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children's media

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'Imitation Game' and 'Men, Women and Children' lead tech-focused films of 2014

"The Imitation Game" opens the 2014 London Film Festival, heralding a number of movies exploring our complex relationship with technology.

By September 22, 2014

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'You can stream it on a phone, you can stream it on your own': Dr. Seuss coming to Netflix

The streaming service is teaming with Ellen DeGeneres for a "cutting edge" animation based on the classic "Green Eggs and Ham." It's even written a poem.

By May 1, 2015

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YouTube Kids app goes overboard with ads, consumer groups charge

The "hyper-commercialized" YouTube Kids teems with ad tactics deemed illegal on television, watchdogs say -- and they want the FTC to take action.

By April 7, 2015

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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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Hey kids, YouTube has an app coming just for you

The online video service cooks up a new app -- on Android only, for starters -- after parents ask for a better viewing experience for youngsters.

By February 20, 2015

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YouTube can babysit your kids with new app

Google makes a kid-friendly YouTube app, Pebble teases a new smartwatch, and Microsoft provides a cure for Lenovo's preinstalled Superfish adware.

By February 20, 2015

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​Sling TV to add Epix video-on-demand channels

The just-launched, low-cost cable TV cord-cutting service announces it will soon offer an additional package of Epix movie and TV channels.

By February 16, 2015

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Google, YouTube Kids under fire for 'inappropriate content'

Child advocacy groups say that the "family friendly" YouTube Kids app is anything but that.

By May 19, 2015

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Long-term study finds video games linked to aggressive behaviour in children

A three-year study has found that long-term participation in violent video games may increase violent thoughts and behaviour in children.

By March 24, 2014

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Viacom to bring video-streaming subscriptions to Nickelodeon fans

As more viewers shift away from traditional cable TV, the kids television network sets its sights on the fast-growing mobile market.

By January 29, 2015