<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Tech News]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/tech http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com en-us Mon, 26 Jan 2015 17:32:10 -0500 Mon, 26 Jan 2015 17:32:10 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[NFL Launches YouTube Channel]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 11:48:04 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/77248493.jpg
Searching for Super Bowl highlights next week after the big game? They'll be available, legally, straight from the source. On Monday, the league and YouTube announced a partnership between two of the most...

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<![CDATA[123456 - Is Your Password Easy to Hack?]]> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:11:13 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Fingers_Keyboard_Generic_Internet_Safety_02.jpg
Cyber-security provider "Splash-Data" released its list of the 25 worst passwords to use.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Cameras Come to Jersey Shore Towns]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 21:09:39 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009258822_1200x675_385542211559.jpg
Police officers in Middle and Lower Township, New Jersey have begun wearing body cameras.]]>
<![CDATA[8 Teens to be Charged in School Sexting Scandal ]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 07:20:17 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tlmd_sexting_batavia.jpg
Eight students will soon face charges in a sexting scandal that has rocked a Bucks County high school, officials confirmed Thursday night.]]>
<![CDATA[Apple Promotes MLK Day Volunteerism]]> Wed, 14 Jan 2015 10:06:15 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/8-22-2013-MLK-on-MEET-THE-PRESS.jpg
Apple is defending its policy on Martin Luther King Day, which will be observed nationally on Monday Jan. 19, after a Silicon Valley media blog called out the company for not making it a paid holiday.

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<![CDATA[Sony Set to Release New High Quality Sound Walkman]]> Wed, 07 Jan 2015 13:10:43 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ZX2_close_up.jpg
Is the Walkman back? Sony has unveiled a new Walkman that it says will deliver a "pure sound quality for a more authentic, emotionally involving musical experience." But that experience will cost you.

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<![CDATA[All About That Bass: Music at CES]]> Tue, 06 Jan 2015 02:43:09 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/IMG_2038_speaker.JPG
Amazing sound, and the price is dropping.

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<![CDATA[New Privacy Law Protects Against Cyber Crime]]> Fri, 02 Jan 2015 00:05:15 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/computer-keyboard-generic-0.jpg
With a new year comes a brand new law designed to protect people from becoming the victims of cyber crime and it's now on the books in Delaware. NBC10's Tim Furlong reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Odd Google Searches That Trended in 2014]]> Wed, 31 Dec 2014 11:21:17 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/453920462.jpg
Google has released its 2014 list of its most common search requests. Many popular searches weren't surprising, like The World Cup international football competition, comedian Robin Williams, and the Disney...

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<![CDATA[Tech Business Brings Jobs to Region]]> Wed, 31 Dec 2014 11:08:14 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000009101546_1200x675_378574403793.jpg
Software company Adminovate, Inc. is moving to Philadelphia and will be hiring for dozens of positions.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Uses Exoskeleton to Walk]]> Fri, 26 Dec 2014 11:06:21 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Bionic-Legs.jpg
A Long Island man enjoyed his first walk on a Manhattan sidewalk in nearly five years with the help of a biometric exoskeleton. Tom Ball, of Long Island, New York, took a short walk on 38th Street earlier...]]>
<![CDATA[Research Shows Smartphones Increase Brain Activity]]> Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:06:24 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WEBSEPTAThefts_6394940_722x406_2210377729.jpg
Swiss researchers found that people who use smartphones on a daily basis have increased brain activity in a certain part of the brain compared with regular cellphone users and they also found that the smartphone...]]>
<![CDATA[Xmas Drones: FAA Gives "Stay Off the Naughty List" Rules]]> Tue, 23 Dec 2014 14:45:55 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/f0b3131c0e5846229ae4fd6798c0cdef.jpg
With so many tiny, unmanned aircraft -- or drones -- about to be given as Christmas gifts, the Federal Aviation Association has released a "best practices" video to keep owners on the straight and narrow.

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<![CDATA[Experts: WWIII Looks Like Sony Hack]]> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:03:12 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/N6P-SONY-KOREA-HACK-PKG---03282609.jpg
The term “cyber warfare” has been thrown around for years, with security experts wondering what the effects of a damaging cyber attack might look like. Now we know: a Hollywood studio left paralyzed, and...

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<![CDATA[Threat: Pay $1M or Get Hacked]]> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 21:04:20 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/IMG_02222.JPG
Hot on the heels of the infamous Sony hack, Pine Forge Academy in Berks County is facing a similar threat if it doesn’t pay $1 million to a group known as Heart of the People.

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<![CDATA[Safer Ride Mobile App Hopes to Deter Drunk Drivers]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:25:41 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008973143_1200x675_373567555814.jpg
The Department of Transportation kicked off their annual campaign against drunk driving in Washington, D.C. Tuesday. The Safer Ride mobile app is also available to help you get home safely from holiday...]]>