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Emmet Ryan presents the best gadgets and devices for parents seeking to introduce their children to the world of technology.

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent @emmetjryan
19th October, 2014
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We’ve come a long way since parents could just hide the remote control if they wanted to get their children’s attention. Technology is a part of our everyday life now, and controlling how and when children have their first interaction with gadgets is the challenge.

Fears over privacy, access and cost will naturally spread caution among those with young children. Control is the crucial aspect to bear in mind. Shutting the...

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