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Samsung Galaxy K Zoom

If you absolutely must have a phone with an optical zoom, the K Zoom is basically your only option. It's bulky though, and the pictures it takes aren't any better than the Galaxy S5's. You'll be far better off with a cheap Android phone and a decent compact digital camera.

June 12, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating June 12, 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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Kik for iOS

Kik is a solid chat app with fun extras, but if you don't already have friends using it, there's nothing to really set it apart from the competition.

June 11, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating June 11, 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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WD My Passport Pro

Western Digital announces the first 4TB portable drive that uses Thunderbolt. The new compact external drive is bus-powered and uses two internal drive for the combined storage space of either 2TB or 4TB for the costs of $299.99 and $429.99, respectively.

March 27, 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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Samsung Gear Fit

The Samsung Gear Fit is a great-looking wearable, but doesn't successfully reconcile its dual roles as activity tracker and smartwatch.

April 7, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating April 7, 2014
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Kobo Arc 10 HD

If you can get past the clunky design, the Kobo Arc 10 HD offers a unique tablet experience for avid readers.

December 10, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating December 10, 2013
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Dad makes Link a girl for daughter

A father who wanted his daughter to feel represented in The Legend of Zelda patched the game so that Link is addressed as a girl.

By November 8, 2012

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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