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Amazon Fire Tablet and Kindle for Kids and Families
Amazon Kindle or Fire Tablet? Why your family needs an e-Reader and which of Amazon's e-Readers may be right for your family.

Voice Activated Devices and You Family Privacy and Security
With all of the many voice activated and voice recognition devices out there, how can we protect our family's privacy and security?

The Best Online Dictionaries for Kids
Children need dictionaries just like adults, and these online dictionaries for kids are perfect homework helpers.

Kids and the Internet, Social Media, and Mobile Devices
Raising kids in a digital age is challenging. Here's some advice, tips, and resources to handling everything from screen time to social media.

Parents Guide to Video Games
A guide for parents on everything they should know about video games and gaming for their kids.

Everything Parents Should Know About Video Games
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Software & Video Games for the Family
Whether you're looking for cooking software or video games for the kids, we've got recommendations for what's hot and what's not. Keep your family organized, fed, entertained and educated with the best software and video games on the market.

How do Nintendo Amiibo Work? Are They Worth the Money?
Nintendo amiibo are a bit different from other toys-to-life figures. How do amiibo work? What do amiibo do? And are amiibo worth the money?

Technology Products For The Family
Reviews of the greatest technology products your family will love.

Teaching Kids to Code with Robotics
Educational robots can teach kids to code. Here are tips for which robot to buy and three great educational robots to consider.

Computing Safety and Privacy Online and in the Home
Learn how to adopt healthy and safe computing habits for you and your family, whether on or offline.

Websites for Kids
Find a wide selection of websites geared towards kids from games to virtual worlds to homework help.

Starfall.com Educational Website Review
A full review of the Starfall.com educational website, including pros and cons.

What is "The Cloud?"
What is the cloud and how does the rise of cloud computing impact our privacy and security?

Disney Infinity 101
Just getting started on Disney Infinity? This is what you need to know from Monsters University to The Force Awakens.

Great YouTube Online Videos for Kids
YouTube is a wonderful resource for finding videos for kids online. These are some favorite kids' videos on YouTube.

Books for Teaching Coding to Kids
Teach your kids to code in a variety of languages with these great kid-friendly programming books.

Learning Logic with the Logical Journey of the Zoombinis
The Zoombinis are back and still helping kids learn to think logically and solve problems. Here's what we love - and what we don't - about the app.

Web Browsers for Kids
Looking for a great child-safe Web browser that for your kids to use? Here are a few options that will help parents protect their children on the Web.

A Review Educational Programming Robot Dash from Wonder Workshop
Is Wonder Workshop's programmable robot Dash worth the price tag? We've got a review of Dash and a few programming challenges just for fun.

Family Technology Advice from About.com
Credible advice on how 21st century families can use tech to become smarter and safer, with About.com expert Christy Matte.

When Is Presidents Day and How Can I Celebrate Online?
When is Presidents Day this year? Enjoy US Presidents Day online with games, crafts and a lot of useful info!

How to Limit Computer Use and Enforce Rules for Kids
How much time should your child spend online and how do you enforce those rules? Find out.

A Review of Sheppard Software's Website
Sheppard Software is an excellent website for kids, featuring learning games that challenge any school-age child. Best of all, it's free!

Hardware for Kids
Find the best hardware for kids, including kids' digital cameras, peripherals, computer toys and other gadgets.

Family Computing Holidays and Celebration
Make holidays more special using your family computer. Design Christmas cards, play holiday music, watch virtual fireworks, and search for the Easter Bunny... all without leaving your home.

Resources for Family Computing
Don't know the difference between a cache and a cookie? Can't get the search engine results you're looking for? Maybe you're looking for the best books and magazines to learn more about your computer and the Internet... We've got answers for your questions!

Sharing and Communicating Online
From instant messaging to photo sharing to blogging, the Internet is a great way to keep in touch with your far flung friends and family. Get recommendations on the best websites and software to use, as well as how to get started.

Family Computing Lifestyle
Computers can make your life easier and more fun. Find the best family hardware, software and websites for organizing, planning, and celebrating. They'll help with your finances, your carpool, your time management, your vacations and more.

Family Computing Hardware
Learn how to select just the right computer and peripherals for the family, including printers, cameras and other fun gadgets.

Websites for the Whole Family
Where to go online? Find the best websites for your entire family including those with games, recipes, home decorating tips, parenting advice and homework help.

Mobile Apps
Apps that are on mobile devices such as phones and tablets.

Family Computing Halloween Fun
Find computer treats to make your Halloween extra special including printables, history, costumes and games.

Math Websites for Kids
Make learning fun with these math websites for kids.

Reading Websites for Kids
From free books to lesson plans, there is so much available online to help kids learning to read and write. These reading websites for kids will help get you started.

Virtual Worlds for Kids
Looking for virtual worlds for your kids? This is the place to start.

ESRB Ratings
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Family Computing Glossary
From Blogs to Viruses the Family Computing Glossary will help you navigate confusing terminology related to computers and the Internet.

Intro to Family Computing
Are you planning to buy a new family computer? About.com can help you make decisions about what kind of computer to buy, where it should reside in your home, how to set it up, and what sort of rules you should make for the safety of your children.

Parent Blogging FAQ
If you're interested in blogging about your family, or curious about why people start parent blogs, this FAQ's for you.

