| Jan 24, 2013
| 1:13 PM
What better way to ring in 2013 than with a new single-family home built by widely respected William Ryan Homes? New home communities with furnished models throughout the Chicago suburbs including Lindenhurst, Lake Villa, Island Lake, Elgin, Palatine,...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 11:57 AM
Mika J. Cross, a human resources manager for the U.S. Department of Agriculture, sometimes uses a laptop issued by the agency. But she is far more likely to check email or collaborate with colleagues on one of her two personal computers.
| Mar 22, 2013
| 3:33 PM
AT&T has upgraded a mobile Internet cell site in Catonsville that will expand 4G LTE mobile coverage for Catonsville and Ellicott City residents and businesses.
The upgrades to a cell site along River Road are part of AT&T's rollout of 4G LTE, the...
| Sep 6, 2013
Re "In iPad project, key need emerges," Sept. 3
Who in the Los Angeles Unified School District came up with the idea to give Apple iPads to 635,000 students? Who would select such a tech toy as opposed to many less-expensive options?
And given that...
| 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 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...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 7:54 AM
As part of its continuing network investment and ongoing 4G LTE rollout, AT&T said it has upgraded six mobile Internet cell sites in Harford County to expand AT&T 4G LTE coverage for area residents and businesses.
The upgrades include four sites along...
| May 17, 2013
| 2:46 PM
When Jason Kuhl, executive director at Arlington Heights Memorial Library, asked people what they wanted to see improved at their library, their responses usually fell into one of two categories.
The first answer went something like, "What could you...
| May 23, 2013
Global gaming market: $65 billion spent in 2012
Xbox: Introduced Nov. 15, 2001
Retail price: $299
Sold: 24 million units
Xbox 360: Introduced Nov. 22, 2005
Price: $299 (core system) or $399
Sold: 76 million units worldwide
| 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....
| 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,...