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Maximize WiFi Connections At Summer Festivals With Some Simple Tips

Concert-goers, sports fans and festival attendees can take a few steps to improve their WiFi connectivity to share their experiences with the world on the Internet.

CBS Detroit–06/09/2015

(File photo) Lightweighting materials is increasingly being used by manufacturers to increase performance of a variety of vehicles.  (Credit: MARCO BERTORELLO/AFP/Getty Images)

Public-Private Partnership To Address High-Tech Industrial Technology Maintenance Skills Gap

A new public-private partnership will prepare the current and future workforce for 21st century manufacturing technologies.

CBS Detroit–06/09/2015

File photo (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Pizza Hut Turns Boxes Into Movie Projectors

Pizza Hut has launched a promotion in Hong Kong which can transform a pizza box into a movie projector.

CBS Detroit–06/09/2015

Conceptual Rendering of Brookville Vehicle (credit: M-1 RAIL)

M-1 Awards $32 Million Streetcar Contract

M-1 Rail has awarded a $32 million contract with Brookville Equipment Corporation to build six streetcars for the streetcar project.

CBS Detroit–06/08/2015

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Google To Add Office Space In Farmington Hills

Google is planning on expanding its presence in metro Detroit by leasing office space in Farmington Hills.

CBS Detroit–06/05/2015

Quicken Loans chairman and founder Dan Gilbert (credit: Quicken Loans)

Dan Gilbert To Pitch The Motor City To Silicon Valley

Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert will conduct a fireside chat Friday with Golden State Warriors owner Joe Lacob.

CBS Detroit–06/05/2015

WYCD Downtown Hoedown concertgoers hoping to post photos online from the event can take a few simple steps to avoid getting charged international roaming charges. (Source: WYCD Twitter Feed)

Don’t Get Caught Roaming During Downtown Hoedown

WYCD Downtown Hoedown concertgoers hoping to post photos online from the event can take a few simple steps to avoid getting charged international roaming charges.

CBS Detroit–06/05/2015

Novi-based OPS Solutions demonstrated its Light Guide Systems at the Big M Conference at Cobo Center in Detroit. (By Edward Cardenas)

Novi Company Uses Augmented Reality Technology To Replace Manuals (Video)

Novi-based OPS Solutions demonstrated its Light Guide Systems at the Big M Conference at Cobo Center in Detroit.

06/04/2015

Students in a training program at Grand Circus. File Photo (By Edward Cardenas)

ExperienceIT Class To Train Next Generation Of IT Professionals In Detroit

Aspiring IT professionals can apply to be part of the next ExperienceIT class and learn the hard and soft skills needed to obtain a job in the information technology field.

CBS Detroit–06/04/2015