Fitness Tracker for Kids Developed by Leapfrog

by Kathy Jones on  May 2, 2014 at 11:41 PM Child Health News
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California-based educational entertainment company, Leapfrog, has developed a new fitness tracking device aimed at kids between four and seven years of age.
 Fitness Tracker for Kids Developed by Leapfrog
Fitness Tracker for Kids Developed by Leapfrog
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Called the LeapBand, the device is a rechargeable water-resistant digital wrist band that is programmed with 14 challenges which will encourage kids to stay physically active through gamification.

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Rewards for completing the challenges include special points that can be used to unlock new features in the on-board games, which include a set of eight virtual pets that can be fed and played with. The device is expected to hit the market in August and will be available for around $40.



Source: Medindia
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