Technology

Technology

The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, Aug. 30, 2015; social media much?

We asked this week's panel of 10 to tell us about their social media habits.

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UI bringing Chinese language to broadcast booth

CHAMPAIGN — Growing up in his native China, Bruce Lu became a "huge fan" of North American sports.

Donation lets Bailey Academy class go big

DANVILLE — For the last couple of years, Kenneth D. Bailey Academy students have been creating eye-catching educational posters, fliers and other printed material for classrooms throughout the Danville school district.

Now students said they'll be able to take their work to a new level thanks to a grant from AT&T.

Rich Warren: Time to get charged up about your batteries

As summer winds down, some warm days remain. Whether summer or winter, beware of the heat. Temperatures above 80 degrees shorten the life of most electronics, especially lithium-ion batteries. Keep all electronics and batteries out of the sun, even on cool days.

Showcase of tradition

RANTOUL — Every two years, members of the I&I Antique Tractor and Gas Engine Club fire up their time machine and take people back to a simpler period on the farm.

That time rolls around again Thursday when the four-day, seventh annual Half Century of Progress show kicks off on the grounds of the Rantoul National Aviation Center.

D-W board takes steps on Internet

DeLAND — The DeLand-Weldon school board voted to upgrade Internet service and took a step toward receiving a substantial reimbursement of phone and Internet service expenses.

Evidence of infidelities spreads online in wake of hack

RAPHAEL SATTER, Associated Press

Rich Warren: Readers lend a helping hand

Bravo, readers!

Our readers solve issues raised by their fellow readers. Here are some answers to recent queries.

Hackers: We've exposed millions who use cheating website

RAPHAEL SATTER, Associated Press

LONDON (AP) — Hackers claim to have exposed data on millions of spouses who signed up to the cheating website Ashley Madison.

Joan Griffis: Danville to host genealogy workshops

Three genealogy classes will be taught at the Danville Area Community College Community Education facility at the Village Mall next month.

Ronald Sbertoli, genealogist and member of the Illiana Genealogical & Historical Society, will present the following classes from 9 a.m. to noon: