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Tennessee editorial roundup

| |Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Recent editorials from Tennessee newspapers:

Federal judge rules against Big Island GMO law

| |Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

A Hawaii County law restricting genetically engineered crops is invalid, a federal judge said in an order issued Wednesday.

Twitter now tracks other apps you've installed

|Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Twitter said it is now tracking what other apps its users have installed on their mobile devices so it can target content and ads to them better.

Union focuses on security guards at Apple

|Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Union organizers are hoping to add security guards at Apple's campus to their ranks in the latest push by organized labor in Silicon Valley.

Gadgets: Too hot in the kitchen? This thermometer alerts your phone when food is done

| |Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

The Kitchen Thermometer mini from iDevices is another innovative gadget from the company. This one connects to your smartphone or tablet and alerts you when your cooking item is at the desired temperature.

Tech Q&A: Transferring music files to a new PC

| |Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Q: I have ripped (copied) more than 400 music CDs to my Windows Vista PC using Windows Media Player. From the PC, I could transfer the songs to my MP3 music player. Now I've got a new Windows 7 laptop. How can I transfer all those songs from my old PC to my new one and back up the song files?

Netflix sues Yahoo CIO for alleged kickbacks

|Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Netflix is suing a former company vice president who is now chief information officer at Yahoo, accusing him of receiving money from vendors he hired to work with the video streaming company.

US agency threatens to act against air bag maker

| |Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

U.S. safety regulators threatened fines and legal action against Takata Corp. Wednesday unless the company admits that its driver's air bag inflators are defective and agrees to a nationwide recall.

Kalamazoo college to reinvent culinary education

| |Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Every chef can stir and saute, but those coming out of the new Kalamazoo Valley Community College culinary school will know about sustainability and locally sourcing their food as well.

US tightens smog limits in bid to protect health

| |Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

In a fresh confrontation with Republicans, the Obama administration on Wednesday proposed stricter emissions limits on smog-forming pollution linked to asthma and respiratory illness. The move fulfilled a long-delayed campaign promise by President Barack Obama but left environmental and public health groups wanting more.

Review: 4 shopping apps that will save you money

| |Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Want to save some cash while holiday shopping? The best tool can be a smartphone packed with the right apps.

Judge in Reno blocks Uber's ride-sharing in Nevada

| |Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

A Washoe County District Court judge granted the state's request late Tuesday for a court order blocking the ride-sharing company Uber Technologies from operating unregulated in Nevada, saying Uber's refusal to comply with the necessary state licensing requirements could put the public's safety at risk.

Space station's 3-D printer pops out 1st creation

| |Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

The first 3-D printer in space has popped out its first creation.

Business Highlights

| |Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

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Florida Gov. and staff used private email account

| |Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

Florida Gov. Rick Scott exchanged emails dealing with vetoes, the state budget and his speeches from a private email account, according to records turned over to The Associated Press on Tuesday.

Syracuse mayor releases $1 billion wish list

|Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

The mayor of Syracuse on Tuesday announced a $1 billion list of projects intended to address long-term infrastructure needs and vowed to aggressively lobby Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the Legislature for state support.

HP earnings show continued struggle

| |Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

Hewlett-Packard Co.'s latest earnings report shows that despite three years of efforts to turn its business around, the venerable tech giant still has a lot more work ahead.

Space station's 3-D printer pops out 1st creation

| |Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

The first 3-D printer in space has popped out its first creation.

The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks

| |Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

iBook charts for week ending November 24, 2014:

Senate giving old computers to Arkansas schools

|Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

A handful of computers no longer used at the U.S. Senate are going to five rural schools in Arkansas.