Posts Tagged ‘Technology’

Career Trends Students Should Be Watching in 2015

Career Trends Students Should Be Watching in 2015

The career landscape is changing, and I’m going to go out on a limb and say that’s mostly a good thing. The job market students face today is new and dynamic, making use of social media and reflecting the new reality that most employees “job hop” and do not retire from their first-ever job. Students ...

Study Break: 5 Future Gadgets You Can Buy Right Now

Study Break: 5 Future Gadgets You Can Buy Right Now

You’d be surprised how long something can be around before it catches on with the masses. Most of the time the technology is simply too young, and needs investment, competition, and of course, age, to become ready for primetime. Earlier this month, I was lucky enough to see many of those kinds of devices up ...

7 Bad Health Habits Commonly Developed in College

7 Bad Health Habits Commonly Developed in College

College is often a time to experiment with indulgence of various kinds. Unfortunately, some of those indulgences never seem to fade away as we enter the real world. Here are seven poor health habits we often develop in college, and have trouble un-developing once we graduate. If you catch them early, maybe you won’t become ...

Google Glass: The Next Big Thing in Wearable Technology

Google Glass: The Next Big Thing in Wearable Technology

Google is always ahead of the ball, pushing technology, and preparing to invent the next best thing. I recently had a friend imagine a world where you could purchase contact lenses with iPhones built in, so we could watch videos while we run, easily view our GPS while we drive, take hands-free pictures, and more. ...

8 Open-Source Programs You Should Have

8 Open-Source Programs You Should Have

Open-Source Software (OSS) is computer software whose creator/owner leaves the development and distribution rights available to the public. Anyone that wants to and is able to can take a crack at making it better. And all of it is free. Because of this OSS can be some of the most useful and adaptive software out ...

Be More Productive With These Keyboard Shortcuts

Be More Productive With These Keyboard Shortcuts

Look at your left pinky finger. Look at it. Study it because that finger can make so many keying and clicking tasks so much easier. To think, you’ve been wasting so much time breaking your accomplishment rhythm to reach for a mouse when all you needed was a couple of buttons. Grow your keyboarding skills, ...

6 Must-Have Programs To Protect Your Computer (For Free)

6 Must-Have Programs To Protect Your Computer (For Free)

Your computer contains parts of your life. Everything you do is tied up in it somehow. You must protect it. Hackers can be real dicks. They exploit malicious code. This malicious code can get into your computer. Depending on how adept the hacker is this code could make your computer sniffle. Or cough. Or die a ...

3 Apps To Help You Form Good Habits

3 Apps To Help You Form Good Habits

College students around the nation and even the world share many common necessities when it comes to forming good habits. We feel the need to be on top of all of our priorities, including school work, health and wellness activities, social lives, and so on. The hardest part of this is actually finding the time ...

Want Total Control Of Your Home? Enter The Ninja (Block)

Want Total Control Of Your Home? Enter The Ninja (Block)

Before we get into this thing, just be aware that the Ninja Block is a gadget that will not turn you into an actual ninja. Real ninjas don’t need gadgets to be forever-badass. The Ninja Block is a small device that claims to give you control of your life, digitally. With a programmable engine, you ...

Keep Track Of Your Gadgets With HipKey

Keep Track Of Your Gadgets With HipKey

This little $90 gadget could save you hundreds of dollars in iPhone or iPad replacements — HipKey is a nifty little device that pairs with your gadgets, and lets you know when you’re drifting a little too far away from them. HipKey isn’t limited to just iDevices, in fact you can keep track of most ...

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