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Study says U.S. Teens Spend 9 Hours a Day in Front of a Screen

Study says U.S. Teens Spend 9 Hours a Day in Front of a Screen

mag863 November 4, 2015 0

Those angry Baby Boomers who say our generation is rotting behind those teeny screens might actually have a point. Common Sense Media just released a comprehensive study called The Common Sense Census: Media Use

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This Fitness Tracker for Athletes Just Raised $12 Million

This Fitness Tracker for Athletes Just Raised $12 Million

mag863 September 23, 2015 0

The next-gen fitness trackers of 2015 have focused on tracking more – more metrics, more often. Whoop is taking this one step further with its wearable wristband and predictive analytics system for athletes and

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New iPhones, Bigger iPads, and Every Other Announcement From Yesterday’s Apple Event

New iPhones, Bigger iPads, and Every Other Announcement From Yesterday’s Apple Event

mag863 September 10, 2015 0

After a long lead up filled with predictions, leaks, and an unhealthy level of attention, Apple CEO Tim Cook took the stage Wednesday to show us the new devices we’ll all learn to love

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HOW TECHNOLOGY IS ALTERING YOUR BRAIN CHEMISTRY

HOW TECHNOLOGY IS ALTERING YOUR BRAIN CHEMISTRY

mag863 August 15, 2015 Comments Off on HOW TECHNOLOGY IS ALTERING YOUR BRAIN CHEMISTRY

You know the feeling. It happens when you dig your hands into your pockets to find your phone but come up empty-handed. Immediately, a switch flips. Your heart rate quickens. Your desk? The bar?

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This Wearable Will Help You Get Pregnant

This Wearable Will Help You Get Pregnant

mag863 August 3, 2015 Comments Off on This Wearable Will Help You Get Pregnant

The world’s first in-ear wearable to help women track their fertility has launched on Kickstarter today. YONO is silicone-encased earpiece that measures a woman’s ovulation cycle which can be used for her overall health or

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FINALLY… A TOASTER THAT CHARGES YOUR PHONE (SORT OF)

FINALLY… A TOASTER THAT CHARGES YOUR PHONE (SORT OF)

mag863 August 2, 2015 Comments Off on FINALLY… A TOASTER THAT CHARGES YOUR PHONE (SORT OF)

No one asked for it, but it’s here. Foaster, a toaster-like charging dock that gives you that sweet, sweet power you’ll need to keep your phone alive—for as long as it takes to secure

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Twitter Ditches 140-Character Limit For Direct Messages

Twitter Ditches 140-Character Limit For Direct Messages

mag863 June 12, 2015 Comments Off on Twitter Ditches 140-Character Limit For Direct Messages

Twitter’s finally addressing one of its most annoying issues: The 140-character limit in direct messages. Starting this July, you’ll finally be able to tweet DMs of any length to friends and followers. It’s a

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Waking Up Alone? The Wakie App May Solve That Problem…

Waking Up Alone? The Wakie App May Solve That Problem…

mag863 June 7, 2015 Comments Off on Waking Up Alone? The Wakie App May Solve That Problem…

Even the best alarm clocks can’t compete with being awoken by a human voice. Thanks to Wakie, you can ease into your day talking to another person, even if you’re hopelessly alone. This novel

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Google Wants You to Buy Big Macs With Your Face

Google Wants You to Buy Big Macs With Your Face

mag863 May 29, 2015 Comments Off on Google Wants You to Buy Big Macs With Your Face

Google may have been the first big tech company to push NFC payments, but it was Apple Pay that got the public excited about buying things with your smartphone. At a Google I/O session

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38 New Emojis Scheduled for 2016

38 New Emojis Scheduled for 2016

mag863 May 24, 2015 Comments Off on 38 New Emojis Scheduled for 2016

The Unicode Consortium is a California-based non-profit organization that aims to standardize current character schemes across all operation systems and platforms. Following the unveil of the Unicode 8.0 which included complexion adjustments, the consortium’s

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