Family Computing Projects
How to set up your instant messaging accounts, create a basic website and more.

Research & Advocacy in Family Computing
Concerned about the long-term effects of computer usage on your children? Wondering what laws are in place to protect your family online? Find out right here.

Science Websites for Kids
From cool experiments to simple explanations, these science websites for kids make learning science fun and accessible.

Shopping Online for the Family
Don't have time to hit the mall for your family shopping needs? Have no fear! The Internet is full of great places to shop for toys, books, clothes, games, household goods and pretty much anything else you might need or want. We've got some of the best sites out there as well as some tips for protecting your personal information and finances.

8 Best SAT Prep Apps To Help You Study
8 apps for anyone taking the SATs or even the ACT exams to help them study and get ready for taking these standardized tests.

5 Awesome Online Game Sites
5 of the best online game sites, including links and descriptions for each site.

Five Great Tablets for Tech-Hungry Kids
If your kids are begging to use your iPad or to get them one of their own, but you're hesitant, start them off with one of these kid-friendly tablets.

A Parent's Guide to Cyberbullying
Cyberbullying is becoming a big problem, especially among teens. Learn what cyberbullying is and how to avoid it.

Six Reasons Why Xbox Kinect Is Wrong for Your Family
Is the Xbox Kinect a family-friendly option, or is that a lot of hype? Here are some thins you should know before you buy Kinect for Xbox 360 for your family.

Top Handheld Gaming Devices for Kids
Looking for handheld video games for your kids? Here's a list of some of the top handheld gaming devices for kids.

Top Websites to View TV Shows for Free Online
Do you want to watch TV online? Find the best spots to watch your favorite old and new TV shows online for free.

Top Websites to View TV Shows for Free Online
Do you want to watch TV online? Find the best spots to watch your favorite old and new TV shows online for free.

Great Tech for the Easter Basket
Stuck for ideas for the Easter baskets this year? Have tweens and teens to impress? We've got you covered with some fun and funky tech gifts.

What is a Smart Home and Why Would You Want One?
Smart Homes are cool and futuristic, but are the downsides worth having all of those cool features?

Duolingo Language Learning Website and App - A Review
Duolingo can help you learn a new language, but does it work? And is it any good?

Club Penguin Virtual World for Kids - Review
Club Penguin is one of the older virtual worlds for kids. How is it holding up?

Great Sites for Free Books
These sites allow you to listen to or read books online for free. There are classic books, children's books, reference books and more.

Is It Safe to Post Photos of My Kids Online?
Is it safe to post photos of your kids? Learn the dangers of posting photos of kids, as well as ways to keep them safe.

Fun Tower Defense Games for Kids
Tower defense games aren't as violent as shooters and involve lots of strategic thinking. These are our favorite tower defense games for kids.

Best App for Toddlers
Choosing the best apps for toddlers from all of the many choices isn't easy. We've researched some great toddler-friendly apps so you don't have to.

How to Choose the Best Apps for Babies and Toddlers
Choosing apps for babies and toddlers is different than choosing quality apps for other family. We've to tips to help you make the best app choices.

Creative Arts And Design Websites for Kids
Be creative in these arts and design websites for kids and teens.

Photo Scavenger Hunts Are Fun Family Activities
A photo scavenger hunt for kids is a great family activity that gets kids outdoors while engaging their curiosity and critical thinking skills.

Getting Started with Geocaching
Geocaching pairs the technology kids love with an adventure. We've got tips on how to get started.

- By Category
An index of categories in the

Protect Your Children from Cyberbullying
Learn how to protect your kids from cyberbullying attacks.

Is YouTube Kids Right for Your Children?
Is YouTube Kids the right platform for browsing video content for your family? Find out the pros and the cons.

Hands-on with Osmo Words, Tangrams, Numbers, and more.
Osmo is a game system that allows players to use physical game pieces to play educational iPad apps. We just might love it. Find out why.

Save Money Shopping Online
How to save money shopping online while lounging on your couch.

Buying a Laptop vs. a Desktop as a Family Computer
Take these factors into account when buying a new computer to help you decide between a laptop and a desktop.

An Interview with Club Penguin Co-Founder Lane Merrifield
Learn more about Club Penguin Co-Founder and Executive VP of the Disney Interactive Media Group, Lane Merrifield.

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10 Things Kids Should Understand Before Going Online
Knowledge is power. Make sure your kids know these Internet safety essentials long before they need them.

Tiggly Shapes Review
Tiggly Shapes invites toddlers and preschoolers to create and explore on tablets with real-world shapes that act like rubber stamps. We've got the scoop on how they work, if they work well, and what your kids will enjoy most.

A Review of Tile Bluetooth Locator
Tile tags can help you find missing keys, bags, and other important items. Here's the scoop on how Tile works!

Unique and Reputable Places to Shop Online
Don't be stumped when it comes to gift ideas for the hard-to-shop-for. These online shops offer unique, unusual and personalized gifts.

The Best Toddler Tech Gifts and Computers
Babies and Toddlers like to dabble with computers. These gifts introduce them to technology while keeping your computer and tech devices safe.

Christmas Online: Top Santa Claus Websites for Kids
Just like everyone else, Santa has a Web presence. Here are the best sites to find Santa Claus, send Santa an email and track his annual flight.

