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Parents brave Internet child-rearing

No doubt, parenting has changed in the Internet Age, and a new study tries to reveal how mom and dad are dealing with it.

By September 25, 2007


Knee Defender inventor: It protects computers and babies

In justifying his device's existence, Ira Goldman tells MSNBC that the device is not being used to "hog space."

By August 28, 2014


Five must-have iPhone apps for parents

Whether you're seeking advice on how to treat a burn or just looking for a way to pass a long wait in a restaurant, you'll find what you need in this app roundup.

By March 29, 2010


Meet the Wiimote-ready baby doll

The rather unsettling Baby and Me Wii game brings baby to life in a child-rearing sim that not only ships with a Wiimote-ready doll, it's in a detestable color that a certain mouthless cat has made commonplace.

By November 5, 2009


Online resources for parents

In honor of Father's Day, we take a look at resources on the Web to help parents.

By June 19, 2009


Media's milquetoast moment: Censoring Dan Lyons

Dan Lyons appears to have been pressured to stop blogging, which would be a blow to candor and a win for weak journalism.

By November 20, 2008


What video game haters don't want you to know

A columnist for a British publication said on Wednesday that video games can be equated to "heroin and teenage pregnancy." Read why Don Reisinger thinks that point of view is totally misguided.

By April 2, 2008


Gather 'round the Web 2.0: Seven tips for Wholesome Online Family Fun

Just in time for the holidays: Web 2.0 sites that encourage family togetherness.

By December 6, 2007


The Internet's new Dr. Spock?

MIT media scholar Henry Jenkins shares expertise on technology's effect on kids, how games are replacing TV and YouTube-style politics.

By August 17, 2007


We need the 'Control-a-Kid' remote

If only it were real.

By June 28, 2007