Mobile apps reshape toys and learning - Mobile Games | mrpbps iDevices | Scoop.it
The world of apps and mobile devices is reshaping toys and education for kids, steering children's media towards a blend of entertainment and education.

"Having devices with an intuitive multi-touch interface, such as the iPad or smartphones, opens up many more possibilities than were possible with a PC, since children have a far harder time learning how to use a computer mouse, Ishibashi said. The rest of the technology ecosystem, including low-cost content development and ubiquitous wireless networking, is now in place, and points to rapid change in children's media and education."