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October 16, 2017
Third-graders Gracie Wood, left, and Kayla Fjeld work together using the program SeeSaw on their iPads in Mapleton, N.D., April 10, 2017. Many tech companies are competing to get their apps and products into classrooms. (Dan Koeck/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Don't like your kids tethered to screens at school? Why not ask questions?
October 16, 2017 - 9:58am
October 15, 2017
Jenny Schlecht
Kudos to companies that make technology work for rural life
October 15, 2017 - 4:52pm
October 4, 2017
Aristotle, a smart home hub aimed specifically at kids, made by Mattel's Nabi brand. Courtesy of Nabi
Mattel has a device to soothe babies. Experts are begging the company not to sell it.
October 4, 2017 - 4:18pm
September 25, 2017
Researchers from Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center are testing an app in schools that analyzes language to determine whether teens are at risk for suicide. They call it Spreading Activation Mobile or "SAM." MUST CREDIT: John Pestian.
Teenage suicide is extremely difficult to predict. That's why some experts are turning to machines for help.
September 25, 2017 - 1:48pm
September 19, 2017
The 5 countries where people click most on ISIS propaganda
September 19, 2017 - 4:32pm
Upper Minnesota counties making progress, but rural needs remain
September 19, 2017 - 7:28am
September 14, 2017
Bloomz is an app that teachers in Detroit Lakes are using to let parents know what is going on in the classroom. (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
Apps helping teachers communicate with parents
September 14, 2017 - 9:53am
September 12, 2017
Phil Schiller, senior vice president of worldwide marketing at Apple, speaks about the new iPhone 8 during the company’s event at the new Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, Calif., Sept. 12, 2017. (Jim Wilson/The New York Times)
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
September 12, 2017 - 2:49pm
August 31, 2017
Matt Salo, head mechanic with Alexandria schools Transportation Department, installs a device to provide Internet access on a school bus. Submitted photo.
Alexandria schools to unveil Wi-Fi on school buses this school year
August 31, 2017 - 5:29pm
August 28, 2017
Floyd Mayweather Jr. (black trunks) and Conor McGregor (white trunks) box during their boxing match at T-Mobile Arena Saturday, Aug. 26, in Las Vegas. Mayweather won via 10th round TKO. Joe Camporeale / USA TODAY Sports
Pirated live streams of Mayweather-McGregor fight reach millions
August 28, 2017 - 10:05am
August 21, 2017
The Google logo is pictured atop an office building in Irvine, California, U.S., August 7, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
August 21, 2017 - 5:48pm
August 13, 2017
Dr. Mustafa al’Absi
Peek @ performance: Duluth research part of national study about work productivity
August 13, 2017 - 4:36pm
ColorSnap by Sherwin-Williams allows users to match colors from a photo (right) and virtually try paint on their own walls (left). Courtesy of Sherwin-Williams
From floor plans to tidy bedrooms: 9 free apps for mastering home design, decor and organization
August 13, 2017 - 8:38am
August 8, 2017
Hackers post stolen HBO 'Game of Thrones' scripts online, demand bitcoin ransom
August 8, 2017 - 6:44am
August 7, 2017
The Digi-Key campus in Thief River Falls. Photo courtesy of Digi-Key.
Minn.-based Digi-Key's success began by breaking the mold
August 7, 2017 - 9:01am
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