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Get an Acer Chromebook 11 for $109.99

What?! Best Chromebook deal ever! And it probably won't last long.

By July 2, 2015

Seasonal buying guide

Back-to-School Tech Gift Guide

It's just about time to send the kids off to school. Whether you're shopping for a student or are looking to update your own tech lineup, our back-to-school guide will show you something worth your time and money.

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High school installs microphone system to detect gunfire

Technically Incorrect: A California school claims to be the first to use ShotSpotter technology as "next wave in student and staff safety."

By June 21, 2015

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Toshiba readies fleet of Windows 10 laptops for back-to-school shoppers

The consumer-electronics company has refreshed its Satellite C, L and S series clamshells as well as its Fusion and Radius touchscreen convertibles with prices starting at $395.

By June 18, 2015

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Old school meets new school: Yamaha A-S801 stereo integrated amplifier

It may look like a vintage 1970's amp, but Yamaha's all-new A-S801 sounds like the 2015 component that it is.

By February 28, 2015

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Can a school that's part tech startup transform education?

A new school that hopes to change the way kids are taught had its first graduate in June. The AltSchool is part tech startup and part school, with students working off of personalized playlists, and engineers working with teachers to create lessons. CNET's Kara Tsuboi shows us how it differs from traditional schools.

By June 11, 2015

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School principal loses job for Facebook post about McKinney police

Technically Incorrect: A Florida principal's short message in support of the police officer in the now-infamous pool party video was deemed insensitive and lacking in common sense by the school district.

By June 11, 2015

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Man arrested for wearing Star Wars Stormtrooper costume outside school

Technically Incorrect: In Massachusetts, Stormtroopers are seen as a threat. At least by one school principal.

By June 7, 2015

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Schools use drones to spot exam cheaters

Technically Incorrect: In one Chinese province, they have an ingenious method to stop students from cheating on tests. It flies above their heads.

By June 4, 2015

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Microsoft claims Surface 3 actually makes school fun (no, really)

Technically Incorrect: Can school ever be entertaining? In a new ad for its Surface 3 tablet, Microsoft wants you to believe the company has the power to make it so.

By May 30, 2015

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Florida public schools to spy on students' social media, report says

Technically Incorrect: The Orange County Public Schools District reportedly gets software for monitoring posts made by students, saying it wants to anticipate and prevent cyberbullying and other crime.

By May 29, 2015