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  • Tech Check: Cyber Monday

    Tech Check: Cyber Monday

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:07 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:07:29 GMT
    The Monday after Black Friday is traditionally called Cyber Monday in the retail world. That is the busiest online shopping day of the year.
    The Monday after Black Friday is traditionally called Cyber Monday in the retail world. That is the busiest online shopping day of the year.
  • Tech Check: Back-to-school apps

    Tech Check: Back-to-school apps

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:35 GMT
    A smartphone won't do your student's homework for them, but it might help.  In fact, there are a few apps that both students and parents might want to consider this school year.
    A smartphone won't do your student's homework for them, but it might help.  In fact, there are a few apps that both students and parents might want to consider this school year.
  • Tech Check: Tablet vs. Laptop for back-to-school

    Tech Check: Tablet vs. Laptop for back-to-school

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:34 GMT
    It is a debate between what type of technology you need to get for your student. The question now, should you get a laptop or a tablet?
    It is a debate between what type of technology you need to get for your student. The question now, should you get a laptop or a tablet?
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  • Business Break: Path to Georgia 529 Program

    Business Break Path to Georgia 529 Program

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 10:43 AM EDT2014-04-15 14:43:13 GMT
    Take a look at the Fox 5 Business Break featuring TIAA CREFF. For more information: https://www.path2college529.com/
    Take a look at the Fox 5 Business Break featuring TIAA CREFF. For more information: https://www.path2college529.com/
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  • Tech Check: Cyber Monday

    Tech Check: Cyber Monday

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:07 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:07:29 GMT
    The Monday after Black Friday is traditionally called Cyber Monday in the retail world. That is the busiest online shopping day of the year.
    The Monday after Black Friday is traditionally called Cyber Monday in the retail world. That is the busiest online shopping day of the year.
  • Tech Check: Back-to-school apps

    Tech Check: Back-to-school apps

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:35 GMT
    A smartphone won't do your student's homework for them, but it might help.  In fact, there are a few apps that both students and parents might want to consider this school year.
    A smartphone won't do your student's homework for them, but it might help.  In fact, there are a few apps that both students and parents might want to consider this school year.
  • Tech Check: Tablet vs. Laptop for back-to-school

    Tech Check: Tablet vs. Laptop for back-to-school

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:34 GMT
    It is a debate between what type of technology you need to get for your student. The question now, should you get a laptop or a tablet?
    It is a debate between what type of technology you need to get for your student. The question now, should you get a laptop or a tablet?
  • Tech Check: Pet Check

    Tech Check: Pet Check

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:32 GMT
    This week's "Tech Check" could easily be renamed "Pet Check." Man's best friend has apps of the canine kind.
    This week's "Tech Check" could easily be renamed "Pet Check." Man's best friend has apps of the canine kind.
  • Tech Check: Red Cross Hurricane app

    Tech Check: Red Cross Hurricane app

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:26 GMT
    While keeping an eye on Isaac, this week's Tech Check presents a new mobile app from the American Red Cross that could help families safe and in touch during natural disasters.
    While keeping an eye on Isaac, this week's Tech Check presents a new mobile app from the American Red Cross that could help families safe and in touch during natural disasters.
  • Tech Check: Rumor has it

    Tech Check: Rumor has it

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:26 GMT
    It is rumor and reality in this week's Tech Check.
    It is rumor and reality in this week's Tech Check.
  • Tech Check: iPhone 5 Fever

    Tech Check: iPhone 5 Fever

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:24 GMT
    The big news in the tech world this week has been and probably will continue to be the iPhone 5 announcement. Apple is expected to roll out the newest installment to the iFamily this week.
    The big news in the tech world this week has been and probably will continue to be the iPhone 5 announcement. Apple is expected to roll out the newest installment to the iFamily this week.
  • Tech Check: A private Big Brother or chance for big deals?

    Tech Check: A private Big Brother or chance for big deals?

