Stories tagged: electronic devices
UPDATED: Wed., May 3, 2017, 10:20 a.m.
Pay for news? More than half of Americans say they do
A battered news industry can find some flickers of hope in a survey that gauges public willingness to pay for journalism, as long as its leaders plan judiciously.
UPDATED: Tue., March 21, 2017, 2:58 p.m.
New security measure could cause travelers to reroute trips
A new security measure banning many electronic devices on flights from 10 mostly Muslim countries is leading travelers to reconsider their plans to fly through some airports in the Middle …
Thu., Oct. 31, 2013, 7:45 a.m.
Federal Aviation Administration OKs gadgets on flights
The Federal Aviation Administration says airlines can allow passengers to use the devices during takeoffs and landings on planes that meet certain criteria for protecting aircraft systems from electronic interference.
Mon., Feb. 7, 2011, midnight
Do Your Part: Don’t throw out your electronic waste
Electronic waste is on the rise in the United States at a startling rate. In fact, it is growing at nearly three times the rate of any other kind of …
Thu., July 23, 2009, midnight
District bars cell phones
Spokane Public Schools joined a long list of districts nationwide Wednesday when the school board voted to ban cell-phone use in grades K-12 except during lunch breaks. The policy came …