Technology has a lot levelled at its robotic feet. From child obesity, to the breakdown of marriages (looking at you, Facebook) to changing our brains. Well, scratch below the headlines and you'll find that a) you'd be hard-pressed to avoid technology given that pretty much anything man-made counts as tech and b) there are oodles and oodles of examples of apps, games, websites and hardware helping kids to channel and explore their creativity.
Here are just a handful of creative apps every kid should try.
- We love the look of Pixel Press, which turns children's doodles a simple game. It's really simple, your child sketches their levels on squared paper, you take a picture with your smartphone or tablet and bingo, it's in the game. We wrote a little about Pixel Press and were delighted when the creator himself popped up to talk about it some more. Pre-order for10.