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Study: Media Everywhere, Bathroom Included

TV viewers increasingly are watching programs on their own schedule, according to a Nielsen company media study released Monday.

02/10/2014

A student at Buck Lodge Middle School in Adelphi, Md., shows President Barack Obama how he is working to create an ebook on an iPad on Feb. 4, 2014. (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Secures $750M in Pledges to Get Kids Online

Claiming progress in his goal to put the world at the fingertips of every American student, President Barack Obama on Tuesday announced $750 million in commitments from U.S. companies to begin wiring more classrooms with high-speed Internet.

02/04/2014

President Barack Obama speaks during a cabinet meeting on Jan. 14, 2014 in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama to Visit Prince George’s County School

President Barack Obama is expected to visit a Prince George’s County school to talk about connecting more schools to high-speed Internet service.

02/03/2014

President Obama is expected to announce new restrictions next week. (Getty Images)

President Obama: 2014 Can Be Breakthrough Year For US

President Barack Obama says he believes 2014 can be a breakthrough year for the country.

01/18/2014

File photo of credit cards on a computer keyboard. (Credit: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)

Consultant: Despite Hacks, Info Leaks, Americans Still Lax On Digital Security

Despite news of Internet hacking and scamming incidents, Americans continue to take a relaxed approach to protecting their personal information, especially when on computers and mobile devices. Several experts discuss the potential ramifications of the nation’s generally lax approach to protecting one’s digital information and identity, and the need for increased education and awareness on the matter.

01/09/2014

The first lady and the vice president are among the latest public figures to have their private information posted on a mysterious website, and the Secret Service has joined the investigation into the postings that include documents from people ranging from rapper Jay-Z to the head of the FBI.  (Photo credit SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)

Bye Bye, Bile? Websites Try to Nix Nasty Comments

Mix blatant bigotry with poor spelling. Add a dash of ALL CAPS. Top it off with a violent threat. And there you have it: A recipe for the worst of online comments, scourge of the Internet.

12/26/2013

File photo of a person using a computer. (Photo by FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Gallup: Most American Internet Users Not Very Worried About NSA Snooping

A recent survey found that the majority of people in the United States are not especially concerned about spying conducted by the government.

10/25/2013

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Study: More Time Spent Online Means Less Work, Sleep

The steady increase of time spent on sites like Twitter and Facebook has been found to inversely correlate with the time spent on many daily duties and tasks.

10/24/2013

File photo of people accessing the Internet. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Pew: 21 Percent Of Uninsured Americans Do Not Use Internet

According to the Pew Research Center, 21 percent of those who are uninsured do not use the Internet.

10/02/2013

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Google Retools Internet Search Engine

Google says it recently overhauled the closely guarded formula that runs its influential Internet search engine to give better answers to the increasingly complex questions posed by Web surfers.

09/26/2013

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