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A battery pack for the Chevy Volt awaits installation into the vehicle on the assembly line after General Motors celebrated the official launch of the Chevrolet Volt hybrid electric vehicle at GM's Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly November 30, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. The Volt is an extended-range electric vehicle. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Electric Motor Conference Coming To Motor City

Engineers, students and industry professionals can take part in an upcoming three-day conference on electrical motors that will be held in Dearborn.

CBS Detroit–11/06/2014

Facebook launched an effort Thursday to raise funds to fight Ebola. (Source: Facebook)

Facebook Users Can Join The Fight Against Ebola With A Click Of A Button

Facebook launched a new effort Thursday to fight Ebola which includes a donate feature and educational efforts.

CBS Detroit–11/06/2014

iPhone , iPad and Android users can now access Microsoft Office on their devices. (Source: Microsoft)

Microsoft Office Rolls Out New Office Apps for iPhone, iPad And Android Devices

Mobile devices including iPhones, iPads and Androids will now be able to utilize Microsoft Offices on their smart phones and tablets.

CBS Detroit–11/06/2014

Source: Verizon Wireless

Latest DROID, Samsung, HTC And Nokia Roll Out New Smart Phones Before The Holidays

Major carriers AT&T and Verizon Wireless are rolling out new smart phones with a variety of features leading up to the holidays.

CBS Detroit–11/05/2014

A mixed-use development in the David Whitney Building is expected to open in December. (By Edward Cardenas)

Keyless Entry Coming To Aloft Detroit At The David Whitney Building (Video)

Guests staying at the new Aloft Detroit at the David Whitney Building will be able to use an app to check-in at the boutique hotel and use their smart phone as a key.

CBS Detroit–11/04/2014

Facebook has created a virtual "I Voted" sticker for users. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

The Internet Goes All Out For The 2014 General Election

Facebook and Google are giving users the opportunity to let others know they voted, and assist voters in finding their polling place.

CBS Detroit–11/04/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - SEPTEMBER 29:  General view of Spartan Stadium during a game between the Michigan State Spartans and the Ohio State Buckeyes on September 29, 2012 in East Lansing, Michigan. Ohio State won the game 17-16. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

AT&T Enhances Wireless Coverage At MSU’s Spartan Stadium

AT&T customers who want to use their wireless devices at Spartan Stadium will have greater connectivity through a new antenna system at the stadium.

CBS Detroit–11/04/2014

Screen shot of ReapSo digital wallet. (Source: ReapSo)

Digital Deal Developer ReapSo Announces New App That Connects Fans With Brands

A metro Detroit technology company which started distributing digital deals locally two years ago has grown to provide the service across the country with some big name clients including “The Voice.”

CBS Detroit–11/04/2014

Voting machines in Florida (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Where’s Your Precinct? What’s On The Ballot? Election Day Info Available Online

The Michigan Secretary of State’s website has a number of resources voters as they prepare to head to the polls on election day.

CBS Detroit–11/03/2014

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