Category Archives: Technology

Dispose Old Electronics to make Quick Money for the Holidays

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Dispose of your old electronics and make a quick buck!

Remember the old DVDs in your drawer, the old computer in your closet, or the old phones and phone chargers you abandoned since you upgraded to a smartphone? Whether it may be a flip phone or tablet, recycling old electronics may cost extra to dispose of properly. Every year, thousands of electronics end up in […]

The Story of an Hour…of Code

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The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that there will be over one million computing jobs open by 2022.  Because of the increasing need for those who know programming languages and computer science majors in the technology world, a nonprofit organization has taken the initiative to teach younger students how to code across the world.  It […]

How Do You Play? The 2015 Game Awards

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Game of the Year, 2015!

         On Thursday, December 3rd the 2015 Game Awards took place in Los Angeles, California. The Game Awards are produced by Geoff Keighley with the main purpose celebrating the very best games of 2015. In addition to that, world premieres of the games 2016 holds are also shown along with musical performaces by deadmau5, the […]

Put Your Money to Good Use!

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Asus ZenFone 2 and Moto G side by side.

Everyone seems to want the latest iPhone or Samsung Galaxy, but sadly those high end phones are out of reach for some consumers. Does this mean you settle for less? Not at all. Not every phone worth something costs $700 or more. In recent events, more and more low priced phones with high end capabilities […]

Do You Know Your Smartphone

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You know how you aren’t supposed to let your phone charge overnight? Actually, by some misconception we were all led to the conclusion that leaving your phone to charge overnight ruins your battery. In reality, this is false and so are many other myths about smartphones. It is made to seem like leaving your smartphone […]

iPhone and Android Users are Missing Out!

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If only Vanessa had Battery Doctor app to save battery!

With such a wide selection of apps in the ITunes Store and Google Play, smartphone users have a variety to choose from, but which ones are must-haves? There are several unknown apps that can bring you convenience and reliability. Five highly rated apps available on IPhone and Androids are Microsoft Word, Battery Doctor, Uber, Pupil […]

Pass on the Flash

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Adobe is a well known software that is widely used by millions of people. We use Adobe Flash for watching media on the Internet. We also use it to play certain games on the Web.  We also use it for special applications for work. Adobe made a new patch for users where it also contained […]

Operating System Alternatives

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        With the recent security and data exploits found hidden within Windows 10, one might find themselves wishing for an alternative.  A safe way to browse the web, use normal productivity suites, and even support for gaming – is available completely free to us, but most people have not discovered it yet. […]

Top 5 Tips to Keep You Safe on Facebook

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Facebook is actually letting people know when they think their users’ accounts are at risk now, similar to what Google started doing back in 2012.  It will display a notification at the top of your screen which lets you know whether the state has been snooping around in your messages, and notifies you to change […]

I Spy With Networks

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Thieves taking over your data.

People put sensitive information on the Internet. The Internet is widely used almost everywhere in the world. Many people are connected to it. And with that many people connected to it, you will have those few that may be able to access that sensitiveinformation. The kind of information you don’t really tell anyone, probably not […]