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PSA: Google May Owe You a Refund on In-App Purchase; Here’s How to Claim It

Google recently reached an agreement in a $19 million lawsuit with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to offer refunds on in-app purchases that were potentially unauthorized purchases made by younger children. It’s common in freemium games for apps to offer added game incentives and ways to level-up faster by paying. What children don’t often understand [...]

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Google, Cardboard, and Virtual Reality. Nope, This Isn’t a Riddle.

We all know Google is a little like your eccentric, rich aunt. Lots of random hobbies and lots of side projects to spend all that money on…some make sense, some are just out there, and some turn out to be super awesome. Google Cardboard is one of the awesome ones. Essentially, Google Cardboard is a [...]

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Polaroid Gets With the Times: New Camera Prints & Posts to Instagram

It’s been a while since we’ve heard much coming out of Polaroid. You see their cameras in old camera shops from time to time, but hardly ever out on the street actually being used. For the sake of not being forgotten, the 77-year old company has a new camera that brings it more in-line with [...]

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Get Active With Google Fit This Holiday Season

Google Fit is a nice little fitness app for your Android phone. There are a lot of different options and opinions when it comes to fitness apps. Because of this, each fitness app has different options and focuses to appeal to what people are looking for. The more complicated apps with tracking, calories, and graphs [...]

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CONTEST: Share Your Phone’s Home Screen for a Chance to Win a $20 ZAGG Gift Card

According to Nielsen, at the end of 2013, the average consumer has 27 third-party apps downloaded and installed on their smartphone. Of those, you’ll find games, productivity tools, apps for music and video streaming, budgeting and mobile banking apps, and more. The home screen on your phone — specifically the first one — is the [...]

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Nokia Maps Is No Longer A Samsung Exclusive

I just don’t have a good sense of direction and can generally say that I’m lost more often than I know where I am. This makes the maps app that I use on my phone extremely important. Google Recently updated Google Maps, and I’ve been really loving it. (My post on Google Maps.) Nokia’s Maps [...]

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Your Kids Will Be Excited: Google Has Updated its ‘Santa Tracker’ Website and Apps

Just in time for the holidays, Google has updated the Santa Tracker website and mobile apps. Well, the Android version anyway. There isn’t currently a version of the app available for iPhone users. Each day closer to Christmas, you’ll be able to check back to see the progress of Santa and the reindeer as they [...]

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How About 1Password for Everything? Now it’s Finally Happening!

I’m a big online shopper, and once it hit November, I realized quickly that I not only have a different password for all the sites I do my shopping on, but that it’s also hard to remember all these passwords. Maybe you’ve had similar problems. Some are written down on “stickies” on my Macbook Dashboard [...]

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How to Make Planning Parties Easy with WePopp

I love planning, but I hate planning parties. You have to take into consideration so many different factors! Who are you inviting? What kind of parties do they like? Small and intimate or large and loud? What date works best for everyone? Should you go out or stay in? It’s enough to make my head [...]

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Remember Your Adventures in 360° With This New Gadget

I’ve traveled a lot in the last few years—two and a half weeks in Japan, 10 days touring the Mediterranean, Paris a few times, two weeks at a pop—and it’s always kind of a bummer to come home and flip through my pictures. “It was so much more beautiful than this,” I say. “If only [...]

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