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Parallels Between Ebola Outbreak & World of Warcraft
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Parallels Between Ebola Outbreak & World of Warcraft

Virtual worlds where real-life gamers role play as they come across deadly challenges may have much to teach us about confronting a global crisis. At least that’s what Nina H. Fefferman, a Rutgers professor, concluded after studying human behavior when a glitch occurred in... Read »

2 hours ago
Lifestyle Website Founder to Host Tech Conference

Lifestyle Website Founder to Host Tech Conference

The Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies, or PACT, announced Tuesday its plans for next year's... Read »

Dec 17, 2014
Safer Ride Mobile App Hopes to Deter Drunk Drivers

Safer Ride Mobile App Hopes to Deter Drunk Drivers

The Department of Transportation kicked off their annual campaign against drunk driving in Washington, D.C. Tuesday. Watch »

Dec 17, 2014
Odd Google Searches That Trended in 2014

Odd Google Searches That Trended in 2014

Google has released its 2014 list of its most common search requests. Many popular searches weren't surprising, like... Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Apple Wins iPod Class Action Lawsuit

Apple Wins iPod Class Action Lawsuit

After just a few hours of deliberation, a California jury has found in favor of Apple in the billion-dollar... Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Tricking Caller ID Could Result in Fines

Tricking Caller ID Could Result in Fines

Schemers who manipulate how their phone number appears on caller ID could face a $10,000 fine under a measure being... Read »

Dec 15, 2014
What 9-Hours of Coding Can Do

What 9-Hours of Coding Can Do

No matter how you celebrate the holidays, or even which holidays you celebrate, chances are you know about Santa... Read »

Dec 14, 2014
School Application Process Goes Fully Online

School Application Process Goes Fully Online

For the first time, Philadelphia's high school selection application — used by about 60 percent of district students... Read »

Dec 14, 2014
In Sony Hack Investigation, Clues Among Code

In Sony Hack Investigation, Clues Among Code

Investigators are piecing together key sequences of computer code as they puzzle out the Sony Pictures hacking... Read »

Dec 14, 2014
Brain Stimulation Devices Prepare to Go Mainstream

Brain Stimulation Devices Prepare to Go Mainstream

The founders of Halo Neuroscience don't have a tidy elevator pitch for investors. There's no simple, 60-second way... Read »

Dec 12, 2014

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