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December 6, 2019
Twitter wanted to be the town square. Now it's also grappling with being a cemetery
Aaronekia Williams still visits her brother's Twitter page, even though he died in 2014. She'll read though his old jokes for a laugh, occasionally...
December 6, 2019 - 10:31am
November 24, 2019
Unique Christmas light decorations for a tech-filled holiday season
With Thanksgiving right around the corner and Christmas closely following, it’s hard not to start getting into a holiday mindset, especially...
November 24, 2019 - 10:00am
November 4, 2019
Electronics whiz creates freeze alert device for peace of mind
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Tired of trudging back and forth to his pumphouse all winter to keep an eye out for weather-related damage, Logan Stewart...
November 4, 2019 - 7:00am
November 3, 2019
What is fingerprinting? The online tracking you can't avoid
Just when you thought we had hit rock bottom on all the ways the internet could snoop on us - no. We've sunk even lower.There's a tactic spreading...
November 3, 2019 - 7:09pm
November 1, 2019
Google to buy Fitbit for $2.1 billion to boost hardware
Google agreed to buy smartwatch maker Fitbit Inc. for $2.1 billion in cash, a move that could shore up the internet giant's hardware business...
November 1, 2019 - 9:46am
October 24, 2019
TikTok raises national security concerns in Congress as Schumer, Cotton ask for federal review
WASHINGTON - Two senior members of Congress, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Republican Sen. Tom Cotton, asked U.S. intelligence officials...
October 24, 2019 - 11:38am
October 23, 2019
Google scientists say they've achieved 'quantum supremacy' breakthrough over classical computers
For the first time, a machine that runs on the mind-boggling physics of quantum mechanics has reportedly solved a problem that would stump the...
October 23, 2019 - 2:33pm
October 22, 2019
Google Maps now shows speed traps, potentially raising the ire of law enforcement
IPhone users who want to avoid the police can now hit up Google Maps before they hit the gas. Google is rolling out the ability to report speed...
October 22, 2019 - 10:48am
Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin to team up with aerospace giants to help meet Trump's moon mandate
Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin, the secretive space company he's been running for nearly two decades, is teaming up with a trio of aerospace industry...
October 22, 2019 - 8:52am
October 18, 2019
Your smartphone takes amazing selfies. Those selfies could tell stalkers where you live
When it comes to sensitive information, the eyes have it. That became apparent last week, when a man allegedly stalked a Japanese pop star after...
October 18, 2019 - 8:00pm
Rental app aims to close housing gap: More transparent rental screening could help bypass barriers
ST. PAUL — Tyrone Poole was working to become a firefighter. He got an associate’s degree in fire science and became a certified paramedic....
October 18, 2019 - 6:17pm
October 11, 2019
Small town. Big tech. Minnesota-based server is bring you faster Netflix, web content
BRANDON, Minn. — Amid the wires and cases in a Brandon telecom center is a box with a familiar logo: Google. Below that is a red box from Netflix....
October 11, 2019 - 10:45am
October 10, 2019
Facebook policy on political speech lets politicians lie in ads
As Facebook cracked down on disinformation flooding its social media platforms, executives decided to codify a key loophole: Politicians remained...
October 10, 2019 - 8:58pm
October 9, 2019
Most Americans don't know Facebook owns Instagram and WhatsApp, among other digital basics
Most Americans don't know that social media giant Facebook owns Instagram and WhatsApp. They also don't know that private browsing modes hide online activities only from someone else using the same computer. And few can correctly identify an example of true two-factor authentication,...
October 9, 2019 - 3:12pm
September 20, 2019
Facebook suspends tens of thousands of apps after data investigation
Facebook said Friday, Sept. 20, it has suspended "tens of thousands" of apps that may have mishandled users' personal data, sparking fresh concerns...
September 20, 2019 - 4:39pm