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child's play

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Child of Light (PlayStation 3)

Child of Light is a brave move from a mainstream developer, and one that hopefully heralds a new way forward.

By May 6, 2014

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Kids perform better at schools that ban phones, study says

Technically Incorrect: A UK study suggests that schoolkids' performance significantly improves when they can't get hold of a phone at school. It also showed that low-achieving students improved the most.

By May 18, 2015

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Tech Retrospect: The Apple car approaches?

Rumors of an Apple car gain speed, and we learn a lot about a very ugly bit of adware installed on Lenovo machines. All that and more in your look back at the week in tech.

By February 20, 2015

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Mattel's View-Master evolves for virtual reality

Mattel partners with Google to bring virtual reality to the classic View-Master toy -- and it'll work with iPhones.

By February 13, 2015

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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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13 revelations from the Sony hack

The Sony Pictures hack has exposed the inner workings of one of Hollywood's biggest studios.

By December 13, 2014

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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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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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Notch doesn't make Minecraft anymore

Commentary: You need to understand a child's innocent passion for Minecraft to know why today's news had such a deep impact across the globe.

By September 15, 2014

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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