Trick-AND-Treat Yourself this Halloween!

Dress up as your favorite movie or TV show character for Halloween this year, and you could win up to $500 in Visa Reward Cards. Submit a photo of yourself (or you and your friends) dressed up as your favorite character(s). We will choose a grand prize winner and two runner ups based on accuracy, creativity and compliance. Submissions will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. EST on 11/7/2019. HOW TO WIN Submit a photo of yourself in the link below …

Smart Tech for Seniors

With the increasing evolution technology is undergoing these days, there are more and more ways that people can use technology in their everyday lives, especially seniors. Many of the newest user-friendly gadgets can help enhance seniors day-to-day lives. Take a look to see the top smart devices seniors are using in their homes, for their health and in their everyday lives.

Assistive Technology for Special Education Teachers

Assistive technology is any kind of device that is designed to help a person with disabilities increase, maintain or improve their functional capabilities. With 6.5 million children in the US having some type of disability, having assistive technology in the classroom is becoming more crucial than ever. Being able to utilize technology in both lessons and activities is important to ensure all students are engaged and learning. From apps to pens, there are many different types of technology that teachers …

Top Productivity Apps

We could all use a little help being more productive every now and then. From social media to our growing to-do lists, it’s easier than ever to get distracted. Whether you’re a student or an executive, we have curated a list of the top apps and extensions to help increase your productivity and even save yourself some time. Check out our list of apps and Chrome Extensions to help keep you more productive.

Social Media as a Learning Tool

Social media has become an important part of society in the 21st century. It’s hard to find a person who doesn’t have at least one form of social media, whether it be Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or even Pinterest. With the youngest Millennials being about 25, there is a new school-age generation that does not remember a time before the internet.

What’s the Best Internet for Gaming?

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  If you’re an online gamer, there are two basic things from your internet service provider: speed and reliability. Are you trying to find the best kind of internet for gaming? What you’re really looking for is internet with the fastest speeds and the most consistent service. Why do I need fast speeds for gaming? When you play online video games, you’re sending large amounts of data between your computer or gaming console and the servers containing the game data. …

Life Advice from Technology

Life Advice from Technology

We talk to people every day so it isn’t really surprising that smart assistants have changed how we interact with technology. Smart assistants such as Siri, Alexa or Google Assistant allow us to ask for what we need – be it check on the weather, find out which gas station is closest, or even tell us a joke. But how do people decide which ones to use? We decided to help out by putting each top smart assistant to the …

Amazon Alexa Skill

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With Alexa, the entertainment opportunities are endless. Make movie night easier than ever by using Alexa for volume control, turning on and off your TV and opening up your favorite streaming service. The best part? You can do it all without leaving the comfort of your couch.

Celebrating 10 Years of Apps: The Story Behind 13 Top Apps

What’s the first thing you do when you wake up in the morning? For 84% of smartphone owners, it’s firing up their favorite smartphone app. Whether you stream music, scroll through your Instagram feed or check your morning commute, one thing is clear. Apps play an integral role in our daily lives. Apps are big business. It’s projected that by the year 2020, the mobile app industry’s gross annual revenue will exceed $189 billion. Use our interactive chart to visualize …

Data Storage Timeline

Looking at the different ways we store information, especially online data, highlights the progress that has been made with technology. From punch cards to CDs to cloud storage, the timeline models the different types of storage devices, their capacity and when they were created. The evolution of data storage devices indicates the importance of both technology and mobility in relation to storing data and information.