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1 million UK children to be given a free computer for coding

Samsung, Microsoft, ARM and the people behind Raspberry Pi are collaborating with publicly funded UK broadcaster the BBC on the Micro Dot device.

By March 12, 2015

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LA Auto Show 2012

Whether you fancy trendy city cars or crazy customs ripped from a comic book, there are plenty to go

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Amazon's streaming deal with Viacom said to nix reality shows

Amazon's Prime Instant Video will reportedly ditch shows like "Teen Mom" and "Mob Wives" as viewers seek other kinds of content.

By May 14, 2015

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17 percent take selfies or other photos while driving, AT&T study says

Technically Incorrect: A study shows that 70 percent of people admit to engaging in some phone activity at the wheel: 28 percent surf the Web, 30 percent send tweets "all the time," and it doesn't stop there.

By May 19, 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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'Sinister' and 'Orwellian': BioBeats founder warns of the dark side of wearables and biometrics

The man behind the heartbeat-reading startup has warned of the potential abuses of the new technology.

By May 13, 2015

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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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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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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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School principals threaten parents with police if kids play 'Grand Theft Auto'

Technically Incorrect: A group of British school principals send a letter to parents saying that violent adult-rated video games risk getting them into serious trouble.

By March 29, 2015

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Facebook facing litany of gender, racial complaints

Ex-employee sues over a wide range of alleged bad behavior, including sex harassment and race discrimination in the workplace.

By March 18, 2015