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Take a look: LeVar Burton takes us behind the scenes at Reading Rainbow

After a successful Kickstarter campaign that raised $5.4 million, Reading Rainbow starts a new chapter with the Web-based version of the popular kids' TV series. "Star Trek" actor and Reading Rainbow co-founder LeVar Burton takes us inside to show us how they create the content and talks about what inspires and motivates him after all these years.

July 22, 2015

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Rainbow of curse words: LeVar Burton reads a NSFW favorite

Watch "Reading Rainbow" host LeVar Burton read beloved parody children's book "Go the F**k to Sleep" to help raise money for charity.

By October 27, 2014

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Watch LeVar Burton read tweets to kids on 'Tweeting Rainbow'

In the inaugural episode of "Tweeting Rainbow," LeVar Burton explores celebrity tweets and shows us how tweets are made.

By August 8, 2014

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LeVar Burton uses powers for evil in new 'Reading Rainbow' intro

The actor teamed up with Funny or Die to create this alternative intro for "Reading Rainbow," where the power of reading gives Burton real superpowers.

By June 5, 2014

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LeVar Burton, 'Reading Rainbow' find pot of gold online

The man who was Geordi La Forge is committed as ever to teaching kids to read, and now he's Kickstarting funds to take "Reading Rainbow" global.

By May 29, 2014

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Too soon! A Twitter backlash over LeVar Burton's Philip Seymour Hoffman 'joke'

The actor has been inspiring Crave's Eric Mack since he was a young geek. This week, not so much.

By February 4, 2014

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Bill Nye, LeVar Burton in first White House Vine

The celebrities banded together for 6 seconds of joy on Twitter from the White House Science Fair.

By April 22, 2013

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Tech ads of 2013: Google best, Apple, Microsoft worst

Tech saw a very competitive atmosphere that was reflected in much of the advertising. Some companies clearly put thought into their work. Others occasionally panicked.

By December 29, 2013

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Microsoft's latest Scroogled ad: Chromebook's 'a brick'

The Redmond, Wash., company's latest anti-Google ad features a pawnshop owner educating a charming, young lady about how the Chromebook is only useful when you have Wi-Fi.

By November 26, 2013

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Microsoft's anti-Google crusade is working (says Microsoft)

Redmond claims its Scroogled campaign is having "a huge impact." Really?

By October 15, 2013