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:20 GMT
    What if Big Brother wanted to get you a discount on your next purchase? Would you be willing to give up a little privacy to get a good deal?
    What if a company acted like Big Brother so they could get you a good discount on your next purchase? Would you be willing to give up a little privacy to get a best deal that are relevant to you?
  • Tech Check: Gangnam Style

    Tech Check: Gangnam Style

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:17 GMT
    Does the Gangnam Style video hold the key to helping your fussy child calm down quickly?
    Does the Gangnam Style video hold the key to helping your fussy child calm down quickly?
  • Tech Check: Loyalty rewards app

    Tech Check: Loyalty rewards app

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:17 GMT
    Are you a fan of loyalty cards? The cards a business give you which may punch a hole for each visit or purchase? How many times have you forgotten those cards when you go somewhere?
    Are you a fan of loyalty cards? The cards a business give you which may punch a hole for each visit or purchase? How many times have you forgotten those cards when you go somewhere?
  • Tech Check: iPad 3

    Tech Check: iPad 3

    The internet is wild with rumors of the next iPad.
    The internet is wild with rumors of the next iPad.
  • Tech Check: Kindle Fire

    Tech Check: Kindle Fire

    In this Tech Check, FOX 5's Doug Evans reports that the Kindle Fire has apparently done what no other tablet had done before: take a bite out of Apple.
    In this Tech Check, FOX 5's Doug Evans reports that the Kindle Fire has apparently done what no other tablet had done before: take a bite out of Apple.
  • Tech Check: Google Earth

    Tech Check: Google Earth

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:05:14 GMT
    Google Earth is fascinating, and you've probably used it to spy down on your house from space. Now there are claims that with Google Earth, new pyramids have been discovered in Egypt. Could that be true?
    Google Earth is fascinating, and you've probably used it to spy down on your house from space. Now there are claims that with Google Earth, new pyramids have been discovered in Egypt. Could that be true?
  • Tech Check: Health and Fitness Apps

    Tech Check: Health and Fitness Apps

    Your smart phone just might be the key to good health and fitness in 2012. If healthy living through exercise was your goal in the New Year, there may be apps that might help you get the job done.
    Your smart phone just might be the key to good health and fitness in 2012. If healthy living through exercise was your goal in the New Year, there may be apps that might help you get the job done.
  • Tech Check: Protective Cases

    Tech Check: Protective Cases

    If you’re giving a tech gift this Christmas like an iPhone or iPad, you might consider an additional stocking stuffer to go along with it.
    If you’re giving a tech gift this Christmas like an iPhone or iPad, you might consider an additional stocking stuffer to go along with it.
  • Tech Check: Pandora Christmas Music

    Tech Check: Pandora Christmas Music

    In this Tech Check, FOX 5's Doug Evans found an app that could bring a little extra cheer to your holiday season!  And, the price is right-- Pandora is free!
    In this Tech Check, FOX 5's Doug Evans found an app that could bring a little extra cheer to your holiday season!  And, the price is right-- Pandora is free!
  • Tech Check: Battery Life

    Tech Check: Battery Life

    The number one complaint among smart phone users is dropped calls, number two is dead batteries. But, you might be able to help your smartphone battery last a little longer with this Tech Check.
    The number one complaint among smart phone users is dropped calls, number two is dead batteries. But, you might be able to help your smartphone battery last a little longer with this Tech Check.
  • Tech Check: iHospital Opens in Atlanta

    Tech Check: iHospital Opens in Atlanta

    They say an apple a day keeps the doctor away, but that’s not true at the iHospital. In this Tech Check, FOX 5’s Doug Evans reports on the new hospital that has opened its doors for broken Apple products.
    They say an apple a day keeps the doctor away, but that’s not true at the iHospital. In this Tech Check, FOX 5’s Doug Evans reports on the new hospital that has opened its doors for broken Apple products.
  • Tech Check: Photo Apps for Smartphones

    Tech Check: Photo Apps for Smartphones

    It seems like more people these days are taking pictures with their phones than with cameras. So which apps are the best for your photos?
    It seems like more people these days are taking pictures with their phones than with cameras. So which apps are the best for your photos?
  • Tech Check: Social Media and Severe Storms

    Tech Check: Social Media and Severe Storms

    In the wake of last week's deadly tornado outbreak, a Facebook page has been set up and dedicated to the thousands of pictures and personal items found all over the southeast after the storms. In this Tech Check, Fox 5's...
    In the wake of last week's deadly tornado outbreak, a Facebook page has been set up and dedicated to the thousands of pictures and personal items found all over the southeast after the storms. In this Tech Check, Fox 5's...
  • Tech Check: The tablet size war

