Consumer Tech

Review: Tech goodies to bring along on trips

Review: Ways to stay organized, keep gadgets charged as you travel

Thursday - 07/17/2014, 11:00am EDT

Cutting the cord: The trend of ditching the cable box

With more options out there such as Roku and Chromecast that deliver current TV shows on an actual TV (rather than a computer) via paid services such as Netflix for example, many think paying for cable isn't worth it.

Thursday - 07/17/2014, 04:52am EDT

Apple, IBM team up in mobile devices, applications

Apple turns to IBM for help in selling more iPhones, iPads to corporate customers

Wednesday - 07/16/2014, 08:10pm EDT

Apple-IBM deal weighs on BlackBerry shares

Shares of BlackBerry lower after Apple, IBM announce business app partnership

Wednesday - 07/16/2014, 04:41pm EDT

Got a rash? iPad, other devices might be the cause

Got a rash? iPad, other electronic devices containing nickel might be the source, report says

Wednesday - 07/16/2014, 04:12pm EDT

House votes to extend moratorium on Internet taxes

House votes to make permanent moratorium preventing states from taxing access to the Internet

Wednesday - 07/16/2014, 02:40pm EDT

With Wi-Fi and LED, British Open has modern feel

Royal & Not-So Ancient: British Open finds balance between tradition and technology

Wednesday - 07/16/2014, 01:10pm EDT

Kickstarter campaign helps high-tech cooler raise more than $5.2M (Video)

One Kickstarter campaign is really helping people step up their cooler game.

Wednesday - 07/16/2014, 10:28am EDT
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Man records nightmarish attempt to cancel cable, Comcast apologizes

Anyone who has ever dreaded attempting to cancel a cable subscription will empathize with a man who faced a frustrating phone battle with a Comcast customer service representative.

Wednesday - 07/16/2014, 09:00am EDT

Windows 7 users: Don't panic over end of support

On the heels of the disruption surrounding the end of Microsoft XP, word of changes coming to Windows 7 is raising some concern. Data Doctor Ken Colburn explains what's happening.

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 02:41am EDT
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Getting and using free Wi-Fi in the D.C. area

Where to find free, reliable Wi-Fi connections in the D.C. area as well as some of the more outside-the-box options.

Monday - 07/14/2014, 03:13pm EDT

FTC sues Amazon over kids' app charges

FTC sues Amazon over children's unauthorized in-app charges

Friday - 07/11/2014, 09:10pm EDT

WellPoint CEO: Insurer readies for technology wave

WellPoint CEO: Insurer rides growing technology wave, preps reluctant health care shoppers

Friday - 07/11/2014, 06:44pm EDT

Recalls this week: power adaptors, knives

Recalls this week include power adaptors, charging kits, knife and sheath sets

Friday - 07/11/2014, 03:31pm EDT

In a connected world, consumers face 'lock-in wars'

As Apple and Google introduce a new wave of inter-connected gadgets, consumers face a new phenomenon -- "lock-in wars."

Friday - 07/11/2014, 03:23am EDT
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PC shipment slump bottoms out

PC shipments have best quarter in 2 years, boosted by growth in developed markets

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 05:36pm EDT

Review: Unlimited e-book services offer plenty

Review: All-you-can-read services Oyster and Scribd offer plenty if you're not choosy

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 04:08pm EDT

Tip: Keep your WiFi connection from dropping out

Data Doctors

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 08:25am EDT

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Rare, classic concert stash now on YouTube

Music Vault is bringing almost 13,000 concert footage videos -- ranging from the biggest names in music to rising indies -- to YouTube.

Thursday - 07/10/2014, 04:12am EDT

Farmer loses phone, returned 8 months later

Oklahoma farmer loses iPhone in grain silo, returned nearly 8 months and trip to Japan later

Wednesday - 07/09/2014, 07:00pm EDT
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