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April 8, 2018
The Nest Learning Thermostat learns what temperatures you like, turns itself down when you’re away and connects to your smartphone or tablet. Submitted photo
Tech Savvy: Smart homes takes thinking out of maintenance
April 8, 2018 - 8:00am
March 30, 2018
Digi-Key plans April construction start for 'massive' expansion
March 30, 2018 - 12:03pm
February 12, 2018
What words were born the same year you were? Find out with this new tool.
February 12, 2018 - 2:32pm
Crosslake Communications to host tech seminar on the Cloud
February 12, 2018 - 10:30am
February 11, 2018
Tech Savvy: An automated future
February 11, 2018 - 6:00am
February 5, 2018
Halberd is a Bluetooth proximity-based access control device that permits the user to leave their computer -- automatically locking the computer when they depart and unlocking upon their return -- eliminating the need for numerical PINs or passwords. Submitted photo
Tech Savvy: Wireless lock and key secures computer
February 5, 2018 - 1:09pm
January 28, 2018
Naomi Nelson of Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota hands out "cute" or "creepy" response cards to 9-year-old Ruby Carlson (left), 8-year-old Bella Fluegge, her mother Cristina Fluegge and Carlson's mother, Cassie Stenson. The interactive discussion about social media safety was part of a free event at the Brainerd Family YMCA on Wednesday. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatchplay button
Strategies for staying safe on social media suggested at YMCA
January 28, 2018 - 10:00am
January 16, 2018
Sensors provide a host of data from wearables to automobiles at the CES show in Las Vegas. Photo courtesy of CES
CES: Sensors, robots and data rule: Tech show peeks into future
January 16, 2018 - 10:00am
January 8, 2018
Digi-Key's headquarters in Thief River Falls, Minn. Forum News Service photo
Digi-Key one step closer to breaking ground on $300 million expansion in northern Minn.
January 8, 2018 - 8:03am
January 1, 2018
Seminar on Apple products offered Jan. 9 in Crosslake
January 1, 2018 - 4:30am
December 21, 2017
Image via Pixabay.
How to squeeze a bit more use out of old screens and devices
December 21, 2017 - 5:54am
November 25, 2017
Pequot Lakes to see broadband improvements, faster internet
November 25, 2017 - 11:00am
September 30, 2017
The full harvest moon rises the evening of the 5th. Also in the evening, the Great Square of Pegasus rides high in the southeast or south. Below it, the Circlet of Pisces is fun to find, and that lone bright star low in the south is Fomalhaut, the mouth of Piscis Austrinus, the southern fish.
Minnesota Starwatch - October 2017: The Great Square of Pegasus rides high
September 30, 2017 - 7:00am
August 20, 2017
A crowd of about 170 people filled the large meeting room at the Brainerd Public Library this week to hear from Central Lakes College earth science instructor Dave Kobilka about the rare total eclipse, which will cross the U.S. Monday.
Jennifer Stockinger/Brainerd Dispatch
Tech Savvy: Do you have the proper eyewear to see Monday's rare event?
August 20, 2017 - 5:00am
May 8, 2017
Crosslake Communications to offer tech seminars
May 8, 2017 - 6:50am
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