Save Money with Group Buying and Daily Deal Sites
Group Buying sites can save you money while shopping online. Band together with other shoppers to get great deals, and even free stuff for referrals.

Coding with Sphero Star Wars BB-8 Droid
Sphero's BB-8 Droid is cute, but does he have substance to back it up? We've got a review, but also tips for taking him to the next level.

New Wearable Technology Products Are Advancing Rapidly
New and different wearable technology products being developed.

10 YouTube Channels for Kids and Teens
YouTube Channels with videos that will engage kids through teens.

Back To School Productivity Apps For Students
Mobile apps that will help teenage high school and college students be more productive.

Facebook Advice On Security, Privacy And Other Products
Facebook managers and directors tell all about important and/or new developments at Facebook related to security, privacy, Amber alerts and groups.

Mobile Game Apps Kids And Parents Can Enjoy Together
Fun app games for kids that parents will also enjoy playing with their children

8 Great Kids Apps About Animals
8 great, fun and educational animal apps for kids.

6 Halloween Apps For Kids
Halloween apps that kids will love, all year round, that are both fun and educational.

4 Apps That Teach U.S. Government and Civics To Tweens
Education apps for tweens and teens to learn all about the U.S. Government, Civics and our Constitution.

5 Apps To Help Families Share And Stay In Touch
Five apps that helps families stay in touch, share photos and connect with each other.

Health Apps For Kids Of All Ages
Health apps for kids for them to learn about various aspects of health such as doctors, hospitals, their bodies, sickness, fitness and healthy food.

Smart Thermometers To Track Your Family's Health
These two devices take your family members temperatures and transmit them to apps on your mobile devices so you can track health and send to doctor.

6 Free Educational Apps For Teens And Parents
6 very varied educational websites and apps where parents and teens can learn online.

WebQuest: Alien Field Trip to Planet Earth - A Fun Educational WebQuest for Grades 2 -4
The Alien Field Trip to Planet Earth is a fun educational webquest for 3rd grade kids. Learn about animals and natural science in this science fiction themed funny webquest.

Wearable Tech Gifts That Will Protect Your Family
Wearable Technology that your teens and spouses will love and will also protect them, makes for great holiday gifts.

Seven Science Websites for Kids
Kids and science can go hand in hand again thanks to this great list of science websites for kids. We've vetted each site for its science awesomeness.

My Own Leaptop Review
My Own Leaptop from Leapfrog is a great introduction to technology learning for your two to four year old—a great first computer for your child.

Best Free Sites to Watch Videos and Movies for Kids
From their favorite TV shows and cartoons to videos on YouTube, kids love to watch videos online. These are some of the best free sites to watch videos for kids.

Help For Mom To Remind, Schedule And Organize Family
Tools that help mom get her family more involved by reminding her of events, helping to schedule, and make it easier to organize and communicate.

Make Your Own Video Games and Software
Imagine making your own video games or virtual worlds! Learning to program is not just fun and useful for future career opportunities. It builds logic, problem solving and creative thinking skills, too.

Videos for Kids - Watching Free Videos Online with Hulu
Hulu is a great place to watch online videos for free. Here are some tips and tricks for watching hulu with your kids.

A Virtual Field Trip to the Leaning Tower of Pisa in Italy
Take a virtual field trip to Italy's Leaning Tower of Pisa through these fun and informative resources that include 360-degree​ panoramic tours!

Free eCards for Kids - The Best Free eCards for Kids, Families and Friends
These are the best free eCards for kids and families.

Helpful Amazon.com Services For Your Home
Six very helpful services from Amazon that many people don't know about.

Websites About Albert Einstein For Kids
Einstein for Kids is an article about Albert Einstein and his famous relativity equation E=MC2. The article lists educational web pages about Einstein for kids in elementary school, middle school, and high school.

Virtual Worlds for Boys - Fun Virtual Worlds for Boys
These virtual worlds for boys serve up plenty of sports, cars and fun.

Four Fun Math Websites for Middle School Kids
Here are four helpful math-focused websites created specifically for middle school students. These sites are free, educational and fun.

The STOP!t App Could End Cyberbullying
STOP!t is a school program and app that empowers students to prevent cyberbullying.

10 Serious Video Games For Teens and Children
10 Video serious games for social good that raise awareness or raise money.

Print Postage Stamps at Home with DYMO Printable Postage
Did you know that you can print postage stamps at home with no hidden fees? Learn how to print postage stamps at home with DYMO Printable Postage.

7 Free Apps and Websites That Teach Kids To Code
Kids can learn coding through free iPad apps and websites.

Jamstik MIDI Guitar: Play, Learn, Mix With Your iPad
The Jamstik MIDI Guitar Controller can be used to practice playing, learn how to play the guitar, mix music from iOS apps and so much more.

Kidz Gear Bluetooth Headphones Review
Kidz Gear Bluetooth Headphones with a boom mic help kids cut the cord. But do the pros outweigh the cons?

Carcassonne Online at Aso Brain Games
Aso Brain Games offers a free online version of the German board game, Carcassonne, but its registration process and design are not family-friendly.

Create Fun Visual Sand Art on Thisissand.com
Sand art is simple art form for limitless creativity. Now, Thisissand.com offers a way to do sand art online with all the fun and none of the mess!

