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The new Computer Forensics Lab used by Chester County detectives. (Credit: Ian Bush)

Chester County Detectives Battle Against Electronic Crime

The new Computer Forensics Lab is often the end of the road for criminals with something to hide.

08/21/2014

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Social Media Today: Twitter Experiments, Your Voice Launches, Facebook Tests

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

08/18/2014

(A body camera worn by an Evesham Township, NJ police officer.  File photo by Cleve Bryan/ CBS3)

Philadelphia Police To Begin Testing Officer-Worn Video Cameras

“We still have to develop policy around retention (of video), and when it would be on, when it would be OK to turn it off, all those kinds of things,” Commissioner Ramsey said. “But I think it is the way to go.”

08/15/2014

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South Jersey Couple Scammed of $72,000 By Telephone Con Man

It started with a promised refund of $300 from a man posing as a software company employee.

08/13/2014

(A security barricade is seen in front of the Washington Monument on August 25, 2011, two days after an earthquake struck the region.   File photo by  Mandel Ngan/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Montco Measurment Company Makes Digital Image of Washington Monument

A 2011 earthquake along the East Coast caused extensive damage to the Washington Monument. Now, an Abington company is helping to preserve the tourist attraction.

08/13/2014

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Online Testing Firm Puts US WiFi Hotspots on the Hot Seat

Now, the crowds have spoken, from nearly half a million hotspots across the country.

08/11/2014

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Several Suburban Philadelphia Counties Setting Up For 911 Texting

As the technology continues to advance, so too are Montgomery, Bucks, Chester, and Berks counties.

08/08/2014

The new Microsoft Surface Pro 3 tablet after it was unveiled May 19, 2014 in New York.  (Credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

From Xs and Os to 1s and 0s: NFL, Microsoft Put Tablets On Sidelines

When the Philadelphia Eagles take the field for their first preseason contest against the Bears tonight, there will be something new on the sidelines.

08/08/2014

(A keyless entry remote, built into an ignition key.  Photo illustration by Ed Fischer)

Car Owners Warned About New, High-Tech Wave of Car Break-ins

“It always pays to make sure that you don’t attract criminals to your vehicle by leaving a laptop or a cell phone or GPS device or other valuables in clear sight,” says an insurance industry expert.

08/07/2014

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Local Cybersecurity Expert Weighs In On Data Breach Of More Than A Billion Usernames And Passwords

Balchunas says the magnitude of this breach is alarming but, just like any other case, it’s a warning for all of us.

08/06/2014

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Katy Perry Delights Philly Fans With Impromptu Visit to Art Museum Steps

As promised during an appearance earlier this week at the Wells Fargo Center, the pop star showed up at the steps of the art museum at midnight to climb the “Rocky” steps.

08/06/2014

(Students demonstrate their "Gotcha" app at Temple University.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Area High Schoolers Create Web App To Address Low-Level Crime

It was created by eleven students in Temple University’s “Urban Apps and Maps” program.

08/05/2014

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Social Media Today: Apple Getting Social?, Facebook Update, Instagram Users More Engaged

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

08/05/2014

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US House Passes Cybersecurity Bill Ahead of Summer Recess

Before the House headed home, they actually agreed to do something — about threats to cybersecurity.

08/04/2014

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P.F. Chang’s Names 33 Restaurants In Data Breach, Including Some In Philadelphia Area

Restaurants in Collegeville, Pa., Glen Mills, Pa., and Princeton, NJ are affected.

08/04/2014

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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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