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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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Is this Real Life or is this Fantasy? Oculus Touch Blurs the Definition

The gaming world has changed considerably with the introduction of virtual reality. The idea that you can move around and see yourself in another world is nothing short of fantasy. Oculus has stepped up its game by introducing Oculus Touch – handheld devices that can accurately mirror your movements in the virtual space. The controllers Read more…

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11 Things College Students can do to Avoid Identity Theft

College life is a period where you become the most autonomous you’ve been in your life so far. However, you might not have any idea about identity or credit protection – that means physical, digital, and everything in between. You may have heard the terms identity fraud and identity theft, where someone wrongfully acquires and Read more…

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iPhone 7 Removes Jack, Beefs Up Everything Else

September Apple announcements have become something students, businesspeople, and the general public look forward to every year. We all want to know what innovative concepts will be in our hands in the coming months, and this year, it was the iPhone 7. The biggest rumour (well, not a rumour anymore) was that Apple would get Read more…

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Understanding How Information Technology is Influencing your Education

Information technology has been changing the world of education for over a decade. It’s constantly evolving and providing more opportunities for individuals from every walk of life to receive schooling. Prior to the evolution of information technology, individuals were enrolled at brick and mortar institutions for 12-16 years depending on the level of education. Now, Read more…

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Flexibility is Key in the Yoga Book

When you hear the word “yoga”, you probably think of flexibility, comfort, and relaxation. What you probably don’t think about is technology. However, Lenovo has fused the two and attempted to embody these feelings with their new tablet, the Yoga Book. Their goal was to shake up the tablet category with innovative features that would Read more…

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The Newest Thing in Coffee, Funded by You

How many times have you screwed up your coffee in the morning because your brain is still half asleep? Let’s face it, this is a common occurrence. But what if you had a coffee machine that was smarter than you? Introducing the Voltaire Smart Grinder. It not only grinds your beans and brews your coffee Read more…

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The Best Science Grants Your School Should Apply For

Science needs funding to advance beyond the hypothetical stages, and STEM education is the same. Applying for grants can give your school access to materials and equipment that would be unavailable due to district budgeting, and provide your classrooms with a more productive environment for learning. Science grants are important for inspiring and getting kids Read more…

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Stand Out with the Asus ZenBook 3

Ooh, shiny. Yes, I got distracted by the look of the new Asus ZenBook 3. It’s a shiny metal – something I’m not used to at all with other laptops – and it has gold trim around the edges. Definitely different, definitely bold. And I definitely like it. The ZenBook 3 is boasted as being Read more…

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