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For Frustrated Philly Drivers, App Puts Parking Valet A Tap Away

An app that takes the pain out of parking your own ride: that’s the idea behind a new service that’s just launched in Philadelphia.

08/04/2015

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Faster, Wider, Wireless: Comcast Expands Low-Cost Internet Essentials Program

Existing Internet Essentials customers must reboot their modem by unplugging it for 30 seconds to see a speedier pace.

08/04/2015

Justice Samuel Alito Jr. was born in Trenton and raised in Hamilton. (Credit: Nancy Ostertag/Getty Images)

Justice Alito Talks Phillies Baseball, Supreme Court Decision On Gay Marriage

With a busy Supreme Court term in the books, Samuel Alito now has time to enjoy a ballgame. The justice is talking about being a long-time Phillies fan — and also about his opposition to the landmark ruling on gay marriage.

07/22/2015

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Microsoft Warns Users About Potential Security Risk

Microsoft says everyone using Windows 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, and RT needs to download and install an emergency patch.

07/22/2015

Linda Vertlieb addresses residents of Wesley Enhanced Living in Media, Delaware County. (credit: Ian Bush)

Delaware County Retirement Community Hears Benefits Of Being Online

The benefits of being online are easy to name. But not everyone is sold on the Internet. That’s what a seminar Tuesday addressed with residents at a retirement community in Delaware County.

07/21/2015

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New Service Allows Prospective College Students To Showcase Themselves Online

High school students: are you ready for your close-up? There’s a new way to make the case to college admissions officers.

07/21/2015

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Local Mayor Gets Praise — And Criticism — For Way He’s Honoring Chattanooga Shooting Victims

The Pennsylvania mayor is defying protocol that governs how the U.S. flag is flown.

07/19/2015

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Federal Agency Rules LGBT Workplace Discrimination Is Illegal

The move, announced without fanfare this past week by the EEOC, is persuasive but not binding on federal courts.

07/19/2015

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TV? What TV? Comcast Gearing Up Online Streaming Service

The service is expected to be up and running in Seattle, Chicago, and Boston by the end of the summer, with service offered in our area in early 2016.

07/13/2015

Cityview Condominiums in the Art Museum area. (Credit: Ian Bush)

Secret Service Scoping Out Art Museum-Area High-Rises Ahead of Pope’s Visit

Staff at several buildings in the Art Museum area say agents have scoped out their properties.

07/10/2015

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Local Hospitals Promise Papal Visit Won’t Slow Them Down

There’s still a lot we don’t know about the Pope’s visit to Philadelphia. For one, how far in advance the city will be in near ‘lockdown’ mode as security measures take effect.

06/25/2015

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Gmail Creates “Undo Send” Button To Delay Emails From Being Sent

If you’ve ever wished you could un-send an email, Google is giving you that option.

06/23/2015

(The Traffic Incident Management Conference meets in the Diamond Club of Citizens Bank Park.  Photo by Ian Bush)

For a Hardworking Few, Traffic Jams Are Just Another Day on the Job

A group of people whose job it is to ease the frustrations of area drivers were gathering today at Citizens Bank Park to talk about ways to improve safety and response times on the Delaware Valley’s highways.

06/23/2015

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Smartphone App Promises Answers To Young Adults’ Sexual Health Questions

It’s designed by a Philadelphia non-profit.

06/20/2015

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Philadelphia Distillery Moving To Fishtown

The Philadelphia craft distillery best known for Bluecoat gin is getting new digs this fall. The move from the Northeast to Fishtown will bring a new way to experience the spirits.

06/18/2015

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