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Central New York, Community, dating, Entertainment, relationships, romance, Technology

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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Business, Central New York, Community, Consumer, Public Safety

Perception of Self-Driving Car Changes Following the Death in Arizona

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Radler: Driverless Car Script By Josh Radler SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — On Sunday, a self-driving Uber car struck and killed a pedestrian walking across the street in Tempe, Arizona. It is the first time that a driverless car has ever killed someone. This technology has been years in the making but now is in the hot […]

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Central New York, Community, Government

Syracuse Common Council will start live streaming meetings online

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Video Transcript: Syracuse will start live streaming Common Council meetings online SCRIPT By Rashika Jaipuriar Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — Starting next month, Syracuse residents won’t have to worry about parking in downtown or missing work to make it to a common council meeting. On Monday, the Common Council agreed unanimously to record and live-stream any […]

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Business, Central New York

Chairman of Advance Media New York’s Retirement Marks Shift to Digital Age

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Listen here to learn about Stephen Rogers’ impact on his company and the company’s advancement into the digital era.  Audio Transcript: Feature News Story Stephen Rogers_Roy By Ethan Roy SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) After 58 years in the news business, Stephen Rogers, former chairman of Advance Media New York, has announced his decision to retire from […]

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Central New York, Environment, Technology

22 Drones Will Now be Used to Combat Environmental Issues in New York

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By Mye Owens Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) – The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation announced that drones will be used throughout New York. “The use of drone technology will help us do our jobs better and faster while saving taxpayer dollars,” Commissioner Basil Seggos said. “This technology is helping DEC with everything from petroleum […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Environment, International, Syracuse

Syracuse University Professors Help Make Scientific Breakthrough

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By Colleen Callander SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Syracuse University physicists are among the global team of scientists that has made a transformative discovery in the world of astronomy.  In collaboration with the Laser Interferometer Gravitational Observatory (LIGO) and the Virgo gravitational-wave detectors, they have discovered the origin of gold and other elements, which has been […]

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Business, Central New York

Advance IT Teaches the Importance of Protecting Identity

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By Lileana Pearson SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Advance IT hosted Horror Stories of Poor Network Security Friday the 13th. Geared toward small business owners in Syracuse, the event featured demonstrations on network security and a presentation by Susan Fahrenkrug, president of Advance IT. Fahrenkrug put a heavy emphasis on password security, but she also shared other information about […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Non-profit, Technology, Things to do

Organization Brings Teenage Girls Opportunities to Explore STEM

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By Lisa Nho SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — One special program in the city of Syracuse will be bringing the meaning of “community” to the people. The YWCA of Syracuse and Onondaga County, Inc. – alongside Syracuse University and SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry – will be teaming up to provide an event that […]

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Business, Central New York, Community

Tech Garden Assists in the Growth of New Businesses

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By Jude Allume, SYRACUSE, NY (NCC News) — The Tech Garden has long been a powerful tool in the launch and development of technology-leveraging start-up companies. Located in Syracuse, the company was created to turn two empty MONY Plaza buildings into a business incubator for manufacturing and services businesses. Since opening in 2004, the company has helped […]

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Arts, Business, Central New York, Community, Consumer, Education, Environment, Syracuse, Technology

Le Moyne College is Hosting a Stem Program

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By Ashley Burroughs SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Le Moyne College is hosting its second annual STEM program for young women who are eager to learn more about science, technology, and math. This week long program empowers women by giving them the opportunity to gain new skills in a career field that is dominated by men. Emma […]

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Central New York, Community, Technology

Virtual Reality Touring Comes to Syracuse Apartment Company

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By Tommy Farrell SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Open house has a different meaning for one apartment company in Syracuse. University Hill Apartments and Imajion Studios partnered in February 2017 to bring virtual reality touring to University Hill’s website. If the property has virtual reality viewing available, a 360 degree logo will appear in the picture. Leasing […]

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