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children's tv

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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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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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Reduce the risk of TVs falling on children (podcast)

About 17,000 children are admitted to the emergency room each year as a result of TVs falling on them, a recent study found. Larry Magid talks with Ryan Hagberg of Sanus about the dangers and some ways to reduce risk.

By August 8, 2013

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Amazon greenlights yet another batch of original kids TV pilots

The Netflix competitor beats the drum on original TV aimed at children -- shows that don't often win flashy Emmys but tend to keep high-spending subscribers loyal.

By August 25, 2014

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Amazon 4K streams start (updated with hands-on)

Today Amazon updated its streaming video app, available on select 2014 4K UHD TVs, to stream 4K TV shows and movies to Prime members and non-Prime users alike. We check out how they look in a hands-on test.

By December 9, 2014

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From Skylanders to Infinity, Amiibo and beyond: The coming battle over the toy

Some of the biggest companies in the video game industry are vying to become the leaders in the next big thing: toys that interact with video games.

By June 18, 2015

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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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'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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Getting to know YouTube Kids

Google has released a YouTube app specifically built to be safe for kids to browse and watch all on their own.

By February 23, 2015