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Caribu Puts Grandparents and Grandkids On The Same Page

When I was a kid growing up in Queens, New York, when the weather was nice on a Saturday, my grandfather would drive out...

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GoGoGrandparent – Get Uber and Lyft Without a Smartphone

The older we get, the harder it is to get from point A to point B. That poses a real dilemma: keep driving and...

Netgear Orbi – Whole House Wi-Fi With A Twist

My home network is terrible. I live in a townhouse that is long and narrow with four levels of space. It was built with...

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Samsung Gear VR – Will It Get You to Finally Try...

Virtual Reality got started back in the 1980's.  Back then the images were stick figures and they needed to be created on a supercomputer...

Asus ZenWatch 3 – Better Looking This Time

What Is It? – The third time is apparently the charm for Asus when it comes to making a smartwatch. The Asus ZenWatch 3...

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Can an E-Bike Lengthen Your Life?

It's long been the purists and the traditionalists, versus the e-bikers.  It's not that e-bikes go too fast.  In fact, most road bikers will...

Mind Your Meds – Memo Box and Memo Box Mini

Most of the pill dispensing and pill reminder systems we've seen tend to focus on folks who are homebound or don't travel much. The...

United Health and AARP Are Betting There’s a Way to Stop Falls

We all know that falls are a major health risk for anyone over 65.  But just how much of a problem may surprise you....

Omron EVOLV – An Arm Up On Blood Pressure Monitoring

There are many – and more to come – connected consumer “medical” devices out there, to help us monitor our bodies: fitness bands, smart...

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