Have a kiddo who is giddy over gadgets and all things tech? Check this out!
Can You Hear Me?
From $39.90 At all leading stores
Let your little ones listen to their favourite tunes with JBL® Jr – JBL’s first line of kids’ headphones. The line which includes both wired and wireless headphones is designed for children ages three to ten and will let the kiddos indulge their passion for music and entertainment safely. With the JBL Safe Sound feature, parents will be glad to know that the volume maxes out at 85dB, which means audio is kept at safe levels. Its soft-padded adjustable headband and cushioned ear cups comfortably fit your child’s head and the headphones fold up easily, allowing your kids to take them anywhere. Available in a variety of colours, choose yours today!
Bring Your Imagination to Life
LEGO® BOOST Creative Toolbox
$249.90 Toys R Us, LEGO Certified Stores and bricksworld.com
Take your pick – a cat, a guitar or perhaps a robot or a dragon – and bring it to life LEGO® BOOST. Powered by a Move Hub, a LEGO stud-covered brick with built-in tilt sensor, kids can now add LEGO elements, motors and a sensor that combines colour and distance detection with the help of a free downloadable app, where they can also find building instructions and simple coding commands. Kids will also be able to give their creation a personality by recording their voices. Available in five unique creations, LEGO® BOOST is no doubt great and fun way to introduce children to the principles of coding.
Omate x Nanoblock
Price unavailable www.omate.com
Stay connected with your little ones with the Omate x Nanoblock children’s smartwatch. You can now keep track of your child’s movement with 3G connectivity powered byTata Communications MOVE - IoT Connect™. And because of the end-to-end encrypted virtual private network, you can be sure that all location, messaging and video calling data is secure and cannot be intercepted by unscrupulous individuals. The Omate x Nanoblock features a limited-edition wristband by Japanese toy manufacturer Diablock and is available for pre-order now andwill start shipping later this year.
Free App Store and Google Play
Viu, a leading pan-regional OTT multi-screen video service is expanding its content and kids two to eight years old can now enjoy an extensive range of premium Korean, Hong Kong, Japanese and Thai entertainment with the launch of a new kids’ animation content category. Kids will also be able to enjoy a variety of popular Asian and Western animation, with more titles to be added frequently in subsequent months. Viu isn’t just for the kiddos – there are popular dramas and variety shows for mum and dad too! And while all animation comes with English audio, you’ll be able to choose Mandarin audio and English subtitles for selected show titles at a later date. Viu is free for all users but with a small monthly fee, you’ll be able to enjoy unlimited downloads, access to all content, priority viewing*, full HD and a seamless experience from mobile to TV*.
*Selected titles only