ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 22, 1998
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(New York: Gina Smith) The issue of computers for the very young examined; scenes shown of "wired babies." [Child psychologists Will STACUM, Robert PUTTERWORTH - offer differing opinions on the benefits of computers to infants.]
(Studio: Peter Jennings) The Christmas sale of computer stuff noted.
(Washington: Jack Smith) The high-tech Christmas present featured; scenes shown of computer-programmed toys. [Intel engineer Rand POTTER - cites "smart" toys.] [MIT Media Lab Michael HAWLEY - cites the future possibilities.]
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