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Archive for July, 2019

The kids are out of school and about the only thing they want to do is play on their tablets, the computer or your iPhone. Studies show that setting limits for children to use technological devices is important. Not only is sitting in front of blue light emitting devices bad for children’s health, but an integral...

Instagram is in beta testing with a new feature that will hide the number of “likes” (❤️) on your post. #SayWhaaaat The company says that they would prefer Instagram users to focus on the content you are sharing instead of the number of likes and overall popularity of your posts. Under this new beta test,...

Our society depends on electricity to power our daily lives. Whether it’s charging our electronic devices, cooking dinner, keeping the refrigerator cold or streaming the latest episodes of “Stranger Things 3,” when the power goes out, our lives come to a screeching halt. However, instead of stockpiling...

You know that home security code you give to your kids, closest friends, family and neighbors in the event of an emergency? What happens if your kids happen to give the code to a friend and they tell someone else? We hope this never happens to you, but how would you know if it did? While code sharing is usually innocent,...