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In The News 08-22-14

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

In The News 8-22-14: How your sweat could power your smartphone, what happens when a cable company puts a customer on hold for more than three hours, and Android gaining ground in the workplace. Continue reading

In The News 08-15-14

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

XP Share Dips Below 25%

Windows XP can still be found on just under 25% of computers accessing the Internet, according to NetMarketShare.  That’s down from just under 40% in July of 2013. 

Security support for the XP ended back in April and users have been slow to let go.  Windows 7 is the most popular operating system, found on 51% of

A high-tech bracelet promises to let you make Facebook friends the old-fashioned way, by shaking hands. Continue reading

In The News 08-08-14

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

In The News 08-08-14 Hilton Hotels swap the front desk for a smartphone app, Amazon will let you print a tiny you and a big loss for Nintendo. Continue reading

In The News 08-01-14

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

In The News 08-01-14: Comcast gives the worst customer service ever, Sony websites shut down after the company forgets to pay the Internet bill and IBM and Apple team up in the workplace. Continue reading

Amazon has new subscription reading service called Kindle Unlimited that lets readers have unlimited access to 600,000 eBooks and thousands of audiobooks for $9.99 per month. Continue reading

In The News 07-25-14

Thursday, July 24th, 2014

In The News 07-24-14 Microsoft issues a support warning for Windows 7, Amazon hires the man behind Google Glass and The Play Store gets a new look. Continue reading

See the latest news on Amazon’s announced drone delivery service and what obstacles it needs to overcome. Continue reading

Stay Connected In Your Car

Saturday, July 19th, 2014

Smartphones are changing the way we use our cars. From music to Internet to GPS, how phones are becoming an integral part of vehicles. Continue reading

Why big data is headed to your kitchen and how IBM could help you make better meals. Continue reading

In The News 07-18-14

Thursday, July 17th, 2014

In The News 07-18-14: BlackBerry says it’s hip to be square, Aereo fights back and an AVG vulnerability for Internet Explorer users. Continue reading

In The News 07-11-14

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

In The News 07-11-14 Fire TV screensaver hogs data, Microsoft goes after malware makers and eBooks take over. Continue reading

In The News 07-04-14

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

In The News 07-04-14 How a Supreme Court ruling could make it harder for you to cut off cable, Barnes & Noble changes its mind again & Chromebook Pixel buyers not getting the free data they were promised. Continue reading

Lego has a new line of blocks out that turns your real-world play into 3D creations in the virtual world. Learn all about Lego Fusion. Continue reading

In The News 06-27-2014

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

In The News 06-27-2014 Amazon introduces a smartphone, staring at computers can dry up your eyes and iPhone thefts drop dramatically. Continue reading

Starbucks is making it easier for mobile phone users by installing wireless charging mats at tables in their locations nationwide. Continue reading

In The News 06-20-14

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

Amazon adds music streaming service to Prime Membership, Oculus concentrates on game development and the smart refrigerator that can make phone calls. Continue reading

The Best of E3 2014

Saturday, June 14th, 2014

A look at some of the big announcements from E3 2014. Continue reading

In The News 06-13-14

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

In The News 06-13-14 : Security update for Ubuntu users, Flickr ends Facebook & Google Logins and Pandora rules the music streaming roost. Continue reading

In The News 06-06-14

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

In The News 06-06-14 The security app that grabs selfies of thieves, Windows 7 gets more popular and Amazon feuds with a big publisher. Continue reading

In The News 05-30-14

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

In The News 05-30-14 Google wants to put ads on your thermostat, Microsoft makes a push for inexpensive 8.1 devices and voice search comes to desktop Chrome. Continue reading

In The News 05-23-14

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

In The News 05-23-14 Firefox gives in and goes with DRM, Comcast bringing back data caps and a big Xbox One price drop. Continue reading

Home security company ADT is expanding beyond burglar alarms to partner with Life360 and introduce family safety services on mobile devices. Continue reading

In The News 05-16-14

Thursday, May 15th, 2014

In The News 05-15-14: An $80 Amazon smartphone? Nintendo posts losses for the third year in a row and Pandora adds sponsored stations. Continue reading

In The News 05-09-2014

Thursday, May 8th, 2014

In The News 05-09-2014: Would-be Facebook hackers get hacked themselves, XP still strong and Google wants to help you out with your baby – for a fee. Continue reading

In The News 05-02-14

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

In The News 05-02-14 Microsoft patches XP flaw, iPad & iPod sales drop, Facebook snaps up another app and Amazon signs exclusive deal with HBO. Continue reading

Internet On The Go

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Terri wants to get internet at her mom’s house, but her mom has no need for internet service, so Terri wants to look at her options. Here are a couple, including pay-as-you go or as part of your plan through your wireless provider. Continue reading

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