Samsung has announced an update to their Kids Store, found on select devices. Now with more than 900 interesting, educational and fun child friendly apps. Check it out on your Galaxy S5 or Galaxy Tab S.
The Android platform can be great for kids, but you’ll want the right devices, apps and parental controls to ensure their safety. Consider this your crash course to Android and kids.
A new report by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) says that many of the apps which are designed for children collect data about the devices the kids are using without informing parents. The apps, which are available for Android via Google’s Play Store and for iOS via Apple’s iTunes app store, send information from the mobile device to ad networks, analytics companies, or other third parties.
Kids love touchscreens. They are accessible and intuitive to use. That makes tablets ideal for learning and for play. The Android platform offers some really great apps for kids and manufacturers are starting to see the potential for dedicated child-friendly devices. That means you can reclaim your Galaxy S3 or your Nexus 7 and keep the kids happy with a tablet of their own.
The two new kiddie tabs are called the Junior Tablet and Master Tablet and come from Lexibook, a French-based tech manufacturer that doesn’t say much. In such a suddenly crowded and competitive niche, the name of the company behind the slates might be of grand importance, although on the surface we can’t say these two look very different from the FunTab Pro, for example.
A new kid-friendly Android-based tablet has been unveiled and will try to make it into a highly competitive niche, starting October 21. That’s when the new “Tabeo” tablet is set to go on sale in Toys R Us stores for $149.99.
The Google Play Store doesn’t only make room for apps for grownups but also has a selection of apps for children who are starting to figure out what they can do with their little hands. Letting small children get their hands on coloring materials could turn your walls and furniture into a coloring book disaster. Instead, try an alternative way to develop your child’s artistic side with Samo Coloring for Kids. It’s a simple and intuitive coloring application designed to immerse your child in the world of colors without the danger of accidental purchases common in many other apps. Developed…
Parenting is one of the best things that you can experience in life and there is nothing better than educating your own children. Yet, teaching kids has never been an easy task, as children these days are always distracted by the things happening around them. One of the best practices by parents is that keeping their kids entertained while educating them in the process. That way, parents and their children can also bond. Armed with the proper tools, parents can pacify any child by amusing them with Android applications. Here are some of the best Android applications for kids and…
Parents these days know that raising a child is the most rewarding but daunting task that they will ever experience in their lives. Children these days are living in a world where technology and information can reach them instantly. Without parents’ watch, children may be influenced by content that is way beyond their comprehension or worse, poison the way they think. Or, if they explore the real, physical world, children are gullible to the murky and dangerous elements of society. Luckily for us, there are applications that can help us ensure that our children are always safe. Here are some…