Technology

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Local Company Hopes New Technology Will Someday Go Lunar

Welcome to the moon! At least, that’s the scenario as the model of a lunar landing ship enters a gravel pit owned by the LaFarge Company of Munhall.

08/27/2015

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Robotic Invasion Gets Kids Excited About Technology

A robotic invasion in Market Square today was part of a program to get kids excited about technology.

07/14/2015

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CMU Students Win 3rd Place, $500K In International Robotics Competition

A team of Carnegie Mellon University students finished third in an international robotics competition.

06/07/2015

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Developer Plans To Make Allegheny Center Mall New Tech Hub

Allegheny Center Mall initially opened in the 1960s as a destination point — shopping, restaurants, a place to spend the afternoons.

05/21/2015

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Local Communities Hunting For Inventive Ways To Camouflage Cell Phone Towers

More communities are hunting for clever ways to disguise cell phones towers.

05/18/2015

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New Credit Cards With Chips Are Not Fool-Proof

The new credit card with a chip is a response to all those credit card breaches at stores like Target, Kmart, Staples, and Home Depot.

05/14/2015

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High-Tech Device Helping Officials In Local Communities Find Missing Persons

A high tech way to help find missing people is now available in more communities in our area.

05/12/2015

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Local Baby Gear Company Celebrating 10 Years With New High-Tech Infant Car Seat

The robotics baby gear company, 4Moms, is celebrating 10 years in Pittsburgh, but on Wednesday night, an open house marked a new era of innovation in the company’s new space.

04/29/2015

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Could City Parking Permits Be Going High-Tech?

Residential parking permits within the City of Pittsburgh could soon go high-tech.

04/29/2015

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Top 5 Apps To Help You Go Green

If you’re ready to take your overall going green experience to the next level, check out some of these apps that can help you reduce your harmful impacts on earth.

04/14/2015

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Stanford Scientists Develop Batteries That Are Greener, Last Longer Than Today’s Batteries

Scientists at Stanford University said they have developed a high-performance aluminum-ion battery that could replace the alkaline and lithium-ion batteries that are used to power devices today.

04/07/2015

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UPMC, Pitt, Carnegie Mellon To Work On Medical Data Sharing

The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center plans to partner with Pitt and Carnegie Mellon University to collect and analyze patient health care data and, hopefully, use that information to create ways to better treat some illnesses.

03/16/2015

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Travel Apptitude: Best Apps For Planning Your Trip

Need a hand planning your next trip? These five apps will have you all packed up and ready to go in no time.

03/16/2015

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High School Students Test Their Skills In Cal U Robot Competition

It’s a competition like no other, robots going head-to-head in a test of skill and engineering.

03/05/2015

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New Ransom-Ware Scam Locking Victims Out Of Their Own Smartphones

The Better Business Bureau is warning people about a scam where your cellphone isn’t merely infected, it’s frozen, and the scammers demand ransom to unlock it.

01/30/2015

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