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Getting your Apple Watch? Here's how to use it

...bought one yet will likely face a wait. Apple's retail stores won't have them, with the company taking orders over the Internet only - for delivery as late as July for some models.Although a handful of other stores are carrying them, quantities are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-27/getting-your-apple-watch-h
ESPN sues Verizon over unbundling sports channel

...effects on how other pay-TV programming is packaged. Cable and satellite services are scrambling to retain subscribers as Internet video spawns new and less expensive ways to stay entertained and informed.Verizon is allowing customers to subscribe to a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-27/espn-sues-verizon-over-unb
'American Pie' reminds me of how hard it was to decipher in 1972

...America, and my clique of friends and co-workers wasn't sure what it all was about. We had to dig, and this was before the Internet.Our sources were limited, and we felt isolated from the world. There were military radio and TV stations, but all others...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-26/american-pie-reminds-me-how-h
Nasdaq trades above dot-com record as US stocks advance; GM falls on weak earnings

...the crossing of that threshold is purely ceremonial and psychological.The index, while still weighted with technology and Internet companies, has not been defined by the likes of Pets.com, Geocities or WebVan for a decade and a half.Apple, a company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-24/nasdaq-trades-above-dot-co
Millennials reshaping hotel industry

...decent but has good reviews. "If I need to pay little bit more than I will." With a generation constantly plugged into the Internet and social media outlets, Winey said it is ever-crucial for a hotel to maintain a positive reputation.He said millennials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-24/millennials
Verizon slices up the bundle, lets customers choose

...channel packs.The offer does not include internet service.There's currently seven channel...packages include Double Play, which has TV and Internet, and Triple Play, which includes TV, Internet and phone service. Double Play packages...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-17/verizon-slices-bundle-lets
A costly lesson

...for example, didn't make students better at math, just quicker.Yes, students need to know about computers and the Internet to avoid the so-called "digital divide," but not at the expense of mastering reading, writing and arithmetic.Real education...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-21/costly-lesson
What's in a hotel name? Guests try to decipher the mystery

...purchased Kimpton, adding its boutique hotels to the larger chain.And hotel executives say more brands are on the way."The Internet has driven people to more niches. Everything is more segmented," says Best Western CEO David Kong. "Our six brands are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-18/whats-hotel-name-guests-tr
Robocalls are rising despite 'don't call' list

...phone calls favored by scammers. Since the convergence of Internet and phone lines, it's become easy to blast out hundreds...built to work on certain phone lines, namely Voice-over-Internet Protocol, or VoIP.Consumers groups say that the emergence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-08/robocalls-are-rising-despi
Get schooled on proper behavior

...cellphone, and 94 percent use Facebook, according to the Pew Internet Project.One in 10 children are victims of school-employee...Circle magazine.Parents should monitor their children's Internet activity. How regrettable society has to put the friendly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-12/get-schooled-proper-b