You want your child to learn about the Internet. You don’t want your child seeing what Debbie likes to do in Dallas. Fisher Price has unveiled a gadget it thinks will let your child enjoy the Web without the smut – enter the Fisher Price Easy Link Internet Launch Pad.
The Fisher Price Easy Link Internet Launch Pad, which includes a USB cable for computer connection, is essentially an end terminal dressed up to entertain your child ages 3 and up. The Easy Link lets kids access select kid-friendly Web sites through a themed “smart key” which is plugged into the launch pad. This key takes children only to the represented character’s official Web site while blocking out other sites. To change sites one must remove the key and insert an different one.