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Belton, S.C., spill a cautionary tale on pipeline safety, advocates say

...change to allow a quick shutdown, Ruiz said. Internal inspections are conducted by "smart pigs," a specialized electronic device that travels the length of the pipe to detect anomalies in the thickness of the pipe walls.The sleeve in Belton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-15/belton-sc-spill-cautionary-ta
Japan trade deficit widens as export growth slows

...half of the year to China, Japan's biggest trading partner.Measured in dollar terms, demand for imports of electronic devices - a mainstay of Japanese manufacturing - was nearly flat while exports of machinery fell 12.3 percent and exports...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-19/japan-trade-deficit-widens
Bond denied to Augusta man facing child molestation charges

...painter before suffering a disability. Since 2014 he has repaired computers, which is why officers found so many electronic devices at his home, Mitchell said. McCurdy had no felony record and is active in his church, Mitchell said.McCurdy's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-10-23/bond-denied-augusta-ma
Judge to hear arguments on what evidence will be allowed in trial of Georgia man accused in hot car death

...search warrants and illegally searched Harris' vehicle, home, office, financial accounts, cellphones and other electronic devices. A motion asks the judge to throw out any evidence obtained from those searches.They also argue that police...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-13/judge-hear-arguments-what-evidence-
SC mayor indicted on wiretap charges

...earlier this month and was indicted Friday by a Spartanburg County grand jury. The indictment says Turner used electronic devices to intentionally intercept the communications of employees working in and around Lyman Town Hall. Sixty-five-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-25/sc-mayor-indicted-wire
Beyond air conditioning: savvy ways to keep your home cool

...incandescents and don't give off as much heat, Waltner says. PLANT A TREE: A tree is as sophisticated as any electronic device around, conservationists say. It lets sun through in winter and grows sun-blocking leaves in summer.Large...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/2015-07-31/beyond-air-conditioning-savvy-
Technical difficulties upend service at United Airlines, NYSE and WSJ on bad day for tech

...knock out vital services and conveniences of modern life are likely to become more common as computers and other electronic devices increasingly connect together over the Internet.For United, it was the second major technical issue in two months...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-08/technical-difficulties-upe
Ga. fuel inspectors checking pumps for illegal card scanners

...devices were found in Alabama and Florida.Card skimmers are devices that can be attached to gas pumps and other electronic devices that secretly record customers' debit and credit card information.Inspector Exavier Nash says authorities typically...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-04/ga-fuel-inspectors-checking-pumps-i
The safety risk of shrinking airline seats questioned by DOT

...added that most passengers don't pay attention to pre-flight safety briefings, especially now that they can use electronic devices from gate to gate.Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane, who chairs the DOT committee, noted concern that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-14/safety-risk-shrinking-airl
Browns GM Ray Farmer suspended for sending texts to sideline during games

...Farmer used a cellphone on "multiple occasions" during games in 2014.League rules prohibit teams from using any electronic devices beginning 90 minutes before kickoff through the end of a game. The rule forbids communication to the sidelines...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-03-30/browns-gm-ray-farmer-suspende