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Tech that's Good for Kids: Of Makers, Coders and Pilots

Robin Raskin | Posted 01.07.2016 | Technology
Robin Raskin

Every year at this time I invite a panel of 14 judges representing all facets of the kids' media business to do some soul searching. Eschewing public...

Family Time Becomes Maker Time

Robin Raskin | Posted 10.16.2015 | Technology
Robin Raskin

When my kids were young, making things involved macaroni, feathers, glue and paper plates. The desire to make things and the joy that comes with completion has not diminished. But boy have the tools changed.

Meet the Entrepreneur Who's Designing Her Company as a Work of Art

Melissa Jun Rowley | Posted 06.20.2015 | Technology
Melissa Jun Rowley

In today's modern entrepreneurial ecosystem where a number of over-worked, hyper-functioning people don't take time to smell the roses, viewing one's business as a work of art may be the answer to visionary commitment. This approach is what keeps Bethany Kolby, CEO of the London-based creator of educational DIY kits, Technology Will Save Us (TWSU), happily on point.

Fun's New Frontier

Peter A. Georgescu | Posted 02.22.2015 | Impact
Peter A. Georgescu

Remember how great Lincoln Logs and Erector sets were? It was one of the best gifts to unwrap at Christmas. They still are after half a century; you can buy them because they're such perfect ways to fuel a child's imagination.

7 Holiday Gift Ideas For Girls In STEM

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Searles | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents

Editor's Note: This post is part of a series produced by HuffPost's Girls In STEM Mentorship Program. Join the community as we discuss issues affectin...

What If Big Things Come in littleBits?

Matt Murrie | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Matt Murrie

Quirky now has some stiff competition in the running for my favorite young business. Both Quirky and littleBits consistently create new highs in innovation by pushing consumers and producers forward as they capitalize on and validate the curiosity of their customers.