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kids' books

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Adorkable 'Star Wars' statues from best-selling kids books

Jeffrey Brown's "Darth Vader and Son" and "Vader's Little Princess" have become cute collectible maquettes thanks to Gentle Giant Studios.

By February 4, 2014

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Parents prefer phones to kids?

Those who specialize in child development say they're noticing more incidents of parents ignoring their kids in favor of their phones. For some kids, phones become hate objects.

By April 21, 2014

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Tales2Go 4.0 delivers unlimited audiobooks for kids

Call it "Netflix for audiobooks," but with a decidedly kid-friendly selection.

By February 14, 2014

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Amazon tablets lock out games until kids are done learning

The Amazon Kindle Fire locks distractions away until after the kids have done their reading or learning for the day.

By December 9, 2013

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Petting Zoo (iOS)

Petting Zoo is a quirky and absolutely charming app, but because it's structured more like a picture book, pass it up if you're looking for a traditional level-intensive game.

March 20, 2013

5 stars Editors' rating March 20, 2013

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Study: 38 percent of kids under 2 have used a mobile device

Mobile device users are getting younger and younger. A Common Sense Media study finds that an increasing number of toddlers and infants are using mobile gadgets.

By October 28, 2013

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Five great Halloween-themed e-books for kids

These apps not only help young readers learn their words, but also give you a break when you're cooking dinner, driving the car, or just craving a little "mommy" or "daddy" time.

By October 22, 2012

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Netflix loads up on kids shows yet again with Scholastic deal

New episodes based on "The Magic School Bus" and other books from the children's publishing company come to Netflix as it continues to bulk up content for the next generation of subscribers.

By August 15, 2013

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LittleBits circuits now let kid geniuses hook up to the Internet

The snap-together circuits, a 21st-century successor to old-school engineering toys like our treasured Legos, now connect to the Internet, giving children terrifying new power.

By July 25, 2014

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Who was Steve Jobs? New kids book aims to answer

The latest entry in the "Who was...?" series shines a spotlight on the late Apple leader for young readers.

By May 17, 2012