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With DreamWorks’ Dragons Adventure: World Explorer, Berk Goes Where You Go!

We’ve all taken rides in cars, but honestly, haven’t we found ourselves wishing we could be soaring on the wings of dragons instead? That’s now a possibility, thanks to Dragons Adventure: World Explorer, a new… read more

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Wonderblox Combines Classic Toy With New Technology

Goal: $50,000 Funding Period: June 25, 2014- July 30, 2014 Creators: Stui Wonderblox is an iPad app and a set of blocks that uses the tablet’s screen as a play area. The play set includes a mirror,… read more

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How to Train Your Dragon 2 Interactive Storybook App Brings the Movie to Life

Dragon riders, rejoice! Kids can now bring the Viking island of Berk everywhere they go with How to Train Your Dragon 2 (The Official Storybook App), from Cupcake Digital and DreamWorks Animation. The app is… read more

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All Aboard for Lionel Battle Train!

When I was a kid, my brother took over our garage with an enormous train set. I remember him and my dad spending hours designing, building, and painting a whole variety of scenes that the… read more

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iDeaPLAY Makes Tablet Time Fun, Positive, and Safe

Nowadays, it seems like every kid needs an educational tablet, so the question is, “Which one is the best fit?” While that is no easy question to answer, if working at The Toy Insider has… read more

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Kids Can Take Their Activity Out of This World

The ibitz PowerKey from GeoPalz is a small wireless family activity tracker, only 1.5 inches tall and 1-inch wide. The ibitz can be attached to the hip or shoe. The ibitz PowerKey for kids, and… read more

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Get Racing with New Angry Birds Go! Telepods

In case you’re a little behind on what’s new in digital play, Hasbro has revamped the crossover between physical and digital play with their new Telepods line. Using the included Telepods portal, kids can launch… read more

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Talking Tom Is the Digital Pet for a New Generation

As a ’90s kid, I grew up in the age of Tamagotchi and other digital pets. My friends and I would spend all of our free time taking care of those little digital creatures (more… read more

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How to Train Your Dragon Via Mobile Phone

Nokia and DreamWorks Animation have released DreamWorks Dragons Adventure, an innovative entertainment experience for the new Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet that turns a family drive into a magical gaming expedition. The app comes pre-loaded on… read more

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Learn, Play, and Use Mobile App at the Same Time with Tiggly

Tiggly is a learning company that creates play things based on the idea that physical play is essential to early learning. Using digital tools for early-learning products to make them fun as well, Tiggly offers… read more

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