Technology

Iran digital intrusion...
Curt Gresseth

Don’t get hacked. Protect your online data by being cyber-ready.

A cyber-security says defend yourself against hackers by being cyber-ready.
5 days ago
The gold star on your license will be needed if you want to fly in the next year....
Dan Bammes

Your driver’s license needs this if you want to fly in the next year

The gold star on your driver's license will be needed for anyone 18 and older. Most people have been getting them as they've renewed their licenses over the past four or so years.
11 days ago
FILE - The Twitter splash page is seen on a digital device, Monday, April 25, 2022, in San Diego. E...
KELVIN CHAN AP Business Writer

Musk’s Twitter ambitions to collide with Europe’s tech rules

Europe's Digital Services Act requires big tech companies to police their platforms more strictly or face billions in fines.
19 days ago
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Chandler Holt

WSU achieves water conservation goals four years early

Over 5 years ago, Weber State University set a water conservation goal to reduce campus water usage by 30% by 2025, a goal they achieved in 2021.
26 days ago
FILE - Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk arrives on the red carpet for the Axel Springer media award i...
MICHELLE CHAPMAN AP Business Writer

Tesla CEO Elon Musk offers to buy Twitter for $43 billion

He says the social media platform he has criticized for not living up to free speech principles needs to be transformed as a private company.
1 month ago
Intermountain drone delivery...
Dan Bammes

Intermountain Healthcare preparing for drone deliveries

The prescription delivery via drone service offered by Intermountain Healthcare could begin as soon as summer 2022.
1 month ago
Stephen Wilhite, the creator of the GIF, passed away earlier this month from COVID. He was 74. Phot...
Mark Jones

Stephen Wilhite, the creator of the GIF has died at the age of 74

Steven Wilhite, the creator of the GIF, passed away earlier this month from COVID.
2 months ago
Computer Lab with Fortnite on multiple screens...
CHANDLER HOLT

Fortnite creator advocating for virtual education opportunities in Utah

Epic Games staff hold 35-hour course for Utah educators to demonstrate benefits of education opportunities within the video game. 
2 months ago
Artemis I...
Ashley Strickland, CNN

NASA rolls mega Artemis I moon rocket out to the launchpad

Originally Published: 17 MAR 22 09:33 ET Updated: 18 MAR 22 13:22 ET (CNN) — The Artemis I mission is another step closer to its lunar launch. The massive 322-foot-tall (98 meters) stack, which includes NASA’s Space Launch System rocket topped by the Orion spacecraft, rolled out for its testing debut at Kennedy Space Center […]
2 months ago
Social media, especially oculus is popping up as the primary social media behind a couple of Utah-t...
Marc Giauque

Utah missing girl’s case highlights new concerns over virtual world apps

As technology changes causing virtual world apps to tchange, they're becoming more anonymous and increasing the risks to children.
2 months ago
TikTok teen...
Curt Gresseth

Is TikTok hurting your teen? Parents can help says counselor

Parents can help their teen make better decisions about their interactions with social media platforms like TikTok.
3 months ago
A crew chief from the 388th Fighter Wing marshalls an F-35A Lightning II as they launch for deploym...
Kira Hoffelmeyer

Fighter wings from Hill Air Force Base being deployed to Germany

F-35s from Hill Air Force Base arrived in Germany today, as tensions continue to froth along the  Russia and Ukraine border.
3 months ago
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YURAS KURMANAU and FRANK BAJAK Associated Press

Cyberattacks knock out sites of Ukrainian army, major banks

The relatively low-level, denial-of-service attacks Tuesday come after weeks of escalating fears that Russia might invade Ukraine.
3 months ago
FILE - The logos for streaming services Netflix, Hulu, Disney Plus and Sling TV are pictured on a r...
LEANNE ITALIE AP Entertainment Writer

Love and logins: Forget fido, after a breakup, who gets the passwords?

Nearly 8 in 10 Americans in a relationship share passwords across nearly every digital platform. So who gets the passwords in a breakup?
3 months ago
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Rachel Metz, CNN Business

IRS halts plan to require facial recognition for logging in to user accounts

The reversal comes as tax season is underway and hints at public discomfort around the expanded use of facial recognition technology.
3 months ago
In this 1915-1923 photo made available by the Library of Congress, a doctor examines a child with a...
Curt Gresseth

One economist says life today is simpler than you may think

Without having to spend time hunting and gathering, one economist says we live the real simple life.
3 months ago
(Congregation Kol Ami, which received a six-figure donation from Entrata.  Photo: Paul Nelson, Janu...
Paul Nelson

Jewish leaders praise Entrata for building bridges after company founder sends anti-Semitic email

Tech company Entrata has reached out to the Jewish Community to repair damage done by its founder.
4 months ago
consumer electronics...
Curt Gresseth

The hottest and coolest new tech at the 2022 Consumer Electronics Show

Dave & Dujanovic explore some of the newest offerings in tech from the 2022 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
4 months ago
TikTok ban...
Curt Gresseth

Is it time for parents to remove kids from social media?

The Granite School District asks parents to take their children off social media if they can't monitor their kids' use of the apps.
4 months ago
Elizabeth Holmes walks into federal court in San Jose, Calif., Monday, Jan. 3, 2022. Photo: Nic Cou...
Michael Liedtke, AP Technology

Will Elizabeth Holmes’ conviction sober up Silicon Valley?

The fraud conviction of former Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes could deliver a sobering message to a Silicon Valley culture that often gets lost in its own hubris and swagger.
4 months ago
The Epic Games Inc. Fortnite: Battle Royale video game is seen in the App Store on an Apple Inc. iP...
Kira Hoffelmeyer

UPDATE: Fortnite is back

Fortnite is down according to its Twitter account. Epic Games is working on fixing it, but it's been down for hours.
5 months ago
TikTok icon. TikTok believed to be the origin of a disturbing trend, says Utah schools. Photo: Canv...
Eliza Craig

Trend in threats of violence to schools traced to TikTok

School officials express concern that a recent trend in threats to schools relates to a TikTok challenge.
5 months ago
FILE --  Grad student creates 3D campus for master's project. 
Scott G Winterton, Deseret News...
Kelsey Earl

BYU student creates 3D campus map from tens of thousands of photos

BYU student creates 3D campus map during the pandemic.
5 months ago
FILE - This Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, file photo shows application icons from left, Facebook, Facebook...
Curt Gresseth

Social-media envy got you down during Christmas? Doc has holiday tips.

Social media can unplug your Christmas lights, if you are not careful. A mental health expert stuffs your stockings with tips and advice on how to avoid sliding into holiday depression.
5 months ago

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