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Top Apps for Back to School

Starting a new school year can be hard. It is filled with new courses, new teachers and maybe even a whole new campus. It is important to be prepared before that first day is here and we want to make it easier. We will do this by making sure your phone is equipped with all […] Read more

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Checklist For Your Outdoor Adventure

Summer means lots of family camping trips and spending time in the great outdoors. Before you head out for the great outdoors, make sure you have everything you need to get where you’re going, stay connected and travel safe. We have created a checklist to makes sure you have everything you need. Motorola TalkAbout 2-Way […] Read more

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Hands-On With The LG Optimus F7

Years ago, there was a stigma around ‘prepaid’ phones only being used by folks who were….well…..up to no good. However, today, that’s completely changed. Prepaid (or ‘no-contract’) phones are becoming the norm, especially as phone prices get lower and the monthly service plans get better, with most of them including unlimited minutes, messaging, and even […] Read more

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Top 5 Toys for Indoor Fun

No matter what your age, this summer we want to help you unleash your inner kid. As we get further into the summer months, we start to see long heat waves and more time spent indoors. That is why we have come up with our top 5 toys that will keep you and the kiddos entertained while indoors. […] Read more

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Find Your Way with the Ultrasonic Range Sensor

This RadioShack Ultrasonic Range Sensor (SKU 2760342) seemed like a pretty simple device. I mean, it measures distance, but what can you really do with that? As it turns out, you can do a lot with this sensor. When connected to your Arduino board or other microprocessor board, the Ultrasonic Range Sensor sends and receives 40 […] Read more

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Interview with a Maker – Matt Johnson from Bare Conductive

Meet Matt Johnson, one of the founders of Bare Conductive and creators of electrically conductive paint. His innovative product has helped bridge a gap between electronics and art as well as helping simplify electrical circuits for those who may not be the most tech savvy. We were lucky enough to get to ask him some […] Read more

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Family Road Trip Survival Guide

School is out for the summer and families are cramming into cars and heading to the beach. As the saying goes: it’s the journey, not the destination, and we want to make sure that journey is as enjoyable as possible. That’s why we put together a survival guide for your family road trip. Take a […] Read more

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Testing The Samsung Galaxy S 4 Active

When Samsung announced the Galaxy S 4, I was, quite frankly, somewhat surprised that it didn’t have a water resistant nanocoating, like some flagship smartphones have these days. However, a few weeks later, I was pleased to see the rumors emerge of a ‘Galaxy S 4 Active’, which would be a more ruggedized version of […] Read more