Babes In Cyberland

Can Compaq turn the PC into a plaything for tots?

With Christmas toys still cluttering bedrooms and dens, it hardly seems the time to be cooking up new ways to dazzle kids. But that's what personal computer kingpin Compaq Computer Corp. and preschool-toy giant Fisher-Price Inc. have in mind. On Jan. 4, the two planned to announce a line of new compu-toys that could turn the home PC into 1996's toy story.

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