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4 podcasts to teach kids about history, identity, and current events

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In our Back to School series, Mashable tackles the big issues students face, from mental health to representation to respectful communication. Because returning to the classroom is about more than buying school supplies. 


As your child heads back to school, you may be looking for appropriate ways to bolster the education they’re getting in the classroom. But how do you determine what’s suitable for their grade level but also inclusive and entertaining enough that they won’t be bored to…

4 podcasts to teach kids about history, identity, and current events

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In our Back to School series, Mashable tackles the big issues students face, from mental health to representation to respectful communication. Because returning to the classroom is about more than buying school supplies. 


As your child heads back to school, you may be looking for appropriate ways to bolster the education they’re getting in the classroom. But how do you determine what’s suitable for their grade level but also inclusive and entertaining enough that they won’t be bored to…

A peak behind the curtain of Marvel’s ‘Wolverine: The Lost Trail’ podcast

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Bill Heck and Ben Percy talk about how to tell a visual story through sound in Marvel’s groundbreaking Wolverine podcast. Read more…

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Here’s how you can get a 30-day free trial of Audible worth £7.99

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TL;DR: Get a free 30-day trial of Audible, with an audiobook of your choice, and cancel anytime.


Everyone loves free stuff, especially when that stuff includes audiobooks, original series, and more.

You can now get a free 30-day trial of Audible, and download and listen to the world’s best storytelling on the app. Whether you’re driving, commuting, or simply relaxing, Audible can transform the moments when your hands are busy but your mind is free.

Choose from the world’s largest…

Sony noise-canceling headphones on sale — save $100

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TL;DR: These audio-amplifying, noise-canceling headphones from Sony will help you drown out the invasive sounds of the outside world — pick up a pair for just $99.99 in the PCMag Shop and save $100. 


It seems like the path that Bluetooth headphones have been taking as of late is the “smaller is better” approach, and while we think AirPods are the bees knees, they don’t really get the job done in every auditory department, do they? 

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Sony noise-canceling headphones on sale — save $100

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TL;DR: These audio-amplifying, noise-canceling headphones from Sony will help you drown out the invasive sounds of the outside world — pick up a pair for just $99.99 in the PCMag Shop and save $100. 


It seems like the path that Bluetooth headphones have been taking as of late is the “smaller is better” approach, and while we think AirPods are the bees knees, they don’t really get the job done in every auditory department, do they? 

We’re talking specifically about

8 of the best noise-cancelling headphones in the UK

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Lin-Manuel Miranda raps as a dragon in new album from ‘Story Pirates’ podcast creators

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Welcome to Small Humans, an ongoing series at Mashable that looks at how to take care of – and deal with – the kids in your life. Because Dr. Spock is nice and all, but it’s 2019 and we have the entire internet to contend with.


A new song featuring superstar Lin-Manuel Miranda is out this week, and the backstory  involves a Utah teen’s bike ride to karate and a top-rated podcast for kids. 

It’s an unusual combination— a bike ride to karate, a rapping dragon and the creator of…

Sony noise-canceling headphones are $51.99 off on Amazon

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TL;DR: The Bose-rivaling noise-canceling headphones from Sony are a better way to enjoy your audio entertainment, and you can get them for just $298 when you purchase on Amazon 


Sure, those backup headphones you bought on the cheap at your local gas station are probably serving you just fine. That is, until they break in the next week or so. 

We suggest that the next pair you pick up be a bit higher in quality — ones that come with all the bells and whistles and do more than just play…

Apple explains exactly how the new iTunes-less macOS will work

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Still confused by the death of iTunes? We’re with you: Apple has given us tidbits of information about the upcoming retirement of its desktop media player, but several key details remained unclear. 

Now, the company posted a new document (noticed by 9to5Mac) which explains exactly what will happen to the various facets of iTunes and how it’ll all work in macOS Catalina. 

In terms of content, the easiest way to follow the changes is to…