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Capsule Pharmacy App Delivers Easy Way to Get Meds

The Capsule App proves that filling a prescription need not be miserable. Snap a photo of your prescription refill and wait for it to arrive in 2 hours.  It can be that simple. On the horizon: Simply click and wait

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New Uber Service Drives Focus on Female Safety First

A new rideshare competitor launches with early praise as a service for women, by women driving as Uber’s female safety record tarnishes. Rolling out nationwide, SafeHer delivers safety and opportunity for greater numbers of women. My Quick Take: It is


It Might Be Time to “Amazon and Chill” Tonight, Netflix

“Netflix and chill” could get reclaimed by true movie watchers.  Amazon unveils news that shakes up the game again. For those of us who actually plan to watch a movie, “Amazon and chill” may be the way to go. Catch

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Nike Unveils Crazy Cool Self-Tying Shoes

New Nike shoes revealed have technology so adaptive, it automatically ties your shoes to the perfect tightness.  Want to tighten or loosen? Simply push a button on the HyperAdapt sneaks. One less thing to teach a 5 year-old these days.


Stick on UV Patch Warns About Sunburns and Skin Damage

Mega-beauty brand, L’Oreal unveils a groundbreaking stick on UV patch to monitor your sun exposure. Via an app, track just how much sun you’ve been exposed to, so you can make safer choices and keep looking youthful (can I get

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New iPhone Could Let You Wirelessly Charge While You Talk

New reports signal that Apple could have a game-changing new feature up its sleeve for 2017: the ability to ditch charging cords forever and wirelessly charge your phone! Imaging being able to charge your iPhone while in your pocket or


New Google Glass for Cyclists Drives a Safer Ride

Garmin’s Varia Vision created big buzz with cycling enthusiasts at this month’s Consumer Electronics Show. The new wearable puts performance, safety and navigation data all in the cyclist’s line of sight. Which means, eyes are always on the road. A

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Airbnb, Uber Incidents Show Dark Side of Sharing Economy

This week’s news of a man’s death at an Airbnb rental shows the growing issue of safety issue of companies like Uber and Airbnb. The sharing economy has a dark side. Front page news: This week, a tech blogger revealed


Yahoo Eliminates Need for Email Passwords Forever

For Yahoo, the future doesn’t involve passwords.  Starting today, Yahoo Mail users can log into email without one – using features on mobile phones.  Are passwords dead forever? Front page news: Yahoo breaks the email mold with newly updated app


Tesla Autopilot Features for Model S Are Kick A$$!

Tesla soars into the future, unveiling autopilot features today that allow Model S cars to change lanes, break and even locate a parking space without driver assistance.  But don’t let go of the steering wheel just yet! On the Horizon: