Technology

Onalaska, Sparta to get new internet option

MADISON (WKBT) -- Onalaska and Sparta will have a new internet option soon, according to plans announced Monday by a Madison-based telecommunications company. TDS Telecommunications will build fiber networks in both Onalaska and Sparta to deliver 2Gig internet, TV, and…

UW researchers to combat misinformation on social media

MADISON, Wis. — Spotting “fake news” is often easier said than done, even when you work in the journalism industry. Researchers from UW-Madison want to help, and they’re dedicating the next nine months to it. A team of University researchers has partnered with researchers at Georgia Tech and Washington State Universities in a project meant to identify and combat online…