Should I get a new iPhone?

iPhone 5

Anticipation was palpable! Rumors were flying! Nerds everywhere were in a frenzy!

Yesterday, at their headquarters in Cupertino, Apple gave everyone what they were waiting for: Announcements about new phones and its new operating system, iOS7. If you didn’t hang on every word of the keynote, or follow the live blogs, I’ve got your back. Here’s what you need to know, including whether or not you should upgrade.

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Today Show: Back To School Tech

back to school tech

It’s back to school time, and I’m on the Today Show this morning at 10a ET talking about all my favorite tech-cessories that set your kids up for success (parents too!).  If you didn’t catch me on the show, check out the video clip!

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From the Shop

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KitchenAid 7-Quart Pro Line Stand Mixer

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Sony DPT-RP1 Digital Paper

Mulberry Silk Sleep Eye Mask


Alesya Bags: That’s a laptop bag?!


Have you ever considered carrying your laptop bag as a tote?  Yeah, didn’t think so.  All that black nylon and velcro is a fashion drag no matter what you’re wearing.  If you want something as functional but far more stylish, chuck your old laptop bag to the guy in the cubicle next door and pick up an Alesya bag instead.

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Tech Speak: Cookies


Online cookies are like the redheaded stepchildren of the cookie world. No one seems to be climbing up on top of chairs to steal them out of jar. In fact, most people are often looking for ways to get rid of them.

What are cookies (the online version), exactly?

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