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Electronic Devices Can Cause Nickel Allergies To Flare Up

We use our electronic devices for all sorts of things – from talking and looking up information to playing games. But the frequent use of such gadgets is actually making some people sick.

07/16/2014

Would you eat this? Check with the new CDC app "Can I Eat This?" first. (NARINDER NANU/AFP/Getty Images)

CDC App Helps Travelers Avoid Diarrhea

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention wants to help tourists avoid traveler’s diarrhea, so it created a smartphone app called Can I Eat This?

06/10/2014

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3 Travel Apps You Need To Download Right Now

Because a smartphone should help you do more than kill time at the airport, here are three handy travel apps to ensure your next trip goes off without a hitch.

03/12/2014

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Must-See US Technology Conventions In 2014

Among the must-see technology conventions to visit are the Cloud Expo in New York, E3 2014 in Los Angeles, MacWorld/iWorld and Dreamforce in San Francisco and South by Southwest in Austin.

02/04/2014

A lack of pop culture knowledge and tech savvy skills are keeping parents out of touch and “uncool.” (Photo credit should read VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Little Knowledge Of iPhone, Twerking Makes Parents ‘Uncool’

A lack of pop culture knowledge and tech savvy skills are keeping parents out of touch and “uncool.”

10/20/2013

For the first time in the 13-year history of the brand study, Coca-Cola has been bumped from its position at the top of the most valuable brand list. In its place: Apple.  (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Study: Apple Ends Coca-Cola’s Longtime Run As World’s Most Valuable Brand

For the first time in the 13-year history of the brand study, Coca-Cola has been bumped from its position at the top of the most valuable brand list. In its place: Apple.

09/30/2013

Smartphones are increasingly popular not only with consumers, but also with thieves who see the devices as another way to tap into bank accounts and other sensitive information, experts say. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Study: Smartphone Threats Spreading, Personal Info Increasingly At Risk

Many consumers simply don’t realize how vulnerable their Androids, iPhones and other devices can be. An April study by the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta said threats are proliferating.

05/15/2013

Picture of an Apple iWatch taken on February 27, 2013 at the Mobile World Congress

Will Apple’s iWatch Be A Game Changer?

Article Courtesy of Business Insider Apple’s iWatch, which is reportedly coming this year, could kill three birds with one stone for Apple. 1.         It gives Apple an experimental entry in the wearable computing market which […]

03/05/2013

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Need Tax Help? There’s An App For That

There are lots of websites and software available, but you may not have thought of smartphone apps for doing your taxes.

03/01/2013

Maker Of Popular Angry Birds Game Rovio Readies For IPO Filing

New “Angry Birds” Goes Hollywood

(WAOK/METRO)—“‘Angry Birds” meets “Star Wars” in the latest installment of Rovio’s popular digital game series.  A joint production with the recent Disney-purchased LucasFilms, the new game is available for download, starting today.  “Angry Birds Star […]

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