I’ve decided that my smartphone battery and I are connected: If my battery runs low— or, heaven forbid, dies— I feel dead too. Maybe we’re just like E.T. and Elliot, sharing an inexplicable physical connection, so when one suffers the other one does too. Or maybe it’s just that my phone is my lifeline— to my kids, my man, the news, the business deal, and that leather bomber I’ve had my eye on.
When it comes to smartphones, it’s all about more features, smaller footprints and bigger hard drives… and those “more” phones usually come with a big price tag. The Pantech Discover packs a ton of thoughtful features (read: ones you might actually use) at a great price, and it’s a great phone for a few different types of people.
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KitchenAid 7-Quart Pro Line Stand Mixer
Sony DPT-RP1 Digital Paper
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We all wish we could get ourselves to the gym more often, but often, things just get in the way (like a couch, or a tub of ice cream). No more excuses, because I’ve pulled together some gadgets and tools to help you get your health and fitness back on track— and I’m back on The Today Show to kick the tires with Kathie Lee and Hoda. Read More
Over time, dust, grime and gunk can wreck your gadget, not to mention boost the “ewww” factor. Before you give your smartphone a flea dip, though, it’s important to know how to clean it— and all your other technology— the right way.
Any plant that grows sans soil gets my two (green) thumbs up. Display a few with these mini air planters from Janelle Gramling. Custom-crafted from glazed porcelain into nifty stone-like polygonal shapes, they’re perfect poolside or out in the garden. Enjoy the aural outdoors with the Turtle Shell speaker from Outdoor Technology.