This is Nicholas, George and Emma's "Tele-teddy" with an eye-scanner to ascertain the user's age and location and provide appropriate news.
Jonathan says: "Sensors of all sorts will be massively important, and sensing age range is really good. It should be possible to assess this from the area around the eye, if not the eye itself.
"The other great trend is personalisation - custom news but without having to set preferences. And devices of the future will indeed know where they are.