Now here’s an idea destined to be a hit with parents.

The FiLIP is a kid-friendly smartwatch that packs GPS, cell-service and wi-fi on to your kids’ wrists. All of the "but what if I need to call you from school?" excuses cited by kids when looking for the Christmas iPhone are covered by the FiLIP. Best of all: You'll save your kids the inevitable app addiction that comes with online marketplaces and free games.

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