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Rolls-Royce's CEO on youth appeal and a future SUV (Q&A)

CNET sat down with Rolls-Royce CEO Torsten Mueller-Oetvoes to talk about expanding the brand's appeal to younger buyers, new models, and efficient drivetrains.

By August 14, 2014

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Google donates $6.8 million to San Francisco youth bus rides

Amid protests over high-tech commuter buses, the Web giant gives the city a massive donation to fund low-income students' transportation.

By February 27, 2014

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Steve Jobs action figure sports youthful '70s mop top

This super-realistic action figure has a funky set of threads befitting a pioneering computer entrepreneur. Just don't call it a doll.

By October 9, 2013

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The iPhone 5C and the youth factor

The iPhone 5C has drawn sneers because it's not the low-cost device the tech industry expected. Here's why Apple had something different up its sleeve.

By September 15, 2013

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Microsoft to invest $500 million in youth outreach program

Microsoft introduces the YouthSpark philanthropy program, in which it's investing half a billion dollars over three years.

By September 20, 2012

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'The New Face of Vinyl: Youth's Digital Devolution'

Ben Meadors and Owen McCafferty are raising money on KickStarter to publish a book, "The New Face of Vinyl: Youth's Digital Devolution."

By June 1, 2011

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Obama CTO touts tech as path to success for disadvantaged youths

U.S. Chief Technical Officer Aneesh Chopra, Lotus 1-2-3 founder Mitch Kapor, and Zach Sims of Codecademy are joining forces to create new ways to help young people--mainly from disadvantaged backgrounds--find pathways into technology.

By January 17, 2012

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Chevy seeks youth appeal with new concepts

Chevrolet launched the Code 130R and Tru 140S concept cars at the 2012 North American International Auto show, intending to capture an emerging youth market with new style.

By January 10, 2012

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Study: Youth social media use relates to free speech support (podcast)

A study from the Knight Foundation found a correlation between student use of social media like Facebook and Twitter and their "greater support for free expression rights."

By September 19, 2011

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Youths tackle cancer, asthma for Google science fair (photos)

The winners of Google's first international science fair for young students beat out thousands of competitors with their research on ovarian cancer, carcinogens in chicken, and environmental contributors to asthma.

11 Images By July 12, 2011