| Nov 22, 2013
| 4:55 AM
The new 802.11ac (AC for short) wireless standard, which offers up to 1.3Gbps Wi-Fi speed for compatible clients, is pretty great. And the good news is, AC routers work with older Wi-Fi clients as well. The bad news is that not all of them are worth...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 3:56 PM
I read the article in the Thursday, Nov. 14 edition of the Glendale News-Press regarding the alarm of some parents at the Glendale School District’s use of wireless routers in classrooms (“Group signals Wi-Fi angst.”).
This issue comes...
| 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...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Earl O'Garro Jr., a target of a federal grand jury investigation that stemmed from an insurance controversy in Hartford, has been arrested in connection with a domestic incident.
State police charged O'Garro on Nov. 7 with third-degree assault, second-...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 2:02 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Airline passengers will soon be able to use certain electronic devices throughout their entire flight after the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration ended a long-standing ban on Thursday.
Mobile phone calls remain barred under...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:51 AM
It is a recommendation that is certain to cause huge family fights, followed by door-slamming, tears and covert attempts to subvert it.
The American Academy of Pediatrics is recommending that parents limit their children's access to cell phones, the...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 7:29 PM
Airline passengers may no longer have to power off and stow their portable electronics when they fly, the Federal Aviation Administration said Thursday, opening the door for airlines to lift most restrictions on how and when customers can use phones,...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 8:53 AM
The Playbar, the first soundbar from Sonos, is the smartest speaker in the room.
Naturally. It's just like all the other Sonos wireless speakers: Apple-like simplicity, sophisticated software, supreme music streamer, ultra-stable wireless connection and...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 9:07 PM
Keyboards will be necessary for Los Angeles students to take new state standardized tests on iPads, an additional cost in the $1-billion effort to provide tablets in the nation's second-largest school system, The Times has learned.
In the past, L.A....
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:16 PM
Imagine a stranger not only spying on your child, but talking to them too. It happened to a Houston dad. He heard a man yelling at his little girl through her baby monitor. Marc Gilbert says he used internet cameras as a baby monitor to watch his...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 9:03 PM
Standing between 1,300 product manufacturers and hundreds of thousands of retailers and businesses is Ingram Micro Inc., the world's largest wholesale distributor of computer hardware and software.
The 34-year-old Santa Ana company buys technology...