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Expanding web-name universe worries business groups

Jan 6, 2012
Many businesses aren't happy about a move to start registering an expanded number of web suffixes next week.
Posted In: Internet, technology

Mid-day Extra: In-flight wi-fi isn't so popular

Jan 4, 2012
Only a small percent of airline passengers log on to the internet in-flight despite a growing number of airlines and private services
Posted In: wi-fi, Airlines, Internet

The era of experts is over

Jan 3, 2012
Get ready for the hive mind. A new book explores the future of collaborative knowledge, where networks become more significant than singular experts.
Posted In: Internet, Robot Roundup

Companies and colleges scramble for .xxx domains

Dec 12, 2011
.xxx was recently approved for porn sites, but colleges, corporations and nonprofits are buying up certain domains just to be safe.
Posted In: Internet

Building a digital legacy for your children

Dec 9, 2011
One father discusses why he bought a digital trust fund for his newborn daughter.
Posted In: kids, Internet, social media

Why your Internet connection is so *#$@!' slow

Nov 15, 2011
We've all suffered from BDDS at one time or another. Back-to-Dialup Delay Syndrome strikes during the peak hours of 8:45-10:45 in the evening. And Netflix gets a big chunk of the blame!
Posted In: web, online, netflix, Internet, broadband, streaming

No Internet, no grade

Nov 4, 2011
Idaho just became the first state to require that all high school students must earn at least two credits from online courses. The new rule, which...
Posted In: Education, idaho, Internet, Tech Report

The Internet weighs as much as a strawberry

Nov 1, 2011
On today's show, we told you about how a fully loaded Kindle weighs a bit more than one with no books on it. How much more? A billionth OF a...
Posted In: Einstein, Internet, Strawberry, Tech Report

The power to run the Internet

Oct 26, 2011
Efficiency efforts to bring down global computing power consumption may be better pointed elsewhere.
Posted In: Internet

Two students on the drawbacks to social networking

Sep 27, 2011
College junior Asha Richardson and high school student Bianca Brooks discuss online privacy and whether they would ever leave social networking sites.
Posted In: Internet