Tuesday, October 19, 2010

An iPad alphabet app for Maddie...

A couple of months ago I
showed Maddie an alphabet app.
Initially, she showed little interest.
Today I couldn't get her to
look up for a photo.

Remember Speak & Spell?
The new touch interface
makes all the difference. 

Hilary Stout's New York Times article (Toddlers' Favorite Toy: The iPhone, 15-October 2010)  highlights issues facing parents; these concerns are not new. Following is a clip (from an "aged" betamax tape) of our CNN interview from some 25 years ago.