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Computer engineer Barbie needs men to code for her

Mattel apologizes for a book in which Barbie needs programming help from men, Walmart stores are scammed into price-matching fake Amazon listings, and Facebook launches yet another app.

By 20 November 2014

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Barbie book implies girls can't be coders; Mattel apologizes

Mattel says a Barbie book that suggests girls can't handle computer code doesn't reflect its brand vision. That won't stop the uproar surrounding the title, which is still available to buy.

By 20 November 2014

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WD My Book Duo

The WD My Book Duo is a fast, versatile, and secure way to add lots of storage space to your desktop computer without digging a hole in your pocket.

By 30 July 2014

4 stars Editors' rating 30 July 2014

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Hilarious parody of Serial podcast turns to phone book for clues

Comedian Paul Laudiero and team might have gotten one step closer to solving the murder at the center of the wildly popular podcast -- by opening up the yellow pages.

By 14 November 2014

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Amazon and Hachette settle bitter e-book dispute

The end to a public fight between the publishing industry and the massive e-book distributor could spell relief for authors. It also gives Amazon customers access, finally, to Hachette titles.

By 14 November 2014

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Bryan Cranston reads our new favorite NSFW kids book

Channeling his inner Walter White, everyone's favorite dad Bryan Cranston narrates the kids-book-for-parents "You Have to F**king Eat."

By 13 November 2014

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Tech tools for the book lover

Reading can become an expensive hobby if you're constantly purchasing new books, even the digital kind. In this Tech Minute, Kara Tsuboi offers tips on how to access free e-books that can be downloaded onto your mobile device.

By 5 November 2014

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Amazon wants your vote on which books to publish

Via the new Kindle Scout program, you could help decide which titles will end be being published by the retail giant.

By 28 October 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 070: Apple's product updates, DC's official comic book movies, and more

We now know which superheroes from the DC universe will be starring in their own standalone film over the next six years, but will these movies be enough to combat a seemingly unstoppable Marvel juggernaut?

By 17 October 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 070: Apple's product updates, DC's official comic book movies, and more

On today's show, we discuss Apple's product refresh for its iPad and Mac lineups, the major superhero movie roadmap update from DC, and an Iron Man prosthetic designed for disabled kids.

By 17 October 2014