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LA schools give kids iPads; kids hack them

A Los Angeles School district is stunned that kids given iPads to take home manage to hack the security controls. So, well, it's stopped giving them out.

By September 27, 2013

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LA schools snub iPads in favor of laptops, hybrids

An effort last year to provide iPads to students at 47 Los Angeles schools didn't quite go according to plan.

By June 30, 2014

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The 404 1,352: Where we kidnap our childhood (podcast)

An app that lets you sign up for a voluntary kidnapping, nerds spending way too much money on one-word Twitter accounts, LA rolls back a pathetically disorganized iPad rollout to high school students, the answer to why "The Simpsons" is still unavailable to stream, and a very long analysis of the family dynamic in "Full House."

By September 27, 2013

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Apple scores $30 million to sell iPads to LA schools

The deal will provide an iPad to every student across 47 campuses in the Los Angeles school district, says The Los Angeles Times.

By June 19, 2013

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L.A. schools give iPads, cars for perfect attendance

In a very modern attempt at motivating kids, the Los Angeles United Schools District offers interesting technological prizes for, well, turning up.

By June 14, 2013