PEEWEE PC ANNOUNCES PEEWEE KIT AT TOY FAIR –
TURNS ANY COMPUTER INTO A KID FRIENDLY PC
Perfect Children’s Introduction to Computers
Includes USB Drive with 7 Age Appropriate Games for Entertainment & Learning
Security Suite Protects Kids from the Internet & Computer Content
February 17, 2010, NY, NY – PeeWee PC www.peeweepc.com announced today at the Toy Fair in NY a new addition to their family of child-friendly computers and programs, the PeeWee Kit. The PeeWee Kit turns any computer into an age-appropriate PeeWee PC for children. A great kiddie computer bundle, the PeeWee Kit features:
• USB drive
• PeeWee Security suite for online and offline safety
• 7 different games and software titles for the ultimate kid computer in minutes!
Encourages Entertainment and Learning – Customized for Netbooks
Customized for low-cost Netbook computers, The PeeWee Kit loads age appropriate software and game titles into children’s computers to accommodate three levels of students: Pre-K, Early Elementary, or Upper Elementary. Fun games and educational software included in the PeeWee Kits:
• Science House
• Bailey Book House
• Trudy’s Time & Place House
• Sammy’s Science House
• Millie’s Math House
• Thinkin’ Things
• Mighty Math Carnival Countdown
• Zoombinis Mountain Rescue
• Reader Rabbit
• Where in the World in Carmen Sandiego?
• Oregon Trail
“We researched the most popular choices in child computer customization products and as a result developed the PeeWee Kit,” said Oscar Ferreira, President of PeeWee PC. “It is the perfect start to a child’s introduction to a computer, because we are not only providing a portable USB memory device widely used in the adult PC world, but also a variety of games to encourage entertainment and learning, and most importantly our best security software.”
PeeWee Patrol & PeeWee Privacy Protects Children from Internet & Computer Content
PeeWee Kit includes a security suite with “PeeWee Patrol” for computer access controls and “PeeWee Privacy” for Internet privacy, giving parents full control of how and when their children use the laptop. The PeeWee security software lets parents limit how much time their children spend browsing the Internet (on a daily or weekly basis), block inappropriate sites with any version of any web browser, take screen shots, view browsing history, and even control the laptop remotely. Additionally, the PeeWee security suite also lets parents limit the amount of time children spend gaming and protects the laptop by preventing children from changing system settings.
A nearly $150 retail value, the PeeWee Kit is available for a budget-friendly price tag of only $29.99 with free shipping included. In addition, a CD-ROM version with 4 titles will be available for $19.99. The PeeWee Kit requires Windows 7, Windows XP Service Pack 2 or Vista Service Pack 1 operating systems, Pentium processor or higher, and an available USB port. Available March 2010, PeeWee Kit will be sold exclusively through PeeWee PC at www.peeweepc.com. Follow PeeWee PC at Twitter: www.twitter.com/peeweepc or PeeWee PC’s Blog at: http://blog.peeweepc.com.
About PeeWee PC
PeeWee PC is a leading producer of computer products for children, with a line of products that run the gamut from children’s laptops and desktop PCs to software and accessories for kids. PeeWee PC designs all their computers to meet the needs of both young end users and their parents. This means products that are both fun and durable, but most importantly, safe.
The PeeWee PC kid’s introductory personal computer was the first of its kind – a safe, fun, flexible product geared just for children. Previously, parents’ only options in this category were electronic toys that emulate computer features or investing considerable time and money modifying existing adult computers to load appropriate children’s content.
PeeWee PC is the solution for children’s computing needs – offering built-in security features, time limits, Internet filters, and software packages tailored to specific ages. For more information, see www.peeweepc.com.