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child's play

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Chess app lets you get whupped by a child prodigy

Pit yourself against chess prodigy Magnus Carlsen when he was just 5, or take him on in his current role as a grandmaster champion.

By February 26, 2014

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Google and Microsoft's new child abuse measures criticised

Google and Microsoft today introduced measures to tackle online child abuse -- but critics say the restrictions "will mean very little."

By November 18, 2013

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Child of Light: creating a fairy princess with a badass sword

Ubisoft's upcoming Child of Light is a beautiful, hand-painted RPG starring a fairy princess with a magical giant sword. What's not to love?

By September 22, 2013

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PM calls on tech firms to block child porn or face new laws

Prime minister David Cameron will order tech firms to regulate the Internet, or face tougher laws forcing them to comply.

By July 21, 2013

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Play Safe will limit the apps your child can access on Android

A new app, Play Safe, allows you to limit which apps your kids can access on your Android device.

By May 30, 2012

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You're not playing Angry Birds anymore, but robots are

A new study from Georgia Tech shows that kids like to teach things to robots more than they do to adults. And that's OK.

By July 10, 2014

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Facebook post about hungry child gets school bus driver fired

A Georgia school bus driver is so upset when a 6th-grader tells him that he was 40 cents short for lunch, and therefore hungry, that he posts about it online. Naturally, the curse of Facebook strikes again.

By June 5, 2013

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A child's hobby? Average gamer is 37 years old

A new study from the Entertainment Software Association has unveiled some eye-opening facts about the gaming industry and the people who play games.

By June 7, 2011

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Kids play with gadgets more than toys, study says

A study by child-education specialists suggests that playing with touch-screen devices has overtaken Barbie, Ken, and every other form of traditional toy.

By February 22, 2014

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Study links in-utero exposure to magnetic fields to child obesity

Wireless devices and household appliances may impact fetal development, changing endocrine and metabolic systems, according to a large study by Kaiser Permanente.

By July 30, 2012