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Alexa-powered microwave brings us one step closer to having a personal chef

Ok, maybe it’s not the same as a personal chef, but let’s face it, an item that can heat up food while we sit on the couch is a win. Amazon has just introduced its AmazonBasics Alexa-powered microwave, letting you tell Alexa to start heating things up. Even the installation (if you can call it Read more…

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DOSS SoundBox Touch: A bluetooth speaker for when you need music, but also need to save

When you’re grinding through those hefty assignments, having a pump-up playlist in the background can make all the difference in keeping you going. With hundreds of bluetooth speakers to choose from, a student-sized budget can really narrow down the options. However, not all inexpensive speakers are poor in quality! The best, most affordable bluetooth speaker Read more…

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5 Reasons Employees Love ‘BYOD’

Most employers can’t keep up with changing technology as easily as their workforce can, so adopting a “bring your own device” policy is common for businesses these days. It allows employees to do work on their own laptops, tablets, and smartphones instead of company-issued equipment. The widespread adoption of BYOD (bring your own device) to Read more…

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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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