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ADT offers new remote and mobile security products

ADT's chief innovation officer Arthur Orduna talks into his smartphone to check the security and lights at his home. The ADT app recognizes his voice.

"Security status" he says, receiving confirmation that all is well. "Light status," he says, ...

Ron Wyden, a stalwart defender of an open Internet

PORTLAND, Ore. -- It can be hard to argue with U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, the Oregon Democrat who has been at the forefront of the biggest tech-policy issues in recent years.

Before "net neutrality" became the tech cause du jour, the Portland lawyer ...

Renewed taste for hard cider

British transplant Jeffrey House has long believed in the appeal of a pint of fermented apple juice.

But when he landed in California in the 1980s, he found few Americans willing to venture outside the familiar territory of beer and wine.

Fast ...

Charter a flight with the tap of an app

Boca Raton, Fla.-based JetSmarter wants to fly away with the consumer market for private jets.

The year-old venture connects consumers with charter jets via a mobile app, bypassing brokers and their fees.

Founder Sergey Petrossov said in the ...