When I’m testing a new app, I put it on my phone and let my kids discover it for themselves (they’re generally pretty quick at spotting something new). I also let them open the app and have a go on their own – it’s always good to see how intuitive the design is and also[.....]
Gadget makers have come up with something for every imaginable purpose. We’ve narrowed the selection down to just those things that are well-designed and useful (and stylish, of course).
It’s billed as the death knell to overpriced bottled water. Introducing KOR Nava – the filtering water bottle.
Teaching kids about safety is tricky – there’s a fine line between scaring them with unnecessary detail and making sure they know the difference between right and wrong.
Those of us who can remember the seventies and eighties (and earlier!) probably have memories of faux woodgrain alarm clocks with their enormous white numbers, which marked the passing of every minute with a comforting click. Now the craze for mid-century modern homewares has brought them back, but with a twenty-first century edge.
Have you ever tried explaining the concept of time to a child? Frustrating, hey? This genius clock could solve many time-related children’s meltdowns.