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Mama Bear conference lesson: Aim for the grandparents

To be successful with family products, you have to design for kids, sell to parents, and convince teachers. But it's the grandparents who have all the dough.

By April 20, 2012


Loaded: Cell phones for Cubans and grandparents

The city of Chicago sues eBay. Find out what the auctioneer did to offend the Windy City. Americans can now help Cubans get cell phones. We'll tell you about the new White House legislation that helps Cuba get connected. Plus, AT&T wants to help your grandma use a cell phone. The company is offering technology classes for the elderly in honor of Older Americans Month.

By May 29, 2008


Gadgets for grandparents

The firstSTREET catalog company has plenty of gift ideas for high-tech kids buying gifts for their parents and grandparents.

By December 11, 2007


Frebble: I wanna hold your weird robotic hand

An attempt to make the digital world less alienating, the Frebble is a hand-holding device designed to connect people over long distances.

By June 17, 2014


XCAR Awards 2013: Best Sound

The noise that falls from the back of cars can evoke some pretty great feelings. Here's our choice of the best from 2013.

By December 24, 2013


Set up Google Now contact relationships

Instead of having to use your contact's name to send a text or place a call, use Google Now to set up contact relationships.

By February 18, 2014


See where 26 asteroids smacked Earth with A-bomb force

The B612 Foundation highlights the fact that asteroids come a-knockin' 3 to 10 times more frequently than previously thought. But don't freak out; most explode too high up to cause damage on the ground.

By April 22, 2014


Get a refurbished Acer C710 Chromebook for $139.99

This is about as cheap as laptops get. But is it too limited to be of practical value? Not if you know what you're getting.

By March 26, 2014


Ask Us: What's the difference between a hard drive and a case?

If you're tired of your older relatives calling your whole computer a case or a hard drive, this is the video to point them to.

By July 7, 2009


Immortalise your kids' drawings with 3D printing

A new company is helping you preserve your children's drawings forever by turning them into 3D-printed statuettes.

By January 8, 2013