In Time For Back To School, Dozens Of Kids Get Computers In EnglewoodA Pew Research Institute study showed almost half of low income families don't have computers at home.
South Loop Residents Give Laptops To Charter School Students In Need"I asked for one or two laptops and I got over 30 responses. Someone just came and dropped off a laptop two minutes ago."
Computer Scientist Who Pioneered 'Copy' And 'Paste' Has DiedAfter leaving Apple in 1997 he co-founded an education software company and held executive positions at Amazon, Yahoo and the genetics-testing service 23andMe before turning to independent consulting.
Apple Unveils New iPad Air, iPad MiniTypically Apple creates fanfare around the arrival of new hardware. But this year it wants the focus of its upcoming spring press event to be on its rumored streaming service. That's why the company let the world know about its new iPads in a press release.
Study: Average Worker Spends 1,700 Hours In Front Of Computer ScreenA new study has found that the average worker is spending over two months of every year in front of a computer screen.
Mac vs. PC: What Type Of Setup Does Your Small Business Need?Choosing between a Mac and a PC may come down to your personal preferences, but your choice can also impact your business.
City Unveils Mobile Computer Lab To Help Keep Kids Learning In SummerChicago Park District Supt. Michael Kelly said the mobile classroom, unveiled as part of the Chicago City of Learning program, will allow kids to learn about things like computer coding, fashion design, and video production.
United, NYSE Outages Stoke Fears About Vulnerability Of Computer SystemsCBS 2's Mike Parker in every one of these breakdowns, it was computer technology, not a hostile set of attacks. But one local expert says more of those are sure to come and we should be ready.
Riverside School District Employee Charged With Stealing iPads, ComputersLamawr Palmer, 31, was charged with one felony count of theft of school property, according to a statement from Riverside police.
In Illinois, About 7.3 Percent Of Computers Run Windows XP, Potential Hacker TargetsJust how many computers are still running Windows XP?
Should You E-File Or See A Tax Specialist For Your Returns?When it comes to figuring your taxes, should you rely on software or turn to a pro?
Teachers Union Delivers Lumps Of Coal As Mayor Touts Computer CurriculumCBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports on the continuing battle for the hearts and minds of parents.
Pair Protests Orland Park Library Computer Policy Allowing Patrons To View PornIn a testy exchange with a library board attorney, Megan Fox and Kevin DuJan complained about a policy allowing patrons to visit any website – including pornography – on adult-only computers, so long as the content isn’t illegal.
Chicago Group Sending 700 Computers To Kids In Latin AmericaA non-profit organization has begun shipping 700 computers to needy students in Mexico and the Dominican Republic
Program To Expand Internet Access In ChicagoMore than a million Chicago residents will be eligible for low-cost Internet service through a program aimed at expanding digital access to underserved areas.