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Google Exec Talks Online Piracy Bills In Minneapolis

Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt says Congress is taking the wrong approach to fighting online piracy.

11/30/2011

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15 Local Sites Shuttered By Feds In Nat’l Crackdown

Fifteen locally-based websites were among the 150 shut down in a pre-holiday crackdown targeting sites selling counterfeit and pirated merchandise.

11/28/2011

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Will Cyber Monday Eventually Disappear?

Bargain shoppers aren’t waiting until Cyber Monday to do their holiday shopping. At the stroke of midnight Friday shoppers began their buying marathon. But not everyone rushed into stores — instead, they jumped online.

11/27/2011

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BlackBerry Blackout: Will Users Jump Ship?

Research in Motion is still trying to correct a worldwide outage affecting BlackBerry cell phone users.

10/13/2011

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Target’s Website Crashes

Sometimes, a fashion launch is just too enticing. Target Inc.’s entire website crashed Tuesday, the day the cheap chic retailer launched the online sale of its limited offerings of Missoni for Target.

09/13/2011

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Minnesota AG Suing 5 Payday Lenders

The Minnesota Attorney General is suing five short-term Internet lenders.

09/06/2011

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Internet Craze Update

You thought planking was dead, think again! One woman shows you the ultimate planking fail and redemption. Also, owling is hot, but so now is pool posing.

07/19/2011

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The Newest Internet Trend

It’s called Owling. If you’re way past planking, hop on the newest thing to hit the internet. Hoot-Hoot!

07/13/2011

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9 Men Arrested In Internet Prostitution Sting

Nine men from Minnesota and Wisconsin have been arrested in an Internet prostitution sting.

07/01/2011

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Internet Privacy

Esme Murphy fills in for Chad Hartman. Here’s an interesting story Esme talked about with a photographer identified 60 years later. Read the story.

06/22/2011

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White Castle Now Taking Online Orders

The 90-year-old White Castle fast-food chain is embracing cyber era technology by introducing online ordering at all its restaurants.

05/04/2011

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Man Convicted Of Aiding Suicides Faces Sentencing

A former Minnesota nurse convicted of aiding suicides by trolling Internet chat rooms and encouraging depressed people to kill themselves could see little or no time behind bars when he is sentenced Wednesday.

05/04/2011

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‘Twi-Fi’ Lets Twins Fans Share Their Experiences

A lot of Twins fans were snapping pictures at the home opener Friday, especially at the Tony Oliva statue unveiling. Now, it’s easier to share those pictures.

04/08/2011

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Duluth Schools Take On High-Tech Bullies

Today’s schools might have a tougher time than ever dealing with bullying.

04/04/2011

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Google’s Fiber Broadband Network Goes To Kansas City

It was not for a lack of effort. Duluth officials spent countless hours and thousands of dollars trying to lure Google’s high-speed fiber broadband network to the northeastern Minnesota city.

03/31/2011

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