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Ced Kurtz’s TechMan Texts: Samsung ‘monster’ tablet has its advantages

Verizon was kind enough to send TechMan a Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 for testing, the largest tablet Samsung makes.

1 day ago

 Don Charlton, chief executive officer and founder of The Resumator, said shifting the paradigm that drives hiring decisions has been his company’s primary mission since it was launched in 2009.

Recruiting software company The Resumator works to open the doors to new faces

The West View-based firm, fresh off of a $15 million investment, aims to break hiring patterns and boost diversity in tech.

3 days ago

 The Pana­sonic Lumix DMC-GM1

Don Lindich’s Sound Advice: Pana­sonic DMC-GM1 eclipses Sony for best small camera

The DMC-GM1 of­fers the im­ag­ing power of a full-sized in­ter­change­able lens cam­era in an im­pos­si­bly small pack­age.

3 days ago

 Eric Jarosinski is followed on Twitter by 85,000 people who love his ironic and depressed aphorisms.

An Internet persona that’s negative and endearing

For someone famous for sharing his depression with the world, Eric Jarosinski is in an extremely good mood.

4 days ago

Former CMU dean of computer science advising White House Policy Office

Randal E. Bryant is using his yearlong sabbatical to teach White House officials the ins and outs of data science.

5 days ago

Facebook aiming to flag bogus reports

Facebook this week announced that it’s experimenting with a tag that will mark sites as satire.

6 days ago

 PNC Park

Want to catch a foul ball? This website offers fans help

Joel Carben and his friends are tracking the best places to sit if you want to catch a foul ball at the ballpark.

1 week ago

Ced Kurtz’s TechMan Texts: Phones, reforms & Internet sharks

Does the term “Certified Like-New” mean someone at Verizon swears that a little old lady only used it to call her grandkids?

1 week ago

Pittsburgh Technology Council announces Tech 50 finalists

The Tech 50 Awards were created to honor local innovators and the companies that have been built around their expertise.

1 week ago

 Cambridge SoundWorks OontZ XL Bluetooth Speaker

Don Lindich’s Sound Advice: Smaller companies can produce some audio gems

The first example of a small brand dominating a big brand is in headphones.

1 week ago

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Pittsburgh is still bleak but beautiful in remastered Sony game 'The Last of Us'

A new version of the 2013 apocalyptic game featuring Pittsburgh is available for PlayStation 4 with updated graphics.

Cybertainment: New app creates then-and-now photos

Timera photo app takes pictures of the past and present. NeonGrid gives digital content producers a place to list their credits.



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