THE NEW FORTY This is about as smart as we are going to get.
Mike moved to a smartphone tonight. I strongly suggested that he get the same phone model Cheyenne and I have so that we could assist him with his smartphone learning curve. He wisely took my suggesti... Posted on 12/10/13 at 7:47 PM
KINDNESS IS CONTAGIOUS Old-Fashioned Kindness
As our world gets smaller through the Internet, cable TV and free long-distance phone calls, I think its also getting bigger and more disconnected.
We can say things mean, hurtful things without hav... Posted on 11/16/13 at 8:30 AM
NEW YORK - A federal judge said Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and dozens of banks must face a lawsuit accusing the social media company of misleading investors about its financial health before its $16 billion initial public offering last year.
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration on Tuesday announced the appointment of a former Microsoft Corp executive to oversee its revamped HealthCare.gov website and expand on technology improvements achieved by the site's outgoing czar, Jeffrey Zients.
SEATTLE - The board member leading Microsoft Corp's search for a new chief executive said on Tuesday he expects an appointment to be made early next year, the first time the board has been so specific on timing.
Photo-sharing service Instagram unveiled a new feature on Thursday to let people send images and messages privately, as the Facebook-owned company seeks to bolster its appeal among younger consumers who are increasingly using mobile messaging applications.
WASHINGTON - U.S. wireless carriers will make it easier for consumers to "unlock" their mobile phones for use on a competitor's network, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler said on Thursday.
BOSTON - An advocacy group called on toy maker Fisher-Price to stop selling a baby seat designed to hold an iPad at the front, saying the product encourages parents to leave infants alone to watch screens that could be harmful.
Midcontinent announces $55 million project to expand cable TV, Internet services to Fargo.
FARGO – For years, Mike Williams has been getting several emails a month from people asking why Fargo has only one cable franchise. And every time he got one, he dutifully forwarded it to officials at Midcontinent Communications, a Sioux Falls, S.D.-based company that offers cable, broadband Internet and phone services to the entire communities of West Fargo and Moorhead and businesses in Fargo.
Williams can stop with the email forwards.
LOS ANGELES — Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates donned a cool leather jacket when he first introduced the Xbox onstage in 2000. More than a decade later, the video game console is still the hippest brand in Microsoft's portfolio.
WASHINGTON — Most young people say they aren't very offended about the slurs and mean-spirited videos mocking overweight people or gays or blacks that they encounter on social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter.
LONDON — Michelle Obama shared one with her "first dog" Bo, Hillary Clinton tweeted one with her daughter Chelsea. Now "selfie" — the smartphone self-portrait — has been declared word of the year for 2013, according to Britain's Oxford University Press.
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