Contact Us
Tech

Tech - Page 4

cell phone
Sean Gallup/Getty Images
[

Flooding in Carlton County Causes 9-1-1 Phone Issues

Flooding from our recent Spring snrain (snow+rain) storm has caused phone issues in Carlton County.  They have determined the issue is a break in a fiber optic line.  Repairable?  Yes, however, at this time the area that needs to be repaired is underwater and that's compounding the problem.  Crews are working on the situation.

Read More

Google Street View
Google Street View
[

Computer Virus Closes Cloquet Schools Thursday March 17

Most if not all area schools were closed on Wednesday, March 16 due to a powerful Spring winter storm that was to hit the region.  On Thursday, March 17, the Cloquet School District will be closed for a different kind of hit, a computer virus.

Read More

IMG_1461
[

We Now Live in A World Where A Necktie From JCPenney Costs More Than A Tablet

Yesterday I went shopping for some dress shirts and ties at JCPenney.  Afterwards, my mom and I went to Best Buy in the Burning Tree Plaza to shop for a new Amazon Fire tablet.  Then it hit me.  The Amazon Fire tablet cost less than my necktie

Read More

Mobile Deivices Users In Tokyo
Getty Images
[

Digital Pranksters Crashing Mobile and Desktop Web Browsers

Digital pranksters have struck again. This time with a flaw that impacts Safari and Chrome browsers on most devices (phone, tablet, laptop/desktop). NBC News is reporting the "prank" tricks people into clicking or tapping on links that will crash your browser by overloading them with some code.

Read More

Category: Featured, Tech Tags: ,
"Historic" Blizzard Sweeps Through Texas Panhandle
(Photo by John Weast/Getty Images)
[

Wisconsin Releases Winter Survival List, How To Prepare And Prevail

Winters here in the Northland can be brutal. We started this season kind of mild but now we are in full winter cold. If you are traveling (hopefully to take a vacation) you may want to include a winter survival kit.

Read More

Category: Featured, Tech, Weather Tags: ,
Kenny Chesney's The Big Revival Tour & Jason Aldean's Burn It Down 2015
Christopher Polk, Getty Images
[

Jason Aldean Changes His Tune About Music Streaming, Back on Spotify

Earlier this year, Jason Aldean joined forces with other huge names in the music industry in supporting an up-and-coming music service called Tidal after pulling his latest album from other streaming giant Spotify at the end of 2014. The decision was part of a movement among major artists from many genres of music to fight for what they argue to be fair pay for music streaming.

Read More

Media
iStock
[

Surprising Study Finds Teens Spend Even More Time Using Technology Than You Think

It's a cliche, really -- kids are consumed with Instagram, texting and video games. Well, there's a reason this is a cliche.

Read More

Category: Tech
Emoticons
Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook
[

Get a Look at the New Facebook Emoticons

Some big news from Mark Zuckerberg's empire.

Read More

Category: Tech, Video Tags:
FacebookDislikeScam
[

Don’t Fall for New Facebook ‘Dislike’ Scams

While there was plenty of excitement about the announcement of an upcoming 'dislike' feature on Facebook, use some patience and avoid falling for these new scams targeting eager users.

Read More

Category: Featured, Tech Tags:
Photo by Chris Allen
Photo by Chris Allen
[

Chris Allen’s Selfie Turns Into Selfie Photo Shoot, Wait Till You Hear The Story

I started a little album on my facebook page called Chris Allen and You, it was an album of pictures of me and another person taken while I was out broadcasting or hosting. Then it changed into everyone getting a selfie with me. So, people started coming up to me and asking for a selfie, then this happened.

Read More

Category: Events, Featured, Tech Tags: ,
Selfie
Purestock
[

Death By Selfie Is More Likely Than Death By What?

Selfies are hazardous to your health.

Read More

Category: Tech, Video Tags:
YouTube
YouTube
[

Watch the ThyssenKrupp MULTI – The World’s First Rope-Free Elevator System [VIDEO]

Technology is so cool and if this becomes a reality I can't wait to see the new building designs that come because of it.

Read More

Category: Featured, Tech, Video

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kkcb.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for B105 Backstage quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive B105 Backstage contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.