Technology

More students shooting senior self-portraits

Formal studio shots are giving way to self-portraits and images taken by friends as more high school students take advantage of digital technology to create their own senior portraits.

Online scam targets women on dating sites

FBI warns of new ploy to steal money from dating site users

The FBI has uncovered a new ploy that forces women on online dating sites to pay in order to protect their reputations.

Police: Online child porn message is scam

A confused 27-year-old Madison man contacted the Madison Police Department's self-report unit Sunday after a message popped up on his computer indicating child pornography had been found on his laptop.

Overnight blizzard text alert startles some

Alert is part of new warning system

The National Weather Service issued its first-ever blizzard text alert early Wednesday morning, but the alert startled some who were deep in sleep.

Audit seeks info on UW's new Internet plans

UW System institutions plan to discontinue their WiscNet memberships

State auditors want the University of Wisconsin System Administration to clarify how it plans to provide Internet services to its schools.

Madison police use new tool to make theft arrest

Police use Leads Online to track stolen watch to pawn shop

Madison police said an officer used a relatively new tool, Leads Online, to arrest a theft suspect after a 19-year-old woman had her watch and some cash stolen from her downtown apartment.

Madison police use new tool to make theft arrest

Police use Leads Online to track stolen watch to pawn shop

Madison police said an officer used a relatively new tool, Leads Online, to arrest a theft suspect after a 19-year-old woman had her watch and some cash stolen from her downtown apartment.