Recall Information for Toys, Food, Medicine and Other Household Items
The best sites for locating recall information on food, toys, medicine, cosmetics, cars, furniture and other items of importance for families.

How to Buy from Crowdfunding Sites
Curious about buying things at crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo? Learn how to shop smart and avoid scams.

How to Clean Your Computer Keyboard
A computer keyboard comes in contact with hands a lot and can get very dirty. Here's how to clean your keyboard safely and keep it clicking like new.

How Much Memory Does My Computer Have?
Are KBs bigger than MBs? How much is a GB? Why is my hard drive smaller than I thought? Find the answers to your computer storage and memory questions.

How to Change Firefox's Popup Blocker Settings
Popups are often annoyances that Firefox helpfully blocks. But in some cases, you may want to allow the popups on certain sites. Here's how to do it.

Adding New User Profiles to Windows Vista
Create accounts for each user of the family computer that runs Windows Vista to control access to system settings. This tutorial will show you how.

How to Add New User Profiles to Windows Vista
When several people share the same computer, it is best to give each user their own profile or account. This prevents them from accessing each other's files and settings. Adding a new user to Windows Vista is as easy as can be. This handy tutorial will show you how.

How to Add New User Profiles to Windows Vista
When several people share the same computer, it is best to give each user their own profile or account. This prevents them from accessing each other's files and settings. Adding a new user to Windows Vista is as easy as can be. This handy tutorial will show you how.

Review of Royal Ransack: A Virtual Scavenger Hunt
Participate in a fun scavenger hunt called Royal Ransack. This educational online activity will teach your kids about the contents of Buckingham Palace.

Try These Free and Fun Websites for Girls
Finding fun or educational websites for girls that are high quality can be a challenge. These free websites should appeal to girls and parents.

6 Reasons Why Your Family Needs Kinect for Xbox 360
If you can't decide if your family should get an Xbox 360 with Kinect, here are six fun reasons to nudge you into making the decision to buy.

Top Photo Sharing and Processing Sites
Storing, sharing and photo processing are three great services offered by both Shutterfly and Snapfish websites. Learn about the services each offers.

What Is Sexting and Why Is It a Problem?
Sexting is becoming more prevalent among young people as technology advances. Find out what sexting is and some reasons you should know more.

A Look at the Dangers of Smartphones for Kids
The smartphone convenience is undeniable, and for a child seemingly mandatory. As a parent, consider the risks for your kid and how to protect them.

Read Disney Books Online on Disney Story Central
Disney Story Central offers hundreds of your favorite Disney books and stories with interactive reading experiences on your iOS device or computer.

The Definition of a Beta Test
A beta tester gets early access to new software, hardware or websites for the purposes of testing, and has important responsibilities to uphold.

How is a Blog Different from a Regular Website?
The differences between websites and blogs are small, but they are significant. Find out what the distinctions are between the two.

Creative Writing Prompts for Parenting Bloggers
Writing a parenting blog can be fun, but you may feel at times that you've run out of ideas. Try these creative prompts to help beat writer's block.

Learn Keyboarding Skills with Dance Mat Typing Lessons
Learn to type with cartoon characters and lots of encouragement on BBC's Dance Mat Typing. Kids learn keyboarding skills with fun challenges.

Find the Classic "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" for Free
Download the classic

Make Your Own Stuffed Animals with Printies Design Studio
Printies Design Studio lets your kids to design and print stuffed animals using your home printer. Here is a look at the pros and cons of Printies.

A Guide to National Pet Month and Its Goals
National Pet Month raises awareness of pet care, services, ownership and adoption. This guide offers resources on all of these topics and more.

Find the Classic "White Fang" by Jack London Online for Free
Download the classic book

Michael Bach's Optical Illusions Explained
See some of the most famous optical illusions, and learn the science behind how each one works. Even when you know the tricks, they're still amazing.

Where to Put the Family Computer in Your Home
Where you put the family computer in your home needs to take into account how the computer will be used, who will be using it, and space requirements.

A Review of the VTech Whiz Kid Learning System
The VTech Whiz Kid PC Learning System combines education and fun for kids from 3-6.

Take a Virtual Tour to Buckingham Palace in London
Take a virtual tour of Buckingham Palace to learn about the legendary site, the Royal Family and to get a 360 degree look inside. Then plan your own trip!

How to Add New User Profiles to Windows Vista
When several people share the same computer, it is best to give each user their own profile or account. This prevents them from accessing each other's files and settings. Adding a new user to Windows Vista is as easy as can be. This handy tutorial will show you how.

Add a User Account
When several people share the same computer, it is best to give each user their own profile or account. This prevents them from accessing each other's files and settings. Adding a new user to Windows Vista is as easy as can be. This handy tutorial will show you how.

10 Best Kids Apps For Learning
10 Apps for kids, that they will enjoy, and are creative, and that will also provide a great learning experience for them.

Tour the School Bus with Videos for Kids
Prepare your child for their first bus ride with this virtual field trip to the school bus. Find videos, activities, and a VR tour of the school bus.

5 Questions to Ask Before Buying Your Child a Computer
Buying a computer for your child is a big step. Ask your self these top five questions before you start shopping for a computer to simplify the task.

A Guide to Identifying Trees, Rocks, and Birds Online
Why don't you head outdoors to find and identify trees, rocks, and birds with your kids? Here's how to combine the technology with a backyard nature walk.

