What is Bitcoin Used For?

Essentially Bitcoin is a form of currency that can be used digitally to purchase many different things. Bitcoin is known to be the first decentralized virtual currency that was categorized by the US Treasury. Bitcoin is sometimes known as virtual cryptocurrency, and it is used mostly by many companies online while some physical shops also…

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Keep Track of Your Child Without Being a “Helicopter Parent”

With school back in session, it’s important that you know where your child is and if he or she is in a potentially dangerous situation. Many parents, particularly those of tweens and teenagers, are often accused of being “too nosey” or untrusting. Caring about your child’s safety, at any age, doesn’t make you intrusive, but…

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Boating Apps For A Weekend On The Water

Summer’s here, and it’s time to hit the water. Blue skies, friends, hot weather, the weekend, etc. It’s time to get out and enjoy your free time. Boating is a top American pastime. From Alaska and Hawaii to Florida and Texas, every region in the United States has a unique boating culture. Pontoons, yachts, canoes,…

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Future of Technology in the Military

The future of technology can and will most likely replace many occupations from manufacturing to medical care.  Members of the military, however, can not and will not be replaced as long as countries remain in conflict and require protection. Military technology must change and be innovated to keep our country safe and a few steps…

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Where Will Cell Phone Technology Take Us In Late 2015?

New Developments for Cell Phones Coming Soon We all know how hard it can be to keep up with fast-moving technology; yet, it is technology itself that will help us stay abreast. That being said, here are some of the more notable advances in cell phone technology coming your way in late 2015 that you…

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How Will Technology Impact Aging in the Near Future?

Advances in technology brings new hope for the quality of life for seniors, from the ability to more quickly diagnose and treat various health conditions, to living an independent life for much longer. The natural progression of aging leaves some older persons isolated, no longer able to drive, and facing transportation problems to perform simple…

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Advances in Motorcycle Helmet Technology

“Smart” motorcycle helmets could be a game-changer for safe riding. High tech helmets can provide a visual display from a rear-view digital camera, GPS navigation and other features in a transparent heads-up display (or “HUD,” a digital display of readings that are viewed with no need to lower eyes, and projected onto the visor without…

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Do You Really Need All that Power Under the Hood?

In 2012, 30% of all fatal accidents were caused at least in part by a speeding driver, according to the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. More than 10,200 people died as a result of those speed-related accidents, which represented an increase of 2 percent from 2011. In short, speed kills. One of the reasons…

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Technological Advancements in Cars in 2015 and Beyond

The consumer’s need to stay connected is a contributing factor in one out of five car accidents every year. Distracted driving, which includes activities such as texting, talking on the phone and checking in on social media accounts, accounts for more than 1,150 injuries and 9 deaths every day in the United States, according to…

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