Whether you’re looking for a gift for a kid, or just a new toy to satisfy the kid-in-you there are plenty of fun, electronic toys and gizmos to explore. Read reviews, buying guides and articles on robotic pets, remote control cars, dart boards and other electronic games, toys and silly do-dads.
Buying someone an RC car in the holidays can be pretty stressful; which is a shame as the cars themselves are so much fun! Whether you are buying for a toddler, a teen, or that big kid that just won’t grow up, we have got some great options for you with some top notch buying advice too.
Coolness is in the eye of the beholder, yet most people will agree that all of the gadgets in this list are pretty cool! This list is divided into two age groups determined by difficulty of product use and/or durability.
There are a wide number of different types of electronic toys and games available on the market today. This guide will provide you with reviews, suggestions and advice on what to look for when shopping.
Programmable robotic arm kits are some of the best gifts for kids and teens with a passion for building things. They are also good teaching tools for use in introductory lessons on robotics, programming and general automation.
Imagine a dinosaur that has feelings. A curious and inquisitive creature wanting to explore its surroundings. The dinosaur lets you know if its happy or sad. It is affected by temperature and shivers when its cold. The amazing dinosaur is Pleo RB (reborn), and the pink dinosaur robot is a girl.
If you are researching how to build an electronic toy car, you need not go beyond the level of high school science projects. It is as simple as taking a brushed DC motor to rotate a pipe that acts as the rear axle, and powering an electromagnet to a permanent magnet for movement.
Wizards permeate all realms of our imagination. From evil dark wizards who wish to conquer the land to heroic wizards who want to put things right, you can encounter them all through the magic of electronic games.
LEGO Mindstorms brought the building kit hobby to new heights with its first iteration. With its latest version, it offers more in terms of both hardware and software.
LEGO Mindstorms NXT is not just kids play. It is a serious foray into robotics designed to be fun and interesting both for kids and for people intrigued by the technology of robotics.
New technology gadgets abound, but sometimes it can be the old fashioned ones that are the most fun. Check out this radio controlled boat that will blow your socks off!