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2014-05-01 08:41:40

LeapBand uniquely combines playful physical activities with personalized virtual pet play to help children get more active and learn about healthy choices. TORONTO, May 1, 2014 /CNW/ - LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:LF), the leader in educational entertainment, today unveiled LeapBand, the first wearable activity tracker designed just for children that encourages active play and healthy habits while nurturing their very own personalized virtual pet. The LeapBand activity...

2014-04-11 12:24:50

But the real innovation could be coming from the builders of tomorrow - 64% of parents who ask their children for advice are turning to them for tech-related support - according to a national survey SEATTLE, April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LEGO Systems, Inc. hosted the 'Build for Good' competition where Seattle's most innovative companies, including Amazon, Egencia, Expedia, HTC, Nordstrom, Xbox and zulily, were invited to compete by building a LEGO® MINDSTORMS® robot designed to...

2014-04-10 16:29:55

EMERYVILLE, Calif., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:LF) today announced that it will webcast its first quarter 2014 results via conference call on Monday, May 5, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time (5:00 p.m. Eastern Time), following the release of its financial results. The live webcast will be available at LeapFrog's investor relations web site at www.leapfroginvestor.com. An archive of the webcast will be available on the web site approximately three...

2014-03-31 08:32:16

GRASS VALLEY, Calif., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ensemble Designs announced today the NAB release of version 2.0 software for its BrightEye NXT line of Compact Routers. The software upgrade, provided at no charge to owners of Ensemble Designs BrightEye NXT Video Routing Switchers, provides dissolves and direct take transitions of HDMI as well as SDI sources, external control via TCP/IP or DB9 connector, and configuration and salvo memory registers. NXT 2.0 will be shown at the...

2014-03-11 16:27:59

EMERYVILLE, Calif., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: LF) announced today that Joanna Rees has joined the company's board of directors. "We are very excited that Joanna is joining our board," said William Chiasson, LeapFrog Chairman. "Her experience in investing in, advising and building leading growth companies will be highly valuable to us as we continue to strengthen the business and broaden our portfolio with innovative new product categories that...

2014-02-20 16:29:14

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: LF), the leader in educational entertainment, today announced that the LeapFrog Explorer Licensed Software Assortment secured the no. 2 position in the most recent NPD Group's Retail Tracking Service report of the top 10 best-selling toys in the U.S. of 2013.* http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090219/LFLOGO "We are incredibly proud of the positive impact our top selling selection of learning...

2014-02-18 12:27:22

LeapFrog products have been recognized 19 times as best-in-class educational entertainment by The Toy Industry Association EMERYVILLE, Calif., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:LF), the leader in educational entertainment, today announced LeapPad(TM) Ultra, was honored as the "e-Connected Toy of the Year" at the 14(th) annual Toy Industry Association's Toy of the Year (TOTY) Awards ceremony held in New York on February 15(th). This prestigious award...

2014-01-29 12:26:13

Reveal at NY Now in NYC; One of Many Introductions Planned for 2014 GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grand Rapids, Mich.-based Uncle Goose®, the nation's leading handmade wooden toy block manufacturer, navigates into uncharted waters with the introduction of Nautical Alphabet Blocks, a 26-piece set of decorative blocks featuring artwork steeped heavily in maritime tradition. The set has a suggested retail price of $48. It becomes available at specialty retailers...

2014-01-27 16:22:59

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to recently released year-end sales data from The NPD Group, the LeapPad(TM) line of learning tablets from LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:LF) was again the no. 1 top selling children's tablet brand in 2013.* (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090219/LFLOGO) As the market leader, LeapPad outsold competitive brands which include learning tablets and Android-based kid's tablets. LeapFrog's LeapPad family of...

2014-01-23 12:32:53

Tad, Lily, Leap and their new friends take children on an action-packed learning experience in their new video: "LeapFrog Letter Factory Adventures: The Letter Machine Rescue Team" EMERYVILLE and SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:LF), the leader in educational entertainment, and Lionsgate today unveiled the first in a series of all new LeapFrog Letter Factory full-length learning videos featuring the next generation of popular frog...


Latest Educational toys Reference Libraries

Ballbot
2013-09-24 16:10:08

A ballbot is a mobile robot that moves and balances on one wheel. It is dynamically stable and capable of a larger range of movement than other types of robots, because it can maneuver better in tighter spaces. It runs on the same principles as those of an inverted pendulum, It is thought that this robot could make great personal or service robots in the future. Currently, ballbot robots can only traverse smooth surfaces, but it is thought that models could be easily adapted to move on rough...

Vtech V-Smile
2013-08-05 14:26:16

The V.Smile system developed by Vtech is a game system for educational purposes. It was developed for an age group between the ages of 3 and 6, but also offers other software for ages up to nine. It was originally released in 2004 and a second generation system was released in 2007. In 2008 the third generation system was released, called the V.Smile Pocket. The console connected to a television and used cartridges called a Smartridge. Smartridges were interchangeable between the first and...

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This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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