Samsung Electronics Philippines Corporation ( SEPCO ) launches Samsung KidstimeTMin their Media Solution Center in South East Asia ( MSCSEA ).
Samsung KidstimeTM engage parents and children with more secure safe and modern way of learning. This is a content subscription service for Samsung tablets, it provides children aged 3-7 years old with access to a handpicked set of edu-tainment apps and Ebooks and for parents additional feature including personalized children usage reports.
This app also feature the ” App Lock ” which provide parents to prevents their child to leave the app environment without a passcode.Time-setting function is another feature that allow parents to teach their children on how they can use the technology properly.
This new learning environment will allow kids to play while learning in a safe digital environment that their parents will have a piece mind.
In line with this Samsung also announced the creation and launch of Samsung KidsTimeTM Author’s Award. In partnership with the National Book Development Council of Singapore ( NBDCS ) at the Asian Festival of Children’s Content.
The National Book Development Board ( NBDB ) will lead in finding ten potential award winners and having a chance to win USD 20,000 each and will have thier winning submissions featured for a year in Samsung KidtimeTM.
It is open to authors and publishers from Philippines and South East Asia the submission is until October 2014. USD 2,000 per award will be issued to 10 winners for the Philippine Author’s Award.
The winning submissions will be promoted and distributed on Samsung KidsTimeTM will be announced on November 2014.
The application is now available to all users of Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 (7.0″),Galaxy Tab 3 Lite and Galaxy Tab 4 (7.0″) but it will be availble to other Samsung devices soon.
The launch of Samsung KidstimeTM and Samsung KidstimeTM Author’s Award is not only for children and parents but also to motivate authors to create relevant content for children.