Trax: The Smart Way to Monitor Kids and Pets

Thanks to smartphones equipped with GPS we’re constantly reporting our position to social media, employers or anyone else who’s interested. Being tracked is simply a part of everyday existence for most of us. But what about the precious things in your life that you want to track, your pets or your children perhaps? Buying the … Continue reading Trax: The Smart Way to Monitor Kids and Pets

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

Carrot Car Insurance: Driving Costs Down for Kids

First timer drivers face a Herculean task when it comes to getting insured on their first car. At the moment the Bank of Mum and Dad is the easiest way to get a son or daughter insured on a reasonable car without paying a fortune on insurance premiums – but this also means Mum and … Continue reading Carrot Car Insurance: Driving Costs Down for Kids

Parentsaround: Keep an eye on your kids online

One of the big worries for parents is what their children are doing online – what they’re viewing, who they’re talking to and so on. Once your kids hit a certain age, even with the best will in the world it’s hard to watch them every second, which is why a new multi-device parental control … Continue reading Parentsaround: Keep an eye on your kids online

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

Xmas gadgets you can play with when the kids have gone to bed

Hands up anyone who’s bought their one-year-old son a Scalextric for Christmas – just so you can play with it yourself – yes, we know who you are. And you’re not alone, so we’ve put together a few other treats that the kids will love finding in their stocking in Christmas morning, and which you … Continue reading Xmas gadgets you can play with when the kids have gone to bed

Dandy Digital: Downloadable Desperate Dan

There once was an ordinary young boy called Eric but when Eric bit into a banana, an amazing transformation occurred. Eric is Bananaman! Old dogs may not be able to learn new tricks but 75 year old comics are certainly capable of moving with the times. After being a printed publication since 1937, the Dandy, … Continue reading Dandy Digital: Downloadable Desperate Dan