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Crowdfunded Kids Toy Teaches Children To Build and Hack

Jack Choros | Posted 09.16.2016 | Business
Jack Choros

School is back in session all across the country, making now the perfect time to start checking out the latest and greatest children's toys. One device that could soon be jumping to the top of the list of the most innovative and educational toys is the Zubi Flyer, a device that combines the fun of the classic Frisbee with modern technology.

A Brief Introduction to the Law of Nuisance

Brad Reid | Posted 09.06.2016 | Business
Brad Reid

A traditional definition of nuisance is an unreasonable interference with public rights (public nuisance), or conduct that interferes with an individu...

What To Do Both Before and After Your Technology Goes Missing In Action

Jack Choros | Posted 09.01.2016 | Technology
Jack Choros

With 15 solid years of losing and breaking things behind me (I'd list more years but I didn't really own anything until I got to high school), it's only fair to share with you what I've learned and give you an action plan that is both proactive and reactive, and offers you the best case scenario whenever your technology situation goes awry.

Innovation Without Alienation: Innovation in Design

Lisa Chau | Posted 04.08.2016 | Business
Lisa Chau

Each year, nearly 50,000 new products are introduced into the marketplace. With so many new products hitting the store shelves, not only do consumers ...

5 Best and Worst Deals at Best Buy

GOBankingRates | Posted 03.18.2016 | Business

By Cameron Huddleston, Columnist Best Buy's slogan is: "Expert service. Unbeatable price." In fact, the electronics chain with more than 1,400 stores...

The Faithful Shopper: Basics and Beyond

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 03.01.2016 | New York
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Faith Hope Consolo

These are the shops where I know I can find it all and do it fast. I am all about organization and quality; finding it all under one roof is the cherry on top!

Retail Chatter #11

June Haynes | Posted 02.11.2016 | Style
June Haynes

Will luxury travel experiences be competing with luxury brands such as Louis Vuitton, Tiffany's and Hermes? Or is this a trend in fashion like a pair of bell-bottom jeans?

The Best Tech Gadgets at CES 2016

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 02.09.2016 | Technology
Rabbi Jason Miller

When I returned from the Consumer Electronics Show a few weeks ago, everyone wanted to know what was hot this year. I get that same question every year following CES and once again I rattled off the usual hot categories of virtual reality, 3D printing, robotics and drones.

10 Best and Worst Deals at Macy's

GOBankingRates | Posted 01.25.2016 | Business

By Terence Loose, Contributor With hundreds of Macy's stores across the nation, there's a good chance there's one in a shopping mall near you. There'...

8 Signs From CES That Our Sleep Is Going To Get A Lot Better

Posted 01.13.2016 | Technology

We’ve all been there. The slack jaw, the sluggish step, the dead-eyed stare. No, this isn’t lunch break on the set of “The Walking Dead” -- it...

The 7 Best Ideas From CES 2016 | Posted 01.12.2016 | Technology

This week in Las Vegas, the electronics industry assembled to woo journalists with the shiny new toys of the year. Most of them aren’t worth your ti...

Cleaning up the E-Waste Recycling Industry

Pro Journo | Posted 01.05.2016 | Business
Pro Journo

The starting point for the trail of dirty recycling is Europe. According to the European Union, an estimated quarter of a million tons of electronic waste gets shipped out to developing nations every year.

How to Recycle Your Old Electronics This Holiday Season

Nancy Laws | Posted 12.08.2015 | Green
Nancy Laws

This is the perfect time of the year to get rid of older devices that are no longer performing as they should be. We tend to often times let these de...

The Grandtots Strike Again!

Inga | Posted 12.02.2015 | Comedy

My desk and desk chair have been elaborately reupholstered with an entire package of Post-It Notes, some with personal "wuv" messages (the author informs me) in the form of Hi-Liter scribbles. All electronic transgressions are immediately forgiven.

Why Does Turning Things Off And On Always Seem To Fix Them?

Thrillist | Posted 11.24.2015 | HuffPost Home

"Have you tried restarting your machine?" These are the six words your company's ever-so-patient tech guy rattles off whenever you summon him to fix your frozen laptop. That's because 98 percent* of the time, it works. Why is that a thing?

Customer Service Advice From the Floor of a Consumer Electronics Store

Max Yoder | Posted 10.16.2016 | Business
Max Yoder

For many months, I worked at a consumer electronics store. While there, I learned some important lessons from the owner, who we will call Jason.

Grandparenting: Attack of the Toddler Terrors

Inga | Posted 09.25.2016 | Fifty

Over a holiday weekend, it's always our hope to have the company of our preschool grandchildren. And after they leave, it's our hope to someday get all of our electronics working again.

6 Electronics You Should (and Shouldn't) Unplug

Trulia | Posted 07.22.2016 | HuffPost Home

Did you know that those gadgets -- the ones that are always plugged in -- are constantly adding to your electric bill? It's called phantom power use: Even when not turned on, these devices are using power just by being plugged in.

Educators Unite to Build Vietnam's Tech Talent

Techonomy | Posted 06.04.2016 | Technology

Vietnam's tech industry is booming. Software and electronics exports soared in recent years, and a domestic market for tech products and services is steadily gaining strength.

Teen Mogul

Claire Fordham | Posted 06.07.2015 | Small Business
Claire Fordham

Entrepreneur and technology whizz Hunter Nelson is the founder and CEO of his own company. What makes Hunter truly extraordinary is that he is only 14 years old and has been running his own company since he was 12.

10 Rants About Technology

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 06.02.2015 | Technology
Rabbi Jason Miller

I'm always raving about the latest innovation so I figured I should also present the other side of the coin.

Ghosts Are Real

Joseph Sutton | Posted 05.23.2015 | Technology
Joseph Sutton

While I am very much alive, I find it interesting to consider the data trail as a shade: It continues to exist, perhaps forgotten, in cyberspace and meatspace alike and, as with the memories of those who outlive me, the data will remain long after my body does.

Aha Moment Brings Better Way To Make World's Most Amazing Material

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 03.19.2015 | Science

Graphene just might be the world's most incredible material. A honeycomb-like sheet of pure carbon only one atom thick, it's one million times thinner...

5 Ways to Child-Proof Your Electronics | Posted 05.16.2015 | Parents

Keeping your devices safe and secure is vital these days, especially when your children are using them. Here are five tips for child-proofing your electronic gadgets.

The Future of Music Is in Your Hand

Michael Nirenberg | Posted 05.02.2015 | Arts
Michael Nirenberg

When I'm playing, I think about someone like Pollack, and remind myself that I'm throwing sound at blank space until something emerges. I have to trust the process, so I can stay focused and not second guess myself.