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Overcome photo shyness to put best face forward

Overcome photo shyness to put best face forward

J.T. and Dale give advice on profile photos, getting a job at Google.

July 22, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Thrift-store rug looks like a real treasure

Tip: Items expressly made to be collectible will never have significant value 

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Daisy Jenkins: Our schools should be vanguards of racial tolerance

Daisy Jenkins: Our schools should be vanguards of racial tolerance

Growing up in a small, segregated Georgia town in the 1950s, I remember studying from used textbooks that were sent to our Colored school after a white school received its new textbooks. Sometimes the textbooks contained hateful racial slurs written by students who knew that the books were d…

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Fitz: Postaholic reveals a tortured path to kicking his cyber habit

Fitz: Postaholic reveals a tortured path to kicking his cyber habit

‘Hi. I’m Dave. And I’m a postaholic.” I scanned the small crowd in the drab hall. The phone in my hand beeped text alerts.

February 01, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Daunting challenges loom in major areas of the economy this year

As the U.S. economy continues to sputter,  five areas may heavily affect a recovery in 2014: 

January 27, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Tucson man given 5 years in child-porn case

Despite pleas for leniency from family members, friends and a defense attorney, a Tucson man was sentenced to five years in prison on charges that he viewed and exchanged child pornography on his computer.

January 09, 2014 6:30 pm

Tucson firms find it's buyer beware in Wild West of Internet marketing

The salesman’s claims were too good to be true, in retrospect, says local business owner Danny Valenzuela.

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Forget Google glasses, think UA goggles

Forget Google glasses, think UA goggles

University of Arizona optical scientist is inventing a variety of wearable displays that combine virtual reality with, well, reality.

October 28, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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President must act to build confidence in Obamacare

The first step in dealing with a problem is to admit that you have one.

October 23, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
$35 Chromecast is irresistible

$35 Chromecast is irresistible

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August 04, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
$35 Chromecast is irresistible

$35 Chromecast is irresistible

ATLANTA - A new device from Google makes it easy to stream video from several popular services to a high-definition TV. Chromecast is tiny enough to dangle from a keychain when not in use, but it packs a big punch for a low price.

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Google's custom Moto X is assembled in US

Google's custom Moto X is assembled in US

Google's Moto X can be custom-ordered with 252 possible variations, letting buyers set their own style.

August 02, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Google's custom Moto X is assembled in US

Google's custom Moto X is assembled in US

NEW YORK - With its first smartphone designed completely in-house, Google is demonstrating one of the benefits of moving production from Asia to the U.S.: It's letting buyers customize phones to give them their own style.

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Nexus 7 offers good value, even at higher price

Nexus 7 offers good value, even at higher price

NEW YORK - When it comes to technology, we've been trained to expect more for less. Devices get more powerful each year, as prices stay the same or drop. With the new Nexus 7 tablet, Google hopes we're willing to pay more for more.

July 27, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Nexus 7 offers good value, even at higher price

Nexus 7 offers good value, even at higher price

Google unveiled the updated - and $30 more expensive - Nexus 7 tablet this week.

July 27, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Google's new $35 gadget will stream Net on TV

Google's new $35 gadget will stream Net on TV

Google introduced a new Nexus 7 mini-tablet with a high-definition screen on Wednesday; above, it's used during a demonstration in conjunction with Google's new Chromecast gadget to control a television.

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Google's new $35 gadget will stream Net on TV

Google's new $35 gadget will stream Net on TV

Mario Queiroz, Google's vice president for product management, holds up the Chromecast gadget that Google unveiled on Wednesday.

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Google's new $35 gadget will stream Net on TV

Google's new $35 gadget will stream Net on TV

SAN FRANCISCO - Making a new move into Internet television, Google Inc. on Wednesday said it will start selling a $35 gadget that will plug into a high-definition TV and stream video from Netflix, YouTube and other sources.

July 25, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Obama's smart-government plan is simply dumb

President Obama wants to make government "smarter." Who could disagree with that? Whether you're an anarchist, a Leninist or somewhere in between, everyone can agree that Uncle Sam could afford a few more IQ points.

July 13, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

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