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October 16, 2017
Third-graders Gracie Wood, left, and Kayla Fjeld work together using the program SeeSaw on their iPads in Mapleton, N.D., April 10, 2017. Many tech companies are competing to get their apps and products into classrooms. (Dan Koeck/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Don't like your kids tethered to screens at school? Why not ask questions?
October 16, 2017 - 9:58am
October 15, 2017
Jenny Schlecht
Kudos to companies that make technology work for rural life
October 15, 2017 - 4:52pm
October 8, 2017
Tablets replace lawyer, paralegal for South Dakota inmates 
October 8, 2017 - 12:06pm
October 6, 2017
Jack Uldrich, global futurist and former naval intelligence officer, speaks to a crowd of 170 people on Thursday morning at Mitchell Technical Institute for the South Dakota Manufacturers' Day Summit. (Sara Bertsch / Republic)
Futurist encourages SD's manufacturers to keep 'open mind'
October 6, 2017 - 8:56am
Teacher Dina Vander Wilt explains to students how to use virtual reality goggles on Wednesday at L.B. Williams Elementary School. (Sara Bertsch / Republic)
Visiting a virtual world at LB Williams
October 6, 2017 - 8:55am
October 4, 2017
Aristotle, a smart home hub aimed specifically at kids, made by Mattel's Nabi brand. Courtesy of Nabi
Mattel has a device to soothe babies. Experts are begging the company not to sell it.
October 4, 2017 - 4:18pm
September 25, 2017
Researchers from Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center are testing an app in schools that analyzes language to determine whether teens are at risk for suicide. They call it Spreading Activation Mobile or "SAM." MUST CREDIT: John Pestian.
Teenage suicide is extremely difficult to predict. That's why some experts are turning to machines for help.
September 25, 2017 - 1:48pm
September 19, 2017
The 5 countries where people click most on ISIS propaganda
September 19, 2017 - 4:32pm
September 16, 2017
Cell phone serves 'lot of purposes' in Mitchell High School
September 16, 2017 - 8:30am
Mitchell eye doctors Joe and Jeff Krall at the International Vision Expo West in Las Vegas. (Submitted photo) play button
Lenses created by Mitchell eye doctors making worldwide debut
September 16, 2017 - 8:00am
September 12, 2017
Phil Schiller, senior vice president of worldwide marketing at Apple, speaks about the new iPhone 8 during the company’s event at the new Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, Calif., Sept. 12, 2017. (Jim Wilson/The New York Times)
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
September 12, 2017 - 2:49pm
September 6, 2017
Kindergarten students at L.B. Williams Elementary School use Chromebooks during class Tuesday. The Chromebooks were provided for all students in the Mitchell School District this year. (Sara Bertsch / Republic)
1-to-1 technology gives Mitchell schools 'even more advantage'
September 6, 2017 - 8:21am
August 29, 2017
Nick Bakhtiari, tourism enterprise director for the Mitchell Area Chamber of Commerce, plays a game Tuesday on one of three new tablets added to the Corn Palace Education Center from the South Dakota Farm Bureau. (Sara Bertsch / Republic)
Farm Bureau touchscreen tablets introduce children to agriculture
August 29, 2017 - 1:44pm
August 28, 2017
Floyd Mayweather Jr. (black trunks) and Conor McGregor (white trunks) box during their boxing match at T-Mobile Arena Saturday, Aug. 26, in Las Vegas. Mayweather won via 10th round TKO. Joe Camporeale / USA TODAY Sports
Pirated live streams of Mayweather-McGregor fight reach millions
August 28, 2017 - 10:05am
August 21, 2017
The Google logo is pictured atop an office building in Irvine, California, U.S., August 7, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
August 21, 2017 - 5:48pm
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