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Report: LAUSD Chief Says School District Can’t Afford iPads For Every Student

Supt. Ramon Cortines says the LAUSD cannot afford a $1.3 billion plan to distribute iPad computer tablets to every student, teacher and administrator, according to a report.


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Suspects Sought In Cell Phone Store Burglaries

Several suspects were wanted Friday in two different cell phone store burglaries.

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Tips On Packing Lightly For Vacation

Use the following 10 tips to help you learn how to pack more efficiently and travel safely.


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LAUSD Takes Back iPads From Students In Wake Of Hacking Reports

Officials with the Los Angeles Unified school district have begun confiscating iPad tablet computers from students following reports of hacking and misuse of the devices, according to reports Tuesday.


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71 iPads ‘Presumed Stolen’ After LAUSD Rollout

Officials with the Los Angeles Unified School District are trying to track down 71 missing iPads that were distributed to students, according to reports.


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LAUSD Halts Home iPad Use After Students Hack Security Locks

A $1 billion program to distribute iPads to LAUSD students was under increased scrutiny Wednesday after reports that some devices were hacked for non-school-related purposes.


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Riverside Bans Cash-For-Electronics Machines

Riverside officials have decided to ban machines that give cash for used cellphones, tablets and MP3 players because of theft concerns.


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Research: Microsoft, Apple Tablets Have Most Profit Margin

Research firm HIS says Microsoft and Apple are garnering the highest profit margins for their tablets, followed to a lesser extent by Google and then Amazon.


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Western Digital Buying Hitachi Unit For $4.3B

Western Digital Corp., the world’s largest maker of hard drives, on Monday said it is buying Hitachi Global Storage Technologies, the third largest, for $4.3 billion in cash and stock.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/07/2011

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Drug Maker Recalls Popular Tablets For Teething Babies

The maker of a tablet for teething babies is recalling the item because federal officials say it can be dangerous for children in large doses.