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2011-06-29 05:34:14

Educational toymaker LeapFrog Enterprises unveiled its new LeapPad Explorer touchscreen tablet computer for kids on Tuesday, and began accepting pre-orders for the $99 device. The company, which previewed the tiny, five-inch LeapPad in February, said the tablet computer would be available on August 15. Like all of LeapFrog's products, the LeapPad Explorer is educational, with more than 100 games and applications designed to improve a child's creativity and school performance. Housed in a...

2011-06-06 09:44:00

NEW YORK, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic Media, a division of Scholastic Inc., the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced a new addition to its award-winning and best-selling I SPY (TM) interactive franchise with the release of I SPY SUPER CHALLENGER for LeapFrog's Leapster Explorer. I SPY SUPER CHALLENGER, for kids ages 5-9, will be available at retail in September for $24.99. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100907/SCHOLASTICLOGO)...

2011-02-14 18:11:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: LF), today announced LeapPad Explorer(TM), a multifunctional learning tablet that ushers in the next generation of learning, digital reading and personal creativity for children ages four and up, available beginning summer 2011 in global English markets. LeapPad Explorer builds off the success of 2010's Educational Toy of The Year Award winner, Leapster Explorer(TM), and is designed to change the way kids...

2011-01-12 07:36:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: LF) today provided preliminary, unaudited financial results for the year ended December 31, 2010. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090219/LFLOGO) LeapFrog expects to report an increase in net sales of 13-14% compared to 2009, which represents the Company's highest net sales growth rate in seven years and is believed to be substantially higher than the toy industry's overall growth rate....

2010-11-04 07:00:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: LF) today announces the Leapster Explorer Camera & Video Recorder for its award-winning mobile learning device, the Leapster Explorer. The Camera & Video Recorder accessory turns the Leapster Explorer, already rich with more than 40 games and learning experiences, into a child's very own digital camera. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101104/AQ95008) (Photo:...

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