The Four “Fashion Friends” Every Girl Must Have

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The Four "Fashion Friends" Every Girl Must Have  I know I’m not the only one who prefers shopping with friends vs. shopping alone. In fact, just the other day I was trying on a dress and started thinking how it would be great to get some styling advice from my friends. If you’re like me and love getting fashion advice from your friends then you should check out Postelio. … [Read more...]

5 Steps To Taking Back Your Brain And Breaking Your Addiction To Smartphones

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5 Steps To Taking Back Your Brain And Breaking Your Addiction To Smartphones Every time I think about deactivating my Facebook account, canceling my cell phone service or disconnecting from the internet, I find a reason to stay connecting. Many smartphone and internet users agree that certain electronics can be a distraction, but they’re a distraction that we can’t live … [Read more...]

Google Glass Changes The Way You See The World

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It’s always exciting to read about new advancement’s in technology. While surfing The Verge, I came across an article about the new Google Glass. I would be lying to you if I said that I immediately understood the concept and was just as geeked as the commenters on the article seemed to be. After digging a little and reading more information about the new tech toy, I’m happy to … [Read more...]

Google Doodle Honors Computer Visionary Ada Lovelace

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It's always fascinating to learn about the latest Google Doodle.  Today Google is honoring Ada Lovelace, a mathematician and computer visionary who believed computers were more than just number crunchers. December 10, 1815 marks Ada's birthday and according to CNET, she is best known for her contributions toward Charles Babbage's Analytical Engine, Designed but never actually … [Read more...]

Nintendo Gets Ready For The Holidays With The Release of the Wii U. {PHOTOS}

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Just in time for the holidays Nintendo Co. is launching the Wii U, a video game console that appeals to casual and hardcore gamers simultaneously. The Wii U is the first Nintendo console to support high-definition graphics, capable of producing video output up to 1080p, and has 2 GB of memory with half dedicated to the console's operating system. Video Game Consoles have come … [Read more...]

Facebook To Charge A “Promotion” Fee After Reaching 1 Billion Users

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Nothing brings me more enjoyment than posting a body positive or inspirational quotes and sharing it with the plus size women who read DailyVenusDiva.com. Not only does it serve as a constant reminder of how fabulous plus size women are, it’s also a great way to spread our message of thriving in your curves. A few months ago I noticed the option to promote our Facebook Fan … [Read more...]

Back to School: Bringing Innovation Into The Dorm Room

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Heading back-to-school isn't just about the latest and greatest in school supplies, it's also about the time in a student's life when they are coming into their own and putting their future paths in motion. Whether it's the dorm room at school or the bedroom at their parents' home, this space is officially the innovation nerve centre for what will come tomorrow. In fact, major … [Read more...]

Phone Flair: Jewelry For Your Cell Phone or Tablet

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Jewelry For Your Cell Phone or Tablet: Sparkles aren't just for wearing, but for your phone as well. Thanks to JackGems, your phone can be just as stylish as you are. JackGems are a new luxury tech accessory for smart phones and tablets. Decorate your phone with your favorite color and sparkle! The Swarovski crystal-encrusted plug adds flair to a smartphone or tablet and is … [Read more...]

Do’s and Don’ts for Buying Electronics Online

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In-store purchasing of electronics is going the way of the horse and buggy. Best Buy recently announced the closure of 50 stores and experts are speculating the inevitable demise of the big-box company, thanks to stiff competition from e-retailers like Amazon. In 2011, Amazon's revenue rose 69 percent in electronics and general merchandise sales alone, according to the … [Read more...]

8 Ways To Impact The Loss Of Face To Face Communication

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I like and dislike social communication for the same reasons.   When I'm not in a mood for talking, Twitter's 140 characters or less is the perfect solution.  But that's no way to communicate.  I applaud technology for it's innovation but have we gone too far? Stacey Hanke, a Chicago based management consultant and author of the book Yes You Can has serious dire concerns about … [Read more...]

The NGLC Educates Latinos in Media, Marketing & Entertainment

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The New Generation Latino Consortium(http://nglc.biz/ ), the only organization dedicated to educating and informing the business and entertainment worlds about the importance of the New Generation Latino (NGL) market, is hosting the fourth installment of the industry leading ‘NGLC Media, Marketing & Entertainment Conference’ at the Harvard Club of NYC on Monday April 11, … [Read more...]

Lucky Chic Lets You Live A Little While You Bid A Little

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Who doesn't want to be a Lucky Chic when gambling?  I'm not talking about the type of gambling that will lead to you seek help, I'm talking about innocent bidding for must have items you may not be able to afford otherwise. Lucky Chic is the online shopping site where you can shop, bid and win must-have brands and luxury experiences! At Lucky Chic, experience the thrill of … [Read more...]

Texting In Love: How Cell Phone Texting Can Save Your Relationship?

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With so many celebrities getting busted for sexting, Relationship Coach Michael Fiore thinks lovebirds can use technology to spark a flame in their relationships. In some ways, electronic love mail or Love letters 2.0 are more romantic than love letters of the past because the contact is much more frequent so when you’re crazy-in-love you might be texting every five minutes, … [Read more...]

Cosmetic Mirror Lets You Try on Makeup Virtually

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How would you like to try on make up without actually trying on makeup? The Digital Cosmetic Mirror allows women to try on make up without having to go through the time consuming step of applying the makeup. Created by cosmetics company Shiseido, the interactive display allows users to check out new products using augmented reality. All you do is stand in front of the … [Read more...]

Dealing with Rejection

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It's amazing how recently I've met people within the fashion industry that take a look at my modeling website and they love what I've done and they feel like I've done so much. I'm not going to dispute that, but until I reach my goal I'll always think of it as small potatoes. That's not to diminish the great people I've worked with or the opportunities I've had, it's just that … [Read more...]

5 Tech Questions Parents Should Ask Schools

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As the role of technology as teaching aids continues to evolve, do you know how your school uses it in the classroom? What are the policies for Internet use? What about mobile devices? Is your school using a filter, and if so what are the monitoring policies? With back-to-school time right around the corner, now is the time that parents should ask teachers and administrators … [Read more...]

Does New Ipad Application Encourage Plastic Surgery?

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When news of the Apple Ipad was released, computer programmers went into overdrive as they created hundreds of  new applications specifically for the Ipad. An Ipad application can be downloaded to your Ipad and used in everyday life. Ranging from fashion stylists to personal trainers, there are so many apps available to Ipad users. The newest app is a richly illustrated … [Read more...]

Netbooks Are Popular But Can They Replace Laptops

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Netbooks on the rise PriceGrabber.com's 2010 and 2009 netbook surveys define a netbook as having a screen smaller than 11 inches, costing less than $500 and employing a low-power processing chip. This year, the percentage of online consumers who personally own a netbook has increased to 15 percent, compared with 10 percent last year. Additionally, 11 percent of consumers … [Read more...]