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5 Senior-Friendly Technologies For Parents And Relatives

Many seniors might find technology a bit intimidating and overwhelming, but while it is possible for them to do just fine bypassing many of the latest trends, there are a few technologies that it is important for them to become familiar with because these can prove invaluable aids in their lives. These technologies are affordableContinue Reading …

Internet Usage: Then vs. Now

PixaBay.com Life has always changed; developed; evolved. Some of the changes have been small, but others — like the internet — are so huge they change the entire fabric of society. The internet is the crowning glory of the modern age. We have smart homes, easy communication methods with friends and family, and a platformContinue Reading …

Introducing the new FUJIFILM Instax Square SHARE SP-3 Printer

I have so many pictures on my phone I find I am not really doing much with them. Sometimes I will email them to myself, share with family or if I have time, upload to my computer. Then they sit there. Recently my family in Europe asked me to share some pictures of the kids.Continue Reading …

Impressive Entry-Level Tech for Your Teen

There are plenty of sobering reports on screen addiction, cyberbullying and teens that circulate the headlines. Although technology should be monitored for a healthy balance, technology also holds huge benefits for teens. Creative expression and building a community are just two ways that teens can harness the positive power of technology. At the end ofContinue Reading …

Bring Back the Excitement of Summer with NEW Kid-tech from VTech! Giveaway

Summer always goes by way too fast! My kids are doing everything possible to hold onto the last little bit of decent weather we may have. So after school and weekends are fun time and playtime as much as they can squeeze in. Weather across Canada was so strange this summer. If you were notContinue Reading …

Microsoft Canada’s Top Picks for Back-to-School

No matter how much we plan ahead, I always feel like we are forgetting something important when it comes to back-to-school. What my youngest needs is not the same as what my teen in high-school needs. When we had the oldest two in post secondary school, their needs were completely different as well. As aContinue Reading …

The Power of Smart Location with Tile (Giveaway)

Every single day I am losing my keys! Well I personally am not the one losing them as I always place them on the same counter, however my kids tend to use them and never put them back there. With my house key, car key and the key to the garage on one ring, it isContinue Reading …

Back to the Basics: Top Android Apps to Reduce Your Clutter and Replace Your Old Gadgets

Is the clutter in your life getting out of control? You might want to consider a few hints, gadgets and Android apps that can help you organize your world and keep it that way. Here are a few of our favorites. Apps to know about Evernote is a great Android app that can keep yourContinue Reading …