Launchpad Toys

  • Using Gaming To Flip The Script On Autism Crunch Network

    Using Gaming To Flip The Script On Autism

    What happens if we flip the conversation and say that kids with autism are more likely to be “motivated by” or “proficient with” video games and technology?
    We need to reframe the conversation and consider how to use an interest in technology as a springboard to skill development and, for some, employment. Read More

  • YC-Funded Launchpad Toys Looks To Create The Next Generation Of Early Learning Toys

    YC-Funded Launchpad Toys Looks To Create The Next Generation Of Early Learning Toys

    Assumptions are rarely safe. But I’m sure most of you will come with me when I go out on a limb to say that, by and large, kids love toys. Yep. And they also love cartoons. This has been true as long as either have been around, however, a more recent taste to trend among the world’s wee ones: Love for the iPad. Some even said it was the toy of the year in 2010. A new startup from… Read More