Generation I

Five fintech innovations for young home-buyers

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Five fintech innovations for young home-buyers

As younger people strive to break away from being Generation Rent, a wave of fintech services are taking them from temporary tenants to first-time ...
FinTech : Mobile Money : Mortgages
Hypebeast has launched a new vertical targeted at kids

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Hypebeast has launched a new vertical targeted at kids

Global – Hypekids is dedicated to breaking the latest news in the fashion realm to young style devotees.
Fashion : Luxury : Media
Uber offers parents safe rides for their teens at a premium price

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Uber offers parents safe rides for their teens at a premium price

US – The Family Profile enables multiple riders to share the same payment method.
Sharing Economy : Technology : Auto
Toio teaches children about robotics engineering through play

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Toio teaches children about robotics engineering through play

Japan – Sony has created programmable kinetic cubes that can be fitted with paper shapes to create different characters.
Technology : Product Design : Toys
Google uses gaming to teach kids how to be safe online

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Google uses gaming to teach kids how to be safe online

US – Be Internet Awesome is a new classroom curriculum designed to educate children about online threats such as hackers, phishing and trolls.
Digital : Technology : Media
Breathe easy

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Breathe easy

Paris – Airmotion Laboratories has joined forces with Kilo to create an anti-pollution mask for children.
Pollution Market : Generation I : Parenting
Identity crisis

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Identity crisis

Montreal – DELETE is an interactive exhibition designed to teach 8–12-year-olds about the vulnerability of their personal data.
DELETE : Generation I : The Sharded Self
Youth of today

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Youth of today

US – Members of Generation Z are more interested in buying products than experience-hungry Millennials, according to a new report.
Barkley : Generation Z : Millennials
A friendly AI adviser

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A friendly AI adviser

Switzerland – In a world in which children are increasingly developing their own online presence, Oyoty helps to keep them safe as they navigate ...
Oyoty : Awakening Tech : Privately SA
Snowy stories

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Snowy stories

Global – A new voice-activated digital book app aims to instil confidence in young children learning to read.
The Snow Fox : SiriKit : Parenting
Preview: Health-conscious Kids

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Preview: Health-conscious Kids

As society becomes more health-conscious, wellness is trickling down to the youngest generation.
Generation I : Wellness : Headspace
Health-conscious Kids

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Health-conscious Kids

As society becomes more health-conscious, wellness is trickling down to the youngest generation.
WellJelly : China Drewitt : Fitness Trackers
Mind the kids

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Mind the kids

Global – A new app from the founders of guided meditation platform Headspace aims to help children to become more mindful.
Headspace : The New Sublimity : Generation I
High-tech tales

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High-tech tales

US – Campfire is a new interactive app that brings bedtime stories to life.
Campfire : Bluetooth : Wifi
Growing concerns

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Growing concerns

New York – Helping children to reconnect with the food supply chain is the inspiration behind two new start-ups.
Food Supply : Education : DIY Kits
Build a Bose

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Build a Bose

Global – Audio equipment manufacturer Bose has unveiled BOSEbuild, a new category of DIY products designed to teach children about the science of s...
Generation I : Bose : BoseBUILD
Kids on the block

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Kids on the block

Global – Project Bloks is a hardware platform that enables developers to create tactile programming experiences for children.
Generation I : Project Bloks : Google
Air guitar

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Air guitar

London – Artist Yuri Suzuki has developed an app that enables children to create their own musical instruments.
Yuri Suzuki : AR Music Kit : Generation I
Landline reborn

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Landline reborn

New York – Hardware start-up Insensi is launching the Ily, a smart landline phone.
Future Family : Ily Phone : The Flat Age Society
Science sisters

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Science sisters

US – A new campaign by Microsoft and McCann is encouraging young girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and maths.
Microsoft : Generation I : Women In Science
Cute coding

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Cute coding

London – Cubetto is a wooden robot designed by toy and game manufacturer Primo that teaches children the principles of coding.
Cubetto : Arduino : Generation I
Online viewers

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Online viewers

UK – A Childwise 2016 television survey proves that children choose YouTube and Netflix over broadcast programming.
YouTube Generation : Netflix : Gen I
Spot the difference

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Spot the difference

UK – Fewer than half of 12–15-year-olds are aware of potential product endorsement on YouTube, while even fewer can distinguish paid-for advertisin...
Ofcom : Advertising : Generation I
Rfrsh yourself

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Rfrsh yourself

São Paulo – Soft drink brand Sprite and Brazilian ad agency CUBOCC’s RFRSH na Lata Snapchat campaign creates connections between fans of the fizzy ...
Sprite : Snapchat : Generation Z
Crack the code

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Crack the code

Global – Kibo enables users to conceal secret messages behind seemingly innocuous texts.
Kibo : Messaging : Encryption
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