A Review of "Blogging All-in-One for Dummies"
If you're considering starting a blog, the

Take a Virtual Field Trip to the Empire State Building
Learn about the historic Empire State Building through timelines, videos, and 360 degree VR tours. Plus, find teaching materials for the classroom.

Review of Mattel's Barbie Girls MP3 Player
For young girls who like Barbie, Mattel's Barbie Girls MP3 Player is a customizable music player with fun accessories and online features.

Coral Reef WebQuest to Save the Great Barrier Reef
Learn about marine biology and coral reefs in this WebQuest to save the Great Barrier Reef. This WebQuest is perfect for middle school students.

How to Avoid Falling for Social Media Hoaxes
Did you hear the rumor? Is it true? Repost it on Facebook to win. How to weed out Facebook rumors and Hoaxes.

A Review of the Website Biology in Motion for High School Students
Biology in Motion offers interactive activities in biology to engage children aged 13 to 17 in a wide range of life science topics.

Review of Pandigital Digital Greeting Cards
Send your loved ones a picture slideshow for their birthday or other special occasion with Digital Greeting Cards from Pandigital.

Find Classic Books Online as Free Ebooks
Many classic books can be found online in ebook formats for free, including the Jules Verne classic,

NY Philharmonic Website Features Classical Music for Kids
The New York Philharmonic Orchestra’s Kidzone website is a great introduction to classical music and the NY Philharmonic for children grades 4 to 8.

A Review of the Fisher-Price Digital Arts and Crafts Studio
A review of the Fisher-Price Digital Arts and Crafts Studio that allows children to exercise their artistic creativity with an simple electronic tool.

A Look at Sheppard Software for Preschoolers
Sheppard Software's website offers a great learning experience for preschoolers. Games are varied, fun, educational and even teach computer skills.

A Look at the LeapFrog Didj Custom Learning Gaming System
The Didj Custom Gaming System from LeapFrog is a hand-held gaming unit designed for kids to have fun and learn, and involve parents in their learning.

Make Custom T-Shirts as Party Favors
Make your next party an unforgettable event with custom T-shirt as party favors. This is a fun family computing project that's easy and unique.

A Review of "Toy Story Mania!" for the Wii


Learning and Blogging About the Caterpillar-to-Butterfly Life Cycle
Keeping a caterpillar to butterfly blog with your child to learn about the butterfly life cycle, as well as develop writing skills and creativity.

Review of "Disney Learning: Preschool"


"Home Cookin" Recipe Software Review
Home Cookin is a simple piece of software for tracking and sharing your favorite recipes, designing meal plans, and creating grocery lists.

A Review of LeapFrog's LeapTV Educational Gaming System
Is LeapFrog LeapTV the right starter gaming console for your kids? We've got a LeapTV review to help you decide.

Getting Started with LEGO Dimensions
What do you need to buy to start playing LEGO Dimensions? And what's the difference between a level pack, fun pack, and character pack?

Parent's Guide to Instagram Safety
Keep your teens safe on Instagram with a little knowledge and some simple tips.

Parent's Guide to Internet Safety for Kids
Online safety is a big concern for parents. Learn how to go beyond the filters to promote Internet safety for your kids.

Family Computing Activities & Fun
Computers provide a lot of family friendly entertainment, especially on rainy and snowy days. Here are some of the best toys, video games, websites and projects for everyone in the family.

How to Use Evernote for Family Organization
The basics of Evernote, and how to use it as a family.

Learn Mythology Using Harry Potter as Inspiration - Learn Mythology Themes by Reading Harry Potter
The Harry Potter series was exciting, imaginative, and fun – it also had a lot of educational value. Learn about mythology themes by using the Harry Potter books as inspiration.

Learn About Mythical Magical Creatures From The Harry Potter Series
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Best Video Games and Gadgets for Preschoolers - What Are the Best Video Games and Gadgets for Preschoolers?
Video Games for Preschoolers? Gadgets for Preschoolers? Yep. Even preschoolers love to have their own video games and gadgets. This guide will help you choose the best video games, cameras, handheld gaming, and other gadgets for the preschool set.

HP Stream 11 $200 Windows Laptop Benefits
The benefits of the inexpensive HP Stream lightweight laptops.

Top Free Wish List Websites
Wish lists make it easy to share wanted items with your friends and family, without any hassle. Easily create a wish list or gift registry using these 4 free online wish list websites.

Pinterest Users in the Beginning
How Pinterest was used at first. Family Technology.

What is Pinterest
Description of Pinterest. Family Technology.

Marketing Arrives
Pinterest is used now used more for marketing

How to Create Boards and Pin Pictures
Creating board and Pins. Family Technology.

How to Find Pictures on Pinterest
Searching and Browsing. Family Technology.

Find ideas, advice and articles
Using Pinterest to find ideas, advice and articles

Organize
Using Pinterest for family organization

Have Fun
Using Pinterest for fun. Family Technology.

Conclusion
Conclusion. Family Technology.

3 Best Free Online Encyclopedias For Kids
3 great free online encyclopedias for kids, students and families

How To Get Your Kids To Love to Make, Code And Invent
Great products for kids that will get them to love coding, inventing, making and creating things because they are having fun.

