Smart toys help kids prepare for high-tech future

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 02/17/2016 - 8:28pm
There's a fast-growing market for toys, games and apps that aim to get kids excited about science, technology, engineering and math
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Instagram plans to make your selfies more secure

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 02/17/2016 - 7:16pm
The popular photo-sharing app starts rolling out two-factor authentication
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Thousands of sharks swarming off Florida shore

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 02/17/2016 - 5:54pm
10,000 or more blacktip sharks are making their annual return to the south Florida coast
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Should Apple help the FBI access iPhone data?

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 02/17/2016 - 4:57pm
The legal dispute over access to data on a terrorist's phone renews debate over encryption and national security
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What's next in legal fight over San Bernardino killer's iPhone?

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 02/17/2016 - 4:48pm
CBS News legal analyst says Apple has two choices after court orders tech giant to help unlock Syed Rizwan Farook's iPhone
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Apple fighting order in San Bernardino shootings probe

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 02/17/2016 - 8:40am
U.S. magistrate ruled company had to help FBI hack killer's iPhone; at issue: digital privacy vs. national security interests
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What happened to the "Godzilla" El Niño?

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 02/16/2016 - 9:55pm
Californians were expecting non-stop rainstorms fueled by one of the largest El Niños on record; but the state is on a hot and dry streak
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How Generation Z is changing the tech world

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 02/16/2016 - 9:35pm
Sorry, millennials, you're already obsolete - a younger generation is now setting the pace in social media
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Turn your smartphone into an earthquake detector

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 02/16/2016 - 8:27pm
MyShake app can estimate the location and magnitude of a quake in real time using a smartphone's accelerometer
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Kanye West puts new album, Tidal in jeopardy

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 02/16/2016 - 8:00pm
Kanye West can't seem to make up his mind on where, how and when people will be able to buy or stream his new album, "The Life of Pablo"
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Is Alibaba coming to Groupon's rescue?

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 02/16/2016 - 7:27pm
If investors have lost faith in the daily deals pioneer, the Chinese e-commerce giant still sees upside
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Oklahoma earthquakes prompt agency to call for well cutbacks

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 02/16/2016 - 7:05pm
The number of earthquakes with a magnitude 3.0 or greater has skyrocketed in Oklahoma, ​from a few dozen in 2012 to more than 900 last year
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How effective is your sleep tracker?

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 02/16/2016 - 4:19pm
Five different devices are put to the test to see how good they are at tracking sleep patterns
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Giant, vegan bird once roamed the Arctic

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 02/16/2016 - 3:52pm
The 6-foot-tall flightless bird made its home in the Arctic 53 million years ago, when the region resembled a swamp
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Mattel unveils ThingMaker, a 3D printer for kids

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 02/16/2016 - 3:34pm
Toy company hopes to make 3D printing mainstream with a new system designed for children
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Climate change gets short shrift in U.S. classrooms

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 02/16/2016 - 1:43pm
Survey finds many students get misinformation about climate change at school - if it's taught at all
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Iceberg nearly decimates entire penguin population

CBS Sci-Tech - Mon, 02/15/2016 - 8:42pm
New scientific study says an estimated 150,000 Adelie penguins have died in Cape Denison, Antarctica in the last five years
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Warning: Don't set your iPhone back to 1970

CBS Sci-Tech - Mon, 02/15/2016 - 7:34pm
Avoid an online hoax urging you to set your Apple device back to January 1, 1970 - it will "brick" your phone
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How Einstein's struggles might help kids with science

CBS Sci-Tech - Mon, 02/15/2016 - 4:11pm
Learning about hardships overcome by famous scientists like Albert Einstein and Marie Curie could help kids succeed, study suggests
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What climate change could do to transatlantic flights

CBS Sci-Tech - Mon, 02/15/2016 - 3:37pm
Global warming could make certain flights longer and more turbulent
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