    Tech Check: The tablet size war

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:53 GMT
    Suddenly size matters in the tablet wars and it is all about the 7-inch tablet.
    Suddenly size matters in the tablet wars and it is all about the 7-inch tablet. While the iPad is the undisputed king of the tablet wars, its screen measures 9.7 inches while several others are offering a size that might be a better fit.
  • Tech Check: Devices change the face of summer reading

    Tech Check: Devices change the face of summer reading

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:50 GMT
    Are you deep into your summer reading?  Is it a book made of paper or an eBook?
    Are you deep into your summer reading?  Is it a book made of paper or an eBook?
  • Tech Check: How to find a lost smart phone

    Tech Check: How to find a lost smart phone

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:47 GMT
    You've searched for it everywhere: in your kitchen, the bathroom, in between the couch cushions, under you bed, and even in your car. Did you leave it at work? How do you find it?
    You've searched for it everywhere: in your kitchen, the bathroom, in between the couch cushions, under you bed, and even in your car. Did you leave it at work? How do you find it?
  • Tech Check: Military PTSD app

    Tech Check: Military PTSD app

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:47 GMT
    Georgia welcomed home some of its brave men and women at Fort Benning on Saturday after being deployed in Afghanistan for nearly two years.
    Georgia welcomed home some of its brave men and women at Fort Benning on Saturday after being deployed in Afghanistan for nearly two years.
  • Tech Check: Cycle Atlanta

    Tech Check: Cycle Atlanta

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:45 GMT
    The city of Atlanta is getting into the mobile app business and its first venture is for cyclists. There is a new app designed to improve and promote cycling in the city.
    The city of Atlanta is getting into the mobile app business and its first venture is for cyclists. There is a new app designed to improve and promote cycling in the city.
  • Tech Check: Windows 8 premiers with little fanfare

    Tech Check: Windows 8 premiers with little fanfare

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:42 GMT
    Remember when the launch of a new windows operating system was a really big deal? Remember when Microsoft ruled the headlines of the tech world?
    Remember when the launch of a new windows operating system was a really big deal? Remember when Microsoft ruled the headlines of the tech world?
  • Tech Check: Live TV on your smart phone

    Tech Check: Live TV on your smart phone

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:39 GMT
    Are you away from your television for longer periods of time, but want to be able to see the latest shows, news, and weather coverage on FOX 5?
    Are you away from your television for longer periods of time, but want to be able to see the latest shows, news, and weather coverage on FOX 5?
  • Tech Check: Ultraviolet light germ-killing devices

    Tech Check: Ultraviolet light germ-killing devices

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:37 GMT
    Ultraviolet Light is being used to kill germs and there are several products on the market right now that make claims to do just that using UV. The idea has been a big hit with moms.
    Ultraviolet Light is being used to kill germs and there are several products on the market right now that make claims to do just that using UV. The idea has been a big hit with moms.
  • Tech Check: What to look for in a tablet

    Tech Check: What to look for in a tablet

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:36 GMT
    There are a mind-boggling number of choices this year if you are in the market to buy a tablet. But don't worry: choice is good and there are people that can help.
    There are a mind-boggling number of choices this year if you are in the market to buy a tablet. But don't worry: choice is good and there are people that can help.
  • Tech Check: Fernbank Museum app

    Tech Check: Fernbank Museum app

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:33 GMT
    What if you could make a museum exhibit come to life? It sounds like a movie plot, but for one museum in metro Atlanta, it's becoming closer to a reality.
    What if you could make a museum exhibit come to life? It sounds like a movie plot, but for one museum in metro Atlanta, it's becoming closer to a reality.
  • Tech Check: The Texting Revolution

    Tech Check: The Texting Revolution

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:29 GMT
    It was 20 years ago this week when the first text message was ever sent. Texting has significantly changed our world, but the text message is still just 160 characters.
    It was 20 years ago this week when the first text message was ever sent. Texting has significantly changed our world, but the text message is still just 160 characters.
  • Tech Check: The Touchscreen PC

