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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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Officials Think Anger Over Dog Shooting Video Led To Cyber Attacks

A North Texas city is under cyber assault. Officials in Cleburne think video of a police officer shooting a dog is the reason employees have had to launch a non-stop effort to keep their computer systems up and running.

CBSDFW.COM–10/29/2014

The internet shopping website of Amazon.com. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Amazon Now Offering Same-Day Delivery In DFW

If you were online before Noon today ordering something on Amazon.com odds are you became a part of history. Wednesday was the first day the website unveiled their new same-day delivery option.

CBS 11–08/06/2014

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DPS Urges Online Renewal Of Your Driver’s License

The Department of Public Safety on Tuesday urged residents to renew online and beat the typical summer rush at driver’s license offices.

04/22/2014

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Obamacare Website Flagged In Heartbleed Review

People with accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama’s signature health care law are being told to change their passwords.

04/19/2014

Plano City Hall evacuation (Photos via @SteveStoler, Director of Media Relations, City of Plano)

Power Outage Affecting Plano City Hall

A major power outage affecting Plano City Hall and other municipal government offices is expected to continue well into this afternoon.

04/18/2014

Father Randy Bean sits with one of his sons. (Source: CBSDFW.COM)

Co-Workers Send Out Call For Help For Dying Dad

A Frisco family needs help and the call for it is coming in the form of an online video. Randy Bean worked in the high-tech industry. Now, his coworkers in Plano are using their skills to help the father of three in a desperate race against time.

CBSDFW.COM–03/26/2014

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Health Care Site Put To The Test As Deadline Nears

The government’s revamped health care website was put to its biggest test yet as a record-breaking surge of Americans rushed to beat Tuesday’s extended deadline for signing up for coverage.

CBS 11–12/24/2013

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14,000+ Texans Pick Insurance Exchange Plans

About 14,000 Texans enrolled for health insurance in October and November on the embattled federal online exchange, nearly five times more than successfully navigated the site during its rocky opening month.

12/11/2013

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Updated Healthcare.gov Gets Mixed Reviews

Counselors helping people use the federal government’s online health exchange are giving mixed reviews to the updated site, with some zipping through the application process while others are facing the same old sputters and even crashes.

12/03/2013

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Gov’t Diagnosis: HealthCare.gov On The Mend

The Health and Human Services Department released a progress report Sunday on its effort to get the troubled HealthCare.gov website up to snuff.

12/02/2013

A woman blows her nose. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

New Website Tracks Sickness Via Social Media

With the recent drastic temperature changes many North Texans may be starting to feel under the weather. But did you ever wish you knew what illnesses were going around your neck of the woods before they got to you?

11/12/2013

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