| April 2011:
- Reviewers of Toshiba's new 'kids' laptop
think it would be a better experience if it had been bundled with Kiddix or
Edubuntu. We completely agree, and it's great to be mentioned
with good company!
- Homebuilt PC is offering attractive and very affordable desktop and netbook computers built for kids, and preloaded with Kiddix! These will make great holiday presents for all you early shoppers!
- Our founder Mike Gualtieri will be speaking at the 35th Annual Trenton Computer Festival, being held April 24 - 25. His talk, Linux Kids: Emerging Trends in Children's Technology
will discuss emerging trends in children's technology and how Linux and
Open Source Software can play a role. In addition, current
operating systems, applications, and utilities that can help everyday
families and K-12 education will be addressed.
- Listen to our founder, Mike Gualtieri, be interviewed on The American Entrepreneur,
hosted by Ron Morris on Pittsburgh's business talk radio 1360 AM WMNY,
and also online. Mike's segment will air at around 10am EST on
- The first
half of 2009 has been a busy time for us at Kiddix. As of July
1st, we are enjoying our new offices, located approximatly two blocks
from our old place in the Oakland area of Pittsburgh!
- Come visit Kiddix Computing and demo our products at the Wireless Neighborhoods Afterschool Services Fair, on May 19!
- Kiddix Computing has joined the Intel®-powered Classmate PC Ecosystem Vendor Alliance. Read more.
- Vote for Kiddix in the Pittsburgh Innovates contest, now through October 26!
- Watch our new demo video!
- We have announced the launch of the Kiddix PC -- a
revolutionary children's computer complete with Kiddix software
preloaded! The Kiddix PC is the easiest way to set up a safe, fun, and educational computing environment for your children. Click here for more information.
- Our Founder & CEO, Michael Gualtieri, will be
speaking at the "Your 10 Minutes of Fame - Presentation Cues from the
Experts" event, hosted by the MIT Enterprise Forum
Pittsburgh in collaboration with TiE Pittsburgh. The event will
be held at Seagate Technologies in the Pittsburgh Strip District on
- Our Founder & CEO, Michael Gualtieri, will be
joined by three other local entrepreneurs for the "From Code to Cache"
panel at 2008 CS Day at the University of Pittsburgh. The event
will be help on the University campus on February 22.
- Kiddix in the news: Another dad is happy with his new Kiddix purchase!
Read: Kiddix in the house
- Look out for our booth at the Santa Spectacular event in downtown Pittsburgh, Friday November 16th. We will have games and special holiday deals that can't be missed!
- Kiddix in the news: Safe & Secure Computing for Kids!, CBS Radio Event Guide, Vol#4.
- Kiddix Computing will be a featured company in the "Innovation Incubator", at the upcoming SIIA Ed Tech Business Forum, November 26th and 27th at the Union League Club, New York, NY.
- Kiddix Computing will be demonstrating our products at the Three Rivers Educational Technology Conference, November 6th and 7th.
- Kiddix in the news: Kiddix Computing was mentioned in the Wall Street Journal Article, The First-Grader's First PC.
- Kiddix in the news: Selling Custom LiveCDs That Touch People, The Tux Project
- Kiddix in the news: Finding Education Online, AppRising
- We have totally revamped our entire website. Have fun taking a look at the new content!
- Our new subscription service Kiddix World Media
has just launched! All Kiddix Platform users will be able to
access the subscription service for free over the next several months.
Take a look inside Issue #1.
- Kiddix in the news: Kiddix Computing has been featured on Wired -- Tux Goes to Elementary School
- Grab your copy of the Kiddix
Platform today, during our limited time Back-To-School sale, July 25th
through Labor Day (September 3rd)!
- Want to try Kiddix before your buy it? We have just launched an online demo
of the kids desktop! The demo shows the wealth of applications,
games, educational material, and fun that wait inside the Kiddix
- The Kiddix Platform 1.0 is now available for purchase! Take a look at our Get Kiddix Now page for more details.
- Kiddix Corner has been totally
revamped and now features not only articles prepared by Kiddix
Computing staff, but also interesting news on how technology plays a
role in family life. Bookmark today, as we will be frequently
adding new content!
Computing will be presenting at the Crossroads Venture Fair May
1, 2 in Stamford, CT.
of the Kiddix Platform are now available through Amazon.com!
Order today to reserve your copy at a discount.
Computing will be attending Kidapalooza
March 24th. Come see our exhibit for fun activities and demos
of the Kiddix platform for children!
Computing will be attending the Pittsburgh
Angel Venture Fair March 14th, hosted by the Pittsburgh Technology
Computing has been accepted into The
Technology Collaborative's (TTC) Jump
Start program. Jump Start aids young companies with a package
of financial business support, including office space. In
addition, Kiddix Computing has become a TTC member company.
need a hand! As a fast growing tech startup Kiddix Computing is
always looking for talented individuals who would enjoy working in our
fun and fast-paced environment. Take a look at the careers section of our website and
send in your resumes today!
- Kiddix Computing has been accepted
into Idea Foundry's Transformation Fellowship Program. Idea Foundry is a Pittsburgh
based non-profit organization that helps transform technologies created
by local entrepreneurs into viable commercial businesses. We are
excited about the value Idea Foundry brings to our company, and expect
many new developments over the next several months.
have launched a new section of our website named Kiddix Corner.
Kiddix Corner features articles written by our staff aimed at giving
you the simple facts about computer safety and other technology issues
every family faces.
Computing has been awarded the PaCSCI
Phase-2 grant by The
Technology Collaborative (TTC). TTC is a Pittsburgh based
organization that helps increase Pennsylvania's technology-based
economy. The PA Cyber Security Commercialization Initiative
(PaCSCI) is a grant aimed to help grow young companies working on
cyber-security projects. We are honored to have received the
grant, and feel Kiddix Computing is an excellent fit, as security of
our products and end-users is a top priority for our company.
Computing is expecting to fill several internship positions.
Interns hired will work on Linux application development.
Projects range from internally developed software to extensions on
existing open source software packages. For more information
please refer to the careers
section of our website.
- www.kiddix-computing.com has
undergone a complete website revision. Browse around to see our
new look-and-feel. The most notable change is that many areas of
our site and now accessible to everyone!
Kiddix Computing has been
present at the DowJones/VentureWire Emerging Ventures conference