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joey tag

I like physical stuff. I miss records, CDs and DVDs. Remember when you would actually get a handwritten letter from a friend in the mail?  Now I am just dating myself. As much as I like physical objects, even I have to admit that some things are better when they are virtual. I remember the click to continue...

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ThumbChucks

When it comes to skill toys, like Yo-yos, let's just say I am "skill challenged".  Somehow I never have the patience, dexterity or brain powder to learn all those cool tricks like "walking the dog" and "looping trick ladder".  Playing with a Yo-Yo ends with the string getting all knotted up and me feeling like click to continue...

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Cozmo

There are going to be many more words in this review, but let me cut to the chase... Cozmo is the robot you actually want. There are lots of impressive toy robots on the market.  They are filled with technology and perform tasks like picking up objects or spying on your friends with robot like click to continue...

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Magnaflex

There are a few things I know to be true in this world... . My cat wants to kill me If Almond Joys were good for you, no one would ever stop eating them Magnets are cool There is something very satisfying about hearing the clank when magnets join together.  Construction sets with magnetic parts click to continue...

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The 01 Dimensioning Instrument

Sure James Bond had pen guns, pen bombs and even poison pens...but did he ever have a pen that could measure the length of his pinky finger?  The 01 Dimensioning Instrument from Instrumments (yes, that is two m's) is a high tech pen that uses a laser, a rolling device and an app on your click to continue...

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Top Tech Toys For 2016

Top Tech Toys 2016

Moms and Dads, I know, your child is a genius. The thing is, even a young budding genius needs to keep their noggin stimulated to reach their full potential. What’s that? Do I hear some honest parents maybe whispering that their incredible children might not be exactly genius material...yet? Fear not, there are some awesome click to continue...

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Air Sense

Hey Moms and Dads - don't kill the messenger.  I know, the last thing parents need is another thing to worry about.  Yet, here I am, with a very scary stat... The EPA list indoor air pollution as a top 5 environmental risk to public health. Not freaked yet?  How about this one... The World click to continue...

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nabi se

Kids love tablets.  Nope, not talking about giant stone tablets with the 10 Commandments, I am talking about any digital tablet that has lights, sounds and motions which just draw in kids of all ages. The thing is, handing your 6 year old your $500 tablet is fraught with potential problems.  They could drop and click to continue...

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Cubetto Robot

Being a parent can be hard.  We try to do the right things for our kids, but we often get conflicting messages. Recently, educators have been talking about the need to teach STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) from a very early age.  Perfect, I can get my child in front of the computer and click to continue...

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Parrot Minidrones

In concept, people love the idea of toy drones.  In practice....not so much. Most sub $150 drones look great in the ads, but when you try to fly them, they are very hard to pilot and take constant trimming and adjustments to keep them stable.  If you do get your drone up in the air...then click to continue...

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