Category Archives: Kids

Mumometer

This is like a stepome­ter but for chil­dren, and lis­tens to how many times they say “Mum” in a day. “Muum, muu­um, where’s mum?”. They get a quote of 100 mum’s and it buzzes when they hit 50, 75, 80, … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Personal Limerick Book

You go to a web­site and you plug in a few details about your daugh­ter, what she looks like, what her per­son­al­i­ty is like, and it builds a lit­tle lim­er­ick book with car­toon char­ac­ters for you about her. You know your … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Guide — the Google Assistant for children

After buy­ing my daugh­ter a tablet with Google Assis­tant and watch­ing how poor it was at giv­ing her answers to her ques­tions I thought I could do bet­ter. She’s 6 years old and asks 6 year old ques­tions. “Why are … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Blocker Gloves

This prob­a­bly exists but they are a shield that your child wears on the back of their hand when they are cut­ting in the kitchen. The shield extends beyond their mid­dle knuck­les just a frac­tion so that you know that … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Errands

Lucas, over the road, is 13 years old and is sav­ing for a drone. He knocks and asks whether there are any odd jobs he can do to earn pock­et mon­ey. This idea is to build an app that con­nects … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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A bot that convinces you of your intrinsic value/self worth

This is a bot for psy­cho­log­i­cal good. It is a chat bot, and it’s whole aim is to help you see your self worth (your intrin­sic val­ue). The idea is that it does­n’t pan­der to you, but it holds a … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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A show to “graduate” a toddler from watching TV back to real life

So my 3 year old hates it when we turn the TV off. It’s like we’ve turned off the drug sup­ply and she total­ly wigs out. My old­er daugh­ter was the same at age 3. I would like to have … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Story booking via Google Voice & Google Image Search

This is a pret­ty sim­ple idea that uses a hell of a lot of tech. It’s an app for phones & tablets. Basi­cal­ly you tell a sto­ry, like “once upon a time there was a big bad wolf”, and it … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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ToyBoxPlayMat

So there’s two vari­a­tions to this, one is a cir­cu­lar play­mat that has a cord run­ning around the out­side, you sim­ply lift up the by the cord and it col­laps­es the play­mat into a “sack”. The sec­ond is a rec­tan­gu­lar … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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A slashdot like site that is news for teens that doesn’t pray on their insecurities and actually tries to enrich their lives through understanding.

In the book “Rais­ing Girls” the author says that mar­ket­ing inten­tion­al­ly makes teenage girls feel insuf­fi­cient and that they need to go out and buy XYZ, or look like ABC. So I’d like to cre­ate a site which helps teenagers … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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