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Google Chromebooks get the nod over iPads in some South Bay schools

While Los Angeles Unified and other school districts have stirred admiration and consternation with plans to put iPads in the hands of students, some …

Beach city schools embrace ‘mindful’ blend of neuroscience and meditation

Sometimes, Ryan Whalen’s little brothers drive him nuts.<p>But now, thanks to an elective class the sixth-grader is taking at Hermosa Valley School, …

Mindfulness

Sriracha hot sauce shortage begins after sales halted

IRWINDALE>> The famous rooster sauce is in short supply this month thanks to a new state regulation that requires manufacturer Huy Fong Foods to hold …

Sriracha Sauce

Mother says Torrance girl’s death should be example for teenagers

Embraced by her 22-year-old son, her only child now, Lili d’Alessandro wanted to send a message to young people to think about it in that moment …

Crime

The Hollywood Burlesque Festival's Monday Night Tease Closing Party at 3 Clubs in Los Angeles, CA., Monday, December 9, 2013. (Photo by Jennifer Cappuccio Maher/Inland Valley Daily Bulletin)<!--more

Performers celebrate during the Hollywood Burlesque Festival's Monday Night Tease Closing Party at 3 Clubs in Los Angeles, CA., Monday, December 9, …

Zakanaka opens first U.S. location in Torrance

Fingerless gloves hang neatly from wood displays painted white at Zakanaka in Torrance, the first U.S. location of a large chain based in Japan. At …

eCommerce

The Next-Gen USB Plug To Be Smaller And Finally Reversible

Our long worldwide nightmare is almost over. The next USB plug will finally be reversible just like Apple’s Lightning connector. No more blindly jamming the connector towards the receptacle, just knowing that it’s not going to work. In the near future, the plug will always be the right side up.<p>The …

Tim Draper Wants To Split California Into Pieces And Turn Silicon Valley Into Its Own State

TechCrunch has learned about noted technology investor Tim Draper’s plan to split California into six separate states, including a Northern California slice appropriately named “Silicon Valley.”<p>Draper shared his vision with TechCrunch tonight. He says he’s submitting a polished version to the …

Smart Glasses Reveal What It's Like to Have Superpowers

Google Glass lets you view emails, find directions and take calls right from the high-tech specs. But what if you wave your hand in front of a 3D …

Top 10 Predictions for Technology in 2014

Microsoft may get its mojo back, smartphones will get cheap, and we’re about to enter the Year of Encryption. A look at what to expect in telecom and …

Prskalo Waterfall, Serbia

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