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Syracuse Locals, University Students React to New iPhone X Release

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By Lisa Nho SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Global technology superpower Apple released its newest addition to the smartphone family last Friday and local Syracuse fans reacted with both enthusiasm and restraint. Not long after the release of the iPhone 8, Apple gave way to the iPhone X in celebration of the company’s tenth anniversary. About […]

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Syracuse taxi service is getting in on the Pokemon Go craze

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By Brianna Adams SYRACUSE, NY (NCC News)—Pokemon Go has taken over the gaming world and now a Syracuse company is getting in on the trend. Orange Metro Taxi is beginning to implement a Pokemon tour service for the Syracuse area. Pokemon tour guide Kelly Shampine had the idea for the service after playing the game with his kids. “My kids […]

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Screen Time Might Mean Health Problems

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Kyra Azzato Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News)­– Time spent in front of digital screens can lead to health problems including insomnia and macular degeneration. Most digital screens are backlit and emit blue light, or high-energy visible (HEV) light wavelengths. These wavelengths are emitted by almost everything, including the sun. Low levels of blue light are perfectly healthy, but […]

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