Contact Us
Technology

Technology

Justin Sullivan, Getty Images
Justin Sullivan, Getty Images
[

Do You Set Your Social Media to Private? – Survey of the Day

These days, just about everybody is on some form of social media. However, that doesn’t mean they want to share their information with everybody.

According to a Pew Research Center survey of 2,267 adults, 58 percent of social media users set their profile to private.

Read More|Comment

Category: News, Technology Tags: ,
Oli Scarff, Getty Images
Oli Scarff, Getty Images
[

Twitter Is Selling Your Tweets and You Don’t Get a Dime

You may not be able to search for your own Tweets on Twitter after a week, but a marketing research company in the UK can now search all the Tweets Tweeted since January of 2010. This is possible because Twitter just sold Datasift the right to sort through them.

Read More|Comment

Category: Technology, Weird News Tags:
Thinkstock
Thinkstock
[

Worst Case of Autocorrect Causes School-Wide Lockdown

It’s happened to everyone — you text your husband or wife, “I love you with every fiber of my being,” but your phone actually sends, “I love you with every fiber of malaysia.” Most of the time it’s funny, but one person experienced the worst case of autocorrect ever. So bad, in fact, that it prompted a school-wide lockdown.

Read More|Comment

Category: News, Technology Tags: , ,
Daniel Barry, Getty Images
Daniel Barry, Getty Images
[

Get Ready — Your Smartphone May Soon Work Even Slower — Dollars and Sense

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) says wireless resources are not infinite.

In fact, the smartphones to which we’re all so addicted are gobbling so much bandwidth that as early as next year, we could be paying more for our service — not to mention seeing slower data speeds and an increase in dropped calls.

Read More|Comment

Thinkstock
Thinkstock
[

Research Finds Young People Can’t Live Without a Smartphone

A new Nielsen poll finds smartphones are becoming less of a luxury and more of a so-called necessity — at least for younger people.

Read More|Comment

Sean Gallup, Getty Images
Sean Gallup, Getty Images
[

There Will Soon Be More Cell Phones Than People in the World

Cisco’s annual Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast makes some interesting (some may say frightening) predictions, including the fact that the number of mobile-connected devices will exceed the world’s population sometime this year.

Read More|Comment

Category: News, Technology Tags:
espensorvik, Flickr
espensorvik, Flickr
[

Survey Shows Most of Us Switched Service Providers Last Year — Dollars and Sense

If you’re so happy with your bank, wireless provider and pay TV service that you didn’t switch providers last year, a new study says you’re in the minority.

Read More|Comment

chefranden, Flickr
chefranden, Flickr
[

Why Aren’t More Kids Interested in Working in Science and Technology?

Millions of Americans may be out of work, but numerous surveys have shown lots of job opportunities in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (dubbed STEM by the analysts) — so why aren’t more students considering them?

A new study indicates many kids feel getting into those professions would simply be “too challenging.”

Read More|Comment

Category: News, Technology Tags: ,
Vicky Saywer, Flickr
Vicky Saywer, Flickr
[

Do You Use Your Cell Phone in the Bathroom? — Survey of the Day

What makes cell phones so great — and so terrible — is that you can take them just about anywhere — even the bathroom.

Read More|Comment

Category: News, Technology, Weird News Tags:
Thinkstock
Thinkstock
[

Can Using Facebook Make You Sad?

Many people use social media sites to relax and unwind from the stresses of the day, but a new study indicates Facebook in particular might actually make us feel worse.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://voiceofamarillo.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on News Talk 940 AM quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on News Talk 940 AM quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!