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October 15, 2017
A self-driving vehicle on the roadways, especially in this age of Apple, Google and Uber, is less part of a far-fetched future and more like an inevitability just around the corner. Photo illustration
Tech Savvy: Self-driving cars coming (soon) to a garage near you
October 15, 2017 - 6:00am
September 30, 2017
Lowell Elementary School students Audrey Hastings (left) and Maliyan Nater use a SMART board for their math assignment in Mary Schlangen’s fourth-grade classroom. Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch play button
Tech Savvy: Not bored by SMART boards
September 30, 2017 - 1:00pm
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
September 26, 2017
An attendee checks out a new iPhone X during an Apple launch event in Cupertino, California, U.S. September 12, 2017. REUTERS/Stephen Lam
Tech Savvy: Facial recognition technology of iPhone X cause for concern
September 26, 2017 - 9:12am
September 17, 2017
A photo app called Photomyne is a quick way to turn entire pages of memories into digital files for easy sharing and preservation. Photo illustration
Tech Savvy: Preserving photos albums - Photomyne app makes sharing, posting and saving photos easy
September 17, 2017 - 10:00am
August 26, 2017
According to tech website Digital Trends, the federal government wants to make rear cameras legally required in cars. However, as is common with rules catching up to technology, the process has been delayed. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
Tech Savvy: Your rear is clear: Rear-facing backup cameras on automobiles
August 26, 2017 - 1:00pm
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
August 19, 2017
Eclipse road trip tips
August 19, 2017 - 7:00am
August 13, 2017
Mark Zuckerberg, founder and chief executive officer of Facebook Inc., at the Facebook F8 Developers Conference in San Francisco on April 12, 2016. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Michael Short.
Tech Savvy: Hurting innovation
August 13, 2017 - 11:00am
August 6, 2017
Sheryl Sandberg: WhatsApp encryption actually helps governments combat terrorism
August 6, 2017 - 6:30pm
People are silhouetted as they pose with laptops in front of a screen projected with a Facebook logo, in this picture illustration. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic
Facebook is said to test video chat device in hardware push
August 6, 2017 - 10:00am
July 30, 2017
Tech Savvy: Snapchat's new on-demand geofilters
July 30, 2017 - 1:00pm
July 24, 2017
Minnesota Starwatch for August
July 24, 2017 - 9:00am
July 23, 2017
The Turing Tumble game uses marbles and plastic parts to teach children and adults about the mechanics of a computer and how to program. 
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Tech Savvy: Teaching tech with a tumble
July 23, 2017 - 9:00am
July 20, 2017
Students in Summer Engineering and Manufacturing Camp at Central Lakes College last week navigate an obstacle course with robots. 
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Students compete in robotics camp at CLC
July 20, 2017 - 2:00pm