Mattel's newest versions of the iconic doll show Barbie is still reinventing herself after all these years
The new dolls, which were unveiled Tuesday, are the latest attempt by Mattel to shift away from Barbie’s image as the impossibly thin blonde icon blamed for distorting young children’s idea of beauty, skin tone and body shape | via @nytimes
Narayan Desai had to give up his caste-based profession of being a flute and shehnai player to take up a more lucrative job — making toys
Tyler the Playful Tiger, who roars, purrs and moves during play is among a group of animatronic toys tipped to be the most in demand for Christmas.
The FBI said that such toys may contain parts or capabilities that may disclose personal information.
Just months after the fidget spinner first whirled its way into the hands of antsy youngsters, some schools have already banned it, prompting a debate about the difficulties that children experience concentrating
While buying toys, parents should consider the child's interests, not their gender because limiting choice of toys can fuel stereotypes, suggests research.
Mattel's new ThingMaker eco-system will equip families to create figures such as dolls, robots and dinosaurs, or wearable accessories like bracelets and necklaces by 3D printing them.
Not everyone is excited about pushing first-graders to learn the nuts and bolts of how computers work. Some critics believe that too much technology too early can interfere with a child's natural development; others warn that pushing advanced concepts on younger kids could frustrate them and turn them off computer science completely.
The U.S. toy industry is expected to have its strongest year in at least a decade after several years of kids choosing videogames and mobile apps over Barbie and stuffed bears.
After giving "Star Wars" fans in the capital a chance to experience Lightsabers or laser swords that are popular courtesy the film franchise.
What happens when you give children toy cars which they just cannot crash?
Women and Child Development minister Maneka Gandhi aims to set up toy banks for underprivileged kids across India and has appealed to the citizens to donate their toys for this.
Quadcopters like the one that crashed at the White House on Monday are among the most popular remote-controlled aircraft being sold today.
The NGO provides toys and a place to play, to kids whose families can't afford to buy what many consider a luxury.
A new app lets shoppers flipping through retail flyers purchase items that catch their eye using image recognition technology....