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Technology Features

Apple's stock bounces back to hit a new high

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Apple's stock touched a new high Wednesday, reflecting investors' renewed faith in CEO Tim Cook's ability to outwit the competition and expand the technological hit factory built by the late Steve Jobs....
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Social media pushes back at militant propaganda

BEIRUT (AP) -- The extremists of the Islamic State group have turned their social media into a theater of horror, broadcasting a stomach-turning stream of battles, bombings and beheadings to a global audience....
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Review: Video blackouts impede baseball online

LA PORTE, Ind. (AP) -- Major League Baseball shows what can be done right when it comes to making its games available on the Internet. It also underscores frustrations fans have with online sports coverage in general: The business of sports is set up to feed TV sets, and Internet viewers are an afterthought....
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MLB online chief optimistic on relaxing blackouts

NEW YORK (AP) -- An easing of blackout restrictions on Major League Baseball games online could come as early as next season, according to the head of baseball's online business....
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Pet-friendly dating sites match up people, pooches

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- On these dating sites, a passion for pets will help you find more than just puppy love....
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B&N, Samsung unveil reading-focused Nook tablet

NEW YORK (AP) -- Barnes & Noble and Samsung unveiled a new reading-focused tablet that will replace the bookseller's own Nook tablets....
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UPS says 51 retail stores breached by malware

Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores in 24 states....
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No photos: Parents opt to keep babies off Facebook

NEW YORK (AP) -- Behold the cascade of baby photos, the flood of funny kid anecdotes and the steady stream of school milestones on Facebook....
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Tips for parents: To post or not to post?

NEW YORK (AP) -- Privacy-wary parents are increasingly pausing before they post photos, names and other information about their wee ones on social media. Some are choosing a complete blackout, while others opt for nicknames and a few carefully selected snapshots....
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Ballmer steps down from Microsoft board

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is stepping down from the company's board, closing a chapter on 34 years with the software giant....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think individuals outside Missouri have invaded the protest causing an already bad situation to become more volatile? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
Yes:
100%
No:
0%
Total Votes: 12,131

Yesterday's Poll

Do you think Governor Perry was right to use his veto power to cut the District Attorney's funding?

Yes:
55%
No:
45%
Total Votes: 10,152