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The Detroit Police Department released a new app Tuesday. (Source: Detroit Police)

Detroit Police Department Launches Smart Phone App To Connect With Residents

The Detroit Police Department worked with Detroit Labs to develop an interactive smart phone app that will provide information, contact numbers and anonymous tip reporting options.

CBS Detroit–12/09/2014

Cyber Monday

Green Monday Extends Online Shopping Deal Season

Shoppers have one more chance to find a deal on popular gift items from retailers on the Internet during Green Monday.

CBS Detroit–12/08/2014

Automation Alley headquarters in Troy

Automation Alley Launches Entrepreneurship Program

Automation Alley has launched a new program for to accelerate growth for entrepreneurs in Southeast Michigan and help gain their first customers.


The Michigan Science Center held a splashdown party for NASA's Orion spacecraft. (By Edward Cardenas)

Students Experience Orion Space Mission At Michigan Science Center (Video)

The Michigan Science Center held a splash down celebration Friday for the inaugural flight of the Orion spacecraft.

CBS Detroit–12/05/2014

Oakland Community College is auctioning the opportunity to start the demolition of North Park Plaza in Southfield. (Source: Oakland Community College)

Give The Gift Of ‘Boom’ This Holiday Season

Oakland Community College is offering one lucky person who wins an on-line auction the opportunity to start the implosion of a 17-story skyscraper in Southfield.

CBS Detroit–12/05/2014

WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas

Tweets, Status Updates And Photos Flew Out Of Metro Airport Over Thanksgiving

The equivalent of nearly three quarters of a million social media posts with photos were sent during Thanksgiving week at Detroit Metropolitan Airport, AT&T reports.

CBS Detroit–12/05/2014

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Electronic Pizza Ordering Has Advanced In 40 Years (Video)

The computer-aided pizza order was placed 40 years ago at Michigan State University.

CBS Detroit–12/04/2014

Starbucks will introduce mobile ordering nationwide in 2015. (Source: Starbucks)

Starbucks Bringing Mobile Ordering and Payment To Smart Phones In 2015

Coffee lovers will be able to order and personalize their drinks through Starbucks’ mobile app at participating locations in 2015.

CBS Detroit–12/04/2014

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Michigan State University Students Develop Smart Shopping Cart

Michigan State University engineering students have developed a smart grocery cart which is intended on saving time for shoppers and money for stores.

CBS Detroit–12/04/2014


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