When It’s Time for a Smartphone, That Means It’s Time for a Smart Talk

Ryan just started the 5th grade. Crazy, I know! But that means when this year’s over… Yep, he’ll be getting his own cell phone! Apparently that’s what we do around here when kids graduate elementary school. At least that’s what we did with Jason when he moved on to Middle School. So since our little guy will be getting a smartphone before we know it, that means there’s a whole new world of scariness to …

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Put the Phone Down and Decide to Drive

I work in Manhattan and you could say it’s just a “little” bit crowded on any given day. Just heading from the train stop to my office can take awhile and it’s not because it’s a long walk. It’s not. It’s only four short blocks. No, what takes forever is the fact that the sidewalks have a lot of people on them. But what really gets to me is that the majority of people either …

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Keep Your TV Safe – Win a SANUS Wall-Mount ($100-$150 value) – Ends 1/30

As a child of the ’80s, I spent way too many Saturday mornings with my two best friends: a bowl of Cap’n Crunch cereal and cartoons! Yes, I’ve loved TV since I was a kid and the evolution in technology has just been amazing. Two things completely blow my mind these days when it comes to TVs. First is HD. I can barely stomach watching a football game anymore unless it’s in high-def. The other …

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