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As we now live in world of technology and gadgets, it comes as no surprise that this also now extends to kid’s toys. Gone are the days when you could give them a hula-hoop and cardboard box to play with. Advances in technology mean the kids of today don’t want boring board games or a plush toy to play with. Man’s Black Book gives your our top gift ideas for kids, combining fun and technology!
Chip Dog Robot
Being pestered for dog but don’t want to get one? An alternative approach to a real life dog may be Chip the robot dog. Mind, he’s not just a robot. He has his very own personality and is always learning. Your little one can teach him tricks, tell him to sit, play fetch with him (he’ll always bring the ball back!) and have a good ole boogy with him too. He’ll even wait at the front door until his owner comes home. This really is one of the most perfect gadget gifts for kids and, as an added bonus for adults, he won’t mess up the garden, there’s no picking up crap and no walking to do!
Makes a Cool little kids Gadget for those Kids who love to copy and want a piece of the action when they see their older siblings and parents taking pics and selfies. Thanks to this little device, you can use any old smartphone (or your current one, if you’re brave enough) to allow your children to play in a way that encourages photography in play. Simply pop the smartphone in to the drop proof and durable device and allow your kids to snap pics with the working shutter button. Hours of entertainment and one of our favourites!
WIGGY PIGGY BANK
This really is a perfect gadget gift for kids. This fun, little piggy bank teaches kids about savings and working for reward! It’s an interactive savings bank where children can enter a savings goal and parents can create tasks whereby children are paid on completion. The app can be downloaded on a smartphone which enables Moms and Dads to manage the account, know when jobs are completed and set more tasks for more reward.
Wonder Workshop Dash Robot
The Wonder Workshop Dash Robot teaches kids to code. This may sound a bit dull for a gift for kids….but if you give it a chance, you will be impressed. Children can learn to code the robot so that it moves, dances and responds to voice controls. It’ll teach them to solve puzzles and problems too. Exposing them to code at a young age may set them up for a good start. (Mark Zuckerberg, owner of Facebook, started his days coding!)
Moff Band – Wearable Smart Toy
This is a cool little kids gadget, combining the power of imagination with technology. Simply put, this bracelet plays special effects of whoever your children aspire to be. Perhaps a superhero or sports player. Even a rock star – an ideal gift for kids. Also comes in different colors!
Toymail Free Voice Messaging for Kids
Moms and Dads can send messages to their children anytime and anywhere via smartphone and have these clever little toys deliver it to children! Super easy to operate, you can just say ‘hello’, check in with kids if you’re working away, read them bedtime stories or tell them to come downstairs for dinner. You can also summon their asses back to bed if you can hear them scuttling around upstairs after hours, without having to leave the sofa.
TickTalk 2.0 Touch Screen Kids Smart Watch
This gadget is great for kids. It allows them to follow schedules, learn good habits and time management. Parents can create routines and tasks for their child such as housework or school work, which, when time is up, will display a lovely icon with ringtone on the watch face. This watch also has a built in tracking device so parents can know their precious one’s every move. It also enables two way communication between the watch and smartphone app on your phone and also has an SOS function for any emergencies. Bear in mind, the makers of TickTalk provide a free sim which isn’t contract, however, will require a monthly subscription (a $5 monthly plan gets you 250 talk and text minutes and 250MB of data).
MELLA Ready to Rise Children’s Sleep Trainer
If you’re looking in with kids that can’t stay in their bed, you are not alone. This is a perfect gift for kids and parents. More than just an alarm clock, Mella is also a sleep trainer to help keep kids in bed. Mella will turn green when it’s time to get up and go yellow when it’s nap time. It also has a sound machine and night light for bedtime.