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April 23, 2019
Wing, the drone delivery firm under Google parent Alphabet, delivers a package to a family in Virginia as part of the company's validation testing with the FAA.  Wing handout photo
Drone company gets 'air carrier' approval from FAA
22 hours 4 min ago
The Facebook app icon is displayed on an iPhone.  Johannes Berg, Bloomberg
Sri Lanka social media shutdown reveals Facebook's Achilles' heel
22 hours 19 min ago
April 7, 2019
The larger screen in the Apple Watch 4 comes in handy to provide a lot of data with multiple watch faces to choose from, including this one with easy access to music, health rings, workout tracker, messages, calendar reminders and weather. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch
Tech Savvy: Apple Watch 4 is the smartwatch you've waited for
April 7, 2019 - 7:00am
March 27, 2019
Jake Edwards (top), Anthony Fair and Cris Winch with REAL Solar assemble a panel Tuesday, March 26, on the 40-kilowatt solar array on the Brainerd campus of Central Lakes College.  Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video.    play button
Solar array installation at CLC underway
March 27, 2019 - 10:00am
March 17, 2019
Signage is displayed outside Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California.  Bloomberg photo by David Paul Morris
Facebook removed 1.5 million videos of the Christchurch attacks within 24 hours - and there were still many more
March 17, 2019 - 12:16pm
Providers are offering bundles to attract consumers with competition between mobile phone companies and streaming services giving shoppers plenty to consider. Photo illustration
Tech Savvy: More bang for your buck
March 17, 2019 - 9:00am
March 14, 2019
Coming this weekend: Competing for customers
March 14, 2019 - 4:30am
March 6, 2019
Signage is displayed outside Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California.  Bloomberg photo by David Paul Morris
Zuckerberg says he'll reorient Facebook toward encryption, privacy
March 6, 2019 - 3:27pm
March 5, 2019
Signage is displayed in front of Google Inc. headquarters in Mountain View, California on April 25, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by David Paul Morris
Google asked about pay equity and learned it was mostly underpaying men
March 5, 2019 - 9:55am
March 3, 2019
Brainerd Dispatch photographer Kelly Humphrey wears her Milwaukee brand heated vest outside the Brainerd Dispatch. Jennifer Kraus / Brainerd Dispatch
Heated clothing a good option for Minnesota winters
March 3, 2019 - 9:00am
February 12, 2019
While the selection of Ultra HD DVDs and streaming content on providers like Netflix are still limited, they are growing in popularity as 4K Ultra HD TVs become more affordable and more common. 4K Ultra HD TVs offer four times the picture resolution of 1080p HDTVs. (“HD” stands for “high definition.”)
Tech Savvy: 4K Ultra HD TV offers better picture
February 12, 2019 - 10:57am
February 3, 2019
Netflix's recent "Bandersnatch" is an interactive episode of the "Black Mirror" series, allowing viewers to make decisions for the main character and drive the storyline in different directions.
Tech Savvy: Interactive media changing entertainment
February 3, 2019 - 11:00am
January 29, 2019
Americans got 26.3 billion robocalls last year, up 46 percent from 2017, report says
January 29, 2019 - 6:30pm
January 28, 2019
Gamers play "Forza Horizon 4" computer games using XBox consoles at the Microsoft stand at the Gamescom gaming industry event in Cologne, Germany, in August. Bloomberg photo by Krisztian Bocsi
Longtime dream of cloud-based gaming is closer than ever to coming true
January 28, 2019 - 4:17pm
January 27, 2019
Costco sells the DJI Mavic Air unmanned aerial vehicle or drone like the ones owned and used by Crow Wing County to fight fires, rescue people from the water and more. Submitted photo
Tech Savvy: Drones to the rescue
January 27, 2019 - 5:00am