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Two Metro Detroit Start-Ups Competing For $30K In Comcast Business Contest

Two Metro Detroit businesses are among 32 regional winners competing in the Comcast Business’ Innovations For Entrepreneurs contest.

CBS Detroit–05/05/2015

Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti drinks espresso on the International Space Station. (Source: Lavazza)

Astronauts Enjoy ‘Out Of This World’ Cup Of Coffee

Crew aboard the International Space Station now have access to freshly brewed coffee from the ISSpresso machine.

CBS Detroit–05/04/2015


Broadcasters Struggle To Maintain Control As Social Media Users Stream Biggest Fight In Pay-Per-View History

As of Monday morning, there were no reports of pay per view broadcasters pursuing legal action against those who streamed the fight on the apps.

CBS Detroit–05/04/2015

Microsoft has launched a website that can guess the age of individuals in photos uploaded to the site. The site was off by more than two years when guessing the age of Edward Cardenas. (Screen shot by Edward Cardenas)

Website Answers Users ‘How Old Do I Look’ Question

Microsoft has launched a new website that attempts to guess the age of people in photos uploaded to the site.

CBS Detroit–05/01/2015

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Google To Expand Its Presence In Ann Arbor

Google confirmed Friday that it is building a new office complex in Ann Arbor.

CBS Detroit–05/01/2015

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Connectivity Important For Restaurant Owners For The Derby, Championship Fight Playoffs

Local bars and restaurants are expecting large crowds this weekend for a wide-range of sporting events, and customers who want to be connected through Wi-Fi.

CBS Detroit–05/01/2015

Comerica Hatch Detroit winner Sister Pie recently opened on Kercheval in Detroit. (By Edward Cardenas)

Comerica Hatch Detroit Contest Kicks Off With $50K Prize For Entrepreneurs

Applications for the 2015 Comerica Hatch Detroit contest, which offers a $50,000 cash prize and business services, are now being accepted.

CBS Detroit–05/01/2015

Metro Airport travelers (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas) FILE PHOTO

Sprint Customers To Have Access To Free Wi-Fi At Detroit Metro Airport

Detroit Metropolitan Airport is one of 35 airports in the United States where Sprint is offering free Wi-Fi to its customers through a partnership with Boingo Wi-Fi.

CBS Detroit–04/30/2015

The Uber app is seen on a smartphone (credit: QUIQUE GARCIA/AFP/Getty Images)

Uber Offers Rides For Spring Cleaning Donations

Uber will be offering free pickup and transport of donations to Goodwill this Saturday.

CBS Detroit–04/30/2015