A Penguin’s Tale

Lane Merrifield opened the Dust or Magic conference by giving us a front-row seat to the creation of Club Penguin. If there was ever a testament to the Power of Nice it’s Lane’s story. Although Club Penquin seemed to burst on the scene last summer when it...

User Interface Devices for Kids

Eric Strommen has designed and studied interactive learning products for children on almost every interactive platform available including Nintendo, SEGA, CD-I, DV-I, CD-ROM, online services and more. He founded Playful Efforts to provide research services that assist...

Children’s Technology Trends in 2008

In this video presentation I taped at the 7th annual Dust or Magic conference, Robin Raskin forecasts the trends she sees coming in children’s technology for 2008 and beyond. Robin has been translating technology into consumer friendly terms for more than 25...