April 17, 2013
by Lon Seidman | April 17, 2013 12:16pm
April 23, 2012
by Lon Seidman | April 23, 2012 3:27pm
The University of Connecticut received a drone aircraft certificate of authorization by the Federal Aviation Administration, but school officials say they will be flying the aircraft for research purposes rather than surveillance. In fact, they want to build a helicopter that will fly itself.
Tags: UConn, University of Connecticut, drone, autonomous, aircraft, helicopter, dh
April 8, 2012
by Michael Lee-Murphy | April 8, 2012 10:11pm
September 24, 2011
by Christine Stuart | September 24, 2011 10:22pm
June 25, 2011
by GazetteNet.com | June 25, 2011 10:18pm
When Florence, Mass. residents James Ault and Margaret Keyser said “I do” at their wedding Saturday, the applause that echoed around their home came not only from the guests in attendance, but also from about 30 people at a church in Cape Town, South Africa.
Tags: skype, weddings, massachusetts, south africa, cape town
June 20, 2011
by Associated Press | June 20, 2011 7:25pm
Connecticut took a lot of criticism in recent weeks after Amazon.com decided to announced it was suspending its affiliate sales program here because of the state legislature’s support for charging sales tax on Internet purchases. But now Texas — super business friendly Texas — has followed suit.
Tags: amazon, sales tax, online retail, government 2.0, Amazon
June 10, 2011
by Lon Seidman | June 10, 2011 9:27pm
The debate over the “Amazon Tax” continued this week with the company announcing, as many expected, the cancellation of Connecticut-based affiliate marketing contracts. The changes impact website operators who are linking to Amazon and receiving a commission based on the sales those links generate.
Tags: Amazon, sales tax, Connecticut
by Lon Seidman | June 10, 2011 7:48am
Online retailer Amazon.com today informed its Connecticut affiliates that it is terminating their relationship, effective immediately. The contract terminations are the result of a new law that requires online retailers to collect tax from sales referred by Connecticut websites.
June 2, 2011
by Lon Seidman | June 2, 2011 12:41pm
Toyota is entering the plug-in market with a new 2012 Prius model that will allow for limited gas-free driving.
May 26, 2011
by Karen Senich | May 26, 2011 3:32pm