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WASHINGTON – A group of dozens of states and the District of Columbia sued Google on Wednesday over allegations that its mobile app store is abusing its market power, expanding legal challenges facing the internet search giant . The lawsuit is said to be the fourth federal or state antitrust lawsuit filed against Google since …

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – A weekend cyber attack by hackers affected thousands of businesses around the world. The ransomware barrage focused on the supply chain and resulted in a demand of $ 70 million from hackers. Santiago Torres-Arias, an assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering at Purdue University, is working on the implementation of …

What is online ethnography? Ethnography online, also known as digital ethnography or mobile ethnography, refers to a form of qualitative research that uses digital devices (laptop or smartphone) to collect information from respondents. Its popularity as a qualitative research methodology has exploded in recent years given the advancement in audio-video capabilities of smartphones and the …

From July 1, recipients of unemployment benefits in the United States will be entitled to zero-premium health care plans with little or no financial outlay obligatory. Financial assistance for unemployment will be provided through the Affordable Care Act (ACA), who recently survived a challenge to the Supreme Court of a number of Republican-led states. The …

The search for the next Wilmington International Airport manager has begun. The seven members of the New Hanover County Airport Authority voted unanimously on June 8 to withdraw from the employment contract of then airport manager Julie Wilsey. Since then, the airport authority has formed a search committee and is preparing to sign a contract …

Public defender JD Schmid said law enforcement, in cooperation with Parabon NanoLabs, searched two databases without warrant or consent from people whose genetic information was disclosed, in violation of the law of Minnesota and state and federal constitutions. Schmid represents Michael Allan Carbo Jr., 53, who first appeared in person in court on Wednesday, June …

Picture this: you spent the day swimming in one of Michigan’s many lakes. After a while, you notice the formation of red, itchy blisters on your legs. What are these blisters? How did it happen? The red itchy blisters form a rash called cercarial dermatitis, colloquially known as swimmer’s itch, and is caused by parasitic …

Being a new parent is hard work. Along with the sleepless nights, countless diapers, and potty training, there’s the expense of it all. Experts estimate that it costs upward of $233,610 to bring up a child from birth through age 17 — and that doesn’t include higher education. If you need some extra help, there …

NBC Sports, Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA, NBCOlympics.com and peacock Record aerial coverage of the US Olympic trials for swimming, diving, track and field and gymnastics throughout June. It includes more than 85 hours of television, including more than 50 in prime time, the highest number ever recorded for these combined Olympic trials. Swimming: …

Social media has drastically restructured the way we communicate in an incredibly short period of time. We can discover, “Like,” click on, and share information faster than ever before, guided by algorithms most of us don’t quite understand. And while some social scientists, journalists, and activists have been raising concerns about how this is affecting …