DIGITAL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DIGITAL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Newspaper chain overseeing Salt Lake Tribune could be sold http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58406359-78/company-digital-media-companies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58406359-78/company-digital-media-companies.html.csp">Newspaper chain overseeing Salt Lake Tribune could be sold</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">DIGITAL FIRST MEDIA</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T19:31:41.699-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 07:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Digital First Media, which oversees The Salt Lake Tribune and Park City’s Park Record, announced Friday that it will “evaluate and consider strategic alternatives” that could lead to the sale of some or all of the company. CEO John Paton said the company has retained UBS Securities to review a full range of alternatives — including selling the entire company, selling regional clusters or doing nothing. “We believe we have many options available to us to maximize the value of our busi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58406359@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 19:31:41 MDT Apple pushes digital wallet with Apple Pay http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58398255-79/apple-pay-wallet-card.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58398255-79/apple-pay-wallet-card.html.csp">Apple pushes digital wallet with Apple Pay</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MAE ANDERSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T12:50:02.759-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 12:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Apple is betting that people want to pay with a tap of the phone rather than a swipe of the card. The technology company on Tuesday introduced a new digital wallet service called Apple Pay that is integrated with its Passbook credential-storage app and its fingerprint ID security system. The announcement came as Apple introduced several new products including a new, larger iPhone 6 and a watch. Apple Pay is designed to let iPhone 6 owners use their smartphones to pay for purchases at ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583982552014-09-10T12:50:02.759-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T12:50:02.759-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58398255@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 12:50:02 MDT Ecuador heralds plans for a digital currency http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58352748-79/currency-ecuador-money-bank.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58352748-79/currency-ecuador-money-bank.html.csp">Ecuador heralds plans for a digital currency</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GONZALO SOLANO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T15:55:02.555-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 03:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Quito • Ecuador is planning to create what it calls the world’s first digital currency issued by a central bank, which some analysts believe could be a first step toward abandoning the country’s existing currency, the U.S. dollar. The electronic money, which Central Bank officials say they expect will start circulating in December, does not have a name and officials would not disclose technical details, though they said it would not be a crypto-currency like Bitcoin. The amount of the new curren...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583527482014-08-29T15:55:02.555-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T15:55:02.555-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58352748@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:55:02 MDT Book review: An insightful look at digital-age clutter http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58322882-223/harris-absence-boredom-digital.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58322882-223/harris-absence-boredom-digital.html.csp">Book review: An insightful look at digital-age clutter</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATT SEDENSKY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T01:01:04.157-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I fall asleep to the glow of Netflix and, when I awake, begin the digital litany of my day: the relentless email and news, the Facebook and Twitter feeds, the blogs and mindless videos, and on and on. I remember somewhat vaguely when I used pay phones to dictate the story of the day, when an online life was limited to the screeching dial-up of AOL and, as a child, when even that was a foreign idea. Michael Harris offers in his book “The End of Absence” a fascinating assessment of this moment we ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583228822014-08-23T01:01:04.157-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-23T01:01:04.157-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58322882@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 01:01:04 MDT Bloomberg View: Mr. Google goes to Washington to tame technology monsters http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58313194-82/government-technology-dickerson-digital.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58313194-82/government-technology-dickerson-digital.html.csp">Bloomberg View: Mr. Google goes to Washington to tame technology monsters</a></h4>