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Google aims for a dogfight in drone war

posted: 09/01/2014 2:02 a.m. Discuss

Google Inc. is taking its rivalry against Amazon.com Inc. to the skies.

2 startup firms offer smartphone banking

posted: 09/01/2014 2:01 a.m. Discuss

NEW YORK -- The latest banks are small enough to fit in the palm of your hand.

Tech Spotlight: ProShow software proves to be slide-show gold

posted: 09/01/2014 1:59 a.m. Discuss

A few months ago, I tried out some slide-show-creation software for the Mac. Afterward, a few readers responded with a suggestion that I do the same for similar software for Windows PCs. Ask, and ye shall receive.

Draw like a pro with flashy but pricey Painter 2015

posted: 09/01/2014 1:58 a.m. Discuss

Though we're not professional artists or even students, we decided to try Corel's new Painter 2015.

Godzilla returns in Ultra HD revival

posted: 09/01/2014 1:57 a.m. Discuss

TOKYO -- At a humble Tokyo laboratory, Godzilla, including the original 1954 black-and-white film, is stomping back with a digital makeover that delivers four times the image quality of high definition.

Kill switch makes phones useless to thieves

posted: 09/01/2014 1:56 a.m. Discuss

Starting in July 2015, every smartphone sold in the state of California will be required to have a feature known as a kill switch, which allows smartphone users to remotely wipe the contents of their phones and make them unusable in case they get stolen.

Samsung unveils smartwatch free from companion phones

posted: 09/01/2014 1:55 a.m. Discuss

NEW YORK -- With the holiday shopping season coming, Samsung and LG have unveiled small improvements to their computerized wristwatches to try to sway shoppers.

Technology news in brief

posted: 09/01/2014 1:54 a.m. Discuss

PCs predicted to surge as prices lower

Business news in brief

posted: 08/28/2014 2:27 a.m. Discuss

Royal Bank of Scotland fined $24 million LONDON -- A British regulator fined Royal Bank of Scotland about $24 million Wednesday for failing to offer proper advice to mortgage customers and criticized the bank for its delays in responding to the initial complaints.

At work, someone's watching

posted: 08/25/2014 2:13 a.m. Discuss

ATLANTA -- In an era of company-issued GPS-enabled smartphones and tablets, employers now have the technology to track a worker's every move from sunrise to bedtime.

3-D radar to help jets dodge storms for smoother ride

posted: 08/25/2014 2:08 a.m. Discuss

SOMEWHERE OVER SOUTH TEXAS -- Smart pilots fly away from bad weather.

Kenyans process old electronics

posted: 08/25/2014 2:08 a.m. Discuss

MACHAKOS, Kenya -- In an industrial area outside Kenya's capital, Nairobi, workers in hard hats and white masks take shiny new power drills to computer parts.

Mobile-payment apps upstage cash, checks with millennial users

posted: 08/25/2014 2:06 a.m. Discuss

NEW YORK -- First, they ditched land telephone lines. Then they cut the cable-TV cord. Now, millennials are chucking their checkbooks and cash.

TECH SPOTLIGHT: For chefs, shoppers, editors -- apps to please

posted: 08/25/2014 2:04 a.m. Discuss

I thought I'd take a break this week and throw out a few random apps I've been trying out lately. Some good, some so-so and some are just downright fun.

On Computers: Chromebooks offer efficient online operations

posted: 08/25/2014 2:03 a.m. Discuss

Laptops using Google's Chrome operating system, an alternative to Windows or Mac OS, are called Chromebooks and they are selling big. Sales are expected to reach 5.2 million units this year, up 79 percent over last year.

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