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City To Fine Pedestrians Who Use Mobile Devices While Crossing Street

Four in ten of us admit to injuring themselves while texting or viewing their mobile device while walking resulting in more than 11,000 injuries blamed on phone-related distraction while walking between 2000 and 2011. It's prompted the city of Honolulu, Hawaii to begin fining people for using their...
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Personal Devices Are Costing Companies Nearly Five Hours A Week In Lost Productivity

Could you image life without your smart phone? It seems our love affair with our personal devices is interfering with our jobs. A survey of professionals by staffing firm OfficeTeam found that we waste an average of 56 minutes a day using their mobile devices for non-work activities in the office...
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Update Your Phone's Software If It Uses Wi-Fi

Before you jump into the shower this morning, update your electronic devices to the most current software. Although you may not be promoted by that little red circle that an update is available, you should force the updated iOS now as there is a serious security flaw when your device is connected...
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WienerDrone Set To Drop Hot Dogs To People This Independence Day

It appears Amazon, UPS, Fedex and the U.S. Postal Service aren't the only organizations working on drone delivery system. Oscar Meyer has created the world first hot dog delivery drone. Dogs with everything: . @oscarmayer expands fleet with Wienermini, Wienercycle, Wiener Rover, and yes,...
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Ease Your Eye Strain On Computer Screens

On average, we spend 10-14 hours a day staring into a lighted screen. Whether it’s the TV, a computer monitor or a smart phone, it's almost impossible to avoid them and all that staring can stress out your eyes. Although there is no current data that suggest long term damage to our eyes from...
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Push Alert Notifications Set Up for Android

In order to be notified of a news bulletin, hurricane update or concert announcement from 98.5 KTK, you must first allow your Android device to enable push notifications from our app. This way, alerts will show up as a notice, or badge, on your device's home or lock screens. Hers is how you set it...
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Push Alert Notifications Set Up for iOS

In order to be notified of a news bulletins, hurricane updates or concert announcements from 98.5 KTK, you must first allow your Apple (iOS) device to accept push notifications from our app. This way, alerts will show up as a notice, or badge, on your device's home or lock screens. Hers is how you...
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Survey Finds Baby Boomers Are More Entitled Than Millennials

Millennials are getting a bad rap about being lazy, entitled and special. According to Bankrate.com, Baby Boomers are far more entitled than Millennials. When asked about the appropriate age you should be hitting major life milestones, the Millennials surveyed said people should be able to pay for...
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Shoes Block Incoming cell Phone Signals For A Digital Detox Day

The digital rebellion is growing with a shoe straight out of the 1960s sitcom, Get Smart. Anatomic Shoe company is working it's " In Good Company " concept shoe that connects to your mobile device and will disconnect you from the world. With 1/3 of adults saying it's rude when others are on their...
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Scooter Stopped For Using Smartphone Flashlight As Its Headlight

While smartphones can be useful, using them as the headlight of your scooter is not only dangerous, it is illegal. Tuesday night, a Pasco County Sheriff Corporal stopped a yellow scooter on highway 19 because the scooter's headlight was out. However the driver improvised by switching on his phone's...
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