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3 Travel Apps You Need To Download Right Now

Because a smartphone should help you do more than kill time at the airport, here are three handy travel apps to ensure your next trip goes off without a hitch.

03/12/2014

Apple CEO Steve Jobs speaks during an Apple Special Event January 27, 2010, at Yerba Buena Center For The Arts in San Francisco. Steve Jobs announced the highly anticipated.... (credit: David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: My Dog Ate … My Smartphone?

More and more dogs and cats are treating electronics like play things. The habit is hard on your wallet and it could also pose a digital danger to your pets.

09/05/2013

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Google’s Field Trip App Helps NYC Tourists, Residents Learn Quirky Trivia

A new Google app is helping New Yorkers discover some famous wonders in our own backyard.

10/02/2012

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Father’s Day Gift Guide For All Budgets

Father’s Day is fast approaching. But don’t fret; CBS Local did the browsing for you. Find dad-friendly gifts for any budget.

06/07/2012

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Panasonic Moving North American Headquarters From Secaucus To Newark

The new headquarters will be located a block from Penn Station and will bring with it 1,000 jobs.

04/20/2011

A ticket stub from the original Woodstock concert in Bethel, NY (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

New Website Lets You Show Off Your Old Ticket Stubs

Well, those hazy crazy memories of music and sports events can be enshrined online.

04/12/2011

Mayor Michael Bloomberg tours New York City's new data center - Brooklyn, NY - Feb 28, 2011 - Photo: Edward Reed / Mayor's Office

Mayor Bloomberg Tours New NYC Data Center In Brooklyn

New York City officials are promising $100 million in savings over the next five years, thanks to a centralized new data center in downtown Brooklyn.

03/01/2011

Julie Bennink smiles while using her new iPhone 4 purchased at a Verizon Wireless store - Feb 10, 2011 - Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Apple iPhone Hits Verizon Wireless Stores

It wasn’t a mob scene at the Verizon store on 42nd Street, Verizon’s David Sandberg says they’re expecting a strong day for the device, which sold out in online presales.

02/10/2011

A partially constructed cell tower is seen on Lori and Michael DiMarco's Lawn - Mount Sinai, NY - Jan 31, 2011 - Photo: Lori DiMarco

Cell Tower On Front Lawn Stuns Long Island Couple

Shock could not even describe Lori DiMarco’s reaction when she came home a few weeks ago to find a 40-foot-tall cell tower on her front lawn in Mount Sinai.

02/03/2011

A Verizon version of the Apple iPhone 4 is seen at the launch news conference in Lincoln Center - New York, NY - Jan 11, 2011 - Photo: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images

Verizon Customers Can Order Apple iPhone Thursday

The company is setting aside a limited number of iPhones for those who already subscribe to Verizon. It will begin taking preorders from existing customers at 3 a.m.

02/02/2011

Intel CEO Paul Otellini walks off stage in San Francisco, CA - Sep 22, 2009 - Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Blind Long Island H.S. Senior Among Intel Finalists

She has brains, beauty, and a sense of humor.

02/01/2011

A man walks past the IBM logo at the CeBIT technology fair - Hanover, Germany - Mar 5, 2009 - Photo: JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images

IBM Picked To Streamline NYC’s Tech. Infrastructure

The CITIServ project is expected to modernize and consolidate infrastructure technology across agencies.

01/31/2011

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‘Nasty’ Facebook Page Shut Down On Long Island

Police on Long Island have shutdown a “nasty” Facebook page that detailed alleged sexual encounters of female students at Uniondale High School.

01/19/2011

Apple CEO Steve Jobs presents the iPhone 4 at the 2010 Apple World Wide Developers Conference - San Francisco, CA - Jun 7, 2010 - Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Apple CEO Steve Jobs Taking Leave Of Absence

Apple founder and CEO Steve Jobs sent a note Monday to employees saying he’s taking a medical leave of absence so he can focus on his health.

01/17/2011

The set of "Jeopardy!" - File / Photo: Jeopardy Productions Inc. via IBM

IBM Computer Practicing For Real ‘Jeopardy!’ Match

It’s the size of 10 refrigerators, and it swallows encyclopedias whole, but an IBM computer was lacking one thing it needed to battle the greatest champions from the “Jeopardy!” quiz show.

01/13/2011

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