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Dark “Clouds” Forming After Netflix Outage Blamed On Amazon

Over the holiday, a glitch at Amazon’s facility in suburban Washington, DC left Netflix users with nothing on their screens.

12/26/2012

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Netflix Back Online After Daylong Outage

The online service suffered a widespread outage that lasted about 20 hours.

12/25/2012

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Web Retailers Promise Bargains On Cyber Monday

On the heels of one of the biggest shopping days of the year, bargain shoppers will be out in force again — but this time, they get to stay in their PJ’s or use office hours to look for a deal.

11/26/2012

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For Some, Turkey is Simply the Pregame for Black Friday Shopping Bonanza

After tucking into turkey, many people are looking to dip into their wallets. That’s what retailers hope happens, anyway, as some stores are opening their doors with Black Friday deals well before the clock strikes midnight.

11/22/2012

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Holiday Shopping Online: Sites For Cyber Monday And Beyond

The money has to go a little further this year. Here are some of our favorite sites to visit for deals on Cyber Monday and throughout the holiday season.

11/07/2012

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3 On Your Side: Sales Tax Confusion

You might be paying more than you should when shopping online, and it’s all because of a new law. Consumer reporter Jim Donovan explains the problem and has information on how to protect yourself.

10/01/2012

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Toys R Us To Debut New Touchscreen Computer For Kids

The Tabeo is an Android-powered device with a seven-inch (diagonal) screen and a bumper to cushion it in a fall.

09/10/2012

Stigall Show Log 6.14.12

Chris discusses Michael Nutter being named President of the Conference of Mayors, an Eagles edition of Angry Birds, Mitt Romney’s chances in blue states and the high rate of teen unemployment. He also talks to Nicole Wallace about her book, It’s Classified, and her role on the McCain/Palin campaign team in 2008.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/14/2012

Happy Father's Day

Father’s Day Gift Guide For All Budgets

Father’s Day is fast approaching. But don’t fret; CBS Local did the browsing for you. Find dad-friendly gifts for any budget.

06/07/2012

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3 On Your Side: Showroom Showdown

When you go shopping do you use your smartphone to see if you can find items for less somewhere else? If so, you’re not alone.

05/14/2012

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide, Online And For All Budgets

Spend Mother’s Day appreciating mom, but don’t forget the gift! Check out this online gift guide for options to make her holiday unforgettable.

05/01/2012

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Pennsylvania One Of 15 States Involved In Antitrust Lawsuit Over E-Book Prices

E-books are revolutionizing the way people read on the go, but the convenience could be costing you more.

04/11/2012

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Musician And Philadelphia Native Back On The Charts After More Than 50 Years

Fifty-five years after he had a million-selling hit record, Philadelphia native Charlie Gracie is back on the charts.

01/15/2012

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Gift Guide For The Creative Type

With the holiday season upon us, it’s time to think about that shopping list. Here are a few gift ideas for those creative types.

11/10/2011

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Gift Guide For The Adventurer

Uncovering worthy gifts for the adventurous world traveler can be difficult. From a travel diary to a language course to a tricked-out Nikon camera, presents that are both fun and useful are the way to go.

11/10/2011

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