| Apr 15, 2015
| 4:17 AM
The same week that Alex Haro and Chris Hulls raised $50 million for their mobile app, Life360, the business partners got a letter. It said they had three days to pay licensing fees to a company they had never heard of because their app violated its...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 5:37 PM
Claiming that the 911 board needs more oversight, Will County officials said they want to reorganize the board and reduce the number of its members.
The 911 board, officially known as the Emergency Telephone System Board – ETSB – has come...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 5:20 AM
Over the last few years, I've watched my parents move from a Windows PC to a Mac mini to iPads for their Internet access.
Accessing the Internet from their iPads is quite easy for them but introduced some interesting situations for me as their support...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 2:17 PM
Patrons using the Naperville Library facilities armed with the latest wireless devices will soon be enjoying better Internet service, thanks to upgrades to the current system that were approved during the March meeting of the Library Board of Trustees....
| Mar 3, 2015
| 1:47 PM
United Airlines is suddenly becoming a foodie among airlines, with its latest announcement expected Wednesday about upgrading the eats at its United Club lounges at O'Hare International Airport.
The Chicago-based airline will launch a new complimentary...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 10:40 AM
Hewlett-Packard is buying wireless networking company Aruba Networks for about $2.7 billion, in what amounts to HP's first major acquisition since its disastrous purchase of a British software company in 2011.
Aruba, based in Sunnyvale, Calif., makes...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 10:18 AM
Barbie is in hot water. And it’s not because she’s lounging, bikini-clad, in a hot tub flirting with Ken. Nope. Barbie, the protagonist of the book, “Barbie: I Can Be A Computer Scientist,” landed in the middle of an Internet...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 4:43 PM
York County School Division students and teachers are bringing about 28,000 wireless devices into schools daily after the division upgraded its wireless network bandwidth, said Douglas E. Meade, director of information technology for the county.
| Jan 23, 2015
| 7:45 AM
Q: I've been using a Western Digital My Book Live external hard drive in my home network. But after buying a new wireless router, I can only find the My Book with my wired desktop PC. The drive is invisible to my Wi-Fi laptop.
Here's my setup: I...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 1:32 PM
Pens, paper, folders: For the most part, office supplies are hum-drum commodities sold in many stores and online.
Boca Raton-based office-supply retailer Office Depot, which merged in 2013 with rival OfficeMax, is trying to make office supplies more...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 2:42 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Citing a need to focus more directly on its core business priorities, Sprint announced Tuesday that it has informed NASCAR it will not extend the title sponsorship of the Sprint Cup Series after the current agreement expires at...