News tagged: Children

Germany Bans Smartwatches For Kids

Smartwatch for kids are becoming very popular lately, but it looks like there is a lot of room for improvements, especially when it comes to security. Because of the latter, Germany's telecommunications regulator, the Federal Network Agency, announced a ban today on the sale

Verizon Announces New GizmoTab Tablet Aimed At Kids

If you are looking for a new tablet for your kids, then Verizon has something new for you. The carrier has now announced a new tablet called GizmoTab that is specifically designed for children aged between 3 and 8. The tablet has specifically design user interface so kids can

One-Third Of UK Kids Has A Tablet

UK regulator Ofcom has announced in its latest Children and Parents: Media Use and Attitudes Report that 34 percent of kids between the ages of 5 and 15 have their own tablet. When expanded to include children who don't have their own tablet but do use oneĀ 

UK Will Rate Music Videos To Protect Children

The UK plans to protect children from inappropriate content in music videos by initiating a new program that will rate said videos like movies.October will see the start of the three-month pilot program will which will have the British Board of Film Classification rate

Big Tab HD Is A Big Tablet For Children

Fuhu is introducing a new line of enormous tablets called Big Tab HD.As a larger version of Fuhi's DreamTab series, the $449 20-inch Big Tab HD consists of a 1600 x 900 "HD+" display, while the $549 24-inch model boasts a 1920 x 1080 Full HD panel.Designed to educate

Parents Choose WoW Over Feeding Kids

Parents who opted to play World of Warcraft for hours on-end instead of feeding their children are now going to serve jail time. Lester Louis Huffmire and Petra Huffmire will be serving five years and three years in jail, respectively. The couple decided to play World

World's First Braille Phone Now On Sale In The UK

OwnFone has launched the world's first Braille phone in the UK. Back in 2012, the same company introduced a customizable phone for children and the elderly. The new device, which sports a Braille keypad (check out the image), is basically a stripped down version of...