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A computer screen shows a password attack in progress at the Norwich University computer security training program in Northfield, Vt. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot, File)

Tech Tips: Guide to protecting Internet accounts

NEW YORK (AP) — Security experts say passwords for more than 2 million Facebook, Google and other accounts have been compromised and circulated online, just the latest example of breaches involving leading Internet companies. Some […]

12/04/2013

This image provided by Amazon.com shows the so-called Prime Air unmanned aircraft project that Amazon is working on in its research and development labs. (AP Photo/Amazon)

Amazon’s delivery drones: An idea that may not fly

NEW YORK (AP) — Jeff Bezos’ idea to let self-guided drones deliver packages may be too futuristic for Washington to handle. The Amazon CEO is working on a way to use the small aircraft to […]

12/02/2013

This image provided by Amazon.com shows the so-called Prime Air unmanned aircraft project that Amazon is working on in its research and development labs. (AP Photo/Amazon)

Amazon.com sees delivery drones as future

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon.com is working on a way to get packages to customers in 30 minutes or less — by drone. Consider it the modern version of a pizza delivery boy, minus the […]

12/02/2013

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Let’s Talk Tech!

Hey it’s Christian Wheel, and coming up Saturday afternoon on LET’S TALK TECH, it’s a busy time of year for gadgets, as tech companies get their upcoming holiday offerings up for sale, so we’ve got […]

11/23/2013

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Amazon, US Postal Service will deliver on Sundays

  NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon says it is teaming up with the U.S. Postal Service to deliver packages on Sundays. The Seattle company says Sunday delivery will be available to customers in the New […]

11/11/2013

Christian Wheel Let's Talk Tech 300

Let’s Talk Tech!

Hey it’s Christian Wheel, and coming up Saturday afternoon on LET’S TALK TECH, it’s a busy time of year for gadgets, as tech companies get their upcoming holiday offerings up for sale, so we’ve got […]

09/27/2013

The 8.9-inch Amazon Kindle HDX tablet computer is shown Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Amazon unveils Kindle Fire HDX with 24/7 live help

SEATTLE (AP) — Amazon is refreshing its lineup of tablet computers with new devices called Kindle Fire HDX, which are significantly faster and lighter than the previous generation. The 7-inch and 8.9-inch versions also have […]

09/25/2013

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Instagram, other sites go down

NEW YORK (AP) – Amazon’s unit that runs Web servers for other companies had problems Sunday that coincided with outages or slowdowns on several popular websites. AirBnB says its site was one of those affected. […]

08/25/2013

This photo shows pedestrians walking past the main entrance to the Washington Post in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Can Amazon CEO ship online savvy to Wash. Post?

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos is revered as one of the brightest minds in corporate America, but even he is still puzzling over how to reverse the financial slide threatening The Washington […]

08/06/2013

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Feds, states want Apple to revamp e-book practices

NEW YORK (AP) — The Justice Department and 33 state attorneys general on Friday said they want to prevent Apple from entering into contracts with sellers of e-books, movies, music and other digital content that […]

08/02/2013

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A look at original shows by online video services

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — Netflix’s deal to air 300 hours of original television programming from Dreamworks Animation in a multi-year deal is part of a trend in which online streaming video services including Amazon […]

06/17/2013

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Netflix streaming service back online after outage

Those hoping to spend the holiday watching streaming video from Netflix can now get back in front of their TVs, tablets and PCs after a Christmas Eve outage.

12/25/2012

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