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Toys for nerds-in-training!
UK man arrested in VTech kids app hacking scandal
The breach exposed up to 6.3 million users including 200,000 children.
Airlines ban 'hoverboards' due to fire risk and safety concerns
'Hoverboards' keep spontaneously combusting and the government is investigating.
Volta Flyer is a solar-powered build-it-yourself toy plane
If its Kickstarter campaign reaches its goal, the Volta Flyer kits will ship out in May 2016 in the US.
littleBits Gizmos and Gadgets Kit gives kids a range of DIY projects
littleBits has a new set of electronic blocks that'll have young inventors making gadgets in no time.
View-Master introduces kids to VR with space and wild animals
Mattel's new VR viewer lets you throw soccer balls at targets in space.
'Star Wars' BB-8 toy torn apart to see how it works
The Force doesn't keep BB-8 upright, a gyro does.
Vortex lets kids program their own robot buddy
Sphero, the ball-shaped robot, inspired a new generation of toys that aren't only fun, but can also...
Finally, an official Bluetooth 'Star Trek' communicator
Star Trek fans have settled for toy prop replicas, DIY projects and the occasional off-brand (but...