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Enjoy More Summer Tuesday With A ‘Leap Second’

One leap second will be added Tuesday night due to a slowing of the Earth’s rotation.



Apple Music Launches Streaming Service Tuesday, Eminem Interview To Be Featured On The First Day

Following the launch of the Apple Music Radio, celebrated DJ Zane Lowe will air an interview with Michigan native Eminem.


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Social Media Day To Discuss Technology And A ‘Resurging’ City

Social media users in Metro Detroit can go offline and meet their contacts and others Friday at Social Media Day Detroit.


(File Photo) High school seniors and college students can enter a contest to have their video appear on the new video boards at Cobo Center. (By Edward Cardenas)

Student Produced Videos To Get Big Screen Exposure At Cobo Center (Video)

Five student created videos will be featured on the new video boards on the exterior of Cobo Center.


Our safety drivers will test fully self-driving vehicle prototypes like this one on the streets of Mountain View, Calif., this summer. (Photo courtesy of Google.)

Google’s New Self-Driving Cars Cruising Silicon Valley Roads

This marks the first time that the pod-like, two seat vehicles have been allowed on public streets.


JPN: Sharp Introduce 'Lumiwall'

DTE To Install Solar-Powered Trash Compactors In Detroit

The utility says Thursday that the Bigbelly units are expected to arrive this summer.

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Google Upgrades Music, Mail Features

A recall function for Gmail, and a free music service, are new features Google unveiled this week.


(File Photo) Expedition 42 Commander Barry Wilmore took this photograph of the Great Lakes and central U.S. on Dec. 7, 2014, and posted it to social media.
This week on the station, the Expedition 42 crew has been busy with medical science and spacesuit work while preparing for the arrival of SpaceX's Dragon commercial cargo craft, scheduled to launch on Dec. 16 on a two day trip to the station before it is captured by the Canadarm2 and berthed to the Harmony node.
(Image Credit: NASA/Barry Wilmore)

Ever Seen Detroit From Space? Now You Have [PHOTO]

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly, who is spending one year aboard the International Space Station, took a photo of Detroit from nearly 220 miles above the Earth and posted it on Twitter.


Linglong He, CIO of Quicken Loans and ExperienceIT Chairwoman, addresses the new class of ExperienceIT students at Grand Circus in Detroit. (By Edward Cardenas)

ExperienceIT Students Begin Intensive Training Program (Video)

ExperienceIT kicked off a new 10-week class Wednesday to prepare the next generation of IT professionals in Detroit.