Instagram Apps That Create Better Layouts and Views
Apps and websites that help to make layouts, pictures and views on Instagram more beautiful.

Free Online Coding Programs For Teens And Adults
Online schools where both teens, their parents and any adults can learn how to code for free.

3 Baby Apps And A Website For New Parents
Apps to help new parents with their babies and a website to help shop new parents shop for the best baby products

Unique And Creative Apps For Kids
Three Unique and Very Creative Apps For Kids, which they will love and learn from.

Find And Discover Movies Online With These Websites
Four websites that will help anyone find, discover and watch streaming movies online

Kids' YouTube, Book And App Collections
Recommendations of a great safe video service, unlimited book subscription service and amazingly creative apps for kids.

Mobile Apps For Keeping Kids Active Year Round
5 mobiles apps that will help provide fitness and movement to kids

2015 Kids at Play Interactive (KaPI) Award Winners
Winners of the 2015 Kids at Play Interactive awards technology toys for kids.

9 of the Best Toy Laptops for Kids
Toy laptops for kids can be just the thing to get kids motivated to learn a few new skills. These are affordable and educational.

Free Online Activities and Services for Kids
Let's find a safe space online for kids to hang out and have fun in. These sites are age-appropriate and generally free.

Holiday Gift Subscriptions For Tweens
Monthly subscriptions to website memberships or boxes sent by mail, is a good alternative gift for tweens for the holidays.

Fun Christmas And Chanukah Holiday Apps For Kids
Fun Christmas and Chanukah apps to get kids excited about the upcoming holiday season.

How to Disable the Popup Blocker in Internet Explorer
Disable the popup blocker in Internet Explorer

Age-Appropriate Virtual World Games for Teens
Which sites are still cool? If you're looking to get lost in a virtual world, boy do we have a list of site for you!

Five Email Options for Kids
Are you looking for safe email for kids? Here are some options for allowing your kids to exchange email with friends and family - and no one else.

Two Virtual Worlds for Girls to Explore Online
Girls just wanna have their own space! Check out these great virtual worlds for girls.

Teaching the Declaration of Independence to Kids
The U.S. Declaration of Independence for Kids introduces children to the history and heritage of our American democracy. K through 12th grade students can learn about the Declaration of Independence by visiting a series of high quality websites.

3 Learning Methods That Make HTML and CSS Easy For Kids
New methods are popping up to teach kids how to design websites HTML and CSS, such as with apps, songs or comic books.

Shop Online At Quirky And The Grommet For Unique Gifts
Quirky and The Grommet are two online stores, that are platforms for interesting and new items and great places to shop for gifts.

The OtterBox Agility Tablet System For Families
The OtterBox Agility Tablet system offers protection and functionality that will integrate the tablet into your family's life

Email Apps For Teens, Kids and Preschoolers
Apps for kids and teens to learn about email in a safe environment and a toymail and app for preschooler to enjoy message with a toy.

Digital Gaming With Ozobot Robot: Great Gift For Teens
The Ozobot, a tiny robot, is a fun educational, unique game for teens, tweens and adults that works with apps as well as paper.

Give Bluetooth Speakers And Headphones As Holiday Gifts
Inexpensive audio devices, such as Bluetooth speakers, headphones and earbuds, that will make great holiday gifts for your kids.

3 Great Social Networking Websites For Tweens
Three social networks for tweens that each have a distinct niche - books, video reviews and the arts.

5 Tech Gadgets That Make Great Gift
Tech Gadgets that will make great holiday gifts.

6 Video Games For Kids, Teens and Parents
Video games always make a good gift at holiday time. Here are six video games, all rated E or E10+, that should be popular this holiday season.

Original TV Shows From Hulu Plus
Internet Streaming sites are creating a great deal of original content to compete with networks and cable. Here are some shows from Hulu Plus.

Music Apps For Families
Apps for families with kids of all ages to have fun both creating music and learning about it.

Online Game Design Programs That Are Fun and Educational
Online video game design programs for kids, tweens and teens to learn about game design and have fun.

Search Engines for Kids
5 search engines that allow kids to search the Internet safely without stumbling upon inappropriate websites or photos.

5 Home Help Websites For Kids and Teens
Websites that have many resources to help your kids and teens find homework help.

Tech Gadgets For The Entire Family
Technology gadgets that the entire family, no matter what age, can use.

Cellphones For Children
While kids should not have smartphones, they should have simple cellphones to contact their parents if they are in danger or if there is an emergency.

Back To School Tablets Just Right For Your Kid's Age
The best value tablets to buy your kids depending on their ages and grades in school.

5 Educational Writing Apps For Kids
These five kids writing apps will bring creativity to their writing and help them with their grammar.

10 Reasons Why The MiP Robot Is So Lovable
The MiP robot is an amazing toy and more and there are many reasons why people of all ages will love it. Here are 10.

Virtual Field Trip to Niagara Falls – Go Online to Take a Virtual Field Trip to Niagara Falls
Go online to take a Virtual Field Trip to Niagara Falls and see a breathtaking 360 degree panoramic picture of the Falls. Learn about Niagara Falls online and experience one of North America’s most awesome natural wonders.

5 Amazing Video Games for Teens and Tweens
5 Fun, Interesting and Awesome Video Games for Teens and Tweens

How Can Parents Keep Up With Digital Literacy and EdTech?
Keep up to date on the latest in educational technology and the future of education so that you will know how your school district fares.

