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Online Shopping: The Dangers and How To Protect Yourself

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Online shopping is a year-round activity for consumers, not just on Cyber Monday, Black Friday, or Amazon Prime Day. It’s a convenient and easy way for people to shop when they just don’t have the time to go to the store. Many companies are taking advantage of the popularity of online shopping. One example is Amazon, who came up with …

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5 Tips For Saving Your Cell Phone Battery Life

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People constantly use their cell phones whether at home or on the go. With this, saving your cell phone battery life during the day is essential, especially if you don’t have time to charge it. Here are our top 5 tips to save your phone battery life. 1. Decrease Screen Brightness Having your screen brightness turned all the way up …

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Screen Time Use: The Harmful Effects & How To Reduce Them

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You may have heard about digital screen time use and its numerous effects on your eye and overall health. The truth is blue light from your screen is much less than from the Sun. Evidence shows that large amounts of ultraviolet light such as from the Sun can increase eye diseases like eye growths, cataracts, and cancer. However, the National Library …

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5 Ways To Avoid Being Catfished Online

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What Exactly is Catfishing? Catfishing happens most often on dating sites and social media platforms. When a person pretends to be someone else in order to establish a relationship under false pretenses, they are catfishing the victim. The ‘fisher could be looking for a romantic relationship or something more criminal like stealing your identity or money.     No one wants to …

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Which Is Better: GPS Devices or Smartphone Apps?

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These days, just about every smartphone is outfitted with a GPS app. So, why would you ever need a handheld GPS device? There are several reasons why standalone GPS devices are still helpful for getting you from one place to the next, even if you have a smartphone app. What Are the Pros and Cons of Using a Smartphone GPS? …

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Cutting The Cord: Streaming Services Are Replacing Cable TV

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Cutting the cord. You’ve probably heard that term a lot in recent years, but what does it mean? Well, the term generally refers to a mom letting her grown children go. A figure of speech relating to the actual cutting of the umbilical cord. However, nowadays, cutting the cord is used in reference to one canceling their cable television subscription. …

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Top 4 Dating Apps For Getting Back In The Game

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Did you recently get out of a relationship? Did they cheat on you? If so, it could be difficult to get back into the dating game. That’s where dating apps can help! Dating apps are the simplest and easiest way to start dating again whether you’re looking for a casual hook-up or a real relationship. Here are the top ones …

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Social Media Face Filters: The Latest Brand Obsession

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Anyone that is active on social media knows how awesome face filters are! You can take unique, fun selfies of yourself! As a user myself, I greatly enjoy them. From a brand standpoint, they’re a creative way to promote a business that is easy for consumers to engage with. Below are some great examples of how large brands have used face …

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Tips & Tricks: My Phone Got Wet. What Do I Do Now?

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Everyone runs into this problem sometime in their life. It happens to the best of us, whether you dropped your cell phone in the toilet, it got soaked during a rainstorm, or used it in the pool. The main panic that immediately sets in is that a person doesn’t want to lose their phone data. Well, that’s why there are many …

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Essential Back To School Gadgets Every Child Needs

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A new school year is just around the corner! With that being said, it’s time to go school shopping! It’s essential that your child has the gadgets and tech to succeed. However, parents need to make sure their children are using these gadgets properly at school. A way they can accomplish this is by using monitoring software to track their …

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