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So what’s new, different and wonderful in the high-tech world this fine sunny Opening Day Friday? Glad you asked…

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2013

IDV software at work

Lansing’s IDV Partners With Philadelphia Medical And Security Firm

IDV Solutions, the Lansing-based physical security and risk visualization software developer, Thursday announced a partnership with Philadelphia, Pa.-based International SOS, a medical and security services provider.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2013

Tigers manager Jim Leyland. (Getty Images/Leon Halip) File.

Tigers 5, Phillies 5

Cy Young Award winners Roy Halladay and Justin Verlander made their spring training debuts Sunday as the Philadelphia Phillies and Detroit Tigers tied 5-5 in 10 innings.

97.1 The Ticket–02/24/2013

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The Unclean Truth: How Five Cities Stack Up On Recycling

From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.


Greg Monroe #10 of the Detroit Pistons looks to shoot. (File photo/ Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Philadelphia 104, Pistons 97

Greg Monroe missed a tip with less than a minute left that came back to haunt Detroit.

97.1 The Ticket–12/10/2012

Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions throws a pass against the Philadelphia Eagles during the game at Lincoln Financial Field on October 14, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Lions Beat Eagles In OT 26-23

Jason Hanson kicks a 45-yard field goal in overtime and the Detroit Lions beat the Philadelphia Eagles 26-23 on Sunday.

97.1 The Ticket–10/14/2012

Justin Verlander (Getty Images File Photo)

Tigers Beat Phillies 6-3 In Split Squad Play

Justin Verlander threw for 6 innings and the Detroit Tigers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-3 in split squad play on Sunday.

97.1 The Ticket–03/25/2012

Brandon Knight #7 of the Detroit Pistons looks ot pass the ball during the game against the Philadelphia 76ers on February 28, 2012 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Philadelphia 97, Pistons 68

Greg Monroe scored 20 points but it’s not enought as the Detroit Pistons fall to the Philadelphia 76ers 97-68 Tuesday night.

97.1 The Ticket–02/28/2012

Joey MacDonald - Detroit Red Wings.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Wings Set Record With Home Win Over Flyers 4-3

The Detroit Red Wings make it 20 straight wins on home ice as they beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-3 on Sunday night.

97.1 The Ticket–02/12/2012

(Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Wings Take On Flyers And Home Win Streak Record

The Detroit Red Wings’ chance to match the NHL’s longest home win streak of all-time will come against a team that could have some extra motivation besides just ending its recent struggles.

97.1 The Ticket–02/12/2012