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Swipe Right or Left? The Effects of Social Dating Apps in the 21st Century

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Click here to find out how apps like Tinder can impact one’s social life. Audio transcript: Miller-Effects of Dating Apps Script By Kayla Miller SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Online dating has become the new dating trend of the 21st century for young adults. Common social dating apps such as Match, Bumble, Zoosk, and OKCupid have taken […]

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The Technology Takeover: Should We Be Worried About Our Children’s Future?

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Click the play button to find out about technology’s impact on students’ lives both inside and outside the classroom.  Audio Transcript: Technology Takeover By Sam Rothman SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — For many people, a typical elementary class consisted of students sitting at desks copying notes off of either a chalkboard or a whiteboard. Some students may have chosen […]

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Central New York, Community, Government, Health, Public Safety, Technology

Libraries with 3D Printers React to Release of Blueprints for Guns

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Click play to hear one local library’s policy when it comes to 3D printing guns.  Audio Transcript: Libraries React to 3D Gun Blueprints By Natalie Maier FAYETTEVILLE, N.Y. (NCC News) – A company in Austin, Texas has promised to release digital blueprints for 3D printing guns. The release is causing concern among gun control advocates, who think […]

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Mackenzie-Childs Pulls off Another Barn Sale Despite Technology Issues

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  Listen here to find out why one shopper has been coming to the barn sale for a decade.  Audio transcript: Ten Years of Mackenzie Childs_Natalie Maier By Natalie Maier SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Technology issues made for a difficult check-out process at this weekend’s Mackenzie-Childs Barn Sale. Tens of thousands of shoppers descended upon Aurora […]

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People Skeptical of WHO’s Decision to Name Gaming Disorder a Mental Health Condition

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By Stefan Oliva  Syracuse, NY (NCC News) – The World Health Organization (WHO) put gaming disorder on its most recent list of mental health disorders on Monday. WHO’s announcement sparked debate and raised questions about how it should be treated and whether or not the condition belongs on this list. The WHO defines gaming disorder as “a […]

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Co-working and sharing office spaces: A new trend

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By Eshalaxmi Barlingay SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – From sharing rides to AirBnB’s, the world is now leaning more towards sharing office spaces. Business professionals are looking at ditching their traditional office spaces. According to the 2018 Global Co-Working Survey, 1.7 million people are estimated to continue working in around 19,000 co-working spaces. According to Forbes, by 2020, […]

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NCC Knows: What is Bitcoin?

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Video Transcript By Matt St. Jean and Frank DeLuca, SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Have a questions? We have the answers. NCC Knows is an investigative unit researching all of today’s conundrums through the use of “explainer” stories. These stories take the time to break down complex issues and make sure you are armed with […]

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