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CameraTechnologyTravel

Life is full of surprises and adventures can either happen in the spur of the moment or be planned out. Either way, they’re sure to leave you with a plethora of memories that last a lifetime.  I like to follow a few key principles to make the most of life’s adventures.

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creativeTechnology

If you’re like many people, you have recently made the switch to a Mac from a PC. For the most part, setting up your new machine right out of the box is fairly intuitive. With your user’s manual and your existing knowledge of how to use a computer, you can

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Security

Christmas may be the season of goodwill, but, unfortunately, it doesn’t last all year. In fact, those who profit from the art of the steal are usually back on the job straight after the festivities stop. The simple fact is that there is more opportunity for a big haul from

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Technology

As the Microsoft rolls out the new Windows 10, there are a few substantial changes to the operating system. One of my favorites is the new digital assistant Cortana, who until now was only available on Windows phones. This fantastic new tool is guaranteed to make your life easier. Of

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SecurityTechnology

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of 3M for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. You should always be on the lookout for anyone trying to scam you. Everywhere you go people are trying to gain access to some of your personal information. At every turn

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Current SweepstakesTechnology

Wherever you go these days you are bound to see cameras. Cameras of every size, style and price tag. There is very little that happens in the world today that is not caught on camera in some way, shape or form. One the most popular ways to capture video today

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Technology

#spon: I’m required to disclose a relationship between our site and Intel This could include Intel providing us w/content, product, access or other forms of payment.I love to cook. For a short period in my life, I worked my way from doing dishes and prep to being some one who

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Best Buy

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. How much time do you think you have wasted trying over and over again to get the perfect shot or video only to go back later

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photo apps
Technology

By Susan Marque for Tech Connect Photos have been altered since the beginning of photography: combining negatives, coloring on images, and of course making people look better in their portraits. And it was standard practice for Hollywood hopefuls and movie stars alike to take their headshots to professional photo-retouchers before

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toshiba feat
Technology

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free.I don’t know about you, but I swear that there is never enough time in the day to do all the things that are expected of me.

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MicrosoftRocks
Technology

On July 13, Microsoft outlined how they would approach our launch to Windows 10. Since then they’ve heard an overwhelming response from the Windows community around the world. We’re at 75 million users and running in 192 countries, going strong. We’re also making fast progress on our broader goal of celebrating people and organizations

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house
Technology

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. As homeowners, at the end of the month, we often wonder where all our money has gone. When you factor in the rising costs of utilities

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epicfeat
Technology

This post is sponsored by LeapFrog. Kids are like little sponges. They will eat up as much information as you are willing to feed them. But there are limitations to how long they will sit and learn new things. Once kids start getting frustrated about something, the focus and attention

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Technology

Learning something new can be difficult. It usually involves some kind repetitive action or learning sequence that can become monotonous. It’s crucial to keep kids interested in what they are learning. I remember my high school American history teacher, Mr. Matthews always had way to get us involved and interacting

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Technology

The eBook has existed, in one way or another, since the 1990’s when Peter James released his novel ‘The Host’ on two floppy disks. At the time, he was accused of trying to destroy the novel as we knew it. In modern times, though, the eBook has become more and

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Technology

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Some of my fondest memories growing up were when my family would travel to, what at the time seemed like far away places. They would take

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G-TUBE Lifestyle wet in rocks
Technology

I have been called a fanatic about music and that is totally OK with me! My mom was a lounge singer and listened to all kinds of music when we were growing up. I have passed that love on to both of my kids, which makes me feel great. I

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Technology

This post is sponsored by LeapFrog. With only a few exceptions, most video games keep you static while playing them. What this means is you are most likely sitting somewhere with really bad posture only moving your fingers and thumbs. There are even fewer gaming systems that provide content most

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Technology

We all get complacent in our relationships at some point. It’s inevitable. Nothing will suck the passion out of a relationship like complacency and being too comfortable in your relationