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Obama jumps in to Hour of Code event with a little JavaScript

In campaign to promote computer programming, the president tells kids: "Don't just consume, create." Later, at a White House-hosted event, he even learns to write a few lines of code himself.

By December 8, 2014

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T-Mobile rocks a data rollover offer, with a 10GB bonus

The Uncarrier 8 campaign kicks off with Data Stash, a program that lets you keep what you haven't used. Says CEO John Legere: "If you buy data, it's yours."

By December 16, 2014

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Apple to donate portion of holiday sales to AIDS fight

During the two-week campaign, proceeds from the sales of 25 apps with exclusive new content will be donated to fight the disease.

By November 23, 2014

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Blood Sport project vows to game on despite Kickstarter suspension

A crowdfunding project developing gaming hardware that draws real blood plans to keep working to turn its prototype into a blood-donation system after Kickstarter suspended its campaign.

By November 25, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 091: Functioning Spider-Man gloves; a bloody, crazy Kickstarte; and more

The Blood Sport Kickstarter was suspended today, after a week of collecting money to fund a crazy idea involving donating blood while playing video games. Was it a bio-hazard? An unauthorized blood donation site? Or perhaps Kickstarter's fear of blood?

By November 24, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 091: Functioning Spider-Man gloves; a bloody, crazy Kickstarter; and more

On today's show, we check out a watch with a laser onboard, a bus powered by poop, breakthrough Spider-Man gloves that let the wearer scale a glass surface, and the (now-suspended) Blood Sport Kickstarter campaign.

By November 24, 2014

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Skateboard legend Tony Hawk rides a real hoverboard

You don't have to daydream about "Back to the Future" to ride a hoverboard. Hendo Hover, with the help of Hawk, hopes its Kickstarter campaign will bring this high-tech fun to the masses.

By November 17, 2014

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Candy Crush is taking over your Facebook feed -- again

The latest puzzle game from King.com is making waves on mobile devices, and its advertising campaign on Facebook has reached millions of people.

By November 21, 2014

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Crave Ep. 183: A Kickstarter graveyard for the biggest losers

What happens when a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign gets $0? Here are some of the projects that have earned that dubious distinction.

By November 14, 2014

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Affordable 'CSI': Detect Ebola, cancer genes at home

A Kickstarter campaign aims to bring the tools of DNA analysis to biohackers and researchers without access to expensive lab equipment.

By November 10, 2014