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childhood

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Amazon's unusual launch event teaser: CEO Jeff Bezos' favorite childhood book

Could a 61-page children's book unlock clues about Amazon's plans for its mysterious launch event? Jessica Dolcourt read it to find out.

By June 13, 2014

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Big, street-legal Little Tikes car is your childhood on steroids

The classic Cozy Coupe kiddie car gets reborn as a working, full-size car, complete with no windshield.

By January 30, 2014

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Beside herself in time: Photographer's imaginary meetings with childhood self

Photographer Chino Otsuka inserts her adult self next to her child self in photos from the '70s and '80s in a thoughtful series called "Imagine Finding Me."

By January 14, 2014

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How to better spy on a childhood virus

Scientists at Georgia Tech say a new technique for tagging the genome and studying the RNA of a virus could help them discover better antiviral drugs and perhaps even more effective vaccines.

By January 2, 2014

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Steve Jobs' childhood home designated 'historical resource'

The modest single-story house in Silicon Valley is designated a protected historical site due to its association with the late Apple co-founder.

By October 29, 2013

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Ep. 1352: Where we kidnap our childhood

An app that lets you sign up for a voluntary kidnapping, nerds spending way too much money on one-word Twitter accounts, LA rolls back a pathetically disorganized iPad rollout to high school students, the answer to why "The Simpsons" is still unavailable to stream, and a very long analysis of the family dynamic in "Full House."

By September 27, 2013

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The 404 1,352: Where we kidnap our childhood (podcast)

An app that lets you sign up for a voluntary kidnapping, nerds spending way too much money on one-word Twitter accounts, LA rolls back a pathetically disorganized iPad rollout to high school students, the answer to why "The Simpsons" is still unavailable to stream, and a very long analysis of the family dynamic in "Full House."

By September 27, 2013

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Jack Dorsey on his childhood inspiration for Twitter

The co-founder of the microblogging network explains to "60 Minutes" how listening to a police scanner as a child led to Twitter's creation.

By March 17, 2013

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Donkey Kong Country Returns with your childhood left intact

Nintendo has resurrected the 15-year-old Donkey Kong Country franchise for a new title on the Wii.

By November 22, 2010

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Ep. 144: The Childhood Nostalgia Episode

Sometimes, in order to grow, you need to take a step back and look with adoration and respect to the things you took for granted as a child. It also helps to mock them incessantly.

By July 10, 2009