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AT&T will begin offering the new Samsung S 5 mini smart phone Friday in retail stores and online. (Source: AT&T)

AT&T To Carry Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

AT&T will begin offering the new Samsung S 5 mini smart phone Friday in retail stores and online.

CBS Detroit–03/17/2015

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Facebook Addresses Posting Standards, Government Requests For Information

Facebook provided an update of its Community Standards which help users understand what is acceptable to share on the social network.

CBS Detroit–03/16/2015

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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Digitally

Those looking to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day virtually, and avoid the bar scene, can use their smartphones to be Irish for a day.

CBS Detroit–03/16/2015

The updated MDOT app has a number of new features including access to traffic  cameras. (File photo)

MDOT Updates Traffic App To Help Commuters Navigate Roadways

The Michigan Department of Transportation has updated its Mi Drive app that provides motorists with additional traffic information.

CBS Detroit–03/16/2015

Exercise and outdoor tech are among the popular items at the new Verizon Wireless store in Rochester Hills. (By Edward Cardenas)

Exercise And Outdoor Tech Popular Items This Spring (Video)

The change in season and melting of the snow in Metro Detroit is leading to increased interest exercise-related technology.


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Mathematicians And Diners Prepare For Ultimate Pi Day

Pi Day, 3.14 or Mach 3, is being celebrated in a number of ways by mathematicians, runners and diners.

CBS Detroit–03/13/2015

Items such as the Google Chromecast are available on the company's new online store. (File photo)

Google Opens Online Store

Google opened an online store where customers can find laptops, smart phones and accessories in one spot.

CBS Detroit–03/12/2015

At the Orbital ATK test facility, the booster for NASA’s Space Launch System rocket was fired for a two minute test on March 11. The test is one of two that will qualify the booster for flight before SLS begins carrying NASA’s Orion spacecraft and other potential payloads to deep space destinations.
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NASA Tests ‘Most Powerful Rocket Booster Ever’ (Video)

NASA’s next generation rocket booster was successfully tested as the agency prepares for missions into deep space.

CBS Detroit–03/12/2015

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Michigan Tech Leaders Named To Techweek100 List

Leaders in technology and innovation in Metro Detroit, and throughout Michigan, have been named to the Techweek100.

CBS Detroit–03/11/2015