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  • Kenmore vacuum
    Kenmore Bagless Canister Vacuum review: Long on quality, short on length
    Despite the relentless snow in some parts of the United States, spring is actually here and it's time to start thinking about picking up a new vacuum for that thorough spring cleaning you're about to do.We know it can be a challenge to...
  • Frequently Asked Questions About Identity Theft
    Frequently Asked Questions About Identity Theft
    I remember my teachers always telling me there are no stupid questions. When it comes to identity theft, this is especially true. The more you know about identity theft, the better prepared you will be to prevent it from happening to you. Here are...
  • Selfie Station
    Selfie Station photo booth could liven your next party or event
    In 2013, "selfie" was the word of the year, but the selfie phenomenon continues in 2015 with the Selfie Station.The Selfie Station is a free standing and open air photo booth that takes up little space, but could provide big excitement...
  • Overpaint App
    Overpaint app is addictive in a 'colorful' way
    Overpaint became available for free download on iPad, iPhone, Mac, Android, Windows Phone and Kindle on March 19, which happened to be International Color Day.This game is colorful and all about color.The objective is to drag-and-drop the squares...
  • 220,000 Stores Start Accepting Apple Pay
    ETA conference opens first time in San Francisco
    ETA, the Electronics Transactions Association, will hold its annual conference March 31 through April 2 in San Francisco at the Moscone Center. Prior to the opening of the conference, Jason Oxman, CEO of ETA spoke with me about the conference with...
  • Galaxy S6 versus iPhone 6
    Comparing the 6's: The Samsung Galaxy S6 and the Apple iPhone 6
    CNET has provided a handy guide - alist of features that the Samsung Galaxy S6 has but the iPhone 6 does not, and vice versa. The telltale differences may help users decide whether to go with the Apple flagship phone or the Samsung flagship phone...
  • iBrailler
    More than meets the eye: app for the blind
    Sohan Dharmaraja, an engineer from Stanford University, produced an app specifically designed for visually impaired persons known as iBrailler Notes. In providing new tools and more flexibility, the app is a medium that integrates those that have...
  • Tips to Stay Digitally Safe on Spring Break
    Tips to Stay Digitally Safe on Spring Break
    Give me a break! In the next month, students will get the week off for spring break—a much needed reward after months of hard work and, for some, gnarly winter weather. Spring break means free time, family vacations, trips with friends, and...
  • Delegation
    Wondering what a virtual assistant is and why you need one?
    When I started my business in 2007, I was frequently met with a blank stare when people ask what I do for a living and I said, “I own a Virtual Assistant Company. We provide support in the areas of internet marketing, client support and...
  • Pronto Peel
    Pronto Peel makes a TV remote out of you iDevice
    If you hate television remote controls as much as I do, why not use the one device we have with us at all times and feels comfortable in our hands to change the channels?If you want to use your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch as a remote, the Pronto...
  • HTC One M9
    A trio of new Android phones available for pre-order through AT&T
    Spring has sprung with three new Android smartphones now available for pre-order through AT&T.Customers can pre-order the Samsung Galaxy S 6 and Galaxy S 6 edge, as well as the HTC One M9 from AT&T on www.att.com and AT&T retail...
  • authentic assessments
    20 Sites for Authentic Assessments
    Here’s a good collection for both summative and formative assessments:Class badgesGrading automatically w G. Docs–FlubarooHollywood Sq/Jeopardy TemplatesJeopardy LabsNo Red Ink–track student learning, create quizzes, CC-based...
  • Apple’s newest USB
    Apple’s newest USB: C for charge!
    On March 9, 2015, Apple announced their newest iteration of the Macbook (starting at $1299 and available in silver, gold, and space gray). Most interestingly, this compact laptop (approximately 0.5” tall x 11” wide x 7.7” deep)...
  • Increase your email open rates
    Increasing your marketing emails open rates
    An article on Entreprener.com, Here Are 6 Data-Backed Tricks for Getting Your Sales Emails Opened, revealed some important updates to email marketing practices.1. When is the best day to send an email? For years, the answer to this question was...
  • Sheriff’s office offers Home Security Tips
    Sheriff’s office offers Home Security Tips
    Here’s good advice from a sheriff’s office about how to protect your house.Burglars and home invaders don’t give a flying hoot if you keep thinking, “It can’t happen to me and this is a safe neighborhood.” In...