| Dec 17, 2014
| 10:30 AM
With Christmas just around the corner, there are plenty of great gift ideas for the gamer in your life that are good for any time of the year. The launch of next gen consoles like PlayStation 4 and Xbox One have focused, for the most part, on...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 3:19 PM
HARTFORD — If you had a cellphone with T-Mobile or AT&T in the past five years, you might be owed money for unauthorized charges that have been recovered through settlements.
Both wireless carriers settled allegations of "mobile cramming" with the...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 2:51 PM
The following items were taken from Bolingbrook police reports:
A car stereo was reported stolen Sept. 10 in the 100 block of Remington Boulevard. The loss was valued at $225.
An unknown offender entered the Meijer at 225 N. Weber Rd., on Sept. 8...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 6:05 AM
Spectra254, a start-up company in Danbury, is accelerating production of a portable ultraviolet-light sanitizer that was designed to curb hospital-acquired infections — and was just recently enlisted in the fight against Ebola.
The Spectra 1000 is...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 12:18 AM
Apple Inc's embrace of wireless charging for its new Watch may be a defining moment for a technology that's languished for years amid competing standards and consumer confusion.
Supporters of wireless charging see a future where people no longer worry...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:45 PM
The first Boca downtown building to open as a rental apartment complex in a decade welcomed its first tenant Friday.
Camden Boca's 261 units will be first among 1,702 new downtown units — most of them rentals — expected to come online in the...
| May 1, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Some critics say the recent decisions by Toyota and Occidental Petroleum to move their U.S. headquarters from Southern California to Texas are just the latest signs of how toxic the state's business climate has become. Yet the state continues to attract...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Lake Silver Elementary School has a new computer lab for its afterschool programs thanks to a grant from GTECH, an online lottery technology provider that works with the Florida Lottery.
The school, which is using a temporary space until its new...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 5:58 PM
Comcast announced this week that it increased the speeds of its Internet services for many customers in the Northeast, including in Baltimore.
A mid-range plan called "Blast" now has a top download speed of 105 Mbps, which is more than double the...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 11:00 AM
To keep an eye on his child via his smartphone, Marc Gilbert installed Internet-connected video baby monitors in his home in Houston.
One evening, Gilbert heard a stranger's voice bellowing obscenities from the monitor. He disconnected the device...
| May 15, 2014
| 6:18 PM
T-Mobile and Spanish media giant Univision Communications Inc. have teamed up to launch a new wireless brand specifically designed for Latino customers.
Starting Monday, Univision Mobile will offer customers monthly plans that include 100 minutes of...