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When James French became the last person to be executed in 1966 under Oklahoma’s death penalty law, he uttered these famous last words (no joke) that quickly belong to the...
opinion / commentary
Wed, Apr 24, 2013 - 11:02pm
What's that smell? Google adds button for April Fool's Day
NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter is doing away with vowels, Google has a "smell button" and the cast of "Wings" is launching a Kickstarter campaign. The digital world celebrated April...
Mon, Apr 01, 2013 - 3:32pm
Jason Ogaard: Soaking up all sorts of knowledge via the Internet
Back in high school I didn’t care much for homework. There were plenty of subjects that I had a hard time with. It wasn’t until college that I discovered I...
Fri, Mar 08, 2013 - 8:25pm
In death, Facebook photos could fade away forever
BEAVERTON, Ore. (AP) — A grieving Oregon mother who battled Facebook for full access to her deceased son's account has been pushing for years for something that would prevent others...
Fri, Mar 01, 2013 - 8:37am
Jason Ogaard: Learning to write code not as hard as you might think
One of the polite things you can do with people you don’t know very well is ask them about their jobs. What do they do? Who do they do it...
Sun, Feb 10, 2013 - 11:05pm
Bush family emails, photos apparently hacked
HOUSTON (AP) — A hacker apparently accessed private photos and emails sent between members of the Bush family, including both former presidents, and a spokesman for George H.W. Bush said...
Fri, Feb 08, 2013 - 11:42am
Live action: Twitter grabs Super Bowl spotlight
NEW YORK (AP) — Beyonce's splashy show, a freak power outage, and —oh, yeah— a captivating game of football combined to generate a record 24.1 million posts on Twitter during...
Mon, Feb 04, 2013 - 5:08pm
Computers, accessories sought to bridge digital divide
BEMIDJI – More computers are being sought for a project connecting people with technology needs, the United Way of Bemidji Area said Monday in a news release. Businesses or people...
news / local
Mon, Feb 04, 2013 - 3:01pm
Jason Ogaard: Many ways to use free and open source software
The first time I ever wrote a computer program was back in high school. I wrote it in a language called BASIC on my TI 86. The program wasn’t fancy...
Fri, Feb 01, 2013 - 5:47pm
Free computers for low-income families, PCs for People seeking Bemidji area donations
BEMIDJI – Minnesota Nonprofit PCs for People has selected the Bemidji area to distribute free computers to low income families. The project seeks to reduce waste while simultaneously helping bridge...
news / local
Wed, Jan 30, 2013 - 6:25pm
What's Facebook's secret? Company tells all today
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook's mystery "press event" on Tuesday could reveal a more robust search feature that would intensify the competition between the social networking giant and its rival...
news / business
Tue, Jan 15, 2013 - 8:11am
Technology offers real-time view of Minn. session
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Anyone in Minnesota with the ambition, the time and the travel resources can get a front seat to the legislative process. The House and Senate...
news / region
Mon, Jan 07, 2013 - 8:37am
Tips can help users get the most out of Google
We’ve been using the term for years now. We use every day. It doesn’t mean what it should, but our culture has co-opted the term to give it a new...
Tue, Jan 01, 2013 - 12:47am
Jason Ogaard: Cold weather gadgets
As I write this column, I can hear the muffled scraping of blades along the street outside. A familiar sound for most of us in snow country. There are plows...
Fri, Dec 14, 2012 - 10:22pm
Jason Ogaard: Gift ideas for the technologically inclined
Another Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come and gone, and if you’re like me, you still haven’t purchased a single gift for the holidays. Here are a few ideas...
news / local
Fri, Nov 30, 2012 - 6:24pm