Question: The holidays were great this year, but it didn’t take long for Grandma to start in on my teens (as well as my husband and me) over what she considered too much phone use. She says things like: Do you ever put that thing down? or Helloooo are you in there? or Do you […]

Before all your bags are packed and you’re ready to go, there is a lot about Mobile World Congress (MWC) that you need to know! MWC is almost here and mobile enthusiasts, like ourselves, are gearing up for the much anticipated event. Bring on the coffee. To put it simply, MWC is the event for […]

A good chef will constantly update their menu to keep up with what food trends customers might be craving. By doing so, the chef is able to prevent customers from abandoning the restaurant, rather than reacting when it might be too late, and dishes are outdated or unpopular. The same practice should be applied to […]

Toys offer a unique insight into a time, place and culture that has come and gone. While the Romans had small wooden horses and the Victorians had porcelain dolls, today’s children are exposed to a danger unique to their generation: Internet-connected toys that enable cybercrime. Exhibit A: the Fisher-Price Smart Toy Bear. On the surface, […]

Older digital devices needn’t be tossed aside. They can get passed along to new users or, with the right imagination, can be used for new applications and projects. Reusing perfectly good electronics is always better than trashing them, but it is important to take a few sensible, yet crucial precautions, before upcycling on that smartphone, […]