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Archived Since:June 14, 2011

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A selfie too far: Squirrel turns on teen during photo

9 months agoTechnology : Digital Life

A photo op with a squirrel that went awry has left a teenager flustered but unhurt.Seventeen-year-old Brian Genest, of Auburn, Maine said Thursday he saw what appeared to be a friendly squirrel on a hand rail while walking through John Chestnut Park near Tampa, Florida. Show More Summary

Mom short on time? 10 gadget gifts that'll solve everything

9 months agoTechnology : Digital Life

Digital expert Carley Knobloch knows what it takes to wow your tech-geek mom! Here's 12 cool gadgets and apps. TrellieYou know how mom’s always prepared for anything? Well, that usually means that her purse is a bottomless pit of band-aids,...Show More Summary

New home of cyberbullying? Yik Yak gossip app takes off in high schools

9 months agoTechnology : Digital Life

In the old days, high school kids wrote nasty things about each other on lockers and bathroom walls. Now, the gossip has moved online – much of it to Yik Yak, a smartphone app that has been banned by several high schools. Like Secret and Whisper, Yik Yak lets people post anonymous messages online, which are seen by other users within a set radius. Show More Summary

Find out how to clean your cell phone and other dirty gadgets

9 months agoTechnology : Digital Life

Spring cleaning in today’s age doesn’t only apply to bathrooms, closets and kitchens. It also means giving those tech gadgets a good scrub. A study by Stanford University students found that cell phones are 18 times dirtier than toilet handles. Show More Summary

Good Samaritans #PrayForVilonia tornado victims online

9 months agoTechnology : Digital Life

When a tornado hit the town of Vilonia, Arkansas, for the second time in three years, people on the Internet began to rally around the town's 4,100 or so residents. According to Reuters, at least nine fatalities have been counted in Vilonia, five more than final number in 2011. Show More Summary

'Hey, Boo': 'To Kill A Mockingbird' finally going digital

9 months agoTechnology : Digital Life

Harper Lee has signed on for Scout, Boo Radley and Atticus Finch to enter the electronic age.Filling one of the biggest gaps in the e-library, "To Kill a Mockingbird" will become available as an e-book and digital audiobook on July 8, HarperCollins Publishers announced Monday. Show More Summary

NASA wants you to take a #GlobalSelfie

9 months agoTechnology : Digital Life

NASA has pretty much mastered the selfie game and now it wants your help for Earth Day.Earlier in the month, American astronaut Steven R. Swanson took the very first Instagram selfie in space. Now, the agency wants you to take a selfie...Show More Summary

Jellyfish to hummingbirds: Google Doodle celebrates Earth Day with animals

9 months agoTechnology : Digital Life

Google is celebrating Earth Day with a menagerie of six of the planet’s most adorably odd creatures.One of the animated Google Doodles depicts the Rufous Hummingbird, a tiny bird (a little more than 3 inches long) with a large appetite for travel. Show More Summary

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