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Why these sheets are one of the biggest viral-marketing successes

Bed sheets can seem like a mystery. You see them stacked up in plastic packaging at a store with little clue as to their...
Tips March 16, 2018

When was the last time you bought a new set of sheets?

Let’s take a moment to reflect on one of our most important daily rituals: going to bed to get a good night’s sleep. You...
Tips March 9, 2018

9 Amazon perks you're probably not using

I love Amazon. Whether it's the convenience of online shopping, the deals or the selection, you keep buying. That's one reason many people sign...
Tips March 4, 2018

5 smartphone accessories you didn't know you needed

There are so many smartphones that you can spend hours doing nothing but checking out their cameras and specs like battery life. Then you...
Tips February 24, 2018

Best phone to buy for kids

“But all my friends have phones!” You’ve been hearing this for a while and you’re finally at the point where you’re ready to buy...
Tips February 20, 2018

5 stupid mistakes to avoid when buying new tech

Even the most tech-savvy people tend to make mistakes when buying new technology. We're talking about more than just overpaying - that's a given,...
Tips February 15, 2018

How to get a ton of free samples on Amazon

Free samples are fun. You get to test out products you might not otherwise try. Maybe you find a new favorite shampoo. Maybe you...
Tips February 10, 2018

Sponsored: HelloFresh takes first place when we compare meal delivery services!

Take the best part of eating at a restaurant (gourmet meals) and the best part of eating at home (familiar settings, using your kitchen)...
Tips February 5, 2018

Amazon Prime: Everything you get with a membership that you didn’t know until now

You can find Alexa in several Amazon products such as the Echo, Dot and Tap, with around 20,000 available "skills." When combined with Amazon...
Tips February 3, 2018

Sponsored: The revolutionary printer you can trust

I'm sure this has happened to most of us several times over the years. You go to print some important documents, only to discover...
Tips February 2, 2018

Sponsored: 3 reasons why organic bedding is best

There's something you must know about the bedding you're using in your home. The sheets, duvet covers and pillowcases that keep your kids, grandchildren...
Tips January 23, 2018

How to get just about anything delivered in about an hour

We’ve come a long way since the days of mail-order catalogs where you placed your order and then waited and waited for your items...
Tips January 23, 2018

5 cold weather tech hacks you wish you knew sooner

Winter weather is taking hold in most of the country right now, with some states seeing well into the negative temperatures. Those extreme conditions...
Tips January 20, 2018

Sponsored: Never buy expensive ink cartridges again with new revolutionary printer

If you use a printer a lot, there's a solution: "supertank" printers, which use refillable cisterns to keep the ink flowing. Investing in a...
Tips January 17, 2018

Choosing speakers, should you go portable or not?

Whether you’re a music lover, listen to a lot of talk radio, or like to feel your movies, great sound can make or break...
Tips January 12, 2018

How to choose the best headphones

Most everyone uses headphones daily. Whether you're listening to music for entertainment or a presentation for work, you've probably got a pair of headphones...
Tips January 9, 2018

12 questions you're too embarrassed to ask about Bitcoin

Bitcoin mania is making headlines in the media. But many people don't have a clue what a Bitcoin is. If you don't know much...
Tips January 6, 2018

Guide to streaming video services

Are you paying too much for cable or satellite? The cost to simply watch television these days can be outrageous. That's why "cutting the...
Tips January 3, 2018

How much have you really spent on Amazon this year?

Your Amazon addiction may be silently creeping up on you. Perhaps it started years ago when you bought a couple books. Then you joined...
Tips December 28, 2017

What the pros use to get great camera shots

Shaky hands can ruin a picture even for the most seasoned photographer. As cameras get smaller and we mostly use our phones for shots,...
Tips December 21, 2017
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