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Student's smart glove converts sign language into text and speech

A student's invention could make communication for the impaired easier to manage.

By October 1, 2015


Facebook aims to boost tech diversity by appealing to students, parents

New online resources hub offers tips in English and Spanish on how to get started in computer science and the benefits that come with a programming career.

By October 20, 2015


Irish students build all-electric DeLorean for Back to the Future Day

The car will also serve as a promotional vehicle to help Irish students get excited for careers in STEM fields.

By October 20, 2015


Science teacher suspended for using jammer to shut up students' cell phones

Technically Incorrect: In Florida, a science teacher decides that quiet in the classroom should involve a little technical chicanery. Verizon is allegedly not pleased.

By June 3, 2015


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


Comcast extends low-cost Internet service to community college students

An expansion of the Internet Essentials program will offer cheap broadband to students who qualify for federal education grants. It's being tested in Colorado and Illinois.

By September 16, 2015


Spotify, you make my streams come true (AKA, the making of my musical wonderland)

Commentary: A lifelong music lover, I've found that Spotify's streaming service is the best way to hear the songs I love most. To me, music services like this count among the most exciting technological achievements today.

By November 28, 2015


Seven essential mobile apps for students

Get the new school year off on the right foot with apps and services

By August 24, 2015


Best laptop and tablet for students

Buying back-to-school supplies means more than just notebooks and pens. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Sharon Profis shares the best laptop, hybrid computer and tablet for students.

By August 12, 2015


Tech gifts for college students

For college students, small high-tech gadgets can make a big difference. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Sharon Profis offers up several suggestions for students returning to campus.

By August 14, 2015