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Sit, Ubu, sit: 7 free apps for training your new puppy

Who needs a puppy school when you've got a smartphone?

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Paw Tracks helps you keep tabs on your pooch

One of a few apps geared towards training your puppy, Paw Tracks is good for pets with multiple caretakers.

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Study: 1-in-10 UK 5-year-olds have mobile phones

Study finds that kids who can't read a clock yet have mobile phones now.

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Modified online children's privacy rules take effect in US

Some websites and mobile app developers are confused about how to comply with revised rules governing the online collection of personal information from children that took effect in the U.S. Monday, critics said.

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How to child-proof the Internet

Child predators, pornography, online bullying—kids can stumble into all sorts of trouble online. Make sure your PC, mobile devices, and social networks are safe with these simple tips.

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Favorite math apps for kids

If there’s anything kids forget over the summer, it’s math. These great apps can help.

Favorite literacy apps for kids

Stop summer brain drain with these great literacy apps for kids.

Review: Your kids will love learning with Endless Alphabet for iOS

Endless Alphabet is fun, educational, and easy to use. It is probably the best children’s app I’ve ever had the chance to use; my four-year-old son, at least, certainly thinks so.

screenshot of parental layer in Leo's Pad.

Adaptive learning application lets parents track what kids have learned

A new feature released Tuesday from children's app maker Kidaptive lets parents track the progress of what their children are learning inside the company's first story and game application.

Send a Mother's Day greeting with iOS's Cards app

You can use Apple's Cards app on your iOS device to send a greeting to Mom for Mother's Day.

FTC tightens privacy rules for kids’ apps

App platforms such as Apple’s App Store are exempt from new FTC regulations that require apps to obtain parental consent before following children’s online behavior.

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