290 Results for

kids. toys

Article

Kids play with gadgets more than toys, study says

A study by child-education specialists suggests that playing with touch-screen devices has overtaken Barbie, Ken, and every other form of traditional toy.

By February 22, 2014

Video

Santa goes techie: Smart toys for kids under 12

Toys are getting more high tech -- even Barbie. In this CNET holiday gift guide, Sumi Das show us toys controlled by the wave of hand, pajamas that tell bedtime stories, and a mirror that does the face painting for you.

By November 26, 2013

Article

Here are all the places you can use Apple Pay

Officially launching today, here are all the banks, apps and businesses that currently accept Apple Pay.

By October 20, 2014

Gallery

Tech toys for big kids

Some people never quite grow up, but that's OK. We have high-tech gift suggestions for you, too.

12 Images By October 31, 2013

Article

Nintendo at E3 2014: Familiar faces, new games, and...toys

Can figurines be a way to save the Wii U? Nintendo seems to be banking heavily that they can in the middle of a early-life crisis for an embattled gaming console. That and a handful of familiar 3DS and Wii U games, with one or two surprises.

By June 10, 2014

Article

From Skylanders to Amiibo: Video games embrace the toy

Nintendo's hot to cash in on the appeal of action figurines that come to life in a game, and Marvel Comics won't be far behind. But does the fad have staying power?

By June 11, 2014

Gallery

Big kids' toys for Christmas

A disposable income means that toys are much more fun as an adult. Here's what we'd love to see on our Christmas list if our wallets suddenly had a few hundred stuffed in them.

10 Images By December 4, 2012

Article

Jury to Apple and Samsung: Go play with your toys, boys

The jury in the latest Apple-Samsung patent trial might ultimately say that it followed the law scrupulously. But might a little humanity on the part of these supposed "tech novices" also have come into play?

By May 4, 2014

Article

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

Article

Popjam is 'walled-garden' Instagram for kids, from Moshi Monsters maker

London-based tech company Mind Candy says its latest app, released today, is a safe alternative to Snapchat and Tumblr, where "kids can be kids."

By July 4, 2014