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Illinois law allows schools to demand students' Facebook passwords

Technically Incorrect: Conceived to combat cyberbullying, a new law in Illinois may result in schools demanding social media passwords, even if the posting was not done at school or on school computers.

By 21 January 2015

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Back-to-School Tech Gift Guide

Our back-to-school guide will show you something worth your time and money.

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Socialmatic camera turns old-school Polaroids digital

The Socialmatic camera merges Polaroid nostalgia with digital photos. It runs Android and spits out prints.

By 7 January 2015

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Apple launches 'back to school' gift card promotion

Buy a Mac, iPhone, or iPad and you'll score a gift card good toward any item at Apple -- if you qualify for education pricing.

By 2 July 2014

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Want your kids to do better in school? Send them outside

At a time when we spend more of our time indoors, a new study suggests that kids regularly exposed to nature do better on standardized tests.

By 17 October 2014

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Google to offer schools, students unlimited storage for free

Currying favor with educators and the next generation of workers, Google lifts the 30GB limit on its free Google Apps service for education customers.

By 1 October 2014

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The Technivorm Moccamaster takes lesser coffee makers to school

While it costs a lot of cash, it's hard to beat the Technivorm Moccamaster's skills of brewing delectable pots of drip

By 23 September 2014

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Portable back-to-school gadgets

The right tech tools can help high school and college students on the go stay connected and powered up. Increasingly busy schedules mean there's no time to wait for a dead battery to charge. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi recommends a few useful school gadgets that fit neatly into a purse or backpack.

By 19 September 2014

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Tech to help you plan school lunches

A new school year has started and with it comes the daunting task of packing health school lunches. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on meal planning apps and websites that make the classic PB&J look downright old fashioned.

By 12 September 2014

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Microphones on buses may not be a good idea, say schools

Having first installed microphones as well as cameras on its buses, Boston school officials decide that maybe they're a touch Orwellian.

By 6 September 2014

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School fund-raising apps and websites

As the school year begins so does the fund-raising that helps supplement school budgets. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on apps and websites for engaging families and collecting money.

By 3 September 2014