Parenting, Technology

3 Autism-Friendly Apps and Games

For many children with autism, technology is a welcome escape from the stresses of everyday life. Unfortunately, finding which apps work best for each child requires a lot of trial and error. While some apps and games can help to calm an overstimulated mind, others can cause too much excitement, resulting in a tantrum or […]

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Movies & TV, Technology

FamilyTech Movie Review: Ready Player One

Introduction Ready Player One is a film adapted from a book by Ernest Cline. The book centers around Wade Watts, also known as Parzival: a teenager in Columbus, Ohio obsessed with virtual reality and The Oasis. In fact, people spend the majority of their time escaping the 2045 dystopia by putting on goggles and entering […]

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Online Safety, Technology

Do You Still Trust Facebook?

You’ve probably seen and heard quite a bit about the scandal surrounding Facebook this week. The social media giant has been embroiled in a controversy when it was reported that Cambridge Analytics, a data firm used by the Trump campaign in the 2016 election, secretly harvested personal data from 50 million Facebook users. For a […]

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Family Fun, Technology

6 Ways to Save Money on Spring Break

Many families look forward to Spring Break for a quick family trip before the school year comes to an end. As many prepare for stay-cations, road trips, or international adventure, these apps and websites will help keep cash in everyone’s pockets. HotelTonight HotelTonight is a website and app that offers last minute deals on hotel […]

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Movies & TV, Technology

Parents Enraged Over New Netflix Feature For Kids

Last week, Netflix announced a brand new feature aimed at children. The media streaming company rolled out the feature which allows kids to collect “patches” for watching episodes of certain shows. Some users have been able to see this feature for the past few weeks, and Netflix said they were designed to allow for a […]

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Learning, Technology

You’ll Never Pay Full Price Again With These 4 Shopping Apps

Technology is changing the shopping experience, and as a result, consumers are benefiting. Tech not only influences retail, it completely drives it. And, as more and more retailers adopt sophisticated technologies to attract consumers, tons of perks and conveniences become available to the consumer. Retailers fight for our business and loyalty and, in exchange, shoppers […]

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Tech Products

Our Favorite Toys From Toy Fair 2018

You might have missed it, but the 2018 Toy Fair took place this past weekend in New York. Once again, some of the coolest new toys were unveiled by hundreds of companies, and today we wanted to let you know about some of our favorites. Star Wars The Star Wars franchise continues to grow under […]

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Family Fun, Technology

10 of the Best Podcasts For Kids

Podcasts are becoming the next big thing for children and their families. Whether you’re planning your next road trip, or are looking for a new way to entertain your family, look no further. These podcasts are the latest technology sensations that are here to stay. So, get comfortable, plug in your headphones, and get ready […]

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