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Get a free 2-month subscription to a kids' e-book service

From the Cheapskate: Built for kids 12 and under, Epic provides unlimited e-books and audiobooks for a flat monthly rate.

By October 22, 2015


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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


YouTube, YouTube Music, YouTube Gaming, YouTube Kids: What's the difference?

The more apps the merrier, until it gets confusing. CNET explains the four different apps from YouTube.

By November 14, 2015


Rhapsody launches a kids corner

It may sound childish, but Rhapsody's new section dedicated to kids sets the streaming-music service apart from bigger rivals like Apple Music and Spotify.

By September 30, 2015


Yahoo is trying to become one of the smartphone cool kids

The Internet giant wants to make sure it's relevant on mobile devices -- especially among young people. Is the budding portfolio of CEO Marissa Mayer pointed in the right direction?

By August 8, 2015


Amazon math app aims to slow kids' summer learning loss

Available for Android, iOS and Fire OS, the free TenMarks Summer Math program normally costs $40.

By May 21, 2015


Chrome OS: 3 reasons Google should ditch it, and one reason it shouldn't

Commentary: Has Google's glorified Web browser-of-an-operating system worn out its welcome?

By October 31, 2015


​Cardboard for kids: Google's bet on the future of VR is children

Inexpensive, easy to use, and kid-friendly? I let my kid use Google Cardboard and he showed me why it'll be a hit.

By June 2, 2015


Apple nabs 'coolest wearables' honors

The maker of the Apple Watch comes out on top in a poll on which brand is coolest for wearable devices. Designer brands don't fare so well.

By October 26, 2015


Google, YouTube Kids under fire for 'inappropriate content'

Child advocacy groups say that the "family friendly" YouTube Kids app is anything but that.

By May 19, 2015