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Can A $9 Computer Spark A New Wave Of Tinkering And Innovation?

It fits in your hand, can connect to Wi-Fi and has Bluetooth. The $9 CHIP promises to be a teaching tool that's also fun to play with. It's just one of several low-cost computers hitting the market.

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Creative Director Of American 'Vogue' Steps Down

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Duesseldorf's "Maghreb Quarter" — named for the region that includes Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco --€” is home to many North African restaurants and shops. Patrik Stollarz/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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German Anger Toward Migrants Is Directed At North Africans

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Ukulele Five-O Jake Shimabukuro
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Dave Rauchwerk is CEO of Next Thing Co., which makes the CHIP computer. Laura Sydell/NPR hide caption

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Can A $9 Computer Spark A New Wave Of Tinkering And Innovation?

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Women's Hockey Takes Stage As New Pro Sports League

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Shoot to Score (The Hockey Song) Nancy Beaudette
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Novelist Sunil Yapa has lived all around the globe, including in Chile, China, Greece, Guatemala, Argentina and India. He says his father, who was a consultant for the World Bank, instilled in him a sense of "the world being an interconnected place." Gilbert Chong/Lee Boudreaux Books hide caption

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When 'Your Heart Is A Muscle,' Empathy Is A Revolutionary Act

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Clinton Responds To Sanders Criticism That Her Experience Isn't Enough

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Business Travelers Often Skip The Rental Car, Use Uber Instead

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After 21 years as a building engineer for Macy's department stores, Kevin Schiller was left unable to work as the result of a 2010 workplace accident. Brandon Thibodeaux for NPR hide caption

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Federal Workplace Law Fails To Protect Employees Left Out Of Workers' Comp

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