| Aug 7, 2013
| 8:41 AM
While the nation’s economy continues to strengthen and businesses strive to become more efficient, a large task is placed on IT workers to stay ahead of the game and bring the best technology to the workplace. IT workers have been in steady demand,...
| Nov 19, 2013
Re "Obama facing dissent in the ranks," Nov. 16
Obamacare is not about a temporarily problematic website. It is about a revolution in medicine.
Obamacare is about moving from fee-for-service healthcare to evidence-based medicine. It is about...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Apple's new Mac software, Mavericks OS X, which comes full of features including new Maps and iBooks apps, was made available for download Tuesday. The Cupertino, Calif.-based tech company said Macs released as far back as 2007 will be able to upgrade...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 6:56 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Thinner. Lighter. Free.
Those may have been the three most important words uttered at an event Tuesday where Apple launched slimmer versions of its iPad tablets with hopes of supercharging sales of a pioneering device that lately...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 7:59 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- You can add all the apps in the world to that phone in the palm of your hand.
But the device manufacturer still has more say over how your phone looks and works than you do.
Some people in the tech community don't think it should be...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 10:40 AM
Nokia announced a new tablet and two new smartphones this week, but perhaps the most significant move the company made was adding the Instagram and Vine apps to its devices running Windows Phone operating system.
Since being caught off guard by the...
| Dec 13, 2013
While there are many issues with our current system of education, perhaps none is more destructive than the acquisition of "knowledge" over the development of skill. Our system is based on a structure scholars decided on in the 1890s with the intention of...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
SAN FRANCISCO — Speaking before a gathering of women in technology, Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg recalled an uncomfortable exchange with two men on a different stage discussing the scarcity of women in the industry.
| Oct 24, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Even though Apple's new Mavericks OS X -- the latest version of its operating system for Macbook laptops and Mac desktop computes -- is seen as an evolutionary upgrade, there are a few cool new features you'll want to try.
In total, Apple packed...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Security software makers McAfee and Norton recently added features to their Android apps designed to help users control who can interact with the sensitive information on their smartphones and tablets.
The focus on privacy is aimed at drawing more...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 8:25 PM
Illinois is outsourcing part of its Medicaid program to a company that is under a federal grand jury investigation in Louisiana, was disqualified from bidding in Arkansas, was ushered out of Maine and has been the subject of complaints in Utah.