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‘You’ve literally got to eat mummy’s cooking now.’

Joanna Charlton shared this video of her daughter crying over closed restaurants and delivery food. This 4-year-old girl speaks for all of us.

Layla-Rae Charlton was told by her mom that she could no longer go to KFC, Pizza Hut, and other favorite restaurants, and that for the foreseeable future, would have to eat ...

Kids are losing their childhood to the coronavirus pandemic. This is what it feels like for them.

03.30.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

There are few things more depressing than constantly reminding a young child that she must stay six feet away from a friend she meets on the street during a neighborhood shelter-in-place walk.  We're trying to keep everyone healthy, you say.&#16... ...

Jimmy Fallon’s at-home monologue gets hilariously heckled by his adorable kids

03.27.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

It's official: Jimmy Fallon's family don't find his jokes funny. Or at least not his monologue one-liners. In the video above, the Tonight Show host gives his little girls, Winnie and Frannie, a simple task during his at-home version of the show:... ...

How To Train Your Robot, a free kids book by an engineer and his 10-year-old daughter

My buddy Ken Goldberg, a UC Berkeley professor of robotics, his 10-year-old daughter Blooma, and science communicator Ashley Chase wrote a delightful children's book called How to Train Your Robot! Illustrated by Dave Clegg, the story, about a fourth grade robotics club, is a fun and understandable introduction to how deep learning can ...

Physics Girl shows you and your kids 20 at-home science experiments in 5:00 minutes (ish)

In this cute Physics Girl video, Diane shows you 20 simple, fun, and educational kitchen experiments you can do with your kids.

To make the video more exciting, Diane turns her demo into a race against the clock, trying to conduct all of the experiments within five minutes. You and your kids can take your ...

Nintendo and Lego team up for a cool, gamified Lego Super Mario set

03.12.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles, Toys Articles

Lego and Nintendo are mashing together their expertises in brick-building and games to create a unique Lego set featuring some of the most iconic characters, creatures, and features from the Super Mario universe. Starring a chubby, blocky version of... ...

YouTube to invest $100M in kids’ content that showcases character strengths, like compassion and curiosity

YouTube in September announced a $100 million fund to invest in new children’s video content, following its $170 million settlement with the FTC over children’s privacy law violations. The fund was meant to help soften the blow for children’s content creators on YouTube, who are being financially impacted by the changes the FTC required of ...

Kidtech startup SuperAwesome raises $17M, with strategic investment from Microsoft’s M12 venture fund

Kidtech startup SuperAwesome has raised an additional $17 million in funding, which includes a new strategic investment from Microsoft’s venture fund, M12. Others participating in the round include existing investors, Mayfair Equity, Hoxton Ventures, and Ibis, along with other angels. To date, SuperAwesome has raised $37 million in outside investment. SuperAwesome has been tapping into ...