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Nintendo 2DS

At $130, the 2DS offers a huge array of compelling software and makes for a great entry-level gaming system to the uninitiated first-time gamer. Just be sure to buy a protective case along with it, too.

By Oct. 2, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 2, 2013
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Nikon D5200

The Nikon D5200 makes a great choice for family and vacation photographers.

By Feb. 13, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Feb. 13, 2013
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Tales2Go 4.0 delivers unlimited audiobooks for kids

Call it "Netflix for audiobooks," but with a decidedly kid-friendly selection.

By Feb. 14, 2014

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Robotics students build automated locker for special-needs peer

A student with muscular dystrophy could not open his own school locker, so two robotics students stepped up to build an automated opener to give him a hand.

By May. 6, 2013

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Aacorn app anticipates what kids want to say

A new app out of Australia enables kids with speech impairments or developmental delays to convey their thoughts more quickly and easily.

By Nov. 22, 2013

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Why Facebook needs kids

When kids fib about their ages to sneak on to Facebook, it damages the quality of data on the social network. Establishing a kid-focused account type, something Facebook is reportedly considering, could be just the answer.

By Jun. 4, 2012

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ZeroDesktop MiiPC

The Kickstarter-funded Android computer has a wealth of parental control features.

By Sep. 6, 2013

MSRP: $99.00

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2014 Acura MDX SH-AWD Advance

Turn off 2014 Acura MDX SH-AWD Advance's advanced and off-putting driver aid systems and you're left with a competent and sporty, high-tech SUV.

By Oct. 25, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 25, 2013
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Kids' No. 1 holiday wish? The iPhone, says a survey

In a survey that asked which gadget was most desired by kids, the 12- to 17-year-old age group showed its conservatism, opting for the tried-and-true. Though it was girls who wanted iPhones far more than boys.

By Nov. 2, 2013

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Samsung RF4289HARS Refrigerator

Hands-on with one of Samsung's first smart refrigerators shows how the tech might improve.

By Sep. 8, 2013