Advocacy group urges Facebook to pull Messenger for Kids
The group claims it will likely 'undermine children’s healthy development.'
littleBits and Pearson bring electronics kits to US schools
Kids will learn how to invent devices that explain scientific concepts.
Apple will combat iPhone addiction with more parental controls
The company responds quickly to an open letter from two major shareholders.
Researchers find another smart toy that's easy to hack
The Teksta Toucan can listen to your conversations, or play any audio a hacker wants you to hear.
YouTube pulled 150,000 videos of children over predatory comments
It also disabled comments on 625,000 clips and closed accounts.
YouTube goes after child-exploiting channels and videos
It also plans to strictly enforce rules regarding family-friendly characters in disturbing situations.
Germany bans children’s smartwatches over privacy concerns
Its telecommunications regulator called them ‘unauthorized transmitting systems.’
Amazon offers $250,000 prize fund for Alexa skills aimed at kids
I'm sure none of them will get annoying.
FTC loosens guidelines to let kids use voice commands
"Alexa, we won't take legal action."