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October 25, 2016
Devices, including web-connected cameras, appliances and toys, have little in the way of security. More than a million of them have been commandeered by hackers, who can direct them to take down a target site by flooding it with junk traffic. Illustration
Is your web-cam a guilty cyber attack accomplice? Recalls mount as U.S. takes aim to counter attacks from internet-connected devices
October 25, 2016 - 9:38am
October 22, 2016
The new Google logo is seen at the Google headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. Nov. 13, 2015. REUTERS/Stephen Lam
Tech Savvy: A changing landscape for TV viewers
October 22, 2016 - 7:19pm
Homes are expected to be even more connected in the future with the ability to operate appliances, lights, locks, thermostats, even window shades all from smartphones and tablets. Imagine just telling the house to start the coffee, turn on the lights and turn up the thermostat.
Tech Savvy: Tech's big day ahead
October 22, 2016 - 6:12pm
The 2016 CES event, which displays all technology innovations in all forms, gives a look at 8K resolution. Televisions and upgrades in the viewing experience are expected for the upcoming 2017 CES in January.
Tech Savvy: Tech’s big day ahead
October 22, 2016 - 12:35pm
October 16, 2016
This Jenn-Air smart wall oven can be found at Schroeder’s Appliance Center in Baxter. People can connect to this oven on their mobile device through Wi-fi.
Brainerd Dispatch/Jennifer Stockinger
Tech Savvy: Smart appliances not popular yet in lakes area
October 16, 2016 - 9:22am
October 14, 2016
The new Infiniti VC-Turbo engine is displayed at the Paris auto show, in Paris, France, October 14, 2016. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
Carmakers forced back to bigger engines in new emissions era
October 14, 2016 - 12:22pm
October 7, 2016
Kelly Humphrey/Brainerd Dispatch The Anker PowerCore jump starter is small enough to fit in a glove box or under a car seat. It has a built-in LED flashlight and is able to charge USB devices as well as restart a dead car battery.
Tech Savvy: Small charger has big power
October 7, 2016 - 11:01pm
October 6, 2016
BitTorrent fires CEOs, closes Los Angeles studio, shutters BitTorrent Now
October 6, 2016 - 3:06pm
September 30, 2016
Renee Richardson/Brainerd Dispatch Football season, particularly the weeks leading up to the Super Bowl, can be a good time to look for a good deal on a quality television set.
Tech Savvy: Going for the upgrade
September 30, 2016 - 5:54pm
September 27, 2016
A composite image shows suspected plumes of water vapor erupting at the seven o'clock position off the limb of Jupiter's moon Europa in a NASA Hubble Space Telescope picture taken January 26, 2014 and released September 26, 2016. NASA/ESA/W. Sparks (STScI)/USGS Astrogeology Science Center/Handout via Reuters
Hubble spots evidence of water plumes on Jupiter's moon Europa
September 27, 2016 - 9:17am
September 26, 2016
Canada confirms second ship of doomed Franklin Arctic voyage found
September 26, 2016 - 2:30pm
September 23, 2016
South Korea orders battery safety measures for Samsung Note 7
September 23, 2016 - 5:23pm
A screen displays the Instagram logo during a presentation in New York Dec. 12, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo
Instagram says advertisers more than double in 6 months
September 23, 2016 - 5:15pm
Erik Kay, engineering director at Google, introduces Allo and Duo on stage during the Google I/O 2016 developers conference in Mountain View, California May 18, 2016. REUTERS/Stephen Lam
Tech Savvy: Google launches new messaging app
September 23, 2016 - 5:14pm
The logo of Intel is seen during the annual Computex computer exhibition in Taipei, Taiwan June 1, 2016. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
Intel raises revenue forecast as PC market improves
September 23, 2016 - 5:14pm