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  • Netflix executive says users can now 'vote with their checkbook'

     
    Netflix's controversial new pricing strategy that raised monthly fees 60% for some people is a way for customers to "vote with their checkbooks," the company's chief content officer said at a media conference Thursday. Previously, Netflix charged $8 for...
  • Wal-Mart in exclusive deal to convert DVDs to digital for $2 each

     
    Wal-Mart joins UltraViolet, to convert discs to digital for $2 each....
  • Tom Jicha: Closing in on the accent

    I enjoy The Closer very much, but I have a problem understanding Kyra Sedgwick. Does she have an accent of some sort? Everyone else is intelligible. Or am I the problem? -- V.G., e-mail I wouldn't say you're the problem but you are the first to raise...
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  • Giving Kids a Healthy Head Start

    Giving Kids a Healthy Head Start
    Most parents will do anything to maximize our children's potential, right? Perhaps not. As it turns out, some of the things we thought were helpful to our child's development are turning out to be a hinderance. Many of us parents believe purchasing...
  • Kids Watching More TV Than Ever

    Kids Watching More TV Than Ever
    More than an entire day -- that's how long children sit in front of the television in an average week, according to new findings released Monday by Nielsen. The amount of television usage by children reached an eight-year high, with kids ages 2 to 5...
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  • Calaveras County: Still hopping to it

    Calaveras County: Still hopping to it
    Los Angeles and this tiny Gold Rush town share the same "City of Angels" nickname, and the similarities don't end there. Just as Hollywood honors its celebrities with a star on the Walk of Fame, Angels Camp gives the same treatment to its best frog...
  • Camping restyled: Modern campgrounds now have loads of extras

    Camping restyled: Modern campgrounds now have loads of extras
    When I was a child, camping in style meant sleeping in a trailer and not having to use a flashlight to find the bathroom. Today, the great outdoors is filled with everything from inflatable bounce pillows to cappuccino carts and Wi-Fi. I remember camping...
  • Bali, soul of replenishment

    Bali, soul of replenishment
    On a steamy, drizzly morning, my friend Alejandra Cisneros leads us on a narrow dirt path through the flooded rice fields. A few yards away, a dozen ducks march single file across a dirt berm, tails twitching, looking very businesslike. Local farmers...
  • Comic-Con in San Diego: Get your geek on

    Comic-Con in San Diego: Get your geek on
    IT'S THE Cannes of Capes, the World's Fair for Fanboys, the ultimate Bazaar of the Bizarre. Comic-Con International gets underway today at the San Diego Convention Center and 125,000 fans will attend this frothy celebration -- and hard sell -- of pop...