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  • Vtech Grow With Me Baby Doll wants you to teach it what to say (video)
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    Vtech Grow With Me Baby Doll wants you to teach it what to say (video)

    By 23 January 2014

    Vtech has created a baby doll that supposedly grows with your child as they grow. The idea is that the more you talk to the baby the more words it learns and with more than 80 phrases to master that should take your little one some time. Hoping to ape...

  • Vtech baby tablet announced, because they are never too young for tech
    Tablets

    Vtech baby tablet announced, because they are never too young for tech

    By 22 January 2014

    How young is too young to get a tablet? That's the question some people will ask when they see the Vtech InnoTab 3 Baby Tablet which goes on sale later this year. The new tablet is designed to be used by babies as young as 12 months old and is a customisation...

  • Like father like son: Vtech launches Kidizoom smartwatch for kids
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    Like father like son: Vtech launches Kidizoom smartwatch for kids

    By 21 January 2014

    Technology kids brand VTech has launched a smartwatch for children at the London Toy Fair 2014. Hot on the heels of the new smartwatches launched by Samsung, Sony and Pebble, VTech says that the new child-friendly smartwatch brings the technology to children...

  • VTech InnoTab 2 pictures and hands-on
    Tablets

    VTech InnoTab 2 pictures and hands-on

    By 30 July 2012

    VTech has updated its tablet, the InnoTab with the InnoTab 2, and we've grabbed one to have a quick play. If the thought of giving your young kid your iPad or your shiny Android tablet scares the hell out of you, VTech, the company behind many an educational...

  • Best gadgets for kids
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    Best gadgets for kids

    By 9 August 2011

    While children growing up 50 years ago might have been happy with a set of Bayko, a spinning top or a hobby horse; the kids of today are almost as savvy as adults when it comes to gadgets which is only too evident the moment they get hold of an iPad or...

  • VTech InnoTab hands-on
    Tablets

    VTech InnoTab hands-on

    By 9 August 2011

    We think it's safe to say that there is no faster growing sector in the wonderful world of gadgets and gizmology at present than tablets. The meteoric rise of the iPad and equivalent Android devices has been nothing short of spectacular - especially considering...

  • VTech InnoPad teaches multitouch skills to kids
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    VTech InnoPad teaches multitouch skills to kids

    By 16 February 2011

    Do you hate it when your little 'uns get hold of your iPad? Don't you wish that they had a tablet of their own that they could smear their biscuit crumbs and snotty fingers all over. Well, now they can have, as VTech has announced the InnoPad - which...

  • VTech Kidizoom toy camera   review
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    VTech Kidizoom toy camera review

    By 18 December 2009

    Kids love cameras, probably because of the combination of them being expensive, covered in buttons and something that grown-ups are always pointing at them. The VTech Kidizoom gives children the chance to have a camera of their own and might spare your...

  • Vtech take on Wii with V.Smile Motion
    Gaming

    Vtech take on Wii with V.Smile Motion

    By 22 January 2009

    Vtech has launched a new games console with motion sensor controllers as it aims to capitalise on the success of the Wii games console. The new console, called the Vtech V.Smile Motion, will be aimed at children aged between three to seven and have a...

  • VTech bring laptops to your little ones
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    VTech bring laptops to your little ones

    By 31 January 2008

    VTech has launched a range of new laptops aimed at Kids so Dads and Mums around the country can feel safe know that their little tikes won't be able to trash theirs. Looking as life like as possible; the boys version is even a boring black charcoal colour,...

  • VTech launches Kidizoom - digicam for kiddies
    Cameras

    VTech launches Kidizoom - digicam for kiddies

    By 10 July 2007

    We previewed this back when it was announced, but the Kidizoom from VTech is a new Multimedia Digital Camera for children aged three and upwards, is now available in shops. Kids can use the Kidizoom to take photos, make movies and play games. It is packed...

  • VTech update V.Smile kids games console
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    VTech update V.Smile kids games console

    By 15 March 2007

    Kids console maker VTech has updated its childrens console, the V.Smile Learning System adding a bundle of new features including a karaoke microphone so your little ones can practice for X-Factor. The £49.99 TV hook up system combines a child-friendly...

  • VTech and Leap Frog launch My First Computers
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    VTech and Leap Frog launch My First Computers

    By 5 February 2007

    VTech and Leap Frog are both hoping to revolutionise the way 3-7-year-olds learn with the launch of new keyboards. VTech's offering, the Whizz Kid, promises to teach a range of curriculum based activities including reading, maths, music, colours and even...

  • VTech's Sit-to-Stand Dancing Tower gets your kids up and moving
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    VTech's Sit-to-Stand Dancing Tower gets your kids up and moving

    By 1 February 2007

    VTech has launched a new dancing tower that promises to encourage babies, infants and toddlers to play, learn and discover while standing. Called the VTech Sit-to-Stand dancing Tower, the toy is like and interactive pole that your daughter or son can...

  • FLAPcam takes the digital camera clamshell
    Cameras

    FLAPcam takes the digital camera clamshell

    By 31 January 2007

    We have clamshell mobile phones so why not clamshell digital cameras? Well one designer has created a concept that offers just that - a clamshell design to protect the camera's LCD display. Called the FLAPcam, when folded up, the lens, display and buttons...

  • VTech launch digital camera for kids
    Cameras

    VTech launch digital camera for kids

    By 31 January 2007

    VTech, the children's educational toy maker, has announced that it is launching a digital aimed specifically at kids. The new £59.99 camera is called the Kidizoom: Multimedia Digital Camera and aimed at children 4 years and up. As you might expect, the...

  • Vsmile TV Learning System review
    Gadgets 4 out of 5

    Vsmile TV Learning System review

    By 7 October 2004

    The V Smile Learning System is the answer to most parents' worries when it comes to video games. With as much learning potential as PC software or the LeapFrog LeapPad, it is nevertheless cool enough to pass the Kid test as it looks and feels (to a 3-year-old...