    Tech Check: The Touchscreen PC

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:28 GMT
    If you are looking to purchase a laptop or desktop computer for Christmas, consider getting a touchscreen.
    If you are looking to purchase a laptop or desktop computer for Christmas, consider getting a touchscreen.
  • Tech Check: Buying the right smart phone

    Tech Check: Buying the right smart phone

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:26 GMT
    Buying a smart phone this Christmas? Trying to navigate through the overwhelming choices can be hard, but it will be easier knowing how to buy one.
    Buying a smart phone this Christmas? Trying to navigate through the overwhelming choices can be hard, but it will be easier knowing how to buy one.
  • Tech Check: Getting gifts for moms

    Tech Check: Getting gifts for moms

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:23 GMT
    Shopping for the women in your life can be tough when it comes to technology especially for mothers.
    Shopping for the women in your life can be tough when it comes to technology especially for mothers.
  • Tech Check: Super Bowl TV buying tips

    Tech Check: Super Bowl TV buying tips

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:21 GMT
    The Falcons are ONE WIN from the Super Bowl—and you know you'll need a new TV to watch that big game!
    The Falcons are ONE WIN from the Super Bowl—and you know you'll need a new TV to watch that big game!  Every year, the stores are set for big sales around Super Bowl time, and we've got what you need to know to make the right choice.
  • Tech Check: Cases for iDevices

    Tech Check: Cases for iDevices

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:18 GMT
    Did you get a new iPad for Christmas? Have you thought about a case for it?
    Did you get a new iPad for Christmas? Have you thought about a case for it?
  • Tech Check: Favorite smart phone gadgets

    Tech Check: Favorite smart phone gadgets

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:18 GMT
    It is amazing what a smart phone can do and the list keeps growing longer and longer every day.
    It is amazing what a smart phone can do and the list keeps growing longer and longer every day.
  • Tech Check: Fitness tech

    Tech Check: Fitness tech

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:15 GMT
    Is fitness your goal for the New Year? There's an app for that!
    Is fitness your goal for the New Year? There's an app for that!
  • Tech Check: Weather radio app

    Tech Check: Weather radio app

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:15 GMT
    The tornado outbreak affecting north Georgia this week is a cautionary tale for the rest of Georgia as we head into the time of year that more powerful storms might move into the state.
    The tornado outbreak affecting north Georgia this week is a cautionary tale for the rest of Georgia as we head into the time of year that more powerful storms might move into the state.
  • Tech Check: Valentine's Day

    Tech Check: Valentine's Day

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:09 GMT
    There is usually nothing romantic about a smart phone, but with Valentine's Day coming up, it is a necessity.
    There is usually nothing romantic about a smart phone, but with Valentine's Day coming up, it is a necessity.
  • Tech Check: Selling used cars online only

    Tech Check: Selling used cars online only

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:09 GMT
    What is the most expensive thing you have ever bought online? How about a car?
    What is the most expensive thing you have ever bought online? How about a car?
  • Tech Check: Iris home controls

    Tech Check: Iris home controls

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:03 GMT
    Imagine having a remote control for everything you own in your home. You can have that in the palm of your hands, or rather in your smart phone.
    Imagine having a remote control for everything you own in your home. You can have that in the palm of your hands, or rather in your smart phone.
  • Tech Check: Cutting the (phone) cord

    Tech Check: Cutting the (phone) cord

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:02 GMT
    More and more people are cutting the cord, ditching their traditional home phones and going wireless.
    More and more people are cutting the cord, ditching their traditional home phones and going wireless.
  • Tech Check: March Madness

    Tech Check: March Madness

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:04:00 GMT
    March Madness is coming and this year you don't need to waste paper or time checking your brackets. There's an app for that.
    March Madness is coming and this year you don't need to waste paper or time checking your brackets. There's an app for that.
  • Tech Check: Graduation gifts

    Tech Check: Graduation gifts

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:59 GMT
    Shopping for graduation gifts can be a headache, especially when the graduate in your life may be asking for the latest, greatest gadget.
    Shopping for graduation gifts can be a headache, especially when the graduate in your life may be asking for the latest, greatest gadget.
  • Tech Check: Sayroom app

    Tech Check: Sayroom app

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:58 GMT
    Students from Georgia State University are behind a new social media app that helps you speak your mind-- literally.  It's called Sayroom, and we've got details in this week's Tech Check.
    Students from Georgia State University are behind a new social media app that helps you speak your mind-- literally.  It's called Sayroom, and we've got details in this week's Tech Check.
  • Tech Check: Belkin net cam

