Tech Corner

BR video game developer needs your help

A Baton Rouge man is designing something fun for all of us, especially those of you who love video games. But he needs your help to do it.

BR Councilwoman hopes to get police officers body cameras in the near future

Councilwoman C. Denise Marcelle wants Baton Rouge officers to join the New Orleans and Thibodaux police departments in using body cameras.

Apple reveals iPhone 6, new watch

Apple presented their latest products Tuesday, and while new iPhones are on the way the big reveal was the new Apple Watch. It's Apple's first major entry in a new product category since the iPad's debut in 2010.

How to protect your phone from getting hacked

Everyone's talking about how to keep your private information safe after several major stars had private nude photos stolen from their cell phones.

App allows Calcasieu Parish teachers to safely text students

Teachers texting students? School board leaders in one Louisiana parish are now encouraging it.

How to stop 'vampire energy' from sucking your wallet dry

As taxed as air conditioners were this summer, running up electric bills across the country, there's something else Americans now need to pay attention to year-round if they're interested in cutting energy costs.

Future of driving technology, v2v, being studied at LSU

The future of driving technology is being developed inside a small lab at LSU, and it will change the way you see the road. It is called v2v, or vehicle-to-vehicle communication.

Facebook post leads to arrest of OR man for animal abuse

A Facebook post led to the arrest of a man accused of viciously slamming his brother's dog to the ground, according to the Linn County Sheriff's Office. The dog had to be put to sleep.

USBs get a makeover, now reversible

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- USBs are getting a big makeover -- and you're going to like the new look.

Inventor of pop-up ads says 'I'm sorry' for creating them

Hate pop-up ads? So does the guy who created them. Ethan Zuckerman worked for the webpage hosting site Tripod.com from 1994 to 1999, when it was struggling to develop a revenue model.

New Ultra HD TVs have sharper image, hefty price tag

Whether it's called Ultra HD or 4k, it's potentially the next big trend in television. Ultra HD sets have nearly 4 times the screen resolution of current HD televisions.

Why farmers are now using drones

Farmers are starting to take notice of agricultural drones, an event held this week drew dozens of farmers.

SC woman out thousands in Facebook lottery scam

Chesnee, SC (WGCL) -- A Chesnee woman is warning others of a Facebook lottery scam that cost her thousands of dollars. "I was happy about, you know, I wasn't thinking about a scam or anything," said Cindy Brigman.

IBM builds a brain out of computer chips

IBM has built a computer chip that functions like a brain. It can sense, taste, feel, smell, hear, and understand its surroundings.

Scientists test new anti-mosquito app in FL

A mosquito control center in Pinellas County, Florida is helping put a new app called 'The Anti-Mosquito Sonic Repeller' to the test.