This app gives seniors "grandkids on-demand"

2019-03-01 16:10

“I tried traditional home care, but it wasn’t what he needed.” In trying to help his granddad, this man created an app that connects the elderly with younger assistants.

4 local apps making school admin, transport and finance easier for parents and teachers

2018-05-16 08:56

Yes, that shiver down your spine at the sound of the words "school", "admin", "transport" and "finance" in the same sentence is normal, but these apps just made it a whole lot simpler.

5 apps to track your pregnancy

2018-02-16 14:32

Once you know you’re pregnant, you want to keeping track of your baby’s growth 24/7 and doctor check-ups just don’t happen frequently enough to match the excitement of the situation.

6 great channels to get your kids off the couch this holiday

2017-12-18 15:39

Pack away the tablets and get your kids onto their feet with these kid-friendly exercises.

The latest trend in SA: the flipped classroom

2017-10-04 12:30

A lecturer at the University of the Free State shares her experiences and success with the flipped classroom method of teaching - the idea of using videos, worksheets and interaction between students to introduce them to new concepts.

Great coding apps for kids

2017-09-15 16:43

Children from as young as 3 can be taught how to code. We give you six recommendations for apps and websites that teach your kids these vital skills.

Top music education apps to help your kid to tune in

2017-09-07 10:35

Parent24's round-up of great music apps, from fun games to introduce preschoolers to the elements of music to helping older children to ace their music exams and professional musicians to up their aural skills.

AppClose helps you co-parent effectively

2017-08-08 14:20

This app helps divorced parents co-parent in an easy and efficient way.

You, your nanny cam, and the law

2017-07-26 11:58

Nanny cameras don't have to be sinister. They can be a great safety tool for your nanny and children and you can use it to tune in at specific times to join in a party, for example. Just make sure you comply with the law.


Simplify your next family trip with these 5 travel apps

2018-06-22 15:06

Travel apps are two magic words every parent should be embracing before hitting the road for the upcoming winter holidays, here’s a round-up of five apps that’ll make any journey as smooth as possible.

A NASA-inspired light to help your baby sleep and other next-level baby gadgets

2018-03-08 17:33

A self-installing car seat, a sleep booster that keeps baby asleep most of the night, a vision-boosting baby gym... these may sound like they're straight out of the dark futuristic Black Mirror series, but they're just a few of the latest in parenting widgets. If you have the cash to blow, that is.

Best reading apps and programmes for children

2017-12-19 11:04

Is your child struggling to read? These remedial reading apps are guaranteed to boost your child's confidence.

Making memories: great app connects you with kiddie activities in your hood

2017-11-08 14:07

The Adventure Clubs app is a great way to get your kids out of the house and learning through play.

Technology can help kids learn, but only if parents and teachers are involved

2017-09-26 11:17

Technology has once again proven to be a new and exciting way to keep learners interested and motivated to learn new concepts in class.

This app will help you find someone to have a baby with

2017-09-11 13:17

This app helps you find someone to procreate with.

This app will help you find someone to have a baby with

2017-09-06 14:57

This app helps you find someone to procreate with.

Here’s looking at you, kid: how webcams help parents bond with premature babies

2017-08-22 09:18

Webcam technology may very well be "the difference between stressful anxiety and peace of mind for new parents", says Susan Kerr.

Are we fixating on screen time?

2017-07-07 09:52

How much screen time is enough for kids? I saw this article as my two young kids were sitting huddled over the iPad.

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