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Get A Boost of Brain Power By Running

We all know that exercise does a body good but one type of exercise has been shown to boost your brain power. Between strength training, intervals and plain old running, they found that running led to the biggest increase in the number of new brain cells. Researchers found that short bursts of...
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Mistakes To Avoid When Cleaning Your Phone

It's no surprise that your phone is probably the grossest item in your possession! Not to mention your laptop keyboard, your TV remote control and anything you touch on a regular basis. The problem is that some cleaning methods can permanently damage your device (maybe even render it unusable), so...
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Triggers That Cause Us To Grab Our Phones And How To Break That Habit

Reaching for your phone in moments of silence, or because you simply struggle to disconnect, can be socially rude and emotionally tiring. Researchers believe they have identified four common triggers that prompt us to take our phones out and regardless of age, we all apparently to have the same...
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You Should Be Restarting Your Phone More Often Than You Think

Nothing seems to work so hard for you as your smart phone. It's a mini super computer that is always working to keep you connected. But jus like any computer, from time to time it needs a refresh. Experts say that knowing simple care tips, such as how often to shut it down, can drastically affect...
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Clean Your Phone Using a UV Light Sanitizer

On average we touch our phones 2,617 times a day. That's a lot of types, swipes and taps! All this touching of phones in bathrooms, gyms, offices, and the house and it is rarely we clean our phones beyond rubbing it on our pants thigh. The problem for many is how to clean them. Being such an...
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Phone Battery Myths Debunked

Our smartphones may be too smart for our own good but there is some old data out there about its battery. For instance, you may have heard it is a bad idea to charge your phone for a long period of time, such as overnight, saying it will overcharge and diminish the quality of the battery. Not true...
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An Airline Pilot Speaks Out About Your Phone's Airplane Mode

When you think about it, there are hundreds of special rules you most follow only when flying in an airplane. From placing liquids in quart-sized baggies to viewing a safety video that still shows people how a seat belt works! But one rule that many pilots consider outdated is the rule that forces...
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Students Perform Better in Classrooms Without Cell Phones

As we prepare for the start of a new school year, it wouldn't be surprising if more classrooms implement a ban on mobile devices. While schools that have tried to enforce a "no electronics" policy only to have it backfire with angry parents who want their kids to have access to a phone in case of...
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Technology Is Causing Parent To Ignore Kids And Leads To More Tantrums

As parents know, you want to be the best mom or dad to your child. So child experts warn you not to fall into the technoference trap. That's the term created for those who are distracted by your smartphone when you’re with your children. Parents and caregivers who spend a lot of time on their...
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You Should Be Cleaning Your Phone At Least Once A Day

Nothing does with us quite as much as our mobile phones. From the night stand to the car and even to the bathroom, it is no surprise that many refer to our phones as a mobile petri dish. Illness-causing germs—including the types that cause food poisoning, common colds and other infections—can only...
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