Home & Family 2013 Articles

Popular Home & Family Articles for 2013

What is the Internet of Things and Why is it Important?

Get ready to hear a lot about the Internet of Things. It\'s the future of connected technology, and it\'s coming sooner than you think.

How To Reuse and Recycle Old Phones and Gadgets

Not sure what to do with your old device? Read on for different ways to get extra mileage out of your retired tablets and smartphones.

How to Secure Your Home Wireless Network

Most homes have a wireless network these days, but many people are not taking the necessary steps to ensure their network remains secure. Read more to find out how to[...]

Buying Mom and Dad a Computer? Read This First

Buying mom or dad a computer? There are plenty of options to consider, including Chromebooks, tablets, hybrids, all-in-ones, and traditional notebooks.

How Does a Smart Basketball Work? 94Fifty Aims to Improve Your Game

How exactly does the 94Fifty smart basketball work, and how can it make you a better baller?

Stylebook for iOS Review: Your Very Own Digital Closet

Never get struck with moments of \"I have nothing to wear\" with the Stylebook App for iOS. Catalog your closet and keep track of your wardrobe.

Apple iPad an Excellent Fit for Special Education

Special education often involves teachers, therapists, and parents working together to best serve students who may require an Individualized Educational Program; and the iPad could make it easier than ever.[...]

How To Check Email and Get Online While Away

While the idea of unplugging while away on vacation sounds appealing, the harsh reality is that many cannot stay offline for long. Learn how to stay connected while away.

Samsung Galaxy Gear Preview: Don\’t Call it a Smartwatch

Don\'t call it a smartwatch. The Samsung Galaxy Gear is actually a very high-end accessory. Find out what that means in this hands-on preview.

Google Glass Review: The Future is Here?

Is Google Glass the next big thing, the revolutionary product heralding the age of wearables? Or, is it just a geeky gizmo only a handful of techies will adopt?

How to Build a Blog and Find the Best Blogging Service

There are dozens of services and options out there for the potential blogger, but which are a fit for you? TechnologyGuide dives in to show you how to best built[...]

Coffee Tech: What\’s the Best Way to Brew a Cup?

Coffee remains the preferred hot beverage of choice for many, and there are plenty of ways to brew a fine cup of joe. Some methods are low-tech and tasty, others[...]

How To Make Money with a Blog and Make it Look Professional

Read on to find out how to build a professional-looking, and money-making, blog.

Solar Powered Smart Trashcans: Recycle, Compost, and Compact (w/ Video)

Smart trashcans are likely on your city streets right now. So what exactly can a smart trashcan do?

iSmart Alarm Will Alert Homeowners To Home Invasion

iSmart Alarm Inc. unveiled a new iPhone-operated home alarm system which will allow users to monitor, arm and disarm their alarm systems from their iPhones at CES 2013 this week.[...]

Sifteo Cubes Review: Play Intelligently

Billed as “tactile intelligent interactive objects,” Sifteo Cubes are a fascinating concept, a portable electronic gaming system that’s operated through a combination of touch and tilt. But are they any[...]

Best Golf Gifts for Dad

Dad a lousy golfer? These gadgets should help put a little swing back into his game.

Netflix Finally Introduces User Profiles to Its Streaming Service

Netflix has announced individual user profiles for subscribers to its streaming service.

Belkin Introduces NetCam with WeMo SMART Capabilities At CES 2013

Belkin announced yesterday at CES 2013 that it has developed upgrades to its NetCam, a wireless networking camera, including HD quality and WeMo SMART capabilities. The NetCam HD Wi-Fi Camera,[...]

Samsung T9000 LCD Touchscreen Refrigerator Will Integrate Evernote App

Samsung showed off its newest refrigerator with touch screen capabilities, the Samsung T9000 LCD Four-Door Refrigerator, at CES 2013 this week. The T9000 LCD will be the second Samsung refrigerator[...]