From GPS tracking watches for the under-10 set to wearable thermometers, it was a big year for kid-friendly tech (and, FYI, there are no signs of it slowing down in the new year). Flip through the album below to get a closer look at some of our favorite gizmos and gadgets that streamlined family life like a boss over the last 365 days.

No-Fuss Temp Taker

For those times when you need to but don’t want to take your sick and sleeping kid’s temp, enter TempTraq. Way more than a digital thermometer, this wireless patch monitors body temperature and then sends it to your Android or iPhone.

Available at, $24.99.

Have you tried any of these devices? Tell us about it in the comments below.

— Ayren Jackson-Cannady