Did you know the smartphone in your purse or pocket is playing a major role in the timing of traffic lights in parts of Broward? As CBS4s Brian Andrews explains, your smartphone is giving off a signal that’s being used to study traffic patterns on what are called “arterials,” the roads that feed our major thoroughfares.
If you are looking to learn or hone your computer skills in South Florida, there are a variety of schools and organizations that truly offer something for everyone, regardless of your skill level.
Apple announced a security fix after it discovered a flaw in iPhones and other devices that could allow hackers to see private information.
Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer has opened up the company’s checkbook and made a huge investment in the online blogging site Tumblr. Yahoo! announced Monday that it had purchased the blogging site for an estimated $1.1 billion.
Imagine going to the polls November 6th and casting your vote for President Barack Obama or Governor Mitt Romney… and somehow the machine thinks you voted for both candidates. That’s called an overvote… and your vote may be thrown out. Sounds impossible? CBS4 Chief Investigator Michele Gillen says it’s not.
Twelve years ago, Palm Beach County was at the epicenter of the 2000 Presidential election meltdown over hanging and pregnant chads. Now as CBS4 Chief Investigator Michele Gillen tells us, Palm Beach County was again at the center of another election embarrassment in March.
Phone numbers, passwords, bank account information. If you put all that stuff on your Smartphone, do you know how to get it all off? As CBS4’s Chief Consumer Investigator Al Sunshine explains, don’t assume you’ve wiped your Smartphone clean before you get rid of it.
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It is the time of year for holiday cheer and holiday scams. This year, social media sites are the prime target for the “bad guys.” CBS4’s Jorge Estevez shows you some of the tricks hackers use and how to guard against being duped.
Monitoring your kids’ Internet activity used to be as easy as setting up the family desktop in the living room. Not any more. Thanks to smart phones and laptops, kids are online all the time without mom and dad’s knowledge.