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Consider Getting Your Child A Smart Watch Before A Phone

While there are some benefits of your child having a phone, such as knowing their location, instantly communicate with them and it keeps them busy on a long car ride, internet safety, cyberbullying, and screen time might outnumber the reasons for a young child to have a cell phone.
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Most Young People Have Never Read A Paper Map

A new survey has found that 1 in 7 Millennials have never read a paper map! That means millions of young adults may end up completely lost without a working digital device. The survey of 1,000 millennials (adults ages 23 thru 38) and 1,000 middle-aged adults at least 39 years old revealed that...
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Most Americans Cannot Point Out Where They Live On A Map

Todays' technology has help us tremendously, especially when we are traveling. But it is at a cost. Friday's storm spawned many severe thunderstorm warnings and meteorologists quickly alerted us of what counties were under these warning. However studies have found upwards of 85% of the population...
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A Y2K Apocalypse Might Strike At Your GPS System Next Month

Hard to believe it was twenty year ago when we were planning for the worse as the year 2000 loomed. A simple computer coding omission of the first two number of the year meant everything from electrical grids to banking machines were in jeopardy of failing. Though we learned our lesson then? Not a...
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App Aims To Publicly Shame Pet Owners Who Don't Clean Up After Their Pet

Responsible pet owners know that you should always carry a few bags with you on a walk because the call of Mother Nature will strike anytime and it usually involves an area where people walk and children play. Unfortunately not everyone is responsible to clean up after their pet, which leads us to...
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Latest Auto Technology Making Our Roads Very Unsafe

It appears that our love of technology is making our roads unsafe. Besides texting and driving and retweeting while behind the wheel, our car's technology is distracting for for dangerously long periods of time, on average 40 seconds per incident, according to a new AAA Foundation for Traffic...
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Thieves Make It Easy For Police By Stealing $18,000 Worth Of GPS Trackers

There are crimes that go unsolved for years and then there's the theft of dozens of GPS tracking devices from an electronics manufacturer in California. The Roambee Corporation reported their facility had been robbed to police. As they reviewed that had been stolen included one beer from the...
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The Apps That Zap Your Smartphone Battery

That new smart phone had so much battery life, you could go for days before it needed a charge. Now you can't get though a day before it shuts itself off. Partly its due to your phone's age as batteries lose charging properties as they get older. However the more likely culprit, especially on...
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