Fox Lake District Library · 
255 E. Grand Avenue
Fox Lake, IL 60020
 ·  Phone: (847) 587- 0198
 · Director: Melissa Villarreal

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 · Saturday  9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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Technology & Science
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After Massive Cyberattack, Second Hack Feared

Major websites and services across the East Coast were shut down for two hours Friday morning by a denial of service attack.

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:58:00 GMT
Dyn Warns 3rd Cyberattack Underway After Services Shut Down

The attacks that crippled service were called "well planned and executed, coming from tens of millions of IP addresses at the same time."

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:13:52 GMT
Digital Devices OK for Toddlers, Doctors Say

Updated advice suggests kids as young as 18 months old can handle the occasional session with a tablet, but an hour a day is plenty for kids under 5.

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:21:56 GMT
What Exactly Happened to Knock So Many Sites Offline?

A crippling DDoS that's distributed denial of service attack brought down a number of popular websites on Friday. But how?

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:34:00 GMT
Tech Tips to Help You Sleep Soundly This Election Cycle

Instead of counting sheep, do you find yourself wide awake at night counting Trump supporters?

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:01:00 GMT
With No Buyer, Twitter May Have to Shed Hundreds of Jobs

The apparent lack of interest in Twitter by potential suitors may force a major restructuring and cutting some its nearly 4,000 employees.

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:32:11 GMT
Musk Bans Tesla Drivers From Ridesharing Their Cars

Tesla is planning to roll out a ride services program and will announce details next year, the luxury electric vehicle maker said on its website.

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:18:00 GMT
Apple Goes After Phony Fire-Prone Products on Amazon

It's not just Samsung products that are overheating Apple now has problem, but not of its own doing.

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:20:19 GMT
Why the Next President Needs to Be Tech Savvy

We're not saying the next president needs to be able to develop an app, but he or she will need to at least have some tech chops.

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:31:00 GMT
Could a Mysterious New Planet Be Tilting the Sun?

No one has seen the mysterious Planet Nine said to be lurking on the outskirts of our solar system, but scientists say it's only a matter of time.

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:00:00 GMT