    Tech Check: Belkin net cam

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:56 GMT
    In this Tech Check, we're thinking about working parents who might like to keep a little closer eye on their kids while they're at home this summer.
    In this Tech Check, we're thinking about working parents who might like to keep a little closer eye on their kids while they're at home this summer.
  • Tech Check: Father's Day buys

    Tech Check: Father's Day buys

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:50 GMT
    Father's Day is coming up fast and if you don't have present for your father, but don't want to get him another tie, we have a few suggestions.
    Father's Day is coming up fast and if you don't have present for your father, but don't want to get him another tie, we have a few suggestions.
  • Tech Check: ES12 golf device

    Tech Check: ES12 golf device

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:50 GMT
    A new device can track the distance of your golf ball, help you improve your swing and even become your virtual caddy. Did we mention it also keeps score all through your smart device?
    A new device can track the distance of your golf ball, help you improve your swing and even become your virtual caddy. Did we mention it also keeps score all through your smart device?
  • Tech Check: Front Flip app

    Tech Check: Front Flip app

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:50 GMT
    The loyalty cards on customer's key chains may be going out of fashion making way for the loyalty apps. There is a new one that has hit Atlanta called Front Flip.
    The loyalty cards on customer's key chains may be going out of fashion making way for the loyalty apps. There is a new one that has hit Atlanta called Front Flip.
  • Tech Check: Clinical trials apps

    Tech Check: Clinical trials apps

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:43 GMT
    Several apps have been created to help cancer patients find clinical studies and learn more about their disease.
    Several apps have been created to help cancer patients find clinical studies and learn more about their disease.
  • Tech Check: New iPhone rumors

    Tech Check: New iPhone rumors

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:41 GMT
    There seems to be a lot of agreement among the online tech sites that the replacement for the iPhone 5 will not be revolutionary.
    There seems to be a lot of agreement among the online tech sites that the replacement for the iPhone 5 will not be revolutionary.
  • Tech Check: Smart phone storm prep

    Tech Check: Smart phone storm prep

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:39 GMT
    If the recent rash of rain has you worried about your family's safety, you may want to start thinking of different ways your smartphone can actually help you in severe weather situations.
    If the recent rash of rain has you worried about your family's safety, you may want to start thinking of different ways your smartphone can actually help you in severe weather situations.
  • Tech Check: Jawbone fitness band

    Tech Check: Jawbone fitness band

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:39 GMT
    Imagine a device that you can wear that will track your vital signs including how much you exercise, sleep and the movements you make.
    Imagine a device that you can wear that will track your vital signs including how much you exercise, sleep and the movements you make.
  • Tech Check: Back-to-school and tablet choices

    Tech Check: Back-to-school and tablet choices

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:38 GMT
    It's back-to-school time, and Georgia's tax-free holiday happens August 9 and 10.  Now might be the time to include a tablet on that shopping list, but don't worry—you don't have to spend big bucks.
    It's back-to-school time, and Georgia's tax-free holiday happens August 9 and 10.  Now might be the time to include a tablet on that shopping list, but don't worry—you don't have to spend big bucks.  This week, you might actually save big bucks instead!
  • Tech Check: Back-to-school apps

    Tech Check: Back-to-school apps

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:32 GMT
    More students than ever before will be bringing their own technology to school this year.  Here are some apps to help your students use their tablets or smartphones to stay organized.
    More students than ever before will be bringing their own technology to school this year.  Here are some apps to help your students use their tablets or smartphones to stay organized.
  • Tech Check: Pet tech

    Tech Check: Pet tech

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:31 GMT
    These are the dog days of summer, even if it doesn't feel like it because of all the rain. And we thought it would be nice to profile technology to keep your pets safe, healthy and happy.
    These are the dog days of summer, even if it doesn't feel like it because of all the rain. And we thought it would be nice to profile technology to keep your pets safe, healthy and happy.
  • Tech Check: Google Glass

