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Back-to-School Tech Gift Guide

Our back-to-school guide will show you something worth your time and money.

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Illinois law allows schools to demand students' Facebook passwords

Technically Incorrect: Conceived to combat cyberbullying, a new law in Illinois may result in schools demanding social media passwords, even if the posting was not done at school or on school computers.

By January 20, 2015

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Socialmatic camera turns old-school Polaroids digital

The Socialmatic camera merges Polaroid nostalgia with digital photos. It runs Android and spits out prints.

By January 6, 2015

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FCC chairman on schools: Basic connectivity is now inadequate

Chairman Tom Wheeler makes his case for higher-speed Internet access in schools, proposing a plan to increase the monthly fee in phone bills by 16 cents to cover new investment.

By November 17, 2014

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FCC aims for major Internet investment in schools, libraries -- report

The agency is expected to announce on Monday a plan to boost spending on broadband funding for schools and libraries by 62 percent.

By November 17, 2014

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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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Want your kids to do better in school? Send them outside

At a time when we spend more of our time indoors, a new study suggests that kids regularly exposed to nature do better on standardized tests.

By October 16, 2014

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Google to offer schools, students unlimited storage for free

Currying favor with educators and the next generation of workers, Google lifts the 30GB limit on its free Google Apps service for education customers.

By October 1, 2014

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VC Ron Conway's 'One City' enlists techies, celebs to help schools

A spoof video about an overhyped tech product called "MyBook" aims to get tech companies to donate books and resources to San Francisco public schools.

By September 30, 2014

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The Technivorm Moccamaster takes lesser coffee makers to school

While it costs a lot of cash, it's hard to beat the Technivorm Moccamaster's skills of brewing delectable pots of drip

By September 22, 2014

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Portable back-to-school gadgets

The right tech tools can help high school and college students on the go stay connected and powered up. Increasingly busy schedules mean there's no time to wait for a dead battery to charge. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi recommends a few useful school gadgets that fit neatly into a purse or backpack.

By September 19, 2014