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National Wireless Safety Week underway
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/08/2009 - 4:52pm.

videoToday kicks off National Wireless Safety Week, highlighting safer ways to operate cell phones, PDA's and other devices that could send us spinning into a ditch, or worse, into other drivers.

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Microsoft launches new search engine
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 06/04/2009 - 3:48pm.

Google has become a part of our daily vocabulary. People have relied on the search engine to get information for nearly a decade, but now Google is facing new competition. Microsoft hopes people will stop Googling and start "Binging.”

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Wilmington company offers great deals on gift certificates
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/03/2009 - 4:28pm.

Portcitydeals.com sells gift certificates to many businesses in town at half-price, or less, and if the business happens to go under, they'll refund your money one hundred percent.

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Local reality show to air on internet
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/03/2009 - 4:13pm.

There is a new reality competition coming to the Cape Fear region called the ‘Nation's Next Top Model Home’. In this web-based challenge, seven interior designers will have the chance to decorate the primary living areas of seven new model homes in the Compass Pointe Community in Leland.

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Girl Scouts aim to make web browsing safer
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/02/2009 - 4:46pm.

videoWhen you think of internet safety, Girl Scouts are probably not the first thing to come to mind, but they are becoming some of the leading advocates for the cause.

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Surfing the web on the Intracoastal Waterway
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 05/28/2009 - 4:16pm.

videoA Wilmington company called icwifi.net provides high-speed wireless internet access to boaters. Now checking the forecast on the water is just a click away.

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Computer software simplifies life for restaurants
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 05/21/2009 - 4:41pm.

videoOne of downtown Wilmington’s favorite restaurants has found a new way to do business and it's catching on across the country. The restaurant is using an online scheduling system that makes things easier for employees, and the local company that wrote the software is getting national recognition.

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Online after death
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/20/2009 - 4:55pm.

videoCreating a will ensures our assets will go on to our loved ones when we pass away, but what happens to our lives online isn't so clear. Usually, only we know the passwords to our email, and online bank accounts.

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Emergency tweets being tried in Brunswick County
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/19/2009 - 4:39pm.

videoBrunswick County Emergency Services have found a new way to communicate with the public; they are taking advantage of the social new networking site, Twitter.

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Video games not just for couch potatoes
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/18/2009 - 4:36pm.

videoThe Nintendo Wii has become a become a huge hit, and not just with your average teenager; grandma and grandpa are getting use out of it and a local rehabilitation center is even using the game system for physical therapy.

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