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2010 About.com Reader's Choice Awards Winners: Family Computing Faves
Congratulations to the winners of the 2010 About.com Reader's Choice Awards! Introducing your favorite virtual world for kids, website for kids, parenting blog and family friendly video game.

2010 About.com Reader's Choice Honorable Mentions
Make sure your favorite gets at least an "honorable mention" in the 2010 About.com Reader's Choice Awards.

About.com Reader's Choice Awards 2010: Family Computing Faves
The 2010 About.com Reader's Choice Awards Nominees have been announced. Vote for your favorite virtual world for kids, website for kids, parenting blog and family friendly video game.

2010 About.com Reader's Choice Awards on Family Computing

Do you have a favorite parenting blog? Website for kids? Virtual World? Family-friendly video game? If so, we want to hear from you!

During January 2010, you'll be able to nominate your favorite sites, services and innovations for an About.com Reader's Choice Award. Then, in February, check back to see if your favorite nominees made the cut, and cast your vote. Winners will be announce…

Reader's Choice Awards - Best Parenting Blog Nominations
Nominate your favorite parenting blog for the About.com Reader's Choice Best Parenting Blog Award.

What is the Best Parenting Blog?
Welcome to the About.com 2010 Reader's Choice Award for the best parenting blog. Nominate your favorite mommy blog or daddy blog in January and come back in February to vote.

Making the Most Out of the LeapFrog Tag Reading System
The LeapFrog Tag Reading System is a wonderful way for kids to learn. These tips will make the experience a positive one for kids and parents.

Make Your Own Software and Video Games
For kids who want to do more with their computer than just play games or chat, these are the best (fun and easy!) resources for teaching basic programming skills.

Digital Youth Research Report
This study explored how teens use the social networking, video games and other gadgets. It also looks at the skills they develop through the use of these tools.

Interview with Lane Merrifield - Childhood and Early Club Penguin
Learn more about Club Penguin Co-Founder and Executive VP of the Disney Interactive Media Group, Lane Merrifield.

How to Buy a Computer For Your Child
Top questions to ask when buying a computer for your child.

Story of how "Find my iPhone" rescued me from losing all my family pictures...
Story of how "Find my iPhone" rescued me from losing all my family pictures and videos.

5 Search Engines For Kids
5 search engines that allow kids to search the Internet safely without stumbling upon inappropriate websites or photos.

Family Safety Tools in Windows 8
Keeping your kids safe on Windows 8 computers with Family Safety Tools.

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