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'Reading Rainbow' brings in $5M, eclipses Kickstarter record for most backers

Actor LeVar Burton's campaign -- which attracted more than 105,000 backers -- will bring a Web-based version of the children's show to 7,500 schools.

By July 2, 2014

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LeVar Burton uses powers for evil in new 'Reading Rainbow' intro

The actor teamed up with Funny or Die to create this alternative intro for "Reading Rainbow," where the power of reading gives Burton real superpowers.

By June 5, 2014

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LeVar Burton, 'Reading Rainbow' find pot of gold online

The man who was Geordi La Forge is committed as ever to teaching kids to read, and now he's Kickstarting funds to take "Reading Rainbow" global.

By May 29, 2014

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Recall 'Reading Rainbow'? Geordi La Forge wants to revive it

LeVar Burton seeks $1 million on Kickstarter to bring "Reading Rainbow," off the air since 2009, to children everywhere via the Internet.

By May 28, 2014

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Kobo Aura H2O is waterproof for bathtime reading

Kobo's new ebook reader can not only survive a dunk underwater, it'll politely ask to be dried off afterwards. Check out our hands-on video to see it in action.

By September 4, 2014

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Reddit's new app eases the pain of reading AMAs

Reading Reddit's Ask Me Anything chats on the Web can be challenging, but a new mobile app attempts to clear up the confusion.

By September 2, 2014

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Thirteen-deal Thursday: Yeah, you read it right

A baker's dozen of seriously sweet deals on everything from games to laptops to VPN software, with a couple of freebies thrown in for good measure. Epic!

By August 21, 2014

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Read Steve Ballmer's resignation letter from Microsoft board

Saying "I bleed Microsoft," the onetime CEO makes a full break from Microsoft after more than three decades. Plus: Satya Nadella's response.

By August 19, 2014

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Read an excerpt from Gillian Anderson's debut sci-fi book

"The X-Files" star and co-writer Jeff Rovin explore unexplained phenomenon in their upcoming sci-fi thriller "A Vision of Fire."

By August 12, 2014

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Watch LeVar Burton read tweets to kids on 'Tweeting Rainbow'

In the inaugural episode of "Tweeting Rainbow," LeVar Burton explores celebrity tweets and shows us how tweets are made.

By August 8, 2014