Stories tagged: phone
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 1:49 p.m.
Trump, Putin discuss Syria, North Korea, more in hour-plus call
President Donald Trump and Russia’s Vladimir Putin discussed efforts to bring peace to war-torn Syria during an hour-plus phone call on Tuesday. Iran, North Korea and Ukraine also were on …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 4:12 p.m.
Google vies to make even smarter phones, speakers, cameras
Google on Wednesday unveiled new phones, smart speakers and other devices infused with artificial intelligence in its bid to claim the high ground against rivals Amazon and Apple.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
Verizon will keep serving eastern Montana customers for now
Verizon says it will give hundreds of rural customers in eastern Montana more time to switch plans or find a new provider after members of the state’s Congressional delegation objected …
Sat., June 10, 2017
100 years ago in near Butte, Montana: Nearly 200 feared dead in Speculator Mine fire
The shocking news of the day came from across the mountains: 193 miners were feared dead after a fire in the Speculator Mine near Butte, Mont. This “appalling calamity” was …
UPDATED: Tue., March 28, 2017, 9:44 a.m.
Spokane signs short-term deal for pay-by-phone parking downtown
After a hiatus that began last month, downtown parkers will once again have access to a pay-by-phone service beginning Tuesday, according to a news release.
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 5:29 a.m.
About half of Spokane households still have a landline phone
Lee Ann Mauk spent nine days without power after Spokane’s 2015 windstorm. She couldn’t turn lights on, take a hot shower or keep food frozen. But through it all, her …
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016, 2:37 p.m.
Four changes shoppers will see as they buy on their phones
Shoppers buying on their phones this holiday season will see new ways stores are making it easier and faster as they try to lock in sales before people swipe to …
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016, 10:05 p.m.
Clark County text-to-911 program a success so far
Clark Regional Emergency Services Agency reported that so far, the text-to-911 program has gone well.
Thu., Jan. 7, 2016, 4:18 p.m.
Some CenturyLink customers still without service six weeks after windstorm
Stan Nelson has thrown in the towel. Now six weeks in to a CenturyLink landline and internet service outage, he has purchased a cell phone and arranged for internet service …