REVIEW: Crayola ColorStudio HD

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Accessory makers Griffin have teamed up with everyone's favourite crayon brand Crayola for the latest entrant in their App Powered line. The Crayola ColorStudio HD pairs a digital stylus with a free iPad app, letting kids get creative on Apple's tablet without getting felt tip marks down the sofa, or worse; your slate's screen itself. But is the ColorStudio HD set any replacement for a colouring book and a cheap set of pencils?

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Video: Robot chimp? You got it; enter Dave the Funky Shoulder Monkey

Gerald Lynch Christmas Products, Features, Previews, Robots, Tech Digest news, Toys 5 Comments

Tipped for the top of kids' Christmas lists this year is Dave the Funky Shoulder Monkey robot. Priced £24.99, Dave can perform over 30 different actions and movements, controlled via remote control. And yes, before you ask, that includes…

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Microsoft launch kid-friendly "Click-Clever Click Safe" internet browser

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Microsoft have launched a new, kid-friendly version of their Internet Explorer 8 browser. Internet Explorer 8 Click Clever, Click Safe will let youngsters report inappropriate sites, unwelcome attention from strangers and cyberbullying with a single click. "It allows people to…

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Kids search for "sex", "porn" and "YouTube" in 2009, according to Symantec.

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Security software company and owners of Norton Anti Virus Symantec have revealed the far-from-innocent terms that youngsters aged below 18 have most searched for in 2009. Tracking the terms used in their OnlineFamily.Norton service, Symantec compiled the list from over…

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