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schools

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GlassUp

This crowdfunded Google Glass competitor may not have all the chops that Google Glass shows off, but it's a cheaper, more eye-friendly alternative.

January 8, 2014

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A Ride Into the Mountains

Aside from some control issues, A Ride Into the Mountains is a very impressive game that makes the most of old-school graphics by creating a compelling storyline.

August 9, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating August 9, 2013

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Lenovo IdeaPad U310

The Lenovo IdeaPad U310 is an all-around decent ultrabook that's perfectly priced for back-to-school shoppers, but there are plenty of alternatives with nearly identically prices and features.

July 3, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating July 3, 2012

MSRP: $799.00

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Apple launches 'back to school' gift card promotion

Buy a Mac, iPhone, or iPad and you'll score a gift card good toward any item at Apple -- if you qualify for education pricing.

By July 1, 2014

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Tech to help you plan school lunches

A new school year has started and with it comes the daunting task of packing health school lunches. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on meal planning apps and websites that make the classic PB&J look downright old fashioned.

By September 12, 2014

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Microphones on buses may not be a good idea, say schools

Having first installed microphones as well as cameras on its buses, Boston school officials decide that maybe they're a touch Orwellian.

By September 5, 2014

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School fund-raising apps and websites

As the school year begins so does the fund-raising that helps supplement school budgets. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on apps and websites for engaging families and collecting money.

By September 3, 2014

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Back-to-school tech discounts

School supplies no longer mean some pencils and erasers. Expensive gadgets like laptops and tablets have stepped in. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on great student discounts offered by major tech retailers as the first class bell gets ready to ring.

By August 22, 2014

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Turn your iPad into an old-school typewriter with Hanx Writer

Tom Hanks loves typewriters and wants to give iPad writers the feeling and sound of using a manual typewriter.

By August 15, 2014

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Best tablets for school

Tablets are quickly becoming a coveted school supply. They're handy for reading digital textbooks and lightweight enough to carry in a backpack. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the tablets best suited for students and their budgets.

By August 13, 2014