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Doctors Say Smartphone Obsession Is Leading To ‘Text Neck’

The habit could be leading to a whole new set of aches and pains.

02/24/2015

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New App Allows Boston Drivers To Pay For Parking On Smartphone

The city has a new app that allows drivers to pay for parking without physically feeding the meter or parking kiosk.

01/14/2015

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New Technology Will Recharge Gadgets Without A Cord

Technology expected on the market soon will allow the exchange of electricity through the air.

12/25/2014

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New For 2014: The Best Apps For Holiday Shopping Deals

Use your smartphone to truly maximize your holiday shopping. From coupon finders to shopping lists, these apps have everything you need to get the best savings.

11/10/2014

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Image Recognition Technology Could Transform Shopping

Imagine taking a picture of something and then being told exactly where it can be bought.

10/29/2014

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How To Turn Smartphone Photos Into Quick Cash

Smartphones have made amateur photographers out of just about everyone and now there’s an easy way to officially make you a pro.

06/17/2014

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How To Never Lose Your Luggage Again

While fewer bags are being lost by the airlines these days, people are still stealing them! Which is why Air France and KLM have spent the last year developing two gadgets that help prevent luggage from being lifted.

04/09/2014

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Dry Eye Complaints Becoming More Common

The patients going to see the eye doctor are younger than in the past. Our addiction to technology appears to be the main cause.

10/09/2013

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Stores Spy On Customers By Tracking Cell Phones

Many stores are now tracking shoppers from the second they walk through the door.

09/26/2013

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Doctors Report More Cases Of “Sleep Texting”

Although there is some obvious potential for embarrassment, there is also a concern about the health consequences.

09/20/2013

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