Useful Tech Accessories For Your Mobile Devices
Four technology accessories that make your mobile devices more useful.

5 Websites That Inspire Girls To Pursue STEM careers
Five websites that will encourage and inspire girls to major in and pursue careers in STEM subjects.

Weather Wiz Kids - Website Review
Weather for Kids is a review of Weather Wiz Kids, a Website About Weather for Kids from 8 to 12. The site teaches about weather for kids on the Internet and offers weather experiments for kids and weather activities for kids.

Remove Programs from a Windows Based Computer
Follow these simple steps to declutter your computer.

Online Virtual Interactive Tour of the White House
Virtual Tour of the White House offers information about planning a fun, informative online trip. Visit the White House from the comfort of your home by taking a virtual tour of the White House.

Photo Gifts - A Review of Snapily.com
Snapily.com is a photo gift website with a twist.

Summer Tech Gadgets For Families
Summer Tech Gadgets to help families get through the summer.

Travel Apps For Families
Best apps for families when planning a vacation or trip.

10 Fun Educational Reference Websites for Kids
10 reference websites for your kids to find information and get answers to questions.

App and WebSite Recommendations From Netted By The Webbys
10 Examples of the Great app and website recommendations from Netted By The Webbys

8 Book Recommendation Websites for Children, Teens and Tweens
Book websites that will help parents of children, teen and tweens find books that their kids will enjoy. Teens will enjoy some of the book websites also.

Best Home Technology Products for Families
Recommended best home technology products for families in 5 different tech categories.

Free Coloring Pages for Kids
Kids love to color, but you may not always have a coloring book on hand. These sites will keep your kids busy coloring with characters they already love.

Choosing A Media Streaming Device For Your Family
Comparing the main players in the Digital Media Streaming device category to help families choose what to buy.

Virtual Worlds for Tweens
If your kids are outgrowing Webkinz, but are too young for Teen Second Life, these transitional virtual worlds for tweens are just the thing.

Adjust Privacy Settings for Each Album
Keep your Facebook photos private.

How to Make Facebook Photos Private
Want to share your Facebook photos with some friends and family, but not everyone? Learn how to make your Facebook Photos Private.

Facebook - Choose Your Privacy Settings
Keep your Facebook photos private.

How to Make Facebook Photos Private
Keep your Facebook photos private. Page 3.

Introducing Children to the U.S. Constitution
The U.S. Constitution for Kids introduces children to the highest law of our American democracy. K- 12th grade students can learn about the constitution by visiting a series of high quality websites.

Math Websites for Kids: DreamBox Learning K-2 Math
DreamBox Learning K-2 Math is a math website designed to grow with your child, as well as provide useful feedback to parents about the child’s skills.

How to Make a Stop Motion Animated Movie
Make a stop motion animated movie with your kids. It's an easy and fun project for rainy days.

Make a Stop Motion Animated Movie - Cast Your Movie
Make a stop motion animated movie with your kids. It's an easy and fun project for rainy days.

Create a Story
Make a stop motion animated movie with your kids. It's an easy and fun project for rainy days.

Make a Stop Motion Animated Movie - Set the Scene
Make a stop motion animated movie with your kids. It's an easy and fun project for rainy days.

Make a Stop Motion Animated Movie - Start Filming
Make a stop motion animated movie with your kids. It's an easy and fun project for rainy days.

Make a Stop Motion Animated Movie - Import Pictures
Make a stop motion animated movie with your kids. It's an easy and fun project for rainy days. Page 6.

Add Sound
Make a stop motion animated movie with your kids. It's an easy and fun project for rainy days.

Make a Stop Motion Animated Movie - Tweak and Publish Your Movie
Make a stop motion animated movie with your kids. It's an easy and fun project for rainy days.

Make a Stop Motion Animated Movie - Hold a Screening
Make a stop motion animated movie with your kids. It's an easy and fun project for rainy days.

Take an Online Tour to the Liberty Bell in Philadelphia
Take a virtual field trip to the Liberty Bell to learn about this American symbol of freedom. This online tour lets families visit the Liberty Bell in Historic Philadelphia via the Internet.

What is Malware - Family Computing Definition of Malware
What is Malware? The Family Computing definition of malware.

Recommended Ages for Computer and Online Time
There is no right or wrong time to introduce your child to the family computer. Much like deciding when to buy the first bike, or when your child can go out alone with friends, the choice will be based on your parenting style, your values and, most importantly, your child’s readiness. Consider the following milestones as you help your children learn how to use the computer, how to communicate online, and how to remain safe. Page 2.

How to Introduce Your Child to Computers and the Web
There is no right or wrong time to introduce your child to the family computer. The choice is based on your parenting style, your values and your child.

Online Kids' Tour of Egyptian Pyramids
This virtual field trip to the pyramids is a fantastic tour of the ancient tombs and temples of Egypt, aimed at elementary, middle and high school ages.

Visit Mount Rushmore Without Leaving Your Home
Go online to take a Virtual Field Trip to Mount Rushmore and see a breathtaking 360 degree panoramic picture of the National Monument. Learn about Mount Rushmore online and experience one of the USA’s most awesome attractions.

