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Wireless Charging: Should You Get on Board?

Is your phone cable holding you hostage? Feel like you can’t go anywhere without towing three chargers in your bag? Wireless charging is the latest advancement in technology (even though it’s been around for decades). Now that companies have figured out how to use it for our many devices (even for our cars), we can Read more…

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The latest news from the iPhone world

Wait, what? Two new iPhones launch at the same time? Why? What’s the difference? Let’s talk about it. Design The screen: The iPhone X (pronounced “ten”) has a screen that goes right to the edges, with a small portion that dips down a bit at the top – this houses the front-facing camera and sensors. Read more…

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The Return of the Intercom

Have you been to a house built in the 1970’s and noticed that weird speaker system in various rooms? Intercoms were very popular in this era, allowing parents to tell their kids when dinner was ready without yelling across the house. It seems that now, texting and instant messaging have taken over that role, but Read more…

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3 Ways Tech is Changing Lives

We know technology has grown exponentially over the past 20 years in ways that make our lives fun and efficient, but it has also made life easier and safer for some. Here are three tech advances in 2017 that are really changing lives: 1. Smart watches for blind people Think about the last time you Read more…

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Why you should start blogging in college and how to make it successful

Years ago, when blogging first started, blogs were just glorified journals, and the main goal wasn’t to make it a profession or make money. However, blogging has evolved to a completely new level over the years. Whether you chronicle your travels, report on the issues in your industry or share your latest fashion finds with Read more…

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How Can Students Protect Themselves Against Online Fraud?

Cybercrime is on the increase, and we are all at risk. It is easy to assume that cyber criminals target the wealthy or the elderly, but statistics show that the most common targets are those on lower incomes and individuals who spend more time online. In other words, today’s American students are right at the Read more…

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How to Keep Your Identity Safe When Using Campus WiFi

You’re going to need to use the internet a lot when you’re on campus. Your campus probably provides WiFi for everyone, and while that seems generous, the problem with that public WiFi is that everyone has to share it. It’s a lot like a public swimming pool that isn’t actively being maintained. Before you dive Read more…

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The LG V20 Phone: It’s All About the Camera

I’ve been an iPhone user for about two years now, and don’t get me wrong, I love my iPhone, but sometimes I miss the features that Android phones of my past provided. I’ve noticed more and more iPhone users switching back over to Android, which had me wondering, what changed? The perfect opportunity to jump Read more…

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Droppler: Stop Wasting with the Shazam for Water

Nascent Modular Consumer Electronics from Nascent Objects. Ever wonder how your water bill got so high? When are you using all this water? Is it your roommate or a family member? Researchers have found that when people are aware of how much water is being used (ie. if they’re being timed while the water is Read more…

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Cancel Your Excuses – Wireless Headphones That Make Working Out Enjoyable

Check out Sol Republic’s video on the Relays Sport Wireless Headphones I always looked for excuses to skip working out. And one of the reasons I did that was because I didn’t have a way to listen to music while I did it. Headphones were always falling out or I’d yank on the cord accidentally Read more…

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