Kids have been telling their secrets to their toys forever. Now kids can have a back-and-forth conversation with Hello Barbie using WiFi and speech recognition technology, but is she a spy for research?
Not to be outdone by 'Jem and the Holograms,' Barbie will also be getting her own live-action movie -- but of course homegirl has to one-up the competition, so she's getting a franchise because dream homes and matching pink cars aren't cheap, you know.
Girls playing with Barbie dolls is such a normal part of childhood. But for those concerned about the "perfect image" Barbie presents to girls, meet Lammily, the average and beautiful anti-Barbie doll.
Barbie can't help but looking perfect. She's manufactured that way. But what if the doll that has been setting unrealistically high beauty standards for girls since 1959 was a real person? (Yes, this is has been tried before by human Barbie imper…