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Can This Manic Cartoon Dog Make The Internet Safer For Kids?

Ruff Ruffman is ready for his second act.<p>It’s not easy teaching kids about stranger danger these days. When you sit your little ones down to tell them not to talk to strangers, you need to somehow explain that this includes anyone they might encounter online. On the one hand, you don’t want to …

Airline: 'Emotional support' pig kicked off flight for being disruptive

When US Airways passenger Robert Phelps first saw the woman coming down the aisle of the plane, he thought she had a "really big dog" or a stuffed animal thrown over her shoulder.<p>It was about 6:10 a.m. the day before Thanksgiving, and Phelps was waiting to take off from Connecticut's Bradley …

The multiverse in a nutshell - podcast

Presented by Nicola Davis, produced by Iain Chambers

Tech-savvy children abandon the web for 'free' mobile play

Britain's technology companies are struggling to attract a new generation of mobile-savvy children who are using tablets and their parents' smartphones to log on to "free" games. Parents fear this shift could lead to large bills for expensive in-app purchases, which children make once they are …

The Oculus VR ain’t just for games. Tank drivers and car manufacturers use it, too

Putting games aside, Facebook might have a whole slew of markets into which it can sell Oculus VR virtual-reality headsets.<p>The device could very well have military applications. The Norwegian army has been experimenting with it to give soldiers better visibility around armored vehicles. The …