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  • Are Supt. John Deasy's days numbered? They should be after cozy iPad deal

    Are Supt. John Deasy's days numbered? They should be after cozy iPad deal
    It sounded like a great idea at the time: L.A. would give students a boost into the 21st century by putting tech directly into their hands. The Los Angeles Unified School District would buy an Apple iPad for every student,  more than 600,000,  each loaded...
  • Tom Hanks' new app an homage to manual typewriters

    Tom Hanks' new app an homage to manual typewriters
    A new app for the iPad aims to recreate the nostalgic sense of typing on a manual typewriter, but ramped up to meet the demands of digital-age word processing. The brainchild of Oscar-winning actor and collector of vintage typewriters Tom Hanks, the app,...
  • Round-Up: Did art solve a murder? Plus a 2,600-year-old city

    Archaeologists furiously excavate a millennia-old city before it becomes a copper mine, iPad tortoises are retired, a new doc looks at the history of African American photography and there is a drought, but it appears as though the rich have been...
  • Ex-NFL star Warren Sapp joins fantasy sports start-up Rivalry Games

    Ex-NFL star Warren Sapp joins fantasy sports start-up Rivalry Games
    Football Hall of Famer and NFL Network analyst Warren Sapp has invested in and accepted a position at a fantasy sports start-up located in Santa Monica. A friend of a friend introduced the former Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Oakland Raiders defensive tackle...
  • The greatest Star Trek 'Generation' reunites

    The greatest Star Trek 'Generation' reunites
    Reporter's log, stardate: 082214 On a sticky August evening, I found myself on the back porch of Wicker Park's Handlebar restaurant with a dinner companion who'd been to space. He'd also been drowned by William Shatner, resuscitated by Scott Bakula,...
  • Amazon's 'Transparent' to Premiere September 26 in U.S. and U.K.

    Amazon's new original comedy "Transparent" will premiere on Friday, September 26 in the U.S. and the U.K. through Prime Instant Video, the site announced Wednesday. All ten episodes will be released at once. The series is written, directed and produced...
  • Tortoises in controversial iPad exhibition are relocated

    Tortoises in controversial iPad exhibition are relocated
    Three tortoises that were part of a controversial exhibition at the Aspen Art Museum in Colorado have been relocated to a conservation facility, a museum spokeswoman announced. She said the animals were moved Monday to a facility that has requested...
  • How to become a volunteer money mentor

    The University of Florida Lake County Extension needs volunteers for its Florida Master Money Mentor program, which provides free one-on-one financial coaching. Volunteers will help families and individuals create and track family budgets and promote...
  • iPads now required for freshmen

    iPads now required for freshmen
    Glenbard District 87 officials are confident the use of new computer technology in the classroom this year will boost student learning as well as teacher effectiveness. All freshmen attending the district's four high schools are required to have an iPad...
  • In other election news, results 3B

    At the polls Some polling locations with more than one precinct had technical issues for about an hour Tuesday morning, said Supervisor of Elections Susan Bucher. The new iPad mini voter sign-ins were collecting information from one precinct but not...
  • Tech Q&A: Ransomware fix is now available

    This is how fast things change in technology: Some advice I gave two weeks ago is obsolete. It involved "ransomware," a type of malicious software that encrypts PC files so that they can't be read, then demands hundreds of dollars in ransom be paid to...