| Mar 18, 2014
| 11:25 AM
Amazon.com will reportedly roll out a video-streaming device next month that will compete with Roku, Google's Chromecast and Apple TV.
The Seattle retailer will begin selling the gadget in early April from its own website as well through Best Buy and...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 1:54 PM
Online recipe organization. Maybe, like me, you're new to it. Even though I work with recipes professionally, I've been hesitant to go completely digital. I'm used to working from books. Paper is comforting to me.
So the other day, when I found I...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Wrestling fans jostling to sign up for the new WWE Network online service swamped the servers of the company's technology provider, MLB Advanced Media -- blocking many subscribers from registering for the over-the-top package earlier Monday.
In a tweet...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The good news is there's demand for the WWE Network. The bad news, there are still technical issues to be worked out with the over-the-top service that launched Monday.
After WWE's tech partner MLBAM was overwhelmed by the number of subscribers wanting...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:30 AM
HBO's Internet video service, HBO Go, is now available on Sony Computer Entertainment America's PlayStation 3 consoles -- but it still isn't available for the newer PS4.
According to Sony, about 25 million PlayStation 3 consoles are in use in the U.S....
| Feb 21, 2014
| 10:32 AM
Amazon.com is gearing up to release an Internet-connected television set-top box as early as next month, according to a report Friday.
The Seattle-based online retailer is aiming for a March debut for a product that would go head-to-head with the...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 10:14 AM
The following were taken from police reports:
A 22-year-old Tinley Park woman was charged with felony possession of a controlled substance during a Jan. 31 traffic stop.
A 43-year-old Tinley Park man was charged with DUI during a Feb....
| Feb 6, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Amazon Studios is releasing 10 pilots for the Internet masses to weigh in on -- including its first two dramas, from Chris Carter ("The X-Files") and Eric Overmyer ("The Wire") -- from which the studio will select the next batch of full series for its...
| Jan 28, 2014
The following items were taken from police reports:
•Various Apple products collectively valued at $2,300 were reported stolen Jan. 20 from a business in the 200 block of West Crossroads Parkway. The thefts are believed to have...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Amazon.com is continuing to offer customers new deals on its Kindle Fire HDX tablets, with the most recent promotion giving consumers the option of paying for the gadget in four no-interest installments.
The Seattle-based online retailer will let...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 10:55 AM
Twitter is reportedly testing a timeline that shows tweets that were sent from a nearby location.
The short messaging service may be experimenting with the feature, dubbed "Nearby," as a way to get more Twitter users to share their geo-location...