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Communications Decency Laws May Not Fully Protect Big Tech

Why does Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Amazon and other tech giants care what mean things were said about an ex-Bengals cheerleader? It could cost them.

06/02/2014

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New Study Points To Problems And Solutions Training Next Generation For Tech Jobs

STEM is one of the buzziest acronyms in education, but there’s a lot to all the talk about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. A new study finds some critical shortfalls in the Philadelphia area, but also points to some solutions.

04/29/2014

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Microsoft Releases Office For iPad

It’s long overdue, it faces some stiff competition — namely, from Apple’s iWork productivity suite, which is free for most users.

03/28/2014

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Millions Of PCs At Risk As Windows XP Death Date Nears

On April 8th, a month from today, Microsoft will pull the plug on Windows XP. The millions of computers still running the operating system won’t stop working, but they’ll face a big new security risk.

03/08/2014

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Social Media Today: New Partnerships, Top Brands & More…

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

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/05/2014

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Xbox Music App

The Xbox Music app lets subscribers take their music on the go.

01/08/2014

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A Holiday Bounty For Gamers As Two New Consoles Launch

A lot of people are hoping for a new video game system under the tree this year, with a couple shiny new consoles to choose from. The PlayStation 4 is out on Friday, and the Xbox One ships next week.

11/14/2013

A Nexus 7 tablet is shown at the Google Developers Conference as developer Brad McManus tries out the new device on June 27, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The new Nexus 7 is Google's first tablet, utilizing a 7-inch screen, a Tegra 3 quad-core processor, and will launch next month for $199 running on the latest Android Jelly Bean OS. (Credit: Mathew Sumner/Getty Images)

Tablet Wars Heat Up As The Holiday Season Approaches

Microsoft’s second-generation Surface and other Windows-based devices will be in stores, and Apple is refreshing its iPad line.

10/21/2013

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NY Times And Microsoft Back Online After Service Outage

The New York Times gets more visitors than any other newspaper website in the country, but for a couple hours, Wednesday they got a blank page when clicking on nytimes.com, or using the mobile apps.

08/14/2013

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Microsoft Offering Specially Tailored Bing To Schools

According to CNET, Microsoft is creating a special edition of Bing specifically for grade-school students.

06/25/2013

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3 On Your Side: Tech Support Scam

Ever try to reach a real person when calling tech support? It’s often easier said than done and scammers are now taking advantage of that!

06/12/2013

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Microsoft Reinvents Start Button In Windows 8 Update

Microsoft heard a lot of complaints when it ditched the Start button in its latest version of Windows. Now, it’s kind of bringing it back.

05/30/2013

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Expert Says Windows 8 May Be Cause For Declining PC Sales

The PC looks to be nearing the end of its road, if recent sales figures are to be believed.

04/13/2013

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 29: People try out devices at the Microsoft Office 2013 launch event in Bryant Park on January 29, 2013 in New York City. Microsoft is launching three versions, Office Professional 2013, Office Home & Student 2013 and Office Home & Business 2013. (Credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Microsoft Introduces Subscription Service For Office Software

If you use Word, Excel, and other Office software at home, Microsoft has an offer that’s not unlike how you might get a newspaper or magazines.

01/31/2013

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Tentacles: Enter The Dolphin App

This is one of the weirdest games I’ve ever seen – but, it’s a heck of a lot of fun.

12/14/2012

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