Software

Game Creation is Doodlematic Gameplay

Teaching the other side of game creation – Doodlematic can help teach game design and dynamics to complement coding skills…

New Toca Boca Makes Creative Screen Time

The latest and greatest apps from Toca Boca, how do we love you? 'Toca Kitchen Sushi' and "Toca Life: World'…

Geek Links: Scratch 3.0 Is Here

Scratch releases version 3.0 of their popular kid-friendly programming language. Courtesy: https://scratch.mit.edu/

Geek Links: DEVONthink Limited Time Education Discount

DEVONthink is offering a limited time 40% education discount! Courtesy: DEVON Technologies

Geek Links: Three New OCR Features From Rocketbook

This week, Rocketbook is announcing three new OCR features they are adding to their notebooks. Courtesy: Rocketbook.com

Hue Sync All Your Content With Light and Color

The Philips Hue Sync application allows all the colors of Philips Hue lights to synchronize with your media---making your TV,…

Morpholio Amazes Again With Smart Area Calculator for Live Sketches

New “Smart Fill” tool for the Trace app calculates area and adds color fill to sketches in real-time, even if…

Connect, Organize, and Succeed With Unison

If you're tired of ceaseless confusing message chains and disparate shared calendars, give today's sponsor, Unison, a try.

‘Dr. Panda Restaurant 3’ Now Available

Dr. Panda dons his chef's hat one more time in 'Dr. Panda Restaurant 3', now available on mobile devices.

‘Kidomi:’ Streaming Edutainment for Young Kids

'Kidomi', a subscription-based app for kids that delivers an ever-changing lineup of edutainment from major label content producers, launches today…

Black Box VR Is Real-World Exercise and Virtual Reality eSports

Workout at the Black Box VR gym and get virtual superpowers to build real-world muscle.

Your World Your Way — Stay Safe With Bitdefender

Offering a multi-layered, proactive, cross-platform scanning, security, and support solution, Bitdefender protects my family wherever we roam and on whatever…

Everyone Can Sketch Using Morpholio Trace and Augmented Reality

Morpholio grabs Apple’s new ARKit by the seeds–the new AR mode creates a virtual perspective finder and lets anyone draw…

‘Dr. Panda Plus: Home Designer’ Is Augmented Reality for Kids

'Dr. Panda Plus: Home Designer' is an excellent introduction to augmented reality for younger users, but is it little more…

Two New Learn-To-Code Books for Kids

I'm always on the lookout for new coding books, and I've got two new ones that are definitely unique. If…

KOOV Coding and Robotics Kit Creates Innovators

A new coding and robotics kit for the innovators of tomorrow from Sony, KOOV comes with everything needed to start…

Catch That Perfect Baby Smile With Dimples Photo App

Running on iOS, Dimples uses facial recognition to spot that elusive moment when a child smiles, then snaps a series…

‘Kung Fu Robot’ Interactive Graphic Novel Is a Kung Fun Blast

'Kung Fu Robot' is great as a graphic novel for young readers. What makes 'Kung Fu Robot' stand apart from…

GeekDad Is Giving Away a Yoga Book!!

We are giving away a brand new Yoga Book as part of a special promotion from Lenovo. Read on to…

‘Curly Bracket: The Hidden Code’ Teaches Kids to Think Like Coders

I've been wanting a book that I could recommend to youth that will help them to start thinking like a…

Try Some Augmented Reality Learning Toys For Your Kids With SwapBots

Check out this campaign for an affordable, amazing AR-based toy for immersive learning and play!

Play-Doh in Virtual Reality – Touch “Shape to Life” Studio

The Play-Doh Touch “Shape to Life” Studio kit includes everything kids (or adults that are still kids at heart) need…

‘Power Play: How Video Games Can Save the World’

'Power Play' by Asi Burak and Laura Parker features video game innovations that are being used to affect social good,…

New ‘Scratch Challenge Workbook’ From DK

Last summer, my campers absolutely enjoyed working from some of DK's workbooks related to Scratch programming, and now DK has…

DEVONthink: Magical Data Management for Mac & iOS

Do you ever get tired of trying to figure out where to put something on your computing devices or how…

Secure Your Family With 1Password Families

The start of 2017 is the perfect opportunity to up your family's game with respect to password security. 1Password makes…

Free ‘Teach Kids to Code’ PDF and an Amazing Contest!

DK has an amazing sweepstakes going on right now through December 13, 2016, giving away a coding library that consists…

Upgrade Your Old Car With the Latest Tech

Don't despair that you're stuck with last-gen tech on your old vehicle. With a quick shopping trip and a few…

Step Aside, Lemonade Stand: Here Comes ‘Pizza Co.’

Osmo has been blurring the boundary between digital and physical play with its app sets for spelling, math, and programming.…

Kickstarter Alert: ‘Pathfinder’ ‘Playbook Essentials’ for Android

Trapdoor Technologies is running a Kickstarter to bring the best of 'Playbook for Pathfinder' to the Android platform. The 'Playbook…