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Posted at 07:06 PM ET, 11/17/2011

Baby apps: Helpful or harmful?

Many adults today are practically tethered to their smartphones and tablet computers, and it seems that obsession is trickling down to younger generations.

But it’s not just teens and kids that are adopting the technology. As the Post’s Cecilia Kang reports, there’s been a boom in apps that are geared towards the diapered set.

The firms that peddle the apps say they’re educational and many parents are scooping them up.

But some experts suggest these digital games have a negative impact on brain development.

What do you think? Are apps for babies a good idea?

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