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Crave Ep. 194: Hackaball brings the iPad to the playground

Now kids can create personalized games using an iPad and a hackable computer in the shape of a bouncy ball.

By March 5, 2015

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Hackaball brings the iPad to the playground, Ep. 194

This week on Crave we get to play with the Hackaball at the playround, find out what it would be like if Wes Anderson directed an X-Men movie and get a first look at the lava lamp of the future. It's psychedelic, man! All that and more on the Crave show.

By March 5, 2015

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See this ingenious way to turn stairs into a playground

Imagine being able to unfurl a specially designed set of foam mats and take a ride down your stairs. That's the idea behind SlideRider.

By May 20, 2014

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Fantastic! 'Doctor Who' returned to TV 10 years ago today

The long-lost classic TV show "Doctor Who" returned to our screens on this day in 2005 -- so we raise our sonic screwdrivers to 10 years of timey-wimey fantasticness.

By March 26, 2015

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Are smartphones stressing kids out?

Technically Incorrect: A leading British psychologist says she's seen an enormous uptick in cases of teen anorexia, depression and cutting and believes in many cases its related to the ubiquity and instant nature of technology.

By March 23, 2015

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Augmented-reality game Ingress arriving on Android Wear watches

The multiplayer game that uses real-world environments as its playground is now even more accessible -- as an app on our wrists.

By February 27, 2015

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'What would Spock do?' How Leonard Nimoy helped me prosper

Appreciation: It's hard to be a stoic Vulcan when your favorite "Star Trek" actor leaves this galaxy forever. Bonnie Burton thanks Leonard Nimoy for inspiring us all to "live long and prosper."

By February 27, 2015

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New apps encourage positivity (podcast)

We've heard the stories about how anonymous social-messaging apps can be havens for bullying. But a pair of new smartphone apps seek to accentuate the positive.

By December 19, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,584: Google Contributor, JFK has a drone problem, San Francisco's poo map (podcast)

We're back in the studio today! Join us for a very special episode complete with a full tour and the start of our Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Xbox One bundle!

By November 21, 2014

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Ask.fm, the troubling secret playground of tweens and teens

Insanely popular with kids, the question-and-answer service thrives on anonymity, making it fun and dangerous.

By June 8, 2013