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Father's Day Tech Gift Guide

Forget the neckties and wristwatches, and get the Dad in your life the tech he really wants.

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Dad builds a realistic spacecraft simulator for his sons

The dedicated dad who built the NASA Mission Control Desk for his sons hopes to teach them more about space with this impressive simulator. Ground Control to Major Dad, all systems go!

By August 12, 2014

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Daughter's Facebook foghorn blows dad's $80,000

A Florida headmaster wins an $80,000 age discrimination settlement. Then his daughter has to tell her Facebook friends about it (of course.) This contravenes the terms of the settlement.

By February 28, 2014

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Little girl persuades Google to give dad day off (with cute letter)

A little girl writes to Google and complains that her daddy gets only Saturdays off from the company. And it's his birthday. Google relents.

By June 21, 2014

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Dad turns baby into Ripley with incredible Power Loader costume

German dad Carsten Riewe built an Aliens-style Power Loader for himself and his wee 13-month-old daughter to celebrate Karneval in style.

By March 12, 2014

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Dad hacks wheelchair to let 2-year-old explore the world

A determined hacker dad builds a novel foot-pedal interface for a wheelchair so his son can control his own explorations for the first time.

By August 30, 2013

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Apple refunds dad $6,000 iPad bill racked up by 8-year-old

Incredibly, there are still some 8-year-olds who don't know that in-game purchases involve real money. As Lily Neale's aerospace designer dad discovers when his bank account is frozen.

By July 20, 2013

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Xbox One's unexpected pitch: It's the Dad Box

Microsoft takes a narrow demographic view of its new game console, which may be a smart move.

By May 23, 2013

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Bite my pie chart: Data Cuisine expresses facts with food

We're all familiar with charts and infographics. Data Cuisine makes them more creative (and delicious) by expressing information with edibles.

By July 3, 2014

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Amazing dad builds son a spaceship simulator

A computer technician has skipped the cardboard boxes and built his toddler an incredible simulation of the cockpit of a spacecraft.

By April 11, 2013

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Dad hires hit men to kill son's video game characters

A father is so fed up with his son's video game obsession that he decides to take radical action.

By January 5, 2013