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February 25, 2017
Amazon's Echo Dot, voice activated by saying "Alexa" can play music, read books, turn on lights, provide a daily news briefing and tell jokes. Renee Richardson/Brainerd Dispatch
Tech Savvy: Amazon Echo Dot
12 hours 24 min ago
February 18, 2017
Ergonomic mice, like this Anker version, are designed to basically turn the mouse upright and allow the hand to operate all the features from a more natural position. The ultimate goal is to ease repetitive strain. Renee Richardson/Brainerd Dispatch
Tech Savvy: Ergonomic tools can ease pain at work
February 18, 2017 - 7:50pm
February 12, 2017
Minnie Mouse keeps track of the time on the Apple Watch 2. Renee Richardson/Brainerd Dispatch
Tech Savvy: Apple Watch delivers on promise
February 12, 2017 - 8:31am
January 6, 2017
In the booking app Airbnb, users can see multiple photos of a place before they book it. They can also view other amenities the place might offer. 
Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch
Tech Savvy: Booking, there's an app for that
January 6, 2017 - 5:48pm
December 23, 2016
A CaptionCall phone provides a 7-inch touchscreen, call log and a directory of numbers, including an ability to set up frequently called or favorite numbers. Renee Richardson/Brainerd Dispatch
Tech Savvy: Caption phones help hearing loss
December 23, 2016 - 9:55pm
December 19, 2016
A seahorse swims in a tank at the Underwater World Aquarium in Pattaya, nearly 145 km (90 miles) east of Bangkok, Thailand, August 20, 2005. REUTERS/Adrees Latif/File Photo
Undersea oddity: Genetic secrets of seahorses unveiled
December 19, 2016 - 1:52pm
December 9, 2016
A chunk of amber - fossilized resin - spotted by a Chinese scientist in a market in Myitkyina, Myanmar, last year shows the tip of a preserved dinosaur tail section in this image released by the Royal Saskatchewan Museum in Canada on December 8, 2016. Courtesy R.C. McKellar/Royal Saskatchewan Museum (RSM)/Handout via REUTERS
"first of its kind": Preserved feathered dinosaur tail found in chunk of amber
December 9, 2016 - 10:41am
A man uses his Apple iPhone while sitting on the side of a fountain along 6th Avenue in New York, September 20, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
Survey says: Information glut no problem for most Americans
December 9, 2016 - 10:18am
December 8, 2016
A hand is silhouetted in front of a computer screen in this picture illustration taken in Berlin May 21, 2013. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski
Germany sees increase in Russian propaganda, cyber attacks
December 8, 2016 - 11:32am
December 6, 2016
The Proton-M rocket, carrying the ExoMars 2016 spacecraft to Mars, blasts off from the launchpad at the Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, March 14, 2016. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
European Mars mission funding approved even after test lander's crash
December 6, 2016 - 11:48am
A man walks past a YouTube logo at the YouTube Space LA in Playa Del Rey, Los Angeles, California, United States October 21, 2015. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
Web giants to cooperate on removal of extremist content
December 6, 2016 - 11:01am
December 5, 2016
The Decluttr smartphone app allows users to sell their old DVDs, CDs, books and video games for cash. 
Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch
Tech Savvy: Clearing out clutter
December 5, 2016 - 11:46am
November 29, 2016
A man snorkels in an area called the "Coral Gardens" near Lady Elliot Island, on the Great Barrier Reef, northeast of Bundaberg town in Queensland, Australia, June 11, 2015. REUTERS/David Gray/File Photo
Scientists record biggest ever coral die-off on Australia's Great Barrier Reef
November 29, 2016 - 10:24am
November 27, 2016
The last-ditch struggle of Tongtianlong limosus as it was mired in mud is seen in an undated artist reconstruction. Zhao Chuang/Handout via REUTERS
'Mud Dragon' fossil shows bird-like dinosaurs thrived on eve of destruction
November 27, 2016 - 5:06pm
Navigation system failure cited in crash of European Mars lander
November 27, 2016 - 10:59am