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Use Google Shopping As A Tool While Waiting In Line On Black Friday

The most glorious and terrifying of shopping days is very near. How ready are you? In order to make your Black Friday experience an ultimate success, I recommend organization. Know what you want from each store, and where to get it. Also, know what gifts you plan on getting your friends or family that aren’t [...]

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Twitter is Indexing Every Tweet—Ever

Since the first tweet on March 21, 2006, there have been literally hundreds of billions of tweets sent from millions of people all over the world. These tweets have been mundane and inspiring, serious and seriously funny. But after a week or so, they become difficult to find. Well, now, Twitter is making all of [...]

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6 Amazing Android Lollipop Features

I upgraded my Nexus 5 to Android Lollipop this week. While it does take a few days to get used to changes, I’m usually very excited for upgrades like this. Google has stepped up with Android 5.0 and included a lot of fun, useful, and exciting features. A smart thing that Google started doing a [...]

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Leave Your DSLR at Home: Ultimate Gear and Gadget Guide for Mobile Photography

Not that long ago, I wrote a post saying that today’s smartphones are killing the point and shoot camera market. Every year, manufacturers find ways to pull even more quality out of the camera you carry with you all day, every day, everywhere you go: your phone. As they take better photos and capture better [...]

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Nokia’s New ‘Z Launcher’ for Android is Available for Free on Google Play

If you’re tired of seeing a mess of apps and icons on your home screen every time you turn on your phone, there are plenty of custom launchers you can download from the Play Store to give your phone a more custom look and feel. The latest addition comes via Nokia, of all companies. The [...]

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How to Find All the Places That Accept Apple Pay and Google Wallet NFC Payments

Now that Apple Pay has launched and is starting to gain some initial traction, we thought it’d be prudent to show you a tool that will display all the merchants and businesses around you that have NFC payment terminals to accept it. (Is your bank supported?)The locations shown with this tool are part of MasterCard’s [...]

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Send Money Through Snapchat

Snapchat has just announced that you will now be able to send money through their app, due to their partnership with Square. Square Cash is an app that lets you send money to anyone for free. Mike posted about his experience using cash just a few weeks ago. Give it a read. He absolutely loved [...]

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Google Splits SMS and MMS from Hangouts App with New ‘Messenger’ App for Android

With the release of Android 4.4 KitKat last year, Google appeared to be going in the direction of Apple’s iMessage service, combining its SMS / MMS app with Google Hangouts. Hangouts messages, like iMessage, are sent via your phone’s data connection and don’t use the traditional SMS protocol. The unification of both into one app [...]

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T-Mobile is Giving Everyone This Android Tablet for Free

The UnCarrier has a gift for you: a free Alcatel ONETOUCH Pop 7 Android tablet. Beginning this Friday, existing customers can visit local participating T-Mobile retail stores to pick one up with $0 money down and $0 monthly payments, as long as they attach a qualifying data plan. While there’s technically no contract to take [...]

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Don’t Just Make Your Home Smart—Make it Brilliant

Back in July, we told you about how you could make your home smarter by using a system called Wink. Back then, it was summer…I don’t know if you remember, but it was warm, and your movements throughout the day centered around if the place you were going had air conditioning. And that’s why we [...]

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