Reactive Play

Kids' toys evolve to include sensor-integrated technology

Implications - No longer reserved for tech-minded adults, sensor technology is being integrated into kids' toys and activities to add a heightened level of experience. Allowing the opportunity to connect different devices and even monitor physical traits and attributes, these products speak to not only a need for increased tech integration, but more intuitive forms of play as well.
SCORE: 4.6
Mild Top 5 Examples: 9,112 Total Clicks Oct 15 - Mar 16
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
DEMOGRAPHICS
Consumer Insight Topics: ToysSocial GoodEducationLife-Stages
App-Connected Educational Toys - This Interactive Toy is Designed to Introduce Kids to Technology
SCORE: 5.8
Warm 5,761 Clicks Pub: Oct 24, 15
App-Connected Educational Toys
This Interactive Toy is Designed to Introduce Kids to Technology
This app-connected children’s toy is specially designed to introduce children to the world of technology in a fun and interactive way. The ‘Grasshopper’ is an educational children&#... [More]
Color-Scanning Styluses - The 'Mozbii' is a Stylus for Kids that Enables Exploration and Interaction
SCORE: 5
Mild 1,301 Clicks Pub: Jan 25, 16
Color-Scanning Styluses
The 'Mozbii' is a Stylus for Kids that Enables Exploration and Interaction
Parents are more focused on having children fluent in the ways of technology now more than ever, so products like the ‘Mozbii’ stylus for kids enables a fun way to learn about computing.... [More]
Comfort-Monitoring Toys - The Hoko Baby Temperature Sensor is Wearable Tech for Non-Verbal Children
SCORE: 3.8
Mild 1,017 Clicks Pub: Nov 30, 15
Comfort-Monitoring Toys
The Hoko Baby Temperature Sensor is Wearable Tech for Non-Verbal Children
This baby temperature sensor is an example of wearable tech done well, according to Charlie Sorrel at Fast Company’s CoExist. The adorable clip-on thermometer is not just functional, but... [More]
DIY Self-Driving Toys - Kids Can Now Make Self-Driving Cars With littleBits' STEAM Kit
SCORE: 4.7
Mild 283 Clicks Pub: Mar 9, 16
DIY Self-Driving Toys
Kids Can Now Make Self-Driving Cars With littleBits' STEAM Kit
The littleBits STEAM kit allows students to unlock their inner mechanic. Designed with both children and teachers in mind, the STEAM kit is a DIY construction set that allows children to make their... [More]
App-Connected Building Blocks - playDXTR Smart Building Blocks Track Cognitive Development in Kids
SCORE: 2.6
Untested 750 Clicks Pub: Dec 23, 15
App-Connected Building Blocks
playDXTR Smart Building Blocks Track Cognitive Development in Kids
These smart building blocks combine digital intelligence with physical play to help parents better understand the cognitive development of their children. playDXTR consists of app-connected blocks... [More]
Quantcast