Toy makers finally got the memo: You don't need screens or servers in the cloud to make a fun high-tech toy.
Watch CNET Update below for a look at how playtime is getting more high-tech at the 2016 New York Toy Fair. Kids can make their own plastic action figures with Mattel's ThingMaker and the 3Doodler Start pen. Virtual reality gets an audio boost with the View Master 2.0, and Barbie gets her own hoverboard drone to fly... when she's not at her voice-controlled Dreamhouse:
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