Retro video games bring back childhood memories! Popular during the 80s and 90s, those gaming systems with 8-bit and 16-bit microprocessors sparked the inner gaming enthusiast in you! Today, retro video gaming systems are gaining momentum again. Gone were the awkward analog connections, wiggling cartridges, and super low resolution as they . . .
The advent of technology makes it easier for you to pass the time and, in essence, drive boredom away by turning to your smartphones. After all, this mobile device lets you do anything, from communicating with family and friends to watching entertaining videos on the internet. But the ease and convenience . . .
The Internet is a double-edged sword. While it provides timely, relevant, and reliable information, it’s also a dangerous place to be for everybody! But children and teens are particularly vulnerable because of their gullibility and curiosity, not to mention their ignorance or dismissal of basic online safety protocols. Parents must . . .
Mobile phones are useful and powerful devices. These handy pieces of technology are costly, and generally not child-friendly. These days, however, kids can own a cell phone. This device has the primary purpose of keeping users connected, but most children want it for entertainment purposes. They also experience social pressure . . .
Children are generally curious. And with the rising use of technology, they are exposed to digital platforms at a very early age. For some parents, video games are approached with caution because of its ill-reputation for turning adorable little children into video addicts. However, this is not always the case. . . .
Podcasts...for your kids? Yes, you read that right! Contrary to popular belief, there is kid-friendly audio content for your kids, made available for every age group and developmental stage. As we all know, podcasts are the modern versions of radio shows that talk about any topic under the sun. Depending . . .
With increasing technology use, more schools are going paperless. Kids today, smart as they are, exhibit proficiency in the use of cloud storage. They understand how communication works through technology, including emails and social media for research as they do their homework. Several sites like Pinterest and Etsy are a . . .
A tablet is a great way to teach kids about personal responsibility for expensive items, promotes necessary tech skills, and lets them access an ocean of information from the palms of their hands. It's also an excellent way to entertain them for hours. Not all tablets are created equal. Some cost . . .