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Mum defends teen in gaming lawsuit

November 28, 2017 9:11 am0 comments
Mum defends teen in gaming lawsuit

A mother has written a letter in defence of her 14-year-old son who is facing a lawsuit over video game cheats in the US. Caleb Rogers is one of two people facing legal action from gaming studio Epic Games for using cheat software to play the free game Fortnite. The […]

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Vicky Chen: Teen actress beats veterans at Golden Horse awards

November 25, 2017 10:39 am0 comments
Vicky Chen: Teen actress beats veterans at Golden Horse awards

A teenage newcomer has beaten established stars to win best supporting actress at the film awards dubbed the Chinese-language Oscars. Vicky Chen, 14, was nominated at the Golden Horse Film Awards for her role in The Bold, The Corrupt and The Beautiful. Her co-star, Hong Kong veteran Kara Wai, won […]

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Teen Vogue: How will going online-only affect readers?

November 3, 2017 10:24 pm0 comments
Teen Vogue: How will going online-only affect readers?

Clicks don’t lie. And Teen Vogue gets a lot of them. A highly-successful website. Six million Facebook likes. A huge following on Snapchat. Three and a half million Twitter followers. There’s no doubt Teen Vogue’s digital game is strong. The quarterly print magazine, however, hasn’t been having quite the same […]

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Gemma Collins 'consulting lawyer' over stage fall at Radio 1's Teen Awards

October 24, 2017 3:49 am0 comments
Gemma Collins 'consulting lawyer' over stage fall at Radio 1's Teen Awards

Gemma Collins has told The Sun that she’s consulting a lawyer over her fall on stage at Radio 1’s Teen Awards. In an interview with the newspaper, she claims the BBC hasn’t apologised or offered her compensation. The Radio 1 press office said the production company, which made the show, […]

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Toronto Film Festival: The teen actresses gaining plaudits in I Kill Giants

September 12, 2017 12:55 am0 comments
Toronto Film Festival: The teen actresses gaining plaudits in I Kill Giants

It’s not often you ask an actor how they felt about working with their co-star and they reply: “We hated each other.” Fortunately Madison Wolfe is only kidding, and she and Sydney Wade collapse into giggles as they explain how close they grew on the set of their new movie […]

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Teen Choice Awards: Miley Cyrus explains her absence

August 14, 2017 3:22 am0 comments
Teen Choice Awards: Miley Cyrus explains her absence

Miley Cyrus was set to attend the Teen Choice Awards on Sunday to receive the ceremony’s top honour… but things didn’t quite go according to plan. The 24-year-old had been due to collect the Ultimate Choice Award at the ceremony in person. But within minutes of the show’s start, presenter […]

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Brain scans 'may spot teen drug problems'

February 22, 2017 4:58 am0 comments
Brain scans 'may spot teen drug problems'

An international team of scientists say the way teenagers’ brains are wired may help predict whether they will develop drug problems in the future. The team looked at adolescents who were generally more impulsive than their peers – a trait sometimes linked to the misuse of drugs. They found teenagers […]

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Moderate screen use 'boosts teen wellbeing'

January 13, 2017 12:51 pm0 comments
Moderate screen use 'boosts teen wellbeing'

A study of screen time and mental wellbeing among teenagers has suggested moderate use of devices may be beneficial in a connected world. The researchers collected self-reported data from 120,000 English 15-year-olds about their digital device habits. They found a “Goldilocks effect” where a few hours of device-use seemed to […]

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Terminally ill teen won historic ruling to freeze body

November 17, 2016 5:16 pm0 comments
Terminally ill teen won historic ruling to freeze body

A 14-year-old girl who wanted her body to be frozen so she could be brought back to life, won an historic legal fight shortly before her death. The girl, who was terminally ill with a rare cancer, was supported in her wish to be cryogenically preserved by her mother – […]

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Shawn Mendes wins big at the Radio 1 Teen Awards

October 23, 2016 6:48 pm0 comments
Shawn Mendes wins big at the Radio 1 Teen Awards

Shawn Mendes was the big winner at this year’s Radio 1 Teen Awards, taking two of the top prizes. The singer won Best International Solo Artist and Best Single for Stitches. Last year’s co-hosts The Vamps won Best British Group, to add to the three awards they won in 2014. […]

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