Virtual Field Trip to the Museum of Natural History - Visit the Museum of Natural History Online
Virtual Field Trip to the Museum of Natural History is an online tour of the famous museum in New York City. The article provides kids and families with an introduction to one of the largest natural history museums in the world.

Find My iPhone Rescued Me
Story of how

Virtual Field Trip To The Grand Ole Opry - Take a Virtual Tour To The Home of Country Music
Explore County Music’s Nashville home by taking a virtual field trip to the Grand Ole Opry. Learn about the Grand Ole Opry’s history and musical heritage.

SimCity Societies - A Review of SimCity Societies
This SimCity Societies review will help you decide of it's the right game for your kids.

SimCity Societies: A Review of SimCity Societies
This SimCity Societies review will help you decide of it's the right game for your kids. Page 2.

LeapFrog Tag Reading System
The LeapFrog Tag Reading System helps kids learn to read while having fun. Is it right way for your kids to learn?

Free Realms - A Review of the Free Realms Virtual World
Free Realms is a role playing virtual world for tweens and older, similar to Runescape.

Phishing: Family Computing Definition
Definition of phishing. Family Technology.

Picnik - Free Online Photo Editor
Picnik allows you to edit your photos online with a variety of fun and powerful tools.

Summer Reading: Free E-books Online- Five Classic Summer Books to Download and Enjoy on Vacation
Enjoy summer reading by downloading free classic books including The Time Machine, White Fang, and The Jungle Book, Wizard of Oz, and Sherlock Holmes. Travel to fantastic lands and meet classic characters by reading masterpieces of literature loved by children, middle school students, high school students, and adults.

Learn About Ancient Egypt, Rome and Greece - Go Online With Your Kids to Learn About Ancient Egypt
Using the Internet to learn about Ancient Egypt, Rome, and Greece is an educational activity which can help bring history alive for kids. Visit websites with kid-friendly information and pictures about the classical world.

Online Charitable Activities for Kids
The Internet can be a wonderful way for kids to explore charitable giving and philanthropy. These sites are great for introducing philanthropy and also for supporting other studies.

Science Party! - Using the Internet to Plan a Science Party for Elementary School Kids
Planning a Science Party provides some fun ideas for throwing a party in which kids dress up as famous scientists. Planning a Science Party is a fun e-learning activity for kids in elementary school.

Learn About Turtles Online - Using the Internet to Learn About Turtles in Your Area
Learning about turtles online is a great summer activity to share with your family. Use the internet to identify turtles that you observe outdoors.

Top Instant Messaging Programs
Looking for a great IM program? Try AOL AIM, Yahoo, Trillian or MSN Messenger.

Your Family Computer - Family Computing 101
Learn how to make the most out of your family computer right from the start from buying a new computer to software for kids to Internet safety.

Shel Silverstein - Visit Shel Silverstein's Website for Kids
Enjoy your favorite poems and artwork from Shel Silverstein with games, puzzles and more in this website for kids.

Websites for Kids - National Geographic Wildlife Filmmaker
The National Geographic Wildlife Filmmaker turns kids into directors and producers.

Dr. Seuss - Dr. Seuss Seussville
Visit Seussville and interact with your favorite Dr. Seuss characters through games and activities.

Disney Fairies - Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure - A Review of the Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure Video Game
Are you a fan of Tinker Bell? If so, you'll want to read this review of the Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure DS Game.

What is Exergaming? What are Exergames?
What exactly is exergaming? Here's a quick definition of exergaming and exergames.

Free Toddler Games: Online and Educational
Does your toddler want to play some free games? We took a look around and found the best of what's free.

High School Musical - High School Musical Chapter Books
These scenes from Disney's High School Musical are the prologue for a chapter book from Disney Digital Books. Page 3.

Mickey Mouse & Friends - Disney's Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
Enjoy the adventures of Mickey Mouse & Friends in the Mickey Mouse Clubhouse series on Disney Digital Books. Page 2.

Disney Pirates of the Caribbean Jack Sparrow
This illustration goes with Poseidon's Peak (Disney Pirates of the Caribbean Jack Sparrow series), a Disney Digital Books chapter book. Page 8.

Snow White - Disney's Snow White
This lovely scene from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs stays true to the movie with simple, but elegant illustrations. Page 4.

Bambi's Thumper
Learn to Count With Thumper. Family Technology. Page 7.

Tow Mater - Tow Mater From Disney's Cars
Disney's Cars friends gather, including Tow Mater, Lightning McQueen, Doc and Sally. Page 6.

Mowgli and Baloo - The Jungle Book
Mowgli and Baloo looking for

Maintenance for the Family Computer
Just like people, computers need a regular check-up to make sure they're running smoothly. Learn how to check for viruses and spyware, defragment your hard drive and clean your keyboard.

Disney's Tinker Bell - Tinker Bell from Disney Digital Books
Disney's Tinker Bell tries to learn a new school in this title from Disney Digital Books.

Computing for Kids and Teens
Searching for hardware, software and websites for kids and teens can be overwhelming. This guide can help you choose the best hardware, websites and software for kids, and give tips for healthy and sage Internet and computer use.

Family Computing Holidays & Celebrations
A computer with Internet access and a printer can help you through your family celebrations from fun place cards to unique invitations to delicious recipes. This is the place to look for printables, holiday websites, great gift lists and more.