Tracy Tigue

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Google Acquires Odysee, A Photo Backup and Sharing App for Smartphones

Google has acquired Odysee, an app by a small startup called Nimbuz Inc. that had been working on a smartphone software for backing up and sharing …

Teen Arrested for Murder After Incriminating Himself with Snapchat Selfie with Body

A 16-year-old Pittsburgh teenager has been arrested for murder after taking a selfie with the body and sending the photographic evidence of his crime …

Studio Visit: Photographer Jill Greenberg

On the fifth floor of a joint residential/workspace building in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood, photographer Jill Greenberg set up shop back in 1997. While she would leave in 2000 for the West Coast, 12 years later she returned and the studio itself has had a resounding impact on her latest …

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Of Desolate Amber

7 Vaccine Myths Debunked by Doctors

Delaying vaccines is not only a waste of time, it could be dangerous to your kids. And no, foreigners aren’t bringing most measles cases into the U.S.<p>Experts on measles vaccines say they’re frustrated by the wide array of rumors being fed by websites, organized anti-vaccine groups, and the media. …

California warns against intentional measles exposures

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California health officials on Monday warned parents against intentionally exposing their children to measles, which could worsen an outbreak in the state.<p>A measles poster is seen at Venice Family Clinic in Los Angeles, California February 5, 2015. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson<p>In …

'It's ridiculous': record snowfall blankets New England

BOSTON (AP) — More than 2 feet of fresh snow piled up in parts of New England on Monday, breaking records set during the Blizzard of 1978 and testing …

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How to use your tablet as a phone

You can make phone calls and send texts with a tablet—even if it’s not connected to a cellular network. Just connect to Wi-Fi and use one of these apps to turn your tablet into a phone:<p>Verizon Messages<p>Verizon Messages comes pre-installed on Verizon Android™ tablets, so you don’t even need to …

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Alan and Judy Gross To Be Among First Lady's Guests at State of the Union

Alan Gross, the government subcontractor who recently returned to the United States after spending five years imprisoned in Cuba, will be a guest of first lady Michelle Obama at Tuesday's State of the Union speech, the White House said Monday.<p>Gross will be joined by his wife, Judy, in the first …