Top 5 Things You Want for Christmas

Top 5 Things You Want for Christmas

  2015 has been a year of innovation, and with Christmas right around the corner it is time to splurge and try some of the great new inventions.  Here are 5 of my favorites, available today. 1. Meccano MeccaNoid G15 KS Everyone needs a personal robot and the MeccaNoid G15 KS is the one you have […]

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Moov - Multi-Sport Fitness Coach

Moov – Multi-Sport Fitness Coach

There are lots of fitness bands that track walking and running, but the Moov Multi-Sport Fitness Coach and Tracker does just what its name suggests, tracks and coaches movement in running, swimming, biking and cardio boxing.  The Moov is made to strap to your ankle and is dustproof and waterproof. Rather than being just a […]

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New Idea From Microsoft Will Shock You - Literally

New Idea From Microsoft Will Shock You – Literally

Miss that important phone call or text? Microsoft may have the solution.  They recently filed a patent that will let people receive notifications though a “skin-stimulating interface, which is a “technical term” for a shock. People currently receive notifications through sound or vibration or both, but people often tune out these notifications.  Getting a shock, […]

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Five Great Wearable Technologies That Can Help Keep Track of Your Child

Five Great Wearable Technologies That Can Help Keep Track of Your Child

Almost every parent has experienced the heart stopping feeling of turning around and finding that your child has wandered away.  It happened to me when my son was young and I was buying dog food.  In the time that it took me to load the bag into the bottom of the cart, he slid over […]

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Smart Toys for Christmas

Smart Toys for Christmas

There are some great smart toys that are in the works, but if you want them for Christmas, it’s a good idea to plan ahead and pre-order.  Demand is sure to be high and some may be next to impossible to get if you don’t order them in advance.  So, over the next couple of […]

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Thync – A Wearable Mood Changer

Falling asleep at work? Can’t fall asleep at night? Stressed? There is a new wearable that just might be able to help you with that. While many wearables can be used to monitor your body, one company has come up with a device called Thync that they claim changes the way you feel. Thync attaches […]

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Wearable Technologies for… Cows??

We usually think of devices for humans when we think of wearable tech, but after losing a cow and calf worth over $3000.00, Niall Austin, a British farmer used wearable technology in a different way. He worked for three years to come up with a device that would predict when a calf was about to be born. […]

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Working with Fitbit Customer Support – Part 3

It took me a few days to collect the information that Fitbit asked for. My daughters had to check which email they had attached to their Fitbits and I took a few new pictures. I put it all together and sent it off wondering how long it would take for them to get back with […]

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Fitbit Customer Support – Awesome So Far

In my last post, I showed the steps I went through to contact Fitbit Customer Support when my daughters has some problems with their Fitbit Charge.  It was easy, and I was pleased when I got a response back in less than two days.  They requested some additional information such as sizes and colors, and […]

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My Fitbit Broke, Now What??

  Buying online is convenient, but there is always that little nagging worry about what to do when something goes wrong.  I recently had this problem when both my daughters had problems with their Fitbits.  On one, the button fell off, and on the other, the band is falling apart.   I decided this would be […]

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