BOB'S BLOG

February 06, 2017

Why Are Babies Sleeping in Boxes?

These cardboard boxes help reduce the risk of SIDS and other sleep-related causes of death.

February 05, 2017

These 8 Toys Can Make Your Kids Smarter

They help teach valuable STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills

February 05, 2017

How to Have a Kid-Friendly Super Bowl Party

Ways you and your babysitter can plan a successful game day for the whole family.Super Bowl Sunday is fast approaching and if the biggest battle in your house is the Super Bowl versusSuperman, we’ve got the answer: a kid-friendly bowl game. Here are crafts, games and food ideas to turn …

February 03, 2017

Google Voice Update Makes Google’s Strategy More Confusing

Good news for Voice users, more head-scratching for the rest of us.

February 03, 2017

Cyber bullying is hard for law enforcement to punish

With an increased access to technology, students are participating in cyber bullying, but it’s hard to punish under the law.

February 03, 2017

Cyberbullying impact: It kills people

Victims of cyberbullying confront more than a rude message online; they encounter abhorrent statements that are criminal.

February 02, 2017

Teaching children self-sufficiency early is key

After 4-year-old Aria Ricchetti wakes up each morning, she grabs the outfit she helped choose the previous night and gets herself dressed.

February 02, 2017

Does your kid need a smartphone?

Technology is ubiquitous, with screens everywhere you turn — in homes, in schools, in cars. Devices can make parenting easier, as can attest any mother or father who has traveled long distances or sat in a waiting room with an antsy child. But technology also complicates parenting. How much screen …

February 02, 2017

Identity thieves target children, babies

Fraud experts are out with a warning for parents: protect your children from identity thieves.

February 01, 2017

There are too many ways to Google on Android

After agitating to get Google to bring its best apps from iOS to Android, I was gratified to see last month that Gboard, Google’s excellent iPhone keyboard, made the jump. Then I used it on my…