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Last Call For Bar Cars On Metro-North’s New Haven Line

Originally posted on CBS New York:
STAMFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) – Bar cars on Metro-North trains could be a thing of the past when the transit agency rolls out new rail cars. As WCBS 880’s Sean Adams reported, bar cars are…

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New Jawbone Era Bluetooth Headset: Small and (Mostly) Sweet

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Once upon a time, there was a company called Aliph, which made a fine Bluetooth headset called the Jawbone. It started making Bluetooth speakers and fitness trackers, and became at least as well known for them…

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Greenwich Car Dealership Worker Charged With Sending Lewd Picture To Customer

Originally posted on CBS New York:
GREENWICH, Conn. (CBSNewYork) – An employee of a luxury car dealership in Greenwich has been arrested after being accused of delivering more than valet transportation. As WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau reported,…

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Blackphone Aims to Be an NSA-Proof Smartphone

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By now we’ve learned a lot about how the NSA intercepts private communications, whether it’s tapping into fiber optic cables, bugging laptops before they’re delivered to customers or just collecting mounds of data from tech companies…

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Hover bikes and laser lights: The sci-fi future of cycling

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By Daisy Carrington (CNN) — Imagine a bicycle that was more than a means to get you to work in the morning, but a personal assistant to boot. It could shield you from oncoming…

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Snapchat Security Blunder: How to Stop the Spam

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It’s been a rough couple of weeks for popular photo-based chat app Snapchat. First, the network suffered a major hack it was warned against months prior. Now, Snapchat users are suffering a deluge of spam that the…

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Family Discusses Possibility Of Losing Patriarch To Mars One Project

Originally posted on CBS Las Vegas:
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (CBS Las Vegas) – For one Utah resident, the realization of his dream might mean sacrificing his family. The man, 38-year-old Ken Sullivan, is one of 1,058 people selected out of…

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