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(Tony Zhan checks out his new iPhone 6 Plus outside the Apple store in Pasadena, California on the first day of sale, September 19th.  Photo by Robyn Beck/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Apple Racks Up Ten Million iPhone 6 Sales in First Three Days

“The iPhone 5 hit five million in that same period,” notes one industry analyst.

09/22/2014

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New App Helps Monitor Daily Mental Health

It’s called “whatsmym3″ and it’s a test that can be taken daily to indicate signs of depression and other mental issues that could lead to suicide.

09/21/2014

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Philadelphia Crafts Digital Response To Lack Of Counselors In City Schools

With a lack of high school guidance counselors, the city is posting online videos to help adults help students apply to college.

09/20/2014

People in Center City hope to get their hands on the new iPhone 6. (Credit: Jim Melwert)

Long Lines Forming As New iPhone Hits The Stores

The iPhone 6 is now available, which of course means people are camping out and waiting in long lines all over trying to get their hands on one.

09/19/2014

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Privacy Promise From Apple Not Making Feds Happy

Devices can take advantage of a new privacy push by Apple.

09/19/2014

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Philadelphia Alleged Gay-Bashing Incident Could Draw Internet Sleuths Into Court

Should Internet sleuths who helped police identify suspects expect to be drawn into a courtroom as the case proceeds? Local attorney Michael Diamondstein says “yes.”

09/18/2014

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New, Exclusive Social Network Launches Worldwide

“Netropolitan” creator James Touchi-Peters calls his new social network an online community for affluent and busy people.

09/17/2014

(Temple University professor Chris Rabb addresses a rally outside Comcast Corp. headquarters in center city Philadelphia.  Photo by Kim Glovas)

Dozens Rally Outside Comcast Over Proposed Merger and Net Neutrality

“It is our smartphones, it is Black Twitter, it is NetRoots, it is all of us,” said Temple University professor Chris Rabb. “It does not belong to one man, one person, one corporation, to one industry. It is ours.”

09/15/2014

A Comcast truck is seen parked at one of their centers on February 13, 2014 in Pompano Beach, Florida. (Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Comcast Hopes New Incentives Will Get More Families Signed Up For Internet Essentials Program

Robert Smith, who heads community investment in the region for Comcast, says they’re also giving a break on the $10/month cost for the connection for half a year.

09/14/2014

(A dashboard camera installed in a Cherry Hill police cruiser.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

NJ Lawmaker Is Delighted Police Cams Will Roll Out More Widely

The bill wassponsored by Washington Township assemblyman Paul Moriarty, who was cleared of drunk-driving charges after police video showed him passing field sobriety tests.

09/11/2014

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Comcast Enters Hotspot-Sharing Agreement With European Partners

It’s a deal that lets Comcast customers hop on more than 2½ million WiFi hotspots across the UK and Europe for no additional charge.

09/11/2014

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New Smartphone App Gives Kids ‘Keyboard Courage’ Against Cyberbullies

Haddonfield High School has purchased the “Stop It” app and made it available to all students as of today.

09/11/2014

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Net Neutrality — The New Major Issue Before The FCC

More people are getting their feelings about net neutrality off their chests than the wardrobe malfunction in the Super Bowl a decade ago

09/11/2014

(Voting machines at a warehouse in Philadelphia.  File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Pa. High Court Considers Whether Phila. Voting Machines Are Too Unreliable

The machines record ballot selections electronically, but do not produce a paper record of each vote.

09/10/2014

(Ray Rice addresses a news conference with his wife Janay following the filing of felony assault charges against him stemming from a February incident involving her at an Atlantic City casino.   Photo by Rob Carr/ Getty Images)

Ray Rice Abuse Incident Fueling Robust Victims’ Conversation on Twitter

A common response to revelations of domestic violence — and, specifically, the video of Ray Rice assaulting his then-fiancée in an elevator — is, “Why didn’t she leave him?”

09/10/2014

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Movie critic Roger Ebert sent out a perceived negative tweet about the death of “Jackass” star Ryan Dunn. Ebert was criticized by Dunn’s “Jackass” co-star Bam Margera and blogger Perez Hilton. Ebert responded that he was probably “too quick to tweet.” (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Too Quick To Tweet

Apple CEO Steve Jobs speaks during an Apple Special Event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts September 1, 2010 in San Francisco. Jobs announced upgraded versions of the entire iPod line, including an iPod Touch that includes a camera. (Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple Unveils New iPods, Apple TV

Apple CEO Steve Jobs unveiled a refreshed lineup of iPods and a smaller Apple TV during a presentation in San Francisco on Sept. 1, 2010.

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