2019-02-15 20:13:00| Engadget
Hasbro has a new toy for the future Jedi in your life. The Star Wars Lightsaber Academy is a suped-up version of the standard lightsaber that comes with its own training exercises and activities built in, according to The Verge. The toy connected to...
2019-02-14 12:30:40| Fast Company
Over 215 students worked on Since Parkland, a project documenting young lives lost since the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on February 14, 2018. On February 14, 2018, a gunman walked into Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, and killed 17 people, injuring many more. Since then, the push for action on gun violence in the United States–an ongoing and urgent fight that has frequently met with resistance from the firearms lobby–has gained considerable momentum. Parkland students including David Hogg and Emma Gonzalez organized a national tour calling for reforms like background checks, and thousands more participated in school walkouts and protests to draw attention to a pattern of violence that affects thousands every year.Read Full Story
2019-02-13 15:32:00| Engadget
The UK will prohibit child-friendly websites and video games from running gambling ads, a move that poses potential ramifications for app developers, soccer stars and social media influencers alike. Starting April 1st, gambling companies will be bann...
2019-02-12 20:14:05| digg
Fatal shootings of children have been on the rise, government data show. But as the deaths mount, the toll is bigger than what numbers can capture. Working with the Trace and the Miami Herald, student reporters set out to measure the void left in homes and classrooms that have lost young people to the pull of a trigger.
2019-02-11 22:13:55| digg
These two kids are finally going to meet the magic mouse and they're ecstatic.