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Matthew (My Nephews Call Me MattMan)
Matthew (My Nephews Call Me MattMan) social scientist, marketer
Should I buy a Kano, build it and learn Raspberry PI BEFORE I give it as a gift to my nephews?
Matthew (My Nephews Call Me MattMan): http://www.kano.me/ Is what I am referring to here!
Toys & Gadgets 3 years ago
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Scott Collen
Scott Collen Social and Community Geek London, GB
What Raspberry Pi 'How to' or instruction books would you recommend?
Holly Seddon: My son has Programming the Raspberry Pi (Getting Started with Python) by Simon Monk. It's pretty heavy weather (son is a brainbox 11-year-old) so not ...
Toys & Gadgets , Life Hacking 3 years ago
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Anonymous
Anonymous
Should I buy a Christmas present for my newborn baby?
Avivit Vita Fisher: Congratulations on your newborn! I think that during the first year giving presents to kids in unnecessary and kind of anticlimactic, but as a parent ...
Toys & Gadgets 3 years ago
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Scott Collen
Scott Collen Social and Community Geek London, GB
My sister, a primary school teacher, wants an iPad mini case, which one do I buy her?
Frankie Columbu: Otterbox? Waterproof (for field trips), sturdy and looks good. Don't think they're very expensive either - in case you're a cheapskate ;)
Toys & Gadgets , Education 3 years ago
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Anonymous
Anonymous
How practical is a Totoya Creatures YetYet?
Toys & Gadgets 3 years ago
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Holly Seddon
Holly Seddon Editor-in-chief of Quib.ly Kent, UK
How interactive is the Yet Yet app that 'powers' the creature?
Toys & Gadgets , Education , Mobile 3 years ago
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Олег Кияшко
Олег Кияшко Don't mind my display name >.< Kyiv, Ukraine
Are computer games not a purpose of a computer?
Adam Clark: Purpose is what humans give something. A computer can have gaming as a "purpose" if you assign it that purpose. But, yes, I agree with Matthew, ...
Toys & Gadgets , Life Hacking , Digital Future 3 years ago
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Laura Celada
Laura Celada Quib.ly’s Editorial intern London, GB
How can parents encourage kids to be more active?
Leigh Parlor: Being active yourself can be a great way to motivate your child. Showing your child how to be active and how enjoyable it is can be more powerful ...
Toys & Gadgets , Child Development , Health & Wellbeing 3 years ago
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Swati Mittal
Swati Mittal London, GB
Can anyone recommend a good stylus?
Laura Celada: Have you heard about the new Pencil by 53? The company has just launched a smart stylus that can be used for any tablet app and is fully compatible ...
Toys & Gadgets , Mobile 3 years ago
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Anonymous
Anonymous
How can we help our two-year-old learn to talk?
Janet Dudley: Typically developing children are using two to three word sentences by the age of two. A great way to facilitate a child's ability to communicate is ...
Toys & Gadgets , How To , Health & Wellbeing 3 years ago
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Laura Celada
Laura Celada Quib.ly’s Editorial intern London, GB
Can a watch that tracks your heart rate make you a health obsessive?
Frankie Columbu: I think anything that tracks 'performance' of any kind can be habit-forming, and it varies from individual to individual whether that habit be ...
Toys & Gadgets , Life Hacking , Health & Wellbeing 3 years ago
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Laura Celada
Laura Celada Quib.ly’s Editorial intern London, GB
Which gadgets can be essentials for your baby's first year?
Cliff Jones: Essnetial? None. Fun and educational? All of them. Because tech goes out of date so quickly, I wouldn't advise buying anything new for your kids. ...
Gaming , Toys & Gadgets , Digital Future 3 years ago
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Quib.ly
Quib.ly Parenting + Technology London, UK
What is the one gift that is going to delight under-10s this Christmas?
Gaming , Toys & Gadgets , Mobile 3 years ago
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Holly Seddon
Holly Seddon Editor-in-chief of Quib.ly Kent, UK
Would you buy a Sifteo cube for your child?
Toys & Gadgets 3 years ago
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Steve Jewell
Steve Jewell Technology Wannabe London, GB
What board games will you playing on Christmas day?
Matt Thrower: Depends what ends up under the tree. I'm totally in love with the little models for X-Wing and I'm hoping I might get one or two to add to my ...
Gaming , Toys & Gadgets 3 years ago
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Quib.ly
Quib.ly Parenting + Technology London, UK
Has anyone bought Kinect Sesame Street TV?
Joanne Mallon: Yes we've got this (though I was given it to review rather than buying it). I thought it was great fun and very educational, just as you'd expect ...
Gaming , Toys & Gadgets 3 years ago
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Anonymous
Anonymous
How many apps are available for the LeapPad?
Frankie Columbu: Hundreds. You can have a look on the App Centre and find them by age, topic, skill they teach, type etc. There are e-books, games, creative apps like ...
Toys & Gadgets , Apps 3 years ago
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Anonymous
Anonymous
What are the differences between Nike+Fuel Band and FitBit Flex?
Toys & Gadgets , Health & Wellbeing 3 years ago
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