Or if you’d prefer another layer of holiday chaos, dear junior can shoot HD video of this year’s ham-fest on Odyssey Toys’ Pocket Drone ($89), a fold-up, four-rotor raptor that will fly (or spy) indoors or out. All that and a 4GB microSD card for under a hundred bucks.
Today’s children are digital natives who view drones as normal as their parents did paper airplanes. I have tried out several drones; various offerings seem to have different strengths and weaknesses. One particularly convenient offering is the Pocket Drone from Odyssey Toys – it is small enough to literally fit into a jacket pocket, relatively inexpensive (it sells for a little over $90 on Amazon), and has a built in high-definition camera and advanced controls including auto-hover, so if you are traveling for the holidays or going on a vacation and want to bring a drone for your children (or for you) to use while away, this one seems like a good choice. Continue reading “3 Cool New Tech-Toys That Can Make Your Children Smarter- Inc.com”
The good news and the bad news regarding the new FAA Drone Regulations
THE BAD NEWS
The FAA recently announced new regulations requiring the registration of small recreational drones. This applies to drones between 0.55 lbs. and 55 lbs.
While not unexpected, this ruling will generate lots of questions. The highlights of the regulation are: Continue reading “FAA Drone Regulations”
Odyssey’s Pocket Drone has an HD video camera, is the size of a large smartphone and folds down into itself for portability. Auto return and auto take-off make this one incredibly easy to fly.
Continue reading “Tech Gift Guide: The Best Gadgets and Toys for Kids- NBC NEWS”
The X-7 Microlite quadcopter from Odyssey Toys is the kind of thing I would expect to see someone hawking on a carnival midway. Continue reading “Odyssey Toys X-7 Microlite review”
Winter is coming – well, at least for the toy industry, which is constantly looking forward to Q4 – and toy manufacturers are always competing to provide the best products at the best price. Continue reading “Game of Drones”