Press & Reviews
puzzlets in the news
December 17, 2016
“Learning to code has gained a place at the top of so many parent’s minds. Not long ago, I wrote about how important it is to approach these toys as one would approach a key investment. That is, we should be truly interested, stay informed, and enter a community to further engage in learning…” Read Article.
November 7, 2016
“Puzzlets offer a great experience for kids who like to play games on a device. The game is fun and challenging plus they will need to activate their grey matter to work out the moves for their character. We think it is really interesting to combine coding and playing a game in the way Puzzlets provides…” Read Article.
August 8, 2016
“While most people would be hesitant to leave a steady job to pursue a start-up, Sabo’s leap is paying off. Since its launch, Digital Dream Labs has received additional funding from the Urban Redevelopment Authority and has been featured in…” Read Article.
June 20, 2016
“If you’re looking for a new and engaging approach to helping students become more familiar with computational thinking and programming skills, I absolutely recommend checking out the Puzzlets Play Tray and Cork the Volcano. Not only is the experience incredibly fun and enjoyable, but students will also be able to practice…” Read Review.
June 12, 2016
“The effort and work involved in producing Puzzlets is commendable. Along with an incredibly detailed teacher’s guide, there is also a suggested curriculum, complete with handouts…” Read Review.
April 4, 2016
“No doubt you’ve read about the sad state of STEM fields, especially where girls & women are concerned. What’s to be done? One solution is to get kids interested in STEM early via play, by hooking them up with some rad STEM toys…” See Shopping Guide.
December 17, 2015
“Want even your younger kids to join the tech revolution by learning to code? Maybe you should get them a robot — or at least a video game. That’s the aim of entrepreneurs behind new coding toys for kids as young as 6. They’re spurred by a desire to get children interested in computer science…” Read Article.
December 15, 2015
“The jury’s still out on this one, but we’re going to go out on a limb and say that computers are going to be a pretty big deal in the future. There are a lot of great tools out there if you want to get your kid started down the STEM path early, but Puzzlets is really something special…” See Shopping Guide.
December 5, 2015
“I chose Puzzlets for this guide because it allows kids to code using actual blocks on a bluetooth-powered tray instead of a screen. This hands-on approach is more multi-sensory in nature, thus enabling children to learn faster…” See Shopping Guide.
November 15, 2015
“After two full months of testing, raves were the only kind of reviews we received about Puzzlets. Parents were absolutely over the moon about the completely unique toy / gaming experience…” Read Review.
November 9, 2015
“This combination video game and puzzle teaches problem solving skills, and even basic coding and programming. Download [Cork the Volcano] to a tablet or smartphone, and players direct on-screen characters through levels by placing different command tiles…” See Shopping Guide.
June 3, 2015
“What sets [Puzzlets] apart from many other products currently available is not only its combination of the physical and digital worlds but also the way it fosters collaboration…” See Shopping Guide.