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Central New York, Consumer, Health, Syracuse, Technology

People Are Skeptical of the World Health Organization’s Decision

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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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Business, Central New York, Community, Technology

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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Technology

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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Central New York, Education, Technology

Syracuse University Unveils New Online Law Degree Program

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Click “Play” to hear more about Syracuse University’s new online law degree program. Audio Transcript: Hilepo_OnlineLawDegree_02.26.18_Script By James Hilepo SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News) — Syracuse University will begin offering an online law degree program for those who cannot attend the school as a residential student. The program, which will begin in January 2019, is the first […]

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Business, Central New York, Consumer, Technology

Snapchat Users Fume Over Redesign

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Click play to hear user reactions to the new Snapchat update. Audio Transcript: Hilepo_SnapchatUpdateScript_2.19.18 By James Hilepo SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — A new redesign of the popular social media platform, Snapchat, has been met with widespread criticism. Despite being rolled out over two weeks ago, complaints are still rampant, and the sentiment behind them is […]

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Central New York, Community, Consumer, Environment, Technology

FibreFree and the Fight Against Microfiber Pollution

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  By Brendan Mortensen SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Microfiber pollution is a problem around the world that no one seems to be talking about. One Syracuse University student doesn’t want it to go unnoticed any longer and has a solution for how to cut down on it. Microfibers come from synthetic clothing, like polyester, nylon and […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Consumer, Food, Syracuse, Technology

UberEats launches in Syracuse

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By Brooke Meenachan Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News)  Food delivery apps have gone from being an afterthought to a core part of the restaurant business. UberEATS launched in Syracuse on Monday and restaurants are already starting to see orders come in. According to a financial software, data and media company, Bloomberg, American’s have spent more money […]

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Sports, Technology

Getting Baseball Up to Speed

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By Josh Horwitz SYRACUSE, NY (NCC NEWS) Baseball is still a big influence on many American lives. The nation’s pastime has been around for the better part of two centuries and there is a reason for that. It’s because Baseball adapts. These adaptations, usually in the form of technology, have been well-received by both players […]

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