MOBILE, Ala. - Need more reason to hang around a coffee shop? Starbucks Wi-Fi is getting a major boost.
The coffee chain giant is teaming up with Google to offer customers dramatically faster Wi-Fi service. Starting in August, new U.S. company-operated Starbucks stores will receive up to ten times faster network and Wi-Fi speeds. And over the next eighteen months, Starbucks will convert more than seven thousand U.S stores to the upgraded service.
Did you know that by law, it's perfectly legal for your boss to monitor your personal text messages? So, you may want to invest in two cellphones. One for work, and one for play. A recent survey shows 2/3's of bosses are monitoring their workers' personal text messages.
And, man's best friend is going high tech with motion activated pet bowls. You can get one at sharperimage.com . When your dog or cat approaches, it opens up. After five seconds of no motion, it will automatically close.
How about a scannable tag for your furry friend? For $12 you can get Pet Hub. It has a Q-R code that can be scanned with a smart phone. All of your pets information, including the owner's contact information shows up when it's scanned. A GPS Ping can even be sent so you can locate your pet.
Go to pethub.com to order one. That's your Daily Tech.
As college football prepares for the final Bowl Championship Series, featuring a Florida State-Auburn championship game, it's easy to see why the coming four-team playoff won't solve all the postseason problems.
A Baldwin County resident and his girlfriend were shopping at the Piggly Wiggly grocery store in Foley recently and noticed an envelope sitting on a shelf with money in it.
In a rare meeting between two of the nation's most storied programs, No. 3 Alabama and No. 11 Oklahoma will face off Jan. 2 in the Sugar Bowl at New Orleans.
A year ago the Auburn tigers finished the season 3 and 9, winless in the SEC. Following the 2012 season, Auburn hired a new head coach, Gus Malzahn – who has changed the script for the Tigers.
Residents in Creola and Saraland have a lot on the line this week as voters prepare to head to the polls Tuesday, December 10.
The GoDaddy Bowl announced Sunday, December Ball State University (10-2, 7-1) with the Mid-American Conference has accepted an invitation to play in the 2014 GoDaddy Bowl game against the Sun Belt Conference co-champion, Arkansas State University.