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Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 02:20 PM CDT

Samsung Unveils New Galaxy Smartphones

Samsung Unveils New Galaxy Smartphones

Samsung unveiled its latest smartphones, the Galaxy 8 and 8+, at an event in New York City on Wednesday.  This is Samsung's first major phone release since issues with battery fires forced the company to...

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 01:51 PM CDT

Windows Update Will Bring 3-D, Game Tools, Doodling

Windows Update Will Bring 3-D, Game Tools, Doodling

A major update to Microsoft's Windows 10 system will start reaching consumers and businesses on April 11, offering 3-D drawing tools, game-broadcasting capabilities and better ways to manage your web browsing....

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 02:34 PM CDT

Samsung's New Phone Aims to Dispel the Note 7 Debacle

Samsung's New Phone Aims to Dispel the Note 7 Debacle

Samsung seems to be playing it safe —at least with its battery — as it unveils its first major smartphone since the embarrassing recall of its fire-prone Note 7. The Galaxy S8 will come in two sizes, both bigger...

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 11:12 AM CDT

What the Death of Broadband Privacy Rules Means

What the Death of Broadband Privacy Rules Means

Now that both houses of Congress have voted to block Obama-era broadband privacy rules , what does that mean for you? In the short term, not so much. The rules, which would have put tough restrictions on...

Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017 at 11:10 AM CDT

Facebook's New Update Brings Some Snapchat-Like Features

Facebook's New Update Brings Some Snapchat-Like Features

Facebook is adding more Snapchat-like features to its app. The company says it wants to let your camera "do the talking" as more people are posting photos and videos instead of blocks of text. Facebook is...

Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017 at 12:17 PM CDT

Waze Gets Into the Order-Ahead Business With Dunkin' Donuts

Waze Gets Into the Order-Ahead Business With Dunkin' Donuts

Waze's traffic navigation app already shows ads prodding drivers to swing by fast-food joints like Dunkin' Donuts and Taco Bell. Now it's adding a new item to its menu — the ability to place orders at some...

Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 10:49 AM CDT

Burleson School, Students Embrace Video Gaming

Burleson School, Students Embrace Video Gaming

With the help and support of their school district, sixth graders in Burleson have an opportunity to take their interest in gaming to a whole other level.

Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 09:40 AM CDT

Family of US Man Killed in London Attack Thanks Well-Wishers

Family of US Man Killed in London Attack Thanks Well-Wishers

The family of an American slain in last week's attack in London expressed gratitude Monday for the kindness of strangers as they insisted some good would come from the tragedy. Kurt W. Cochran from Utah was on...

Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 06:51 AM CDT

5 Millennial Jobs That Parents Just Don't Understand

5 Millennial Jobs That Parents Just Don't Understand

Millennials tend to have head-scratching job titles that just don't make sense to their parents, NBC News reported. To be an "influencer" or "app developer" is a relatively new trend that might lead some to...

Sunday, Mar 26, 2017 at 12:24 AM CDT

Uber Suspends Self-Driving Car Program After Crash

Uber Suspends Self-Driving Car Program After Crash

Uber Technologies Inc. suspended its pilot program for driverless cars on Saturday after a vehicle equipped with the nascent technology crashed on an Arizona roadway, the ride-hailing company and local police...

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