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Ads coming to North Hills school website

Visitors to the North Hills School District's website soon will be seeing ads for area businesses.

about 6 hours ago

Ced Kurtz’s TechMan Texts: Apple Watch may stay on fringe

Also: Apple also announced that iOS 8; a Stanford engineer has managed to create a wireless radio just a few millimeters across.

3 days ago

Sound Advice: Amplifiers are as unique as speakers

I don't think all amplifiers sound the same; but the key is matching an amplifier to the speakers.

5 days ago

 Apple CEO Tim Cook explains how the Apple Watch works in conjunction with Apple Pay during an announcement of new products.

Apple pushes digital wallet with Apple Pay

Apple Pay is integrated with its Passbook credential-storage app and its fingerprint ID security system.

1 week ago

 Apple is looking to expand its presence in Pittsburgh and has been searching for 15,000 to 20,000 square feet of office space.

Apple seeks to expand its presence in Pittsburgh

The technology giant has been searching for up to 20,000 square feet of office space, possibly at Carnegie Mellon or other locations.

1 week ago

Ced Kurtz’s TechMan Texts: A means to a manual … and then some

TechMan conjures strange self-improvement ideas.

1 week ago

Euros make Google a proxy for criticism of intrusive U.S. government and U.S. tech dominance

European regulators on Monday pushed Google to make more changes in its key search algorithm or face charges and penalties.

1 week ago

 Recording artist Moby will perform at this year’s Thrival.

Thrival festival to focus on Pittsburgh’s technology, music scene

Thrill Mill’s Thrival Innovation + Music Festival has been extended to a weeklong celebration of technology and entrepreneurship.

1 week ago

 Receivers from highly regarded brands like Marantz have very good amplifier specifications, leading to clean sound.

Don Lindich’s Sound Advice: Factor in sensitivity along with room size

The lower the sensitivity, the more power you need. And bigger speakers are usually more efficient than smaller speakers.

1 week ago

 Alice Hayden of Orlando, Fla., uses gaming technology in her firm. Although more women have cracked video gaming’s predominantly male workforce, experts say the business still has a gender gap.

More women get jobs in video-game industry, but gender gap persists

Women make up the fastest-growing consumer segment of the $15 billion-a-year business and the fastest-growing niche in its workforce.

1 week ago

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Cybertainment: 'Sports Jeopardy,' Garth Brooks on the Web

“Sports Jeopardy!” debuts on Crackle while Garth Brooks launches an online music store called GhostTunes.

Cybertainment: City of Asylum app and website look at North Side

City of Asylum’s Digital Sanctuaries app and website looks at parts of North Side in a novel way. Streamy Awards ceremony set for Sept. 7.



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