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Reports: iPhone 6 May Bend In Your Pocket

Apple sold a record 10-million units of the iPhone 6 the first weekend the smartphone was offered.

09/23/2014

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Consumer Reports’ Tips To Extend Smartphone Battery Life

For those times when you can’t plug in, Consumer Reports checked out some smart new ways to keep your phone alive.

08/07/2014

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Geocaching Takes Kids On High-Tech Treasure Hunt

Camp is over. The trip to the beach is done. Are your kids saying they’re bored yet? In less than a month, most kids will be back in school. Until then, here’s something to keep them entertained — Geocaching.

08/01/2014

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Amazon Releases Fire Smartphone With New Features

Move over iPhone and Android. There’s a new smartphone out there.

07/25/2014

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Steelers Launch New Video App

The Steelers are launching a new app that allows you to watch all the big plays.

07/10/2014

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PUC Cites Local Drivers In Lyft’s Ride-Sharing Program

They’re hard to miss — cars with a pink mustache mounted on the front.

04/25/2014

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Consumer Reports: Tips To Protect Your Smartphone

Based on a new survey, Consumer Reports estimates the number of stolen phones nearly doubled in the past year to more than three million. More than a million smartphones were lost and never found.

04/17/2014

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Allegheny County Unveils New Alert System

Rapid fire communication via texts and emails on a cell phone is a hallmark of Generation X and the Millennials, those born between 1965 and 1995.

04/10/2014

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How To Never Lose Your Luggage Again

While fewer bags are being lost by the airlines these days, people are still stealing them! Which is why Air France and KLM have spent the last year developing two gadgets that help prevent luggage from being lifted.

04/09/2014

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Mayor Peduto Throws Support Behind Ride-Sharing Services

The battle between traditional taxi cabs and new ride-sharing services is heating up.

02/18/2014

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New App Lets You Pay For Parking On Your Phone

Something big could be coming to Pittsburgh this year, something that promises to forever change your daily experience in the city.

02/17/2014

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App Helps De-Clutter Your Mailbox Of Junk Mail

Is your mailbox cluttered with catalogs and credit card offers? Well, if you feel like you are drowning in junk mail, there is hope.

02/11/2014

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Ride-Sharing Service Launch Causing Controversy With Local Cab Drivers

Look out Yellow Cab, there’s a new kid in town with a pink mustache on the front grill. “Lyft” is an on-demand, ride-sharing company that responds to an app on your smartphone.

02/06/2014

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Consumer Reports Puts Smartphones To The Test

Smartphones are getting smarter and smarter and they’ve added a long list of features, like wireless sharing and advanced cameras.

12/18/2013

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CMU Researchers Claim To Have Created Messaging App Even NSA Can’t Crack

Carnegie Mellon University researchers claim they have created a smartphone messaging app with security that not even the National Security Agency can break.

10/08/2013

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