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April Issue 2 2014

Review: Office for iPad is pretty and functional

NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft Office fans who’ve spent the last nine months using the software’s suite of apps on their tiny smartphone screens are probably thrilled that they can finally create and update documents on the iPad’s significantly bigger display surface.

FCC won’t appeal ruling on Internet neutrality March Issue 2 2014

FCC won’t appeal ruling on Internet neutrality

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Communications Commission says it won’t appeal a court decision that struck down rules it designed to ensure that the transmission of all Internet content be treated equally. The agency says it will fashion new rules.

February Issue 2 2014

IU prof: Artificial intelligence can help doctors

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana University computer scientist says he does not want to use artificial intelligence to replace the human wisdom and judgment of medical doctors, but he does want to use it to provide doctors with a tool to help them diagnose and treat patients.

Notable Macs over the years, from 1984 to the Pro February Issue 2 2014

Notable Macs over the years, from 1984 to the Pro

NEW YORK (AP) — From the start, Apple’s Macintosh shattered conventional notions of what a computer should be.

Alaska Soldiers Train with Unmanned Aircraft February Issue 2 2014

Alaska Soldiers Train with Unmanned Aircraft

he Army is flying a new bird over south central Alaska — and the pilots sit in the back of a Humvee.

January Issue 2 2014

Weak US card security makes for juicy targets

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. is the juiciest target for hackers hunting credit card information. And experts say incidents like the recent data theft at Target’s stores will get worse before they get better.

Breaking News 2014

FAA selects Alaska as drone test site

Technology reveals what kind of shopper you are December Issue 2 2013

Technology reveals what kind of shopper you are

WASHINGTON (AP) — Advances in technology have never made finding deals this holiday season so easy — or so creepy.

December Issue 2 2013

Techies vs. NSA: Encryption arms race escalates

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Encrypted email, secure instant messaging and other privacy services are booming in the wake of the National Security Agency’s recently revealed surveillance programs.