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FCC Proposes $100M Fine For Misleading Mobile Customers

The FCC announced Wednesday that it plans to fine AT&T Mobility, LLC, $100 million for misleading its customers about unlimited mobile data plans.

CBS Detroit–06/17/2015

Participants in Automation Alley’s 24-hour hackathon, #hack4Detroit, worked through the night to design an app to highlight the kid- and family-friendly activities in the city of Detroit. (Credit: Rebecca Thibault, Automation Alley)

#Hack4Detroit Winner Creates Family-Friendly Bicycling App

An app to help people discover, create and share bike routes in the city won the second #hack4detroit hackathon.

CBS Detroit–06/16/2015

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Comcast To Offer Home Internet Speeds Up To 2 Gbps

Comcast will offer residential customers the option of having Internet speeds of 2 gigabit-per-second.

CBS Detroit–06/16/2015

New York, NY, USA - April 22, 2015: Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger attends the World premiere Narrative of Maggie during the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival at BMCC Tribeca PAC, Manhattan. Credit: iStock

The Voice Of The Terminator Can Now Get You Home

The voice of Arnold Schwarzenegger is the latest celebrity voice added to the Waze navigation app.

CBS Detroit–06/15/2015

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Xbox Introduces New Games, Hardware And Backward Compatiblity

New games, hardware and the ability to play Xbox 360 games on the Xbox One console are among the product announcements made during Xbox event at E3.


YouTube Gaming, a gaming specific app and website, will launch this summer. (Source: YouTube)

YouTube To Launch Gaming App And Website

YouTube will launch a gaming site and app this summer that will feature content for video gamers.

CBS Detroit–06/15/2015

The Ford GT has been selected to be the cover art for the Forza Motorsport 6 video game. (Source: Xbox).

Ford GT Races To Forza Motorsport 6 Cover

The Ford GT supercar will be the cover vehicle on the new Forza Motorsport 6 later this year.

CBS Detroit–06/15/2015

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AT&T And Verizon Tie For Performance At Detroit Metro Airport

AT&T and Verizon tied for top data network performance at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport according to RootMetrics.

CBS Detroit–06/12/2015

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Comcast Boosts Internet Speeds For NASCAR At MIS

Faster Internet speeds at Michigan International Speedway provided by Comcast Business will enhance the race experience for teams and fans.

CBS Detroit–06/12/2015