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8 Google Home Skills You Should Know

8 Google Home Skills You Should Know

In today’s society, smart speakers seem on track to become almost as widespread as smartphones. A global market survey conducted by Research and Markets found the total worth associated with smart speakers should total $2.68 billion in 2018 and could grow over 34 percent annually within a forecasted five-year range. That’s one of the reasons …

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The Now and Future of Device Productivity

The Now and Future of Device Productivity

Early this decade, PC sales began a precipitous decline prompted largely by the advent of smartphones and tablets. It led many prognosticators to forecast that mobility and productivity were merging: Soon, only the old and stubborn would still use their bulky, power-hungry desktop computers to do their work. The young and progressive would do everything …

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The Best Apps to Use for Workout Plans

The Best Apps to Use for Workout Plans

Like many people, perhaps you have good intentions of starting and sticking to a workout plan, but are having a little trouble moving into the action phase. Your phone could even be contributing to your lack of motivation. After all, it provides plenty of potential distractions. Fortunately, there are several apps for workout plans that …

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Voice-Based Security Is Coming To Wearables

Voice-Based Security Is Coming To Wearables

Imagine you walk into a bank. You step up to the counter and are asked to authenticate who you are. Typically, your photo ID would do. However, this is the future. And voice-based technology is the new standard model of security. But, how do the bankers know it’s really your voice getting used? The sound …

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Improving Productivity with VR Meditation Apps

Improving Productivity with VR Meditation Apps

Mindfulness meditation has become a widely popular practice among numerous people from different generations and although it has been known for over two thousand years, it was only less than half a century ago that it began to be taught in the Western part of our planet. With this unparalleled growing interest in meditation, plentiful …

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6 Apps to Generate Creativity

6 Apps to Generate Creativity

Even the most creative of us need a little boost sometimes. With all the technology we have now, there are plenty of apps for creativity that can help us when we’re in a jam. From writing to drawing, from photography to videography, consider these apps for creativity to help you create your best work yet. …

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Will We Only Have Portless Devices in the Future?

Will We Only Have Portless Devices in the Future?

To much recent dismay, Apple eliminated its audio port starting with iPhone 7. Google left it off the Pixel 2. While we don’t have completely portless devices yet, it certainly seems that we’re moving in that direction. Headphone jacks aren’t the only feature tech companies have been removing from their devices. Some smartphones today are …

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