    Tech Check: Google Glass

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:29 GMT
    In case you haven't heard the buzz about it, Google Glass is wearable technology that may just promise to take smart devices to the next level, but through all the buzz there is some controversy.
    In case you haven't heard the buzz about it, Google Glass is wearable technology that may just promise to take smart devices to the next level, but through all the buzz there is some controversy.
  • Tech Check: Gridiron gizmos

    Tech Check: Gridiron gizmos

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:29 GMT
    This week's Tech Check is divided up into quarters just in time for the football season to kickoff. The end of August signals the beginning of gridiron games and technology can help you prepare.
    This week's Tech Check is divided up into quarters just in time for the football season to kickoff. The end of August signals the beginning of gridiron games and technology can help you prepare.
  • Tech Check: Slingbox

    Tech Check: Slingbox

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:22 GMT
    Why not take television with you? If you have cable, you are paying for it anyway, but you can't possibly be home all the time watching it. So, how can you take it with you?
    Why not take television with you? If you have cable, you are paying for it anyway, but you can't possibly be home all the time watching it. So, how can you take it with you?
  • Tech Check: iOS7 launch

    Tech Check: iOS7 launch

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:22 GMT
    A big chunk of the Apple world will be downloading the new iOS7 this week. It is an update of the operating system on iPhones, iPads and iTouches. It is a free update to users.
    A big chunk of the Apple world will be downloading the new iOS7 this week. It is an update of the operating system on iPhones, iPads and iTouches. It is a free update to users.
  • Tech Check: Nokia Lumia 1020

    Tech Check: Nokia Lumia 1020

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:20 GMT
    Serious smartphone photographers will want to check out a particular smartphone with an advanced camera.
    Serious smartphone photographers will want to check out a particular smartphone with an advanced camera.
  • Tech Check: Device insurance

    Tech Check: Device insurance

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:17 GMT
    An Atlanta-based company is giving some device owners a little piece of mind when it comes to damaging, drowning, losing or having a device stolen.
    An Atlanta-based company is giving some device owners a little piece of mind when it comes to damaging, drowning, losing or having a device stolen.
  • Tech Check: Galaxy Gear

    Tech Check: Galaxy Gear

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:16 GMT
    Maybe it will kill the mystic around so many stories with similar communication devices, but to the tech-savvy individual, the future is now thanks to the new Samsung Galaxy Gear.
    Maybe it will kill the mystic around so many stories with similar communication devices, but to the tech-savvy individual, the future is now thanks to the new Samsung Galaxy Gear.
  • Tech Check: Halloween apps 2013

    Tech Check: Halloween apps 2013

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:12 GMT
    All Hallow's Eve is nearly upon us and we have a few suggestions on app that will help make fun and the right type of scary.
    All Hallow's Eve is nearly upon us and we have a few suggestions on app that will help make fun and the right type of scary.
  • Tech Check: iPad Air

    Tech Check: iPad Air

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:12 GMT
    he new iPad is not that light, but it is noticeably lighter than the previous iPods. FOX 5's Doug Evans got a first-hand look at the new iPad Air thanks to the folks at Verizon.
    he new iPad is not that light, but it is noticeably lighter than the previous iPods. FOX 5's Doug Evans got a first-hand look at the new iPad Air thanks to the folks at Verizon.
  • Tech Check: Dyle TV on the go

    Tech Check: Dyle TV on the go

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:10 GMT
    More people are watching television on the go these days and the portable kitchen counter television of old has been has been replaced. Even the watchman has been retired.
    More people are watching television on the go these days and the portable kitchen counter television of old has been has been replaced. Even the watchman has been retired.
  • Tech Check: Black Friday apps let you skip the lines

    Tech Check: Black Friday apps let you skip the lines

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:05 GMT
    What if we told you that you didn't need to stand in line on Black Friday, but could do it all from the palm of your hand with two free apps? Tech Check's Doug Evans has a new way to shop for the best deal.
    What if we told you that you didn't need to stand in line on Black Friday, but could do it all from the palm of your hand with two free apps? Tech Check's Doug Evans has a new way to shop for the best deal.
  • Tech Check: Black Friday electronics war

    Tech Check: Black Friday electronics war

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:05 GMT
    It is the final countdown to Black Friday and if you're in the market for electronics, this could be the Christmas to buy and buy big.
    It is the final countdown to Black Friday and if you're in the market for electronics, this could be the Christmas to buy and buy big.
  • Tech Check: Smartphones for children

