Category: Products / Parenting

March 30, 2020

Best Kids Tablets (2020): iPad Mini, Fire Tablets, and More

In this moment of need, let there be no judgments passed about screen time. Here are the tablets you should get your kids, and why.


by Adrienne So in Gear
March 25, 2020

11 Great Educational Games for Kids to Play at Home

Worried your kids will rot their brains on movies and TV? Try these “edutaining” games instead for PC, Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Android phones.


by Scott Gilbertson in Gear
March 16, 2020

How to Entertain Your Young Children During Quarantine (2020): iPod Touch, Lego, Podcasts

In many places, schools and daycares are closed. Here are some tips on how to entertain your little ones, and on how to talk to them about Covid-19.


by Adrienne So in Gear
February 18, 2020

6 Best Trackers (2020): GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and Cellular

These are the best Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS, and cellular clips to ensure that you never lose anything ever again.


by Adrienne So Julian Chokkattu in Gear
February 14, 2020

6 Best Sound Machines for 2020 (Best White Noise Machines)

Our favorite white noise and sleep sound machines for babies, kids, and adults. Tested by WIRED’s Gear team.


by Adrienne So in Gear
January 21, 2020

The Blurred Boundaries of Work-From-Home Parenting

The same technology that’s made working from home easier than ever has fundamentally changed what “home” means to me.


by Adrienne So in Gear
January 10, 2020

The 6 Best Toys at CES 2020: STEM, Robots, AR Board Games

At CES 2020, toy makers returned to the real world with games, bots, and AR board games. We played them all.


by Scott Gilbertson in Gear