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02.11.15
Dozens of Blizzard's biggest game characters are getting figurines
02.11.15

Dozens of Blizzard's biggest game characters are getting figurines

You're typically lucky if you get even a few figurines based on your favorite games. That's certa...

By J. Fingas,   02.11.15
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01.02.15
Your kids can drive this electric, Android-equipped 'sports car'
01.02.15

Your kids can drive this electric, Android-equipped 'sports car'

Don't look now, but your kids may end up owning a better car than you do. Henes recently unveiled...

By J. Fingas,   01.02.15
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11.16.14
Kids can now program toys that talk to just about anything
11.16.14

Kids can now program toys that talk to just about anything

There's no shortage of smart toys, but they tend only to talk to each other. What if your kid want...

By J. Fingas,   11.16.14
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08.01.14
Poochi the robot dog can talk with your 3DS (and play rock-paper-scissors)
08.01.14

Poochi the robot dog can talk with your 3DS (and play rock-paper-scissors)

You can count on Japan to perpetually push the idea of robot pets -- and some of us are okay with...

By M. Smith,   08.01.14
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06.25.14
Real FX lets you race against robot toy cars, no mobile app required
06.25.14

Real FX lets you race against robot toy cars, no mobile app required

Sure, Anki Drive put robotic toy cars on the map, but it's not ideal -- not everyone can justify g...

By J. Fingas,   06.25.14
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03.12.14
Bend it like robo-Beckham with the U14 Free Kick toy
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03.12.14

Bend it like robo-Beckham with the U14 Free Kick toy

Axpro is a Taiwanese company that makes flash drives, so it's surprising to see it building app-co...

By D. Cooper,   03.12.14
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11.21.13
Curio is an interactive animatronic toy you can program and play with (hands-on)
11.21.13

Curio is an interactive animatronic toy you can program and play with (hands-on)

It's always nice to have a little buddy around that's trained to do what you want it to. Some of u...

By M. Gorman,   11.21.13
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10.28.13
Play-i's Bo and Yana robots teach kids programming concepts through stories (video)
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10.28.13

Play-i's Bo and Yana robots teach kids programming concepts through stories (video)

There are efforts to promote coding to kids, but they're typically aimed at an older demographic -...

By J. Fingas,   10.28.13
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