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NewsPoster Jun 24, 2013 10:16 AM
Briefly: CBS shows on Lovefilm, Microsoft launches Bing For Schools
Amazon has signed a multi-year deal with CBS Studios to stream shows from CBS and Showtime on <a href="http://macnn.com/rd/288314==http://www.lovefilm.com/" rel='nofollow'>Lovefilm</a> in the UK and Germany. Subscribers of the streaming service will have access to episodes of <em>Californication</em>, <em>Dexter</em>, <em>Nurse Jackie</em>, and both the 1960s original <em>Star Trek</em> and <em>Star Trek Voyager</em> from today, with other shows heading to it in the future. <br />
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<strong>Microsoft launches Bing For Schools ad-free search initiative</strong><br />
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Microsoft has launched an initiative to offer a customized version of its search engine to educational institutions. Bing For Schools will remove advertisements from search results, enhance privacy protections, filter adult content, and add "specialized learning features to enhance digital literacy," according to the Bing <a href="http://macnn.com/rd/288315==http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2013/06/24/bing-for-schools.aspx" rel='nofollow'>blog</a>. The opt-in service will be free to any schools or districts in the United States, and will be available later this year.
 
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