Technology

What to expect at Apple's iPhone 13 event

The company is likely to unveil four new iPhones

Originally Published: 13 SEP 21 08:21 ET Updated: 13 SEP 21 10:00 ET By Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN Business (CNN) -- A bigger iPhone battery that lasts longer. A diagonally-shaped camera system. And one terabyte of storage. These are some…

DeWitt County Sheriff's Office keeping jail clean with robots

Sheriff Carl Bowen and Captain Jerry Garza are satisfied with their investment to keep jail cells germ free

CUERO, Texas - The DeWitt County Sheriff's Office spent $180,000 on new disinfecting xenex robots using inmate commissary funds. Sheriff Carl Bowen said since Aug. 2020 inmates…

Governor Abbott and TDEM open COVID-19 antibody infusion center in Tyler

This treatment is available at no cost to the patient

AUSTIN, Texas - Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM), in partnership with local officials, will establish a new COVID-19 therapeutic infusion center in Tyler. The infusion center will begin accepting patients on Tuesday…

NOTICE: All V.I.S.D. websites will be down

Starting at 4 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 27

VICTORIA, Texas - On Friday, Aug. 27 at 4 p.m. all Victoria I.S.D. websites may be down as the launching of their new website takes place. This process could last up to 24 to 36 hours. During this time, the…

Victoria Pain & Rehabilitation Center offers space for COVID-19 testing

UMMC hospital of Houston is conducting the testing at no cost to patients

VICTORIA, Texas - The delta variant continues to surge across the U.S. According to the CDC, a PCR test for COVID-19 is one of the most accurate and reliable testing for COVID-19. The PCR results are most accurate because they…

Facebook unveils virtual reality app

Horizon Workrooms is a free app for users

Originally Published: 19 AUG 21 07:01 ET Updated: 19 AUG 21 07:02 ET By Rachel Metz, CNN Business (CNN) -- For those who don't think Zoom meetings are a good…

Cuero ISD assigns COVID-19 responding team to district campuses

As covid-19 cases keeps rising in Texas, Cuero ISD explains how they are handling this health challenge to keep everyone in the district safe.

CUERO, Texas - The highly infectious delta variant has caused an increase in covid-19 cases all over the U.S. On Wednesday, August 18, Texas still ranks second as…

VISD school board meetings will broadcast on cable channels

Starting this Friday, the board meetings will be broadcast to the City's cable cah

The Victoria Independent School District’s school board members gather for a meeting on June 10 at the VISD administration building, 102 Profit Drive. Starting Friday, the meetings will be broadcast to the City’s cable channels 15…

Closed captioning is now available during public meetings

Victoria residents can access this feature during live and recorded public meetings

Closed captioning is now available during public meetings - Audio captions are displayed on a TV screen Aug. 3 during the live broadcast of a City Council meeting on Vtv15, a cable channel operated by the…

Calhoun I.S.D. implements new Jump Start Program, amidst pandemic

While the first day back might cause some anxiety among parents and students, Calhoun ISD remains prepared with a new accelerated learning program.

CALHOUN, Texas - Administrators at Hope High School in the Calhoun County I.S.D. are starting the year off on the right foot. Teachers, administrators, and staff are…

Apple to check for child abuse imagery

The company will check iPhone and iCloud photos

Originally Published: 05 AUG 21 18:23 ET Updated: 06 AUG 21 11:13 ET By Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN Business (CNN) -- Apple on Thursday said it will begin testing a new system to automatically match photos on iPhones and uploaded…

School districts prepare for upcoming year with in-person learning

Some school districts only offer in-person learning, while others still have remote learning as an option

GOLIAD, Texas - This year school teachers are still preparing for in-person learning in their classrooms, despite how the Delta variant has caused an uptick in COVID-19…

School districts take COVID-19 precautions for upcoming school year

Local school districts are allowing parents to make most decisions when deciding whether their children should attend school in-person or virtually.

VICTORIA, Texas - This year school year has some students trying to catch up. In the Calhoun ISD in Port Lavaca, administrators are allowing students to repeat…