Looking for a new, fun way to educate and engage your children with interactive play? Look no further than Ubooly. Ubooly is a toy that’s powered by your smart device (iphone/ipod). Ubooly listens and corresponds by using voice recognition to engage with children in a fun & educational way!
By simply downloading the free Ubooly app to your Iphone or Ipod, you can open a new world of fun, portable and educational play for your child for hours on end. You can even customize the look of your Ubooly with different glasses, hairstyles and more.
Some the the features of your Ubooly will include:
- Speaking and know your child’s name, liking the same colors, interests, food, hobbies and much more
- By simply purchasing credits (reasonably priced at just $2.99/each, you will be able to unlock Educational, Interest, and Helper packs.
- Educational Packs are created on a 5 day schedule and keep parents in the loop with progress reports
- Interest Packs are full of fun facts of trivia to get your child excited about specific topics
- Fitness & Helper Packs will help with personal growth & create healthy habits
- Content packs are all designed to be age appropriate for different age ranges (3-9 years old)
All packs can be purchased directly through the app. Downloading the app through Itunes makes it convenient to add credit and purchase the packs.
There is also free play where you can earn coins and customize the Ubooly home.
Simply talk to your Ubooly out loud and say a command such as “Tell me a joke” or “Sing me a song” and it will comply. Click on the New Activity Icon at the time and spend endless time with interactive adventures and fun with Ubooly (pronounced ooobooly).
We have already learned some great new songs and learned some Italian with Ubooly, and there is so much more to learn and enjoy. When you “Adopt” your Ubooly, enter the 6-digit code included in your package and register it. New content is available monthly and can been accessed via download or app updates from the Itunes App Store.
Check out this introductory video about the Ubooly Lab, the online dashboard where you can customize your Ubooly :
More about Ubooly’s Beginning:
Ubooly was founded in 2012 in Boulder, Colorado by Isaac Squires and Carly Gloge. Ubooly was funded through Kickstarter, and is alumni of the TechStars’ 2012 class.
Reasonably priced at just $29.95, Ubooly works with iPhone 3GS, 4/4S, 5 and the iPod Touch 4G & 5. (Android support is in the works). Be sure to keep up to date on all of the latest with Ubooly on Facebook & Twitter.
Take a moment and Meet Ubooly for yourself:
Our family, including Ubooly, will be doing so extensive traveling over the next few weeks, and we will update with photos as we take him on our travels.
Would you like the chance to win a plush Ubooly of your very own AND a $30 Credit to the Ubooly Lab to purchase some educational packs for your little one? Simply follow the Rafflecopter form below for your chance to win. Giveaway is open to U.S. Residents, ages 18+ years of age. Good Luck.
Also be sure to get a chuckle out of these two Ubooly buddies talking to each other when they discover they are in the same room together:
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