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Family selfie.
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May 01, 2019 - 4:00 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Could Gwyneth Paltrow's daughter sue her for sharing a photo? After Gwyneth Paltrow shared a selfie with her 14-year-old daughter, Apple Martin, on her Instagram feed, Apple wrote in the comments section, "Mom we have...
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This Jan. 24, 2019, file photo shows a Comcast truck in Pittsburgh. Comcast Corp. reports earns on Thursday, April 25.
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April 25, 2019 - 11:14 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Comcast kept shedding cable customers and adding home internet customers in its most recent quarter. Traditional TV providers are losing customers at an increasing rate while streaming companies pop up seemingly every few weeks . To deal with that industry shift online from...
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In this March 23, 2019, file photo, Will Smith arrives at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards in Los Angeles.
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April 23, 2019 - 10:34 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Actor Will Smith, NASA, Fortnite and Disney are among the 2019 Webby Award winners for internet excellence. The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences announced the winners Tuesday. Smith's The Jump won a Webby for events and live stream video while Disney was chosen the...
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Net Neutrality.
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Ian Bush
March 06, 2019 - 3:32 pm
Updated 7:25 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There's a new effort to bring back net neutrality - Obama-era internet rules repealed by Republican regulators after President Trump took office. Congressional Democrats claim wide public support for the bill that would turn back the clock. Rep. Mike...
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The avatar of "Momo" as seen on Facebook. Momo Challenge avatar.
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Suzanne Monaghan
February 28, 2019 - 5:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Momo Challenge has resurfaced and all over social media, concerned parents are sharing information about this dangerous game. But tech experts say the Momo Challenge is nothing more than a viral hoax. The bulgy-eyed, stringy-haired, downright terrifying looking...
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Singer-songwriter Ryan Adams
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February 15, 2019 - 1:04 pm
By Sandra Gonzalez (CNN) — Ryan Adams claims he does not recall having engaged in sexually charged text messages and conversations with a girl who was underage at the time and says he would not knowingly do so, following the publication of a report by The New York Times . Adams, 44, also said in a...
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A woman using an internet gambling website to play online roulette.
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David Madden
February 06, 2019 - 12:40 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — There could be another legal fight that may pit federal authorities against several states over gambling — this time on the web. The U.S. Department of Justice is seeking to redefine the rules by going back in time. Local attorney Steve Schrier, an adjunct professor...
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February 05, 2019 - 3:00 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — We have reached the point where college graduates do not know of a world without the significant involvement of computer technology in their lives. Of...
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January 29, 2019 - 3:15 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Have you ever looked at a seventh-grader and thought, "Well, there's an adult in no need of protection from internet trolls"? Apparently, lawmakers have — at least as it relates to online privacy, because the laws treat...
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Access to social media platforms in Zimbabwe was reinstated on Monday, hours after a court deemed the government's internet shutdown illegal.
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January 21, 2019 - 9:25 pm
By Columbus S. Mavhunga and David McKenzie, CNN (CNN) -- Access to social media platforms in Zimbabwe was reinstated on Monday, hours after a court deemed the government's internet shutdown illegal. Zimbabwean authorities clamped down on internet use last week, after violent protests broke out over...
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