<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Tech News]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/tech http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com en-us Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:05:55 -0400 Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:05:55 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Students Create 'Fear No Bully' App]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:05:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/CR-smart-phone-050913.jpg
The "Fear No Bully" app was revealed in Delaware County by a team of students.]]>
<![CDATA[Apple Event: New iPads Announced]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:11:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/new-ipad-AP903945536056_0.jpg
Check out the newest products and programs tech giant Apple announced on Oct. 16, 2014.

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<![CDATA[Report Links GoPro to Brain Injury]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 20:12:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP886669197394.jpg
GoPro shares tumbled after reports linked the sports-camera maker to the ski accident of retired Formula 1 race car driver Michael Schumacher, sparking safety questions about the use of the

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<![CDATA[Teens Develop Brain-Teaser App]]> Fri, 10 Oct 2014 09:13:56 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/216*120/impossible+rush+app.jpg
Fifteen-year-old Chicago teen, Austin Valleskey, partnered up with an Australian teen of the same age to develop a popular brain-teaser app called “Impossible Rush.” With over 500,000 downloads at its peak, the...]]>
<![CDATA[Tesla to End Speculation Over "The D"]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 15:12:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/209*120/10-09-2014-tesla-model-s-470486031.jpg
Tesla CEO Elon Musk is expected to make an announcement Thursday night that should clear up a week of speculation that put "the D" in dramatic and a bump in the electric carmaker's stock price. The electric car...

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<![CDATA[New Emergency Message System in Main Line Community]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 12:05:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008252943_1200x675_336234563504.jpg
Lower Merion Township has launched "Blackboard Connect" to keep residents aware of crimes, road closures and power outages.]]>
<![CDATA[College Bans App Over Bullying]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:54:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Yik+Yak+Norwich+University.jpg
Concerns over cyberbullying led a Vermont university to block users of the school's servers from accessing a social media app. The app, Yik Yak, allows users to post anonymous blurbs, including rants, gossip, or...]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Man Buys iPhone 6, Drops It on Sidewalk]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:27:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2014-09-19+at+11.13.16+AM_edited-1.jpg
Jack Cooksey, 18, was the first person to leave the Perth, Australia Apple store with an iPhone 6. He then promptly dropped it.

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<![CDATA[iPhone Users Could Face Battery, Wi-Fi Issues From Latest Update]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:00:45 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tsiphoneupdatepic.jpg
A tech expert advises consumers to wait before downloading the iOS 8 update.]]>
<![CDATA[Take the Phone Quiz: iPhone 6 or Android? ]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:46:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/pile+of+phones1.jpg
With the release of the iPhone 6 and a slew of other new phones now on the market, we've developed this guide to help you determine which phone is right for you. All you have to do is answer a few...

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<![CDATA[Do You Need the iPhone 6?]]> Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:47:14 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP501921875874.jpg
The question that's been buzzing: do you need the new iPhone 6? Tech reporter, Mike Wendland, shows what IOS 8 features are available for older iPhones.

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<![CDATA[Apple Releases Tool to Remove U2 Album]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:14:07 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/455053622.jpg
Some iPhone users are not happy that U2's new album, "Songs of Innocence," was automatically added to their iTunes music library, free of charge. In response, Apple has released a special tool that lets people...

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<![CDATA[Caller Asking for Money? Could Be a Scam]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 08:24:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008093833_1200x675_328418371838.jpg
Camden County Police are warning residents and business owners of a scheme where people pose as representatives from PSE&G to tell people to pay to avoid having their electricity shut off.]]>
<![CDATA[More Than 1 Million Smoke Alarms Recalled]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 07:04:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/fire-alarm-recall.jpg
Three Kidde smoke alarm models were recalled Thursday due to the possibility of alarm failure following a power outage, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.

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<![CDATA[Professor Develops $110 Earthquake-Warning System]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:30:46 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/0909-2014-EarthquakeWarningSystem.jpg
A University of California, Berkeley professor has developed a new earthquake-warning system that he said can be made for just over $100. Josh Bloom, who has been working with the university's...

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<![CDATA[Twitter Investigating Threats with Possible Links to ISIS]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 09:17:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/TWITTER-ISIS-THREATS-SOT-TZ---18281826.jpg
Twitter says its security team, along with relevant law enforcement officials, is investigating the veracity of apparent death threats made against its employees by radical

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<![CDATA[The Apple Watch: What You Need to Know]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 07:51:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/edt-apple-watch-thumb-new.jpg
Rumors of the Apple Watch have been swirling since 2012, and while Apple is not the first to debut a smartwatch, it has arguably designed the most elegant wearable yet. Here are the top features to know...

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<![CDATA[Apple's New Watch, iPhones]]> Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:22:58 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/edt-iwatch-1.jpg
Apple announced two new iPhone models, the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, and its new Apple Watch at an event in Cupertino on Sept. 9.

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<![CDATA[Apple Unveils Sleek New Watch]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:26:34 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/edt-apple-lead-455042032.jpg
Apple unveiled a sleek new smartwatch dubbed the Apple Watch and two new, bigger iPhones on Tuesday, marking its much-heralded entry into wearable technology and signaling its intentions to keep innovating three...

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<![CDATA[How to Sell Your iPhone for the Most Money]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 14:06:03 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tlmd_iphone_edited.jpg
Looking to sell your iPhone before the new model is released? The longer you wait can affect the value of your phone dramatically.

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<![CDATA[Live from Cupertino: Apple Will Live Stream Sept. 9 Event]]> Mon, 08 Sep 2014 10:54:32 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/179*120/tim+cook+2.jpg
All eyes will be on Cupertino Tuesday for Apple's next big announcement. Apple announced it will be live-streaming the "special event" on Apple.com starting 10 a.m.

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