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Apple iPad 2 Air Now Available In Stores

By Edward Cardenas

SOUTHFIELD (CBS Detroit) – The next generation of Apple’s iPad is now available in retail outlets.

The iPad 2 Air, which is thinner than previous models and offers features including an enhanced camera, is available at Apple stores and Best Buy stores in Metro Detroit, according to a website searches… 300 more words

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Apps To Help Children, Parents Fight Bullying

By Edward Cardenas

SOUTHFIELD (CBS Detroit) – Bullying can take on a variety of forms in schools and in cyberspace.

According to StopBullying.gov, 28 percent of students in grades 6-12 experienced bullying, and 1 in 5 kids have been the victim of a text bully, AT&T reports. 265 more words

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Queen Elizabeth II Sends First Tweet

By Edward Cardenas

SOUTHFIELD (CBS Detroit) – The Pope is on Twitter, as is former President George H.W. Bush. and now Queen Elizabeth II has joined the world of social media. 196 more words

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Metro Detroit To Have Partial Solar Eclipse

By Edward Cardenas

SOUTHFIELD (CBS Detroit) – Sky watchers in Metro Detroit will be able to view a partial solar eclipse Thursday afternoon, but if they do, it should be done safely. 252 more words

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App Access May Comprise Smart Phone Safety

By Edward Cardenas

SOUTHFIELD (CBS Detroit) – Law enforcement officials are warning smart phone users to be vigilant when installing apps, and be mindful of what information they allow the programs to have access to on their devices. 249 more words

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'Back To The Future'-Style Hoverboard Being Developed

By Edward Cardenas

SOUTHFIELD (CBS DETROIT) – A California-based company wants to go “Back to the Future” and create a hoverboard.

Ever since Marty McFly cruised across the big screen in “Back to the Future II” on the hoverboard – which is similar to a skateboard except that it hovers, instead of rolls, over the ground – has been a product on sci-fi fans have hoped would come to reality. 224 more words

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Michigan International Speedway Green Efforts Rev Into New Gear

By Edward Cardenas

BROOKLYN (CBS Detroit) – Michigan International Speedway is shifting its green efforts into a higher gear by becoming the first facility in motor sports to join the EPA’s Green Power Partnership. 398 more words

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