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How Smartphones Affect Your Kids' Academic Performance

These days, it's not uncommon to see a baby swiping her little finger across the screen of a tablet, or a third-grader engrossed in a game on his...

Emi Boscamp
May 18 2015

Do You Have Smartphone Codependence? Take This Quiz To Find Out

You know that wave of panic you feel when you think you've lost your cellphone, patting your pockets frantically? Or what about leaving the house with...

Emi Boscamp
May 12 2015

Tesla Invented A Wall That Lets Households Run Entirely On Solar Energy

The innovative electric car company Tesla is expanding its scope beyond just cars. It wants to power the world. Today, CEO and founder Elon Musk...

Emi Boscamp
May 1 2015

7 Things You Should Never Do On Facebook If You Want To Like Your Life

The other day, after checking Facebook on my phone, I immediately texted my friend and said “Please take that photo down, that’s the worst picture of...

Melissa Kathryn
April 23 2015

12 Rules Everyone Should Follow On Tinder

I am a 24-year-old woman living in Brooklyn, working at a startup and writing in my free-time as a side hustle. And I’m dating, which involves the...

Charlotte Lieberman
April 10 2015

5 Rules I Use To Keep My Kids Safe Around Cellphones

I’ve worried about my children ever since the World Health Organization called cell phone radiation a “possible human carcinogen .” Studies show that...

Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff
April 9 2015

7 Evening Habits To Help You Sleep Like A Baby

Waking up refreshed, well rested and ready to take on the day truly is one of life’s simple pleasures. But, while sweet dreams and great night’s sleep...

Rosie Osmun
April 6 2015

You Don't Need A Million Instagram Followers To Succeed & Other Reminders

A couple years ago, I wrote a post here where I said I was successful, and I didn't mean that in any monetary way, or status kind of way. I meant that...

Jennifer Pastiloff
April 6 2015

11 Tips For Your Next Digital Detox

Do you check your iPhone as soon as you wake up in the morning? Are you hunched over your laptop after work? Glued to the Ipad during your commute?

Frank Lipman, M.D.
April 3 2015

The Best Way To Help Kids Get A Good Night's Sleep

There are few kids in America who don't have ready access to a television, computer, tablet, smartphone or other gadgets, which may spell trouble for...

Rosie Osmun
March 21 2015

How Your Phone Is Messing With The Quality Of Your Sleep

Whether you're texting sweet nothings to your significant other or compulsively refreshing your Instagram feed before bed, chances are you usually...

Emi Boscamp
March 19 2015

5 Steps To Be More Mindful With Email

Like you, I spend a lot of time thinking about how to be more mindful in my interactions with others. I also practice mindfulness when I meditate, and...

Wendy Kuhn
March 18 2015

How Facebook Helped Me Recover From An Eating Disorder

One year ago, I mage a statement on Facebook that would change my life. Status box open, fingers on the keyboard, I began deliberating how bad an idea...

Lindsey Hall
March 12 2015

How Your Smartphone Is Making You Lazy

The saying "You're only as smart as your dumbest competitor" has gone long out of fashion. Something more suitable for today's gadget-driven...

Emi Boscamp
March 5 2015

Facebook (Finally) Allows You To Personalize Your Own Gender

About a year ago, Facebook did away with its extremely restrictive gender options ("male," "female," or nothing). But it would...

Emi Boscamp
February 26 2015

How To Find Your Optimal Heart Rate For Weight Loss

I used to exercise like crazy. I'd work out at least once a day (sometimes twice), but despite all the time I was putting in and all the sweat pouring...

Jade Scipioni
February 20 2015

The USDA Just Approved GMO Apples That Don't Brown

Today, the USDA announced that it has approved a Canadian company's Golden Delicious and Granny Smith apple varieties that have been bred with an...

Emi Boscamp
February 13 2015

What Your Facebook Activity Says About How Insecure You Are

You probably already assume that those who post the most selfies on Facebook are the most narcissistic of your "friends." But what about...

Emi Boscamp
February 10 2015

10 Free Apps That Helped Me Lose Weight, Get Fit & Have More Fun

I got hooked on tech gadgets when I took up running a few years ago, and it wasn't long before I realized technology had caught up with fitness in a...

Celine Gabrielle
February 8 2015

This Is The Only Way To Succeed At Online Dating

As a dating and love coach, I hear a lot of complaints about online dating. Single women and men alike complain about how many people they find online...

Heather Lynn Temple
February 6 2015