Kids

News and Articles About Kids

Microsoft Will Soon Spawn a Classroom Edition of Minecraft
Minecraft

Microsoft Will Soon Spawn a Classroom Edition of Minecraft

Brick by brick, the tech giant plans to cash in on the game's popularity with educators and students.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why I Learned to Sleep Standing Up
Entrepreneur Mindset

Why I Learned to Sleep Standing Up

For a time when my son was a baby, I had to adjust to a difficult sleeping position so he'd stop crying at night. And it worked. Here's what entrepreneurs can learn from this.
Jim Joseph
Fisher-Price's Cute New Toy Aims to Teach Preschoolers the Basics of Computer Programming
CES 2016

Fisher-Price's Cute New Toy Aims to Teach Preschoolers the Basics of Computer Programming

The legacy toymaker is finally gearing up to cash in on to the trendy kid-coding movement with the 'Code-a-Pillar.'
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Leadership Lessons My 14-Year-Old Son Taught Me
Leadership

Leadership Lessons My 14-Year-Old Son Taught Me

Sometimes, adults need to remember to double-tie their shoes and to take their iPhones out of their pockets before jumping into a pool, too.
Ken Dunn
How Holiday Traditions Big and Small Bind Us Together
Holidays

How Holiday Traditions Big and Small Bind Us Together

Enjoy this annual time of family gatherings, work parties and hanging out with your kids in new pajamas on Christmas Eve.
Jim Joseph
These 3 Baby Photos Mark Zuckerberg Shared on Facebook Will Melt Your Heart
Facebook

These 3 Baby Photos Mark Zuckerberg Shared on Facebook Will Melt Your Heart

Parenthood looks good on the young tech billionaire.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How an Industrial Oops Led This Gunk to Become a Stretchy Smash-Hit Toy
Who Knew?

How an Industrial Oops Led This Gunk to Become a Stretchy Smash-Hit Toy

The surprising story of how Silly Putty accidentally sprang from a wartime dilemma.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
9 Things Baby Zuckerberg Should Know About Her Famous Parents
Facebook

9 Things Baby Zuckerberg Should Know About Her Famous Parents

Welcome, Zuckerbaby. You've got some big shoes to fill.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Children's Photos Among Data Stolen in Hack of Toy Maker VTech
Security

Children's Photos Among Data Stolen in Hack of Toy Maker VTech

A vigilante hacker's breach of 5 million accounts for the Hong Kong-based Internet-connected toy maker brings parents' worst nightmares into reality.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Facebook Expands Parental Leave Ahead of the Birth of Mark Zuckerberg's Baby
Facebook

Facebook Expands Parental Leave Ahead of the Birth of Mark Zuckerberg's Baby

The social juggernaut joins a growing list of global tech giants sweetening perks for parents.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Have Young Kids? Here's How You Can Still Be Productive Working From Home.
Control What You Can

Have Young Kids? Here's How You Can Still Be Productive Working From Home.

Time management and hiring a baby sitter once in a while are essential in order to keep your sanity.
Elle Martinez
How an 11-Year-Old Entrepreneur Is Helping People Create Safer Passwords
Kids

How an 11-Year-Old Entrepreneur Is Helping People Create Safer Passwords

Sixth-grader Mira Modi is on a roll peddling Diceware passwords, and she says it's 'so much better' than being popular in school.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
3 Organizations That Seek to Make Today's Kids Tomorrow's Moguls
Kids

3 Organizations That Seek to Make Today's Kids Tomorrow's Moguls

Kids have heaps of energy, get excited about trying new things and frankly are too young to worry much about taking some risks. They can easily be developed into entrepreneurs.
Matthew Toren
8 Entrepreneurial Skills You Should Teach Your Kids (Infographic)
Parenting

8 Entrepreneurial Skills You Should Teach Your Kids (Infographic)

You bet they're already fantasizing about being their own boss. All they need is a nudge from you.
Kim Lachance Shandrow