children

The Perfect App for Kids and Parents

There is a new app that just recently started up, and it's called Kidgy. The Kidgy team's goal is to enable parents to see what their children are actually doing online. Although some may say that...

Free Prenatal Advice For Refugees? There's an App For That!

For the past 2 years, the aftershocks of what has been called a "refugee crisis" have been felt worldwide. With imagery reminiscent of cataclysmic natural disasters and strong but inconsistent action from policymakers, politicians,...

Add Some “Jellies” to Your Favorite Kid-Friendly Apps

Jellies is a new app created for parents who want to monitor what their child is watching and for children who just want to watch their favorite show without being bombarded by unwanted suggestions....

Making Language Fun, a Startup for Little Language Learners

I recently moved to the Netherlands for school, and hopefully to stay. While the process has been an adjustment in many ways, the most important of all my concerns is learning the language. Of course there...

STEMosaur: A Not-So-Prehistoric Approach to Learning

STEMosaur, a new dinosaur toy that interacts with children. But, there’s a twist. The dinosaur is programmable, and the children who acquire it have the opportunity to dictate the dinosaur’s responses and other content....

A Shoelace Alternative to Remake Your Sneakers

The Hickies lacing system is one size fits all, with each lace measuring 115mm long. Each pack contains 14 laces, more than enough for any pair of shoes....

Monitor Your Kids' Screen-Time with Jezter

Anyone who has kids is familiar with the struggle of wondering what content they're accessing online with their devices. There’s always a small fear that you’re going to look down at their iPad and...