Lamawr Palmer (Credit: Riverside Police)

Riverside School District Employee Charged With Stealing iPads, Computers

Lamawr Palmer, 31, was charged with one felony count of theft of school property, according to a statement from Riverside police.


Venice, Italy (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Tips On Packing Lightly For Vacation

For the first-time traveler hoping to avoid baggage fees to the experienced globetrotter, the following 10 tips will help teach you how to pack more efficiently and maybe even more safely.


Voters cast their ballots in suburban Chicago. (credit: Frank Polich/Getty Images)

Chicago Polling Places Could Get Laptops To Replace Voting Record Binders

Election judges would no longer have to find a voter’s name in a massive binder on Election Day.


Deion Dillard (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Turns Himself In For Stealing iPads, Laptops From School

Deion Dillard, 18, of the 2700 block of the South Dearborn Street, was charged with felon burglary, marking the eleventh person charged in the theft at Drake Elementary School.


Jabare McChristian (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Several Charged With Stealing iPads From Elementary School

Two people have been charged with stealing hundreds of laptops and tablets from a Bronzeville school last week, authorities said on Tuesday.


Google Chromebook

Laptops For Every Student At West Suburban High School District

A west suburban school district is starting the school year Tuesday with new laptops for each high school student.

WBBM Newsradio–08/14/2012

A man is seen typing on his laptop

Experts: Cyber Attackers Could Strike During NATO Summit

Warnings are being issued about using wireless services within the NATO security zone between downtown and McCormick Place.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2012

Apple iPad 2 in white (Justin Sullivan/ Getty Images)

2012 Bringing Big Deals On Some Hot Products

It’s no surprise when we hear news of prices going up on today’s hottest products, but stop the presses — we’ve got good news about lots of products that will cost less in 2012.

CBS 2–02/12/2012

A man is seen typing on his laptop

East Chicago Schools Take Away Students’ Laptops After Robberies

Students in East Chicago, Ind., have suddenly found themselves unplugged from the laptop computers they had been given last winter.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2011

iPhone 4 (Ian Gavan/ Getty Images)

How To Get Cash For Old Gadgets

High tech gadgets are always hot picks for the holidays, but with the new “toys” arriving, the older ones get dumped.