toys

Long live diversity! Lego unveils new inclusive set on the eve of LGBTQIA + pride month

Lego's new LGBTQIA + set is inspired by Diversity Month and the personal story of Matthew Ashton, Vice President of Design for the Danish company.

Barbie gets her crown back! 2020 was his best year in sales after betting on inclusion, the 'body positive' and demolishing gender roles

The reinvention of Barbie brought Mattel the most growth in two decades, as its shares rose more than 50% and specialists project more success in the future.

Toy Story: How FAO Schwarz Came Back to Life

Entrepreneur paid a visit to the iconic, recently re-opened toy store.

The Savvy Reason This Wooden Toy Car Company Works With Auto Suppliers and Designs Some of Its Own Tools

By focusing on it vision, Candylabs, which makes wooden toy cars, has been profitable from its start and has seen 40 percent year-over-year growth.

Linda Lacina

FBI: Your Kid's Internet-Connected Toys Might Be Spying on Them

The FBI says sensors, microphones, cameras and other components in internet-connected toys 'could put the privacy and safety of children at risk.'

Chloe Albanesius

What Your Kids Will Be Playing With Next Year: Toy Fair 2017, a Product Recap

Think drones, robotics, and toys connected to family-friendly movies. Something else: Play-Doh is back!

Stephen Key

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.'

Study: Women Pay Thousands More Than Men for Products

New York City's Department of Consumer Affairs looked at almost 800 products from more than 90 brands.

Holly Ellyatt

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.

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.

Angry Birds Maker Rovio Signs Toy Deal With Lego

The pair will launch a line of Angry Birds building blocks.

Reuters