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Twitter appears down across much of planet

LONDON - People across much of the planet were having problems accessing Twitter on Thursday, a day before the 2012 Olympic Games are expected to cause a spike in use of the micro- ...

Our View: When trimming cost, schools are not ‘fat’

Earlier this week the Journal profiled some of the exciting high-tech learning opportunities at Placer Union high schools. Placer High School offers classes in mechatronics and ad ...

Look at people, not Internet

I would like to give my thoughts on the overuse of the Internet. Many people use the Internet for most of their day. A lot of children are spending a lot of time with games and me ...

Another View: Dad’s words a fortune for one, a treasure for me

I know just how Justin Halpern feels. Well, I kinda know how Justin Halpern feels, except I don’t have 1.4 million followers on my Twitter page. I’ve never had a book on the ...

Our View: Amgen: Let’s make Auburn’s 15 minutes last for many years

Auburn, get ready for your close-up, your 15 minutes of fame, your time in the cycling spotlight. Several months of community preparation, planning and execution will zoom by the ...

Ask the DMV: For up-to-the-minute DMV news, just give us a ‘tweet’

Q: I’m a young business professional and I am just starting to get into social media. Does the DMV have a Twitter account?A: Yes, the DMV has joined Twitter to enhance its co ...

So Cal fire ignites need to protect Auburn homes

Just as weather conditions are making it difficult for firefighters fighting a blaze in Santa Barbara, the Auburn area has the potential for the same type of problem. In preparat ...

What are you twittering about?

“What are you doing?” There are a million different answers for this simple question posed to Twitter users. If you can keep your answer under 140 characters, and think someone ...