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Special Effects Take Movie-Making In Pittsburgh To Brand New Level

Incredible new special effects in movies are redefining the way Hollywood makes films, and Pittsburgh is playing a key role in making such movies possible.

11/15/2013

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25 Best Jobs In America

CNN Money is out with a list of the best jobs in America.

11/13/2013

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CMU Facial Recognition Technology Could Be Future For Catching Criminals

Much like fingerprints, our faces are unique – no two exactly alike.

11/12/2013

New Tattoo Removal Laser Treatment

A new laser is making it quicker and easier to get rid of tattoos you no longer want.

09/26/2013

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CNET en Español Is Here

Our sister site, CNET has just launched a Spanish language version filled with reviews, news and videos with an emphasis on topics that matter to the Spanish speaking audience.

09/19/2013

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New Technology Helps To Locate People Who Go Missing

We report it often where an elderly person with dementia wanders off of a child with mental disabilities goes missing. Now, one local police department is equipped to help those people in record time.

09/05/2013

CMU’s Driverless Vehicle

People caught a ride on the cutting-edge today.

09/04/2013

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A Look Back To 1992, The Last Time The Pirates Had A Winning Season

If you were like many Pirates fans last night, after the Bucs won their 81st game of the season, you got on social media. Maybe you posted a tweet or texted a friend. But what if none of that existed?

09/04/2013

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Pa. Congressman, Transportation Director Test Driverless CMU Car

You may have heard the expression, “This car drives itself.” Well, it’s not just an expression any more. A Cadillac SRX makes its way from Cranberry Township to I-79 south. The man in the driver’s seat never touches the wheel.

09/04/2013

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New Alert System Aims To Help Protect Students From Gun Violence

School districts across the country are being forced to find new ways to protect students.

08/21/2013

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Sack Your Phone And Get Off The Grid With New Tech

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to Dr Frank Viggiano, the Gadget Guru, about new tech that will take your cell phone off the grid, as well as a battery powered leaf blower and a hand cranked turbine to power your dead cell.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/16/2013

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Google Pittsburgh Interns Living The Dream

The movie “The Internship” brought in big laughs and $18 million at the box office this weekend. The comedy stars Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson who become interns at Google.

06/11/2013

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QR Codes Bring New Technology To Old-Fashioned Gravestones Industry

Memorial Day is a day to remember those who died while serving in the military. It’s also a day that many people go to visit the graves of loved ones.

05/27/2013

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Experts Expose Some Of The Top Tech Myths

You’ve heard them all: leaving your laptop plugged into the charger will harm your computer, or the more the mega pixels – the better the picture. In this technology age, there are so many new gadgets out there and there are so many myths that go along with them. KDKA’s John Shumway talks to some experts to exposes some of the “top tech myths.”

05/21/2013

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PennDOT Looking To Expand New Traffic Light System

Pittsburghers spend 39 hours a year sitting in traffic and that adds up to more than $800 in wasted fuel, but there could be help on the way.

05/16/2013

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