The internet of toys: A report on media and social discourses around young children and IoToys
School of Arts and Humanities / Centre for Research in Entertainment, Arts, Technology, Education and Communications
The Internet of Toys (IoToys) is part of the growing world of the Internet of Things (IoT). While certain internet-connected toys are part of some children’s everyday experiences (such as toys-to-life which connect to video games), they are yet to become an everyday experience for most young children. Nonetheless, the diffusion of Internet-connected toys is expected to grow significantly in the next few years...