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April 2011:

March 2011:

February 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!

October 2010:
  • 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!

June 2010:

April 2010:
  • 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.

March 2010:

February 2010:
  • 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 2/13/2010.

July 2009:
  • 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!

May 2009:
  • Come visit Kiddix Computing and demo our products at the Wireless Neighborhoods Afterschool Services Fair, on May 19!

October 2008:
  • 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!

September 2008:

August 2008:

June 2008:
  • 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 June 11th.  

March 2008:

February 2008:
  • 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.

January 2008:

December 2007:
  • Kiddix in the news:  Another dad is happy with his new Kiddix purchase!
    Read: Kiddix in the house

November 2007:

October 2007:

September 2007:
  • 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.

August 2007:

July 2007:
  • 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 Platform.

May 2007:
  • The Kiddix Platform 1.0 is now available for purchase!  Take a look at our Get Kiddix Now page for more details.

April 2007:
  • 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!

  • Kiddix Computing will be presenting at the Crossroads Venture Fair May 1, 2 in Stamford, CT.

  • Preorders of the Kiddix Platform are now available through!  Order today to reserve your copy at a discount.

March 2007:
  • Kiddix Computing will be attending Kidapalooza March 24th.  Come see our exhibit for fun activities and demos of the Kiddix platform for children!

  • Kiddix Computing will be attending the Pittsburgh Angel Venture Fair March 14th, hosted by the Pittsburgh Technology Council.

February 2007:

October 2006:

  • Kiddix 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.

September 2006:

  • We 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!

June 2006:
  • 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.

May 2006:
  • We 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 that every family faces.

  • Kiddix 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.

March 2006:

January 2006:
  • Kiddix 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.

  • 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!

November 2005:

Kiddix Computing was voted 'best elevator pitch' by judge Ching Zhu, a partner with PA Early Stage Ventures, at the MIT Enterprise Forum of Pittsburgh's annual Elevator Pitch Forum.

October 2005:
Kiddix Computing has been invited to present at the DowJones/VentureWire Emerging Ventures conference in Boston, MA.

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