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Alaska travelers get new road information options

State highway officials are using new smart phone and Internet tools to make travel information available...Internet access at on either a regular or smart phone Web browser, she said. An RSS feed is also available...
My Turn: The great iPad debate

...research. If any of you have had a similar concern regarding the amount of time your child spends zoned out on a tablet or smart phone then I have some interesting information for you. It seems that many educators are excited about the educational possibilities...
MLB marks 67th anniversary of Robinson debut

...all on them. I think their generation is a generation that was force-fed these things," he said, holding up a smart phone. "Everything's now. Not much of an appreciation for the past and what it meant, particularly when it comes to...
Cold case murder trial jury selection underway

...the courtroom to see what was going on, yawned and quickly left. A court security officer played on Facebook on his smart phone. A teenager dozed off in a chair in the back of the courtroom.The lead prosecutor, James Fayette of the Anchorage-based...
Do you 'like' this bill?

...Legislation introduced would let Alaskans comment on bills lawmakers are considering with just a few keystrokes or taps on a smart phone.The bill, HB329, installs a social media component to the current bill information system on the Legislature's...
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Deadline for Summer of Heroes approaching

...2013 recognition ceremony.The other component to the program is that Alaska Communications will donate $25 for every smart phone it sells between May 22 and July 22 to Boys & Girls Clubs of Alaska. For more on the program or to nominate a young...
Greinke shows Dodgers he was worth the investment

...147 million man dressed in the Magic Johnson T-shirt the Dodgers gave away to fans in May. He looked down at his smart phone and awaited his summons to an interview room, and to the dozens of reporters crammed inside."Ideally," Grienke...
Homer mural features fireweed transformation

...concept - where information comes across in blocks of text or art - has become pervasive in modern graphic art, such as smart phone apps or website design, he said. The fireweed mural is something like a giant comic strip."I think the panel way...
From the Garden: Sharing the passion is part of the delight

...some other feature or to enlarge a collection. People come to the nursery describing a flower they saw, or showing a smart phone photo of a desired tree or rhododendron blossom. Perhaps they saw it in a friend's yard and they want one too; it...
Class teaches healthy, affordable cooking with a big dose of fun

...create the recipes, which class participants take home in a cookbook. The recipes also are available to anyone with a smart phone, via a free, smartly organized and attractive Cooking Matters app.McDonald has modified some of the recipes in the...


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