone – but you can use this to your advantage if you find yourself on a longer-than-expected car or train journey, or waiting in a long queue. So it’s great that there are so many apps out there aimed at little ones. Two … Continue reading Kids Apps: My First JCB & Postman Pat Special Delivery Service

Make Halloween even more fun with great spooky-wooky gadgets

Yes another Halloween has almost arrived and alongside the terrifying costumes, tins of Celebrations for trick n treaters and candle-lit pumpkins to show that we’re getting in the Halloween spirit, there is a growing emphasis on blood-curdling gadgets circulating each October. Check out some of the best Halloween gadgets for 2011. 123 Glow HD Colouring … Continue reading Make Halloween even more fun with great spooky-wooky gadgets