Inter-Active Play

High-tech toys help kids boost activity

Implications - Though technology is often faulted for being the reason why many children don't get enough exercise, activity-focused wearables and apps for kids are disrupting that assumption. By adding in a component of gamification related to physical activity, this approach to active play bridges the interactivity of technology with the importance of exercise.
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Children's Stationary Bike Toys - Fisher-Price's Think & Learn Smart Cycle Helps Kids Stay Active
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This Year and Hot 2,987 Clicks Pub: Jan 4, 17
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Fast Food Pedometers - McDonald's Newest Happy Meal Toy is a Step Counter
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Warm 1,962 Clicks Pub: Aug 13, 16
Fast Food Pedometers
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Children's Fitness Toys - The nabi Compete Keeps Kids Active While They Play Challenging Games
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Mild 576 Clicks Pub: Nov 11, 15
Children's Fitness Toys
The nabi Compete Keeps Kids Active While They Play Challenging Games
The nabi Compete is a children’s fitness band that keeps kids entertained with video game challenges that also incorporate healthy physical activity. Fuhu, the company behind the innovative... [More]
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