Technology

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Unbiased.me, Developed in 24-Hours, Lets You Get Advice From Complete Strangers

The truth is out there, but getting it from the people closest to you isn’t always the best approach when trying to figure out life’s […]

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Novo App Will Let You Pay Your Bar Tab From Your Phone

It’s a hangover nightmare that makes your heart drop into your (already sour) stomach: waking up from a night of debauchery at the local bar […]

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These Gloves Will Tweet When You Make the Hashtag Symbol with Your Hands

Just in time for the cold winter months and the holidays (hint, hint), a group of local college kids came up with a killer idea […]

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Apple Makes It Near Impossible to Unlock a Deceased Relative’s iPad

What happens when a loved one passes away and leaves you everything … including their locked iPad? Sure there are probably more pressing concerns in the […]

Arts & Entertainment

Five Boston Kickstarter Pledges That Make High-Tech Holiday Gifts

Pledging to these Boston-based Kickstarter campaigns results in unique gifts just in time for the holidays.

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Taxi Medallion Prices Are Falling in Boston

Two news stories in the past week outlined an interesting trend in Boston and other major cities: the price of a taxi medallion is plummeting. […]

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‘GoGlove’ Gets a Second Wind on Kickstarter

An interactive winter glove that transmits information from people’s smartphones to their headphones and other devices, allowing users to change music, have texts read to […]

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The Red Sox, Twitter, and Context

The Red Sox taught us a small but important lesson in social media: your tweets do not exist in a vacuum. Monday, a Missouri county […]

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Suburbs Trying to Woo Israeli Businesses With Designated Tech and Startup Sector

Governor Deval Patrick recently traveled to Israel with a goal of showing off the booming tech sectors sprouting up statewide and touting Massachusetts’ growing economy, trying […]

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Meet Boston’s New Chief Digital Officer

It’s fairly easy to see that Mayor Marty Walsh is making digital assets a top priority during his time in office, something that’s evidenced by […]

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No Gas, No Problem

People stare at Daniel Theobald when he drives his kids to school. They look at him when he cruises through the streets of Somerville and […]

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Methuen School’s Getting New Security System to Help Stop Active Shooters

A Methuen school is getting a new, state-of-the-art security system installed inside of its hallways and classrooms that will help first responders like police, fire, […]

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Parking in Somerville Just Got Easier

Change can be good, but when it comes to parking at a meter, it’s usually just a hassle. To help residents and visitors in Somerville […]

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Uber’s Surge Pricing Once Again Makes People Mad

The internet, already less than enamored with Uber’s surge pricing system, found new reason to express anger at the private car app’s pricing scheme after a tragedy […]

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Aereo Goes Off the Airwaves in Boston

A company that’s been trying transform the way people view television content, by cutting the cord on cable packages and letting customers stream their favorite […]