Some of the hottest gifts for kids this season are ones that teach coding skills or involve APPs and virtual reality. Here are a few of our high tech picks for kid gifts
Pai Technology’s Augie
Augie is the first premiere coding robot equipped with augmented reality technology, developed to introduce children to coding language. Augie engages imagination and creativity while helping children further enhance critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Playtime with Augie also improves hand-eye coordination and logic through the introduction of play patterns that leverage artificial intelligence and innovative robotic technology. Augie comes with a free intuitive app offering engaging coding tutorials, all in conjunction with standards set by Code.org, and exciting gameplay. 5+, $199.99.
Click here to purchase from the Pai Technology website.
Learn to code and build LEGO® bricks with the LEGO BOOST easy-to-learn visual programming app and bricks. LEGO BOOST makes it fun to learn to code for 7 to 11-year-old kids. Available from Homewood Toy & Hobby
Marvin’s Magic $39
The interactive magic box collection with unique props that combine with Marvin’s iMagic App to unveil smart magic for smart devices. Available from Homewood Toy & Hobby
Immerse Virtual Reality Headset $39
The Immerse Virtual Reality Headset enables you to watch 3D movies, play simulated games and experience virtual simulations by downloading content directly onto your smartphone! Available from Homewood Toy & Hobby.
Party 2 Go $49
Party 2 Go is a Bluetooth Karaoke Microphone and Disco Ball Set that’s sure to turn any room into a stage and a party. Available from Homewood Toy & Hobby.