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5 Smart Home Devices on a Budget

Smart home gadgets on a budget. Smart lights, automated vacuum cleaning, an indoor nerd herb garden, touchless flushing and more. Continue reading

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Sync Windows 10 Edge Bookmarks with iPhone

How to sync your browser bookmarks and favorites from Microsoft Windows 10 Edge to your iPhone or iPad Continue reading

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Surface Pro 2017: Work in Progress Validation of Microsoft’s Vision

The last laptop I bought was in 2011. It was a mid-2011 13″ MacBook Air, something I bought after years of being a vocal non-believer in OS X (my first true use of OS X was Tiger on a Hackintosh). … Continue reading

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The Economical US Cable TV Subscription Option

The short answer is that cord cutting is a lie. The cord has changed. The most economical TV subscription service if you want on-demand iPhone and Apple TV support for a good mix of legacy cable TV shows, sports, and … Continue reading

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The Band Will Eventually Be Disbanded

A separate health band won’t be a category soon, Microsoft won’t get partners to license the Band software. It’s game over for the Microsoft Band. Continue reading

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Introducing The Netflix and Chill Entertainment Control Center

Your 1 page netflix and chill control panel that opens romantic Spotify playlists and Netflix movies, allows you to call Uber and order food. Continue reading

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Journalism In India Is Failing Us

Every now and then I come across an article or video from a legitimate news organization that only makes me feel sad about the state of journalism in the nation. As a citizen I want my news source to inform … Continue reading

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Microsoft Band: The Polished Prototype

Microsoft Band, the good, the bad, and the ugly. Continue reading

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3 Things Cortana Can Do Better

Cortana seems like a winner, I wish it actually made me feel like I had an assistant. Continue reading

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Xbox LIVE Gold: A Waste of Money

Google Chromecast is more value for money than Microsoft’s Xbox LIVE Gold subscription. Continue reading

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