March 6, 2020

Are you making the most of your personal assistant? Sure, we know the little lady can make calls for us and get directions but did you know she can check your stock portfolio and turn on your flashlight? What else? Lots more. MORE

January 4, 2020

Maybe you're one of the many who got an Apple Watch this holiday season or maybe you've had yours for a while but still aren't familiar with all of the great things this nifty gadget can do. From controlling your Apple TV to identifying a catchy tune, this list of ten...

June 19, 2019

 And you thought your teen or tween’s Snapchat account was problematic. A new app called Yolo allows Snapchat users to ask their friends anonymous questions — prompting bullying concerns among parents. Haven’t heard of Yolo yet? It’s been on the App Store’s top ten lis...

June 12, 2019

 Just when you think you have a handle on what social media apps your tweens and teens are into, a whole crop of shiny new ones take their place — many of which are both creepy and not as private as our kids might think. There’s the secret-sharing platform known as “Wh...

June 10, 2019

Appointments, commitments, deadlines, and projects — life with kids can knock even the most organized of us off of our perches (especially now that it’s June)! Coming to the rescue: a roundup of apps that promise to help you keep it all straight, from our friends at Th...

June 4, 2019

It’s being called “sharenting” — when parents mostly post photos or stories about their children on social media, regardless of how their kids may feel about it. At best, your postings may embarrass your kids today. At worst? College admissions officers or future bosse...

May 20, 2019

Before you call your tween or teen a tech addict, listen up. Some experts are pointing out that today’s kids are no different than we were — we spent hours talking on the phone, they’re spending the same time socializing via modern technology. On top of that, technolog...

May 18, 2019

Is it just us, or have the always-annoying robocalls from sketchy marketers gotten even worse lately? Instead of paying a service to make them go away, these tips below might help curb the problem so when your phone rings, it’s actually someone with whom you want to ta...

April 19, 2019

OK, we know you aren't supposed to use your iPhone before you go to bed and that the light from the phone may keep you awake... yadda, yadda, yadda. But, let's face it, you probably do it anyway. But, what you may not know, is that there's actually a way you can make y...

April 4, 2019

We all know how it goes: kids will ask for a smartphone before you’re ready for them to take the big leap (or pay the hefty price tag). If only there were a cheaper service plan without all the bells and whistles. Verizon’s “Just Kids” option may be the answer you’re l...

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