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What's a ‘Finsta' Social Media Account?

What's a ‘Finsta' Social Media Account?

Have you heard the word finsta? Some readers might be cocking their heads right about now, wondering what in the world I'm talking about. But if you have a teenager, in particular, you'll want to know.

Christine Persaud Published: 03/22/2019 09:33:11 AM EST

 

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The New $120 Kindle Now Has an Adjustable Front Light So You Can Read Anywhere

The New $120 Kindle Now Has an Adjustable Front Light So You Can Read Anywhere

Amazon's latest version of the Kindle e-reader now has a front light that allows you to adjust the display brightness so you can read comfortably indoors, outdoors in the sun, and at night.

Christine Persaud Published: 03/21/2019 01:44:49 PM EST

With the Echo Input, You Can Make Any Speaker Alexa-Enabled

With the Echo Input, You Can Make Any Speaker Alexa-Enabled

Amazon is moving beyond offering its own smart speakers like the Echo and Echo Dot, and partnering with third-party speaker companies to allow for the integration of Alexa, to launching a device, the Echo Input, that can make any speaker Alexa-enabled, and thus voice controllable.

Christine Persaud Published: 03/21/2019 12:35:16 PM EST

On the Scene: Philips Shows Latest Kitchen Appliances

On the Scene: Philips Shows Latest Kitchen Appliances

On Wednesday, at the historic St Lawrence Market in downtown Toronto, Philips showed off its latest kitchen appliances.

Frank Lenk Published: 03/21/2019 11:50:47 AM EST

Apple Revamps AirPods, Adds Siri Control

Apple Revamps AirPods, Adds Siri Control

Apple is revamping its AirPods, adding a new Apple-designed H1 chip to the second-generation true wireless headphones, which affords performance efficiencies, faster connection times, more talk time, and hands-free "Hey Siri" control.

Christine Persaud Published: 03/21/2019 11:19:50 AM EST

Dyson Reveals Four New Products, Including a Robot Vacuum and Personal Purifying Fan

Dyson Reveals Four New Products, Including a Robot Vacuum and Personal Purifying Fan

Dyson has revealed four new products across several home care categories: the Lightcycle task light; the Pure Cool Me personal purifying fan; the V11 Absolute cord-free vacuum; and the 360 Heurist robot vacuum.

Christine Persaud Published: 03/20/2019 06:00:01 PM EST

Will Instagram Shopping Take Off?

Will Instagram Shopping Take Off?

Every social media site has its place. Facebook is mainly for the older crowd, connecting old friends and family, and promoting businesses and events. Twitter is for sharing short musings and news headlines. LinkedIn is for business networking. And Instagram is for brand building, sharing live stories, photos, and an endless number of selfies. But it will also now be for shopping.

Christine Persaud Published: 03/20/2019 08:59:11 AM EST

David's Take: Eye on the Road - Hands-On the Pioneer ND-DVR100 Dash Cam

David's Take: Eye on the Road - Hands-On the Pioneer ND-DVR100 Dash Cam

With the number of insane drivers in the city who have seemingly obtained their drivers' licenses from Cracker Jack boxes, driving have become a frustrating ordeal. After years of witnessing a countless number of illegal stops, U-turns, and instances of texting while driving, I started to install dash cams in my car.

David Susilo Published: 03/20/2019 08:20:01 AM EST

GDC 2019: Google Announces Stadia Cloud Gaming Service

GDC 2019: Google Announces Stadia Cloud Gaming Service

Today at the 2019 Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco, Google announced its intent to revolutionize electronic gaming, with a new cloud-based service.

Frank Lenk Published: 03/19/2019 11:50:59 PM EST

The Screen Innovations Solo 2 Screen Employs a More Compact Cassette Design

The Screen Innovations Solo 2 Screen Employs a More Compact Cassette Design

Screen Innovations is following up its Solo motorized screen with the Solo 2 family, which employs an even more compact design (it's 17% smaller than the original), yet still offers a wider array of options, including sizes up to 160" diagonal, and various power options.

Christine Persaud Published: 03/19/2019 02:10:30 PM EST

Analysis: Apple vs Spotify

Analysis: Apple vs Spotify

Apple and music-streaming service Spotify are embroiled in a dispute that could have a major impact on the online service landscape.

Frank Lenk Published: 03/19/2019 01:21:07 PM EST


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