    Tech Check: Smartphones for children

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:03 GMT
    It is one of those issues parents now face with the advent of the latest tech generation: When should your children get smart phones? And now is a good time to buy with all the holiday sales.
    It is one of those issues parents now face with the advent of the latest tech generation: When should your children get smart phones? And now is a good time to buy with all the holiday sales.
  • Tech Check: Off-the-radar gifts

    Tech Check: Off-the-radar gifts

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:03:03 GMT
    For all those who are looking for the perfect gift for the tech person in your life who has everything, we have some off-the-radar suggestions.
    Some tech gifts just don't get all the big headlines that other do during the holiday season. So, for those who are looking for the perfect gift for the tech person in your life who has everything, we have some off-the-radar suggestions.
  • Tech Check: Isis Mobile Wallet

    Tech Check: Isis Mobile Wallet

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:55 GMT
    Did you know it take people 20 minutes to realize they have left their wallet at home? But it only takes them four minutes to realize they have forgotten their smartphone.
    Did you know it take people 20 minutes to realize they have left their wallet at home? But it only takes them four minutes to realize they have forgotten their smartphone.
  • Tech Check: Put a case on it

    Tech Check: Put a case on it

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:55 GMT
    How do you protect your new tablet? You got a new tablet this Christmas, but for those who are worried about how to protect it, we found a simple solution.It's called iBallz. Yeah, it has a funny name,
    How do you protect your new tablet? You got a new tablet this Christmas, but for those who are worried about how to protect it, we found a simple solution.It's called iBallz. Yeah, it has a funny name,
  • Tech Check: YouTube Top Videos of 2013

    Tech Check: YouTube Top Videos of 2013

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:53 GMT
    The year is drawing to a close and it is time to look back at YouTube's top trending video of 2013.
    The year is drawing to a close and it is time to look back at YouTube's top trending video of 2013.
  • Tech Check: Prepaid phone plans

    Tech Check: Prepaid phone plans

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:53 GMT
    You can save almost 50 percent on your mobile phone bill by going with a prepaid plan. Those prepaid phones have gotten a bad rap over the years with a lot of people considering the phones cheap.
    You can save almost 50 percent on your mobile phone bill by going with a prepaid plan. Those prepaid phones have gotten a bad rap over the years with a lot of people considering the phones cheap, but prepaid is getting a second look in the tech world these days.
  • Tech Check: Tech Check: Fitness app helps charities

    Tech Check: Tech Check: Fitness app helps charities

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:47 GMT
    A smartphone app has the ability to energize your workout routine and help your favorite charity all at the same time.
    We are halfway through February and you might be slowing down on meeting your fitness goal. But a smartphone app has the ability to energize your workout routine and help your favorite charity all at the same time.
  • Tech Check: Fitbit Flex

    Tech Check: Fitbit Flex

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:46 GMT
    How about some fitness gadgets that can help breathe some new life into your goals for a healthier New Year?
    We're now approaching six weeks into the New Year. How are those resolutions going? Need some help? How about some fitness gadgets that can help breathe some new life into your goals for a healthier New Year?
  • Tech Check: Buying a big screen for the big game

    Tech Check: Buying a big screen for the big game

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:45 GMT
    The Super Bowl is coming up and it is one of the biggest times of the year to buy a television.
    The Super Bowl is coming up and it is one of the biggest times of the year to buy a television.
  • Tech Check: Bungee tags

    Tech Check: Bungee tags

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:44 GMT
    If you found someone's smartphone, what would you do to find the owner? Same thing with car keys, wallet, sunglass and other valuables we carry.
    If you found someone's smartphone, what would you do to find the owner? Same thing with car keys, wallet, sunglass and other valuables we carry.
  • Tech Check: Green thumb tech

    Tech Check: Green thumb tech

    Sunday, August 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-18 02:02:43 GMT
    Spring arrived this past week. And if you have got a desire to get out in the garden as soon as possible, make sure to take your smart device with you.
    Spring arrived this past week. And if you have got a desire to get out in the garden as soon as possible, make sure to take your smart device with you. We are giving thumbs up to a cool gadget and a couple of apps that will help turn your thumb green.
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