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students

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Student's smart glove converts sign language into text and speech

A student's invention could make communication for the impaired easier to manage.

By 2 October 2015

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Singaporean students create device to help fight Parkinson's symptoms

A group of students from the National University of Singapore has invented a device that helps prevent falls resulting from impaired walking associated with the disease.

By 11 December 2015

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Students build battery-powered personal flying machine

A team of students at the National University of Singapore has successfully built and flown a 24-propeller personal copter.

By 4 December 2015

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Facebook aims to boost tech diversity by appealing to students, parents

New online resources hub offers tips in English and Spanish on how to get started in computer science and the benefits that come with a programming career.

By 21 October 2015

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Science teacher suspended for using jammer to shut up students' cell phones

Technically Incorrect: In Florida, a science teacher decides that quiet in the classroom should involve a little technical chicanery. Verizon is allegedly not pleased.

By 4 June 2015

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Florida public schools to spy on students' social media, report says

Technically Incorrect: The Orange County Public Schools District reportedly gets software for monitoring posts made by students, saying it wants to anticipate and prevent cyberbullying and other crime.

By 30 May 2015

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Tech gifts for college students

For college students, small high-tech gadgets can make a big difference. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Sharon Profis offers up several suggestions for students returning to campus.

By 14 August 2015

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Best laptop and tablet for students

Buying back-to-school supplies means more than just notebooks and pens. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Sharon Profis shares the best laptop, hybrid computer and tablet for students.

By 12 August 2015

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Attention students and teachers: Check if you can get Office 365 for free now

Going back to school soon? You may be able to get your hands on a free full version of Microsoft Office with just a few steps.

By 6 August 2015

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Hoopla! The inventor of basketball returns -- via hologram

A holographic version of Dr. James Naismith makes a cameo appearance to talk hoops during the NBA's tech summit.

By 13 February 2016