Technology

Megan Lynch
November 18, 2019 - 4:26 am
(KMOX) - If you love the convenience of public phone charging stations, you may unwittingly be putting your security at risk. "You need to protect your devices like you protect your wallet," cautions Carol Nichols, Risk Management Consultant with Circle C Ventures. Nichols says in today's world...
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Jacquie Cadorette
November 14, 2019 - 11:29 am
If you thought the flip phone days were over, think again. Motorala has just come out with a new version of the coveted Motorola Razr. According to CNN , the original Morotoral Razr was the best selling phone of all time when it came out in 2004. The crown was quickly snubbed by the iPhone upon its...
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1010 WINS Newsroom
November 12, 2019 - 2:10 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Looking for a new app for your iPhone or iPad? Then check out what others are downloading en masse. Here's the App Store's top download for the week ending November 10, 2019: TOP PAID IPHONE APPS 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 3. Plague Inc., Ndemic...
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FILE - In this March 1, 2017, file photo, Jamey Powell, left, and Julianne Hough lead an exercise class as the participants are introduced to the Alta HR fitness tracker at Swerve cycling center in New York. Google’s parent company is buying wearable device maker Fitbit for about $2.1 billion. Alphabet said Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, that it will pay $7.35 per share. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
1010 WINS Newsroom
November 01, 2019 - 4:49 pm
Google, the company that helped make it fun to just sit around surfing the web, is jumping into the fitness-tracker business with both feet, buying Fitbit for about $2.1 billion. The deal could put Google in direct competition with Apple and Samsung in the highly competitive market for smartwatches...
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People arrive at Apple for an event to announce new products Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, in Cupertino, Calif. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)
1010 WINS Newsroom
September 10, 2019 - 2:40 pm
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on Apple product event (all times local): 11:35 a.m. Apple's new iPhones will resemble recent models, but with better cameras and new colors. The most-expensive models, the iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max, will now have three cameras on the back, including a...
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Virgin Galactic ground crew guide the company's carrier plane into the hangar at Spaceport America following a test flight over the desert near Upham, New Mexico, on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019. The carrier plane is now permanently based at the spaceport after arriving earlier this week. (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan)
August 15, 2019 - 8:13 pm
UPHAM, N.M. (AP) — Spaceport America is no longer just a shiny shell of hope that space tourism would one day launch from this remote spot in the New Mexico desert. The once-empty hangar that anchors the taxpayer-financed launch and landing facility has been transformed into a custom-tailored...
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Miles In The Morning
August 14, 2019 - 8:44 am
( KLUV ) - This dream job can be yours, as long as you’re willing to part with your phone that is. The Internet provider SatelliteInternet.com is offering someone $1,000 to take part in their “Digital Detox Challenge,” which honestly, sounds pretty amazing. For three days, you’re expected to spend...
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July 20, 2019 - 3:15 pm
Instagram is expanding a test to hide how many ``likes'' people's posts receive as it tries to combat criticism that such counts hurt mental health and make people feel bad when comparing themselves to others.
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Lynne Adkins
July 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
( KYW Newsradio ) — Doctors and patients are using technology in the treatment of mental health issues. With an app on your phone or a computer program, patients can keep up with the work needed to handle depression and anxiety. Dr. Michael Vergare, chairman of psychiatry at Thomas Jefferson...
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Andrew Weber
July 02, 2019 - 11:38 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Gov. Cuomo ordered the U.S. Department of Financial Services to look into reports that Facebook's advertising platform was being using discriminatingly by state-regulated advertisers. Previously this year, Cuomo had two state agencies check into reports that the company might...
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