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May 18, 2019
With plastic and digital options for payment, is physical currency on its way out? Photo illustration / Metro Newspaper Service
Tech Savvy: Cash, cards and crypto: The changing face of money
May 18, 2019 - 2:00pm
May 10, 2019
Tech Savvy: Think before you cut the cord
May 10, 2019 - 9:00pm
May 7, 2019
In a 24-hour poll given to all the Brainerd High School students asking them about their favorite social media networking apps and their favorite music app, more girls than boys responded. Out of the 326 students who took the survey, 213 girls or 65.3% and 113 boys or 34.7% responded. Screenshot of poll
Tech Savvy: 24-hour poll shows sampling of BHS students' Top 2 social networking apps
May 7, 2019 - 4:22pm
May 3, 2019
Theresa Bourke holds the new Samsung Galaxy S10 moments after it arrived in the mail.
The verdict is in: Thumbs up for the Samsung Galaxy S10
May 3, 2019 - 9:00am
Coming Sunday in Tech Savvy
May 3, 2019 - 2:00am
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 14, 2019
Coming this weekend: Competing for customers
March 14, 2019 - 4:30am
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 24, 2019
The Google Pixel 3 -- a device with a new software take on the old hardware-heavy smartphone mold. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Tech Savvy: Pixel 3 offers a more flexible, evolving direction for the smartphone
February 24, 2019 - 9:00am
February 21, 2019
A review of the Google Pixel 3 -- a device with a new software take on the old hardware-heavy smartphone mold. Coming this weekend.
Coming Sunday: Pixel 3 represents a new direction in smartphone technology
February 21, 2019 - 11:00am
January 25, 2019
Coming this Weekend: Eyes in the sky
January 25, 2019 - 12:00pm
January 20, 2019
CES 2019 show attendees in Las Vegas are able to try out the latest in sleep technology. Photo courtesy of CES
Tech Savvy: Flying taxis and robots
January 20, 2019 - 5:00am
December 2, 2018
Roomba i7, the next generation robot vacuum. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Katherine Frey.
Tech Savvy: Holiday gift guide
December 2, 2018 - 9:00am
October 21, 2018
When it comes to crimes committed in Crow Wing County, discovering where the crime occurred, when and what kind of criminal offense took place is as easy as clicking a mouse. The online crime map was introduced this summer by the sheriff's office, which partnered with Crow Wing County GIS to create the tool. (Click on the image to see the entire screenshot)
Tech Savvy: County crime map could catch criminals
October 21, 2018 - 7:00am
October 19, 2018
Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Coming Sunday in Tech Savvy: Criminal intent
October 19, 2018 - 8:00pm