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Barbie hits the club with digital dress

Barbie hits the club with digital dress

By 11 February 2013

Barbie continues to lead the way in the world of high-tech fashion, now sporting a dress with a 114 tri-colour LED lights, announced at the 2013 Toy Fair in New York. The dress uses a 4.5-inch resistive touch panel that can be drawn on with a finger or... >>

Barbie Photo Fashion Doll has hidden camera and LCD T-shirt display

Barbie Photo Fashion Doll has hidden camera and LCD T-shirt display

By 11 October 2012

Mattel’s latest Barbie doll not only has a hidden camera, it will also display any snaps taken with it on her LCD display-sporting T-shirt. Barbie Photo Fashion Doll is fitted with a 0.3-megapixel camera embedded in the back of Barbie’s necklace.... >>

Barbie Designable Hair extensions and doll pictures hands-on

Barbie Designable Hair extensions and doll pictures hands-on

By 30 September 2011

Do you groan at the thought of your daughter playing with Barbie and her millions of add-ons and accessories come Christmas? What if we said we could give you a reason to be excited about the plastic hot-chick yourself? Up steps Barbie Designable Hair... >>

VIDEO: Canon EOS 7D camera vs Barbie

VIDEO: Canon EOS 7D camera vs Barbie

By 10 August 2010

The new Barbie Video Girl doll from Mattel, which is currently only available in the UK on import, is actually a fully operational digital camcorder in the body of the eponymous doll. It has a tiny LCD screen on the back, a lens on the front (just above... >>

Computer Engineer Barbie shows she is more than just a pretty face

Computer Engineer Barbie shows she is more than just a pretty face

By 13 February 2010

Barbie has become a Computer Engineer in her latest guise following a poll from fans on Facebook, Twitter and email according her makers Matel. Computer Engineer Barbie, as she will be known, will make it into the shops in time for Christmas alongside... >>

Seven-year-old girls love their Nintendo DS more than Barbie

Seven-year-old girls love their Nintendo DS more than Barbie

By 18 July 2007

Seven-year-old girls love their Nintendo DS more than any of their other possessions, according to a "favourite things" survey carried out by Gogoblin. With apparently little interest shown in gaming from ages 4 to 6 - when boys are discovering hand held... >>

Barbie goes multimedia for geeky girls

Barbie goes multimedia for geeky girls

By 27 April 2007

Girl Gamers became all the rage at the 2006 London Games Festival and now Barbie is linking up to the online generation. Mattel has launched a new Barbie Girl online community where little ladies can lay games, chat and "hang out" with other tween-ish... >>