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New, free phone app teaches Tlingit language

...Southeast Alaska man recently released an app for iPhone and Android that teaches the basics of the southern Tlingit dialect, and...Tlingit 1," is available for free download in the iPhone and Android app stores. The app is sponsored by Juneau company Fluetsch...
Fairbanks launches new technology for bus riders

...bus is expected to arrive.Plug an address into RouteShout and it will provide all of the nearby bus stops plus whether a bus is expected within the hourRouteShout is a free app that can be downloaded from the Apple or Android app stores.
Google's Motorola gamble

...competitors have mounted against the company's Android software for mobile phones and tablets...hardware acumen to help build its own Android-powered devices, in the hope of challenging...phones to use its information-tracking Android operations and applications? The debate...
GCI launches prepaid smartphone service

...General Communications, Inc. recently launched Alaska's first prepaid smartphone option, allowing customers to use certain Android smartphones without a contract. "We're excited to be the first to provide a prepaid smartphone plan for Alaska," said...
Business news roundup: Win a free phone, have fun doing it

...Anchorage, the Mat-Su Valley and Eagle River. Until now, the company had no retail presence in Alaska.The stores stock Android and Apple smartphones, including the new iPhone 6 and Samsung Galaxy S5, according to a company news release. GCI to stock...
Eyes on you: Experts reveal police hacking methods

...these programs can also be found by studying how victims got infected.Citizen Lab found Hacking Team software hiding in an Android phone application ostensibly designed to provide Arabic-language news from Saudi Arabia's Qatif region, the scene of protests...
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In the Stacks: New young adult fiction

...population, the mandatory pregnancy age has dropped to 18. But nothing is helping and it looks like ? thanks to the semi- human androids, or Partials, created to fight the Isolation War twenty years ago - humanity is going extinct. Kira is sixteen and training...
No winning wildlife politics

...lose our link to the significance of life - to the interconnectedness of all species, and the importance of each. I picture androids. Here are things my sons killed this summer: king crab, dungeness crab, pink salmon, silver salmon, halibut, rockfish...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down When it's complete, the app called "Southern Tlingit 1," will be available for free download in the iPhone and Android app stores. ? Thumbs down to the acoustic problems - specifically the flutter echoes, as they are called - that exist in...


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