Stories by Anne Flaherty

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Should on-line account die with you?

Should your e-mails, Web albums and other online accounts die when you do? Or should you be able to pass them down to a family member?
By Anne Flaherty

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

FTC accuses T-Mobile of bogus charges

WASHINGTON - T-Mobile US knowingly made hundreds of millions of dollars off its customers in potentially bogus charges, federal regulators alleged.
By Anne Flaherty

Wednesday, Aug 7, 2013

Apps for babies entertaining, not educational

The Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood is urging federal regulators to examine the marketing practices of Fisher-Price's "Laugh & Learn" mobile apps and Open Solutions' games.
By Anne Flaherty

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Surveillance costs taxpayers millions

Paid for by U.S. tax dollars, but with little public scrutiny, surveillance fees charged in secret by technology and phone companies can vary wildly.
By Anne Flaherty

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Fire Department raises sought

The Augusta Fire Depart­ment will present a pay raise proposal for firefighters and administrators to the county’s public safety committee Monday.
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