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Sesame Street: The Aveggies

Our Viral Video There’s a face of evil lurking. It’s up to the Aveggies to bring the criminal to justice.

04/28/2015

Social Media

Birthday Riddle Has Internet Buzzing

An riddle posted online by the Singapore and Asian School Math Olympiad has set the internet buzzing with people trying to figure out when Cheryl’s birthday is.

04/14/2015

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Parents & Students Confront School Board About Classmate’s Killer Blog

Adults and children turn out in droves at a Northwest Independent School District board meeting. The group expressed continuing concerns about a student who wrote a graphic blog about killing some of his classmates.

CBSDFW.COM–04/13/2015

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FCC Approves ‘Net Neutrality’ Regulations

The Federal Communications Commission has agreed to impose strict new regulations on Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon and AT&T.

02/26/2015

This November 21, 2013 photo shows pages from iPad and iPhone apps Snapette(L) and Pricegrabber. As the holiday shopping season opens, shoppers will be armed with smartphones and an array of apps. Some will compare prices, offer gift suggestions, provide price alerts and more.Snapette says nearly two million people have downloaded the app for iPhones or Android handsets to fill a need for people who want to use online tools but shop in local stores. AFP PHOTO / Karen BLEIER        (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Copycat Websites With Dallas Ties

The internet makes us all bargain shoppers, but beware of ‘copycat’ websites.

12/09/2014

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Obama’s Executive Action On Immigration Elicits Praise And Anger

Maria Robles is overcome by emotion. On one hand, she’s disappointed, saying President Obama’s executive action on immigration doesn’t go far enough.

11/21/2014

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Steals and Deals: Free Shipping Deals

Even before the official start of the holiday season, the online deals have begun.

11/05/2014

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North Texas Robbers Hunting For Victims Selling Items Online

Police in North Texas are warning that thieves are hunting for victims online. Lately these criminals are taking the crimes a step further and setting out to rob people face-to-face.

CBSDFW.COM–09/26/2014

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Poll: What Might Make Fair Park More Fun?

More than a National Historic Landmark, Fair Park is close to 300 acres of educational and recreational space for visitors from all over the world.

09/03/2014

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Netflix Debuts New Selective Sharing Feature For Recommendations

Netflix is giving its Internet video subscribers a more discreet way to recommend movies and TV shows to their Facebook friends after realizing most people don’t want to share their viewing habits with large audiences.

09/02/2014

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Study: Social Media Users Shy Away From Sharing Opinions

Tired of that friend or relative who won’t stop posting or tweeting political opinions? Online loudmouths may be annoying, but a new survey suggests they are in the minority.

08/26/2014

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Teachers Fill Classrooms By ‘Crowdfunding’

Some public school teachers have resorted to an unconventional method of gaining funds to stock their classrooms with supplies.

08/25/2014

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