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children's books

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Children's book turns readers into 3D-printing artists

"LEO the Maker Prince" by Carla Diana inspires children to use their MakerBots to make storybook characters into their very own 3D figures.

By January 6, 2014

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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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Oyster, the 'Netflix for books,' has finally arrived on Android

The popular e-book subscription service is now available on just about every device.

By June 17, 2014

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Children's cancer wing transformed into superhero ward

Kids receiving cancer treatments in Brazil get IV fluids inside superhero covers and read comic books showing Batman going through the same experience.

By June 4, 2013

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Disney making new 'Star Wars' books based on original trilogy

Books by leading children's authors will begin with retelling of Luke Skywalker origin story. Disney hopes to fan interest in 'Wars' before December 2015 release of "Episode VII."

By April 18, 2014

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Get a refurbished Xbox 360 E (4GB) for $89.99

Never mind that it's a refurb -- it comes with all the usual accessories and a full one-year warranty.

By October 2, 2014

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Oyster e-book subscription service just got interesting

Parents, take note: the "Netflix of books" has added a generous selection of children's titles, including dozens from Disney Publishing.

By February 13, 2014

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Vexed in the city: The 'sharing' economy's hidden toll on San Francisco

Under the guise of "sharing," companies like Airbnb and Uber are cashing in. While they're providing services beloved by many, their impact is also causing reverberations on the ground

By August 20, 2014

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If 'Doctor Who,' 'Breaking Bad' were Little Golden Books

This ain't your grandma's "Poky Little Puppy." Artists turn out imaginary versions of Little Golden Books starring time travelers, meth makers, and sci-fi heroes.

By January 21, 2014

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What my kid learned with a Little Scholar tablet

There are myriad educational apps and devices out there, and Crave's Eric Mack has found many of them disappointing, but he reports that School Zone's Android tablet is a notable exception.

By August 10, 2014