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Toys incorporate the sensorial and interactive nature of music

Digital toys are incorporating musical features into their functions in order to enhance user experience. The infusion of music into toys with varying digital functions enhances engagement with them on a multi-skilled level. This shift speaks to the cultivation of both intellectual and creative skills on parents' end, especially as Millennial parents reveal a focus on wanting to raise well-rounded children who have the flexibility to experiment.

Workshop Question - What's a way in which you could enhance your offering by integrating a more sensorial approach?
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Connected Speaker Fidget Spinners - The 'Spinneroo' Fidget Toy Spinner Plays Music and Displays Text
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Hot 3,406 Clicks Pub: Jul 21, 17
Connected Speaker Fidget Spinners
The 'Spinneroo' Fidget Toy Spinner Plays Music and Displays Text
The ‘Spinneroo’ fidget toy spinner is one of the latest devices that look to expand on the original iteration of the little spinning toys with a number of tech-focused upgrades. Coming... [More]
Engaging Music Education Systems - The 'Soundbops' Music Building Blocks Encourage Creativity
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This Year and Hot 1,049 Clicks Pub: Feb 21, 18
Engaging Music Education Systems
The 'Soundbops' Music Building Blocks Encourage Creativity
The ‘Soundbops’ music building blocks have been created for parents to offer young children as a fun, interactive way for them to learn the basics of music early on to foster a creative... [More]
Connected Chromatic Music Toys - Specdrums Let Users Tap Objects to Create Music
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Warm 1,704 Clicks Pub: Aug 17, 17
Connected Chromatic Music Toys
Specdrums Let Users Tap Objects to Create Music
Everyone knows at least one person who can’t help but tap out beats and rhythms on the surfaces around them, and Specdrums, a new musical toy currently on Kickstarter, helps those fidgeters... [More]
Toddler-Focused Synthesizer Toys - The Blipblox Houses Pro Musical Features in a Kid-Friendly Casing
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This Year and Warm 412 Clicks Pub: Jan 24, 18
Toddler-Focused Synthesizer Toys
The Blipblox Houses Pro Musical Features in a Kid-Friendly Casing
Once, parents would play their kids Mozart and give them rinky-dink toy pianos to teach them the rudiments of music, but the Blipblox toy shows how musical tastes have changed for the modern... [More]
Musical Ice Lollies - This Summer Ice Pop Toy Makes Music as the Treat is Licked
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Average 194 Clicks Pub: Jul 3, 17
Musical Ice Lollies
This Summer Ice Pop Toy Makes Music as the Treat is Licked
The Perotto Ice Pop DJ Licking Music Toy is a new toy from Japanese comedian Piko Taro that introduces a fun summer ice pop that offers more than just refreshment. As its name suggests, the ice... [More]
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