computers

Another View: I really hate these guys

I read just recently about some imposters that phone us older people and introduce themselves as part of the security department of Microsoft.  I guess they play the odds and ...

Placer Union schools want a computer for every student

With Common Core standards and online exams coming down the pike in the next few years, one of the Placer Union High School District’s new priorities is to put a computer in ...

Auburn police cars get $61,000 tech update, web access

For the Auburn Police Department, 2013 marks the year that officers will finally have access to Internet in their cruisers, as City Council approved spending $61,610 for 10 compute ...

Warning follows Auburn Library child-porn viewing

  AUBURN CA - A visit to the Auburn Library turned disturbing when an Auburn woman viewed a computer screen being used by another library patron and saw what appeared to be c ...

Internet can harbor a tangled web of trouble

In a down real estate market filled with short sales that can be anything but short, Susan Hamilton didn’t need anything to slow down negotiations. But the Auburn real estate ...

Internet can be tangled web of danger

In a down real estate market filled with short sales that can be anything but short, Susan Hamilton didn?t need anything to slow down negotiations. But the Auburn real estate agent ...

Technology stifles student creativity

Schools need to limit the use of computers. These distractions are stifling student creativity. They need to write and read books, not engage in artificial learning. Teachers need ...

Our View: Cyber taunting nothing to LOL about

The common saying, “Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me” isn’t so true anymore. Before computers and social networking were commonplace, heari ...

Another View: Living in the material, 3D real world

Ah, yes, you saw George Lay and me on the front page of the Journal a couple of weeks ago (Feb. 9), mesmerized by fancy iPads and learning about the Adult School computer classes. ...

Cultivate individuality

There are ways of leading a simple life without needless distractions. Things which cause us to go astray from true individual freedom of thought must be dismissed. Isolation into ...