Tag Archive: Child


Psychologist: Giving your kid an iPad is ‘child abuse’

Steve Jobs didn’t let his kids use an iPad at home for fear that they would become technology addicts. According to a leading child psychologist it’s a whole lot more serious than that, however — giving very young children an iPad to play with may be “tantamount to child abuse.” Describing it as “playing Russian roulette with […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Stress-busting app will engross your inner child

One way I can often determine if an app is worth my time is by putting it through a specific test. If I get so sucked into an app that I forget I’m actually supposed to be gathering thoughts to write up a review, it’s because that app is generally pretty awesome. I had this somewhat rare experience […][Read More…]

The ninja’s daughter: Child star of Kill Bill will play Steve Jobs’ kid

The role of Steve Jobs’ eldest daughter Lisa Jobs in the upcoming Universal movie biopic was previously described by screenwriter Aaron Sorkin as the story’s “heroine.” Given some of the A-list names that have been associated with the project, it’s…Read more ›

The ninja’s daughter: Child star of Kill Bill will play Steve Jobs’ kid

The role of Steve Jobs’ eldest daughter Lisa Jobs in the upcoming Universal movie biopic was previously described by screenwriter Aaron Sorkin as the story’s “heroine.” Given some of the A-list names that have been associated with the project, it’s…Read more ›

Samsung reemploys supplier caught using child labor

Samsung vowed to end child labor in its supply chain once and for all with its new ‘zero tolerance’ policy on child labor, but after coming down hard on Dongguan Shinyang Electronics this summer for employing under age workers, the…Read more ›

Live Life, Find Love, Have A Child In Five Minutes: Hero Generations

Sure, we all love a good game of Civilization V, but we also all know that the epic turn-based strategy can really suck up our time. That’s one of the reasons we’re so excited about Hero Generations, a Rogue-like strategy…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Apple Releases 2013 Supplier Responsibility Progress Report, Terminates Supplier For Child Labor Violations

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Apple has just released its annual Supplier Responsibility Report, a document that sheds light on the Cupertino-based tech company’s findings about its suppliers’ business practices in 2012. It takes into account excessive work hours, underage labor, and environmental impacts of the manufacturing process, including things like conflict-free minerals.

In the report, the company notes that it is the first technology company to join the Fair Labor Association  [Read More…]

Hipkey Will Help You Find Your Lost iPhone, Keys, Child… Or Vice Versa [CES 2013]

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CES 2013 bug LAS VEGAS, CES 2013 – With irritating regularity, my girlfriend and I dance the same dance. She, or I, go to bed with our iPhones. She, or I, lose it somewhere within the ocean of the bedfolds. She, or I, find ourselves apoplectic. She, or I, demands that the other calls the phone to locate. And then she, or I,  [Read More…]

Protex iPad Case Is Tough Enough To Take On A Four Year Old Child

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The Protex iPad from Higher Ground cover looks to be just about ideal. It’s a regular-looking TPU rubbery rear skin, but it packs a bunch of features to a) stop you from dropping it and b) protect it when you do. And as a bonus, it also has the best, most minimal demo video ever.

The case’s first feature is the x-shaped strap on the back. This gives you something to grab, or somewhere to  [Read More…]

Samsung Shamelessly Steals Child Actress From iPhone 4S Commercial To Shill Galaxy Tab [Video]

Samsung has shamelessly ripped-off Apples products every step of the way, but this has got to be a new well, not low, but something. Not content to just rip-off Apples product designs, Samsung is now stealing the very actresses from Apples own commercials!   Note the Samsung advertisement for their 8.9-Inch LTE Galaxy Tab above, then compare it to the iPhone 4S ad below. Does that cute moppet of a little girl look familiar? She should: shes incredibly distinct,  [Read More…]