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education

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Dell Chromebook 11 for education (2015)

Dell adds new Chromebooks, laptops and tablets to its education line.

By 13 February 2015

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Intel Education 2 in 1 10-inch convertible

The Windows 8.1-powered laptop comes with a snap-on microscope lens as well as a temperature probe for use in science experiments.

By 2 May 2014

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Can a school that's part tech startup transform education?

A new school that hopes to change the way kids are taught had its first graduate in June. The AltSchool is part tech startup and part school, with students working off of personalized playlists, and engineers working with teachers to create lessons. CNET's Kara Tsuboi shows us how it differs from traditional schools.

By 12 June 2015

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What is Uber doing to train its drivers on disability rights?

With looming lawsuits and the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, disabled people ask whether Uber can do more to ensure they're not refused rides from drivers.

By 3 August 2015

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Why don't some people use the Internet?

Senior citizens make up a huge chunk of those who abstain, but income, education, location and ethnicity also are factors, according to Pew Research.

By 30 July 2015

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KFC Canada celebrates 60 year anniversary with photo-printing chicken bucket (Tomorrow Daily 219)

We're not quite sure why we'd need to pick up KFC's Memories Bucket, which houses both fried chicken and a Bluetooth photo printer. Maybe you really want to capture those salty, greasy moments? We're not judging.

By 4 August 2015

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Vietnam's refugees find second chance in Silicon Valley

For Road Trip 2015, CNET went to San Jose, California, to talk with Vietnamese Americans who traveled a long way to get to where they are today.

By 2 August 2015

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More than 20 percent will buy gadget for back-to-school kids, survey says

Technically Incorrect: Americans reveal themselves to be neurotic about back-to-school online shopping, according to a new survey. But many will be buying laptops, phones or tablets for their little ones.

By 2 August 2015

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Putting dollars to charity a la app, with a social twist

A new wave of apps lets you give to charities and challenge your friends with just a few swipes on your phone -- and it will cost you as little as nothing.

By 30 July 2015

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Video showing how to launch a nuke is equally captivating and chilling

Physicist Derek Muller walks through the process by which one of the world's most destructive forces could have been unleashed. It's frighteningly simple.

By 29 July 2015