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Tech / NBC 5 Tech News - 1 year ago

NJ Hoverboard Store Catches Fire

Fire broke out Wednesday afternoon at a store selling hoverboards in Garfield, New Jersey. It was not immediately clear how severe the blaze was, though images from Chopper 4 showed multiple fire personnel...Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area

Tech / NBC 5 Tech News - 1 year ago

University of Idaho to Offer Pokemon Go Class

Pokemania has all but taken over the global landscape as players of the popular app take their Pokeball quest through parks, stadiums, museums, and now into the realm of academia.This fall, the University...Photo Credit: Toronto Star via Getty Images...

Tech / NBC 5 Tech News - 1 year ago

Lawmaker Warns of Pokemon Risks

A state lawmaker in New York says the wildly popular smartphone game "Pokemon Go" could inadvertently give sexual predators easy access to new prey.To ensure that doesn't happen, the state should prohibit...Photo Credit: NBC 4 New York

Tech / NBC 5 Tech News - 1 year ago

Last VCR Manufacturer to Stop Production

The once-revolutionary videocassette recorder is headed for the technological cemetery, 40 years after it first hit markets.Funai Electric, a Japanese consumer electronics company, released a statement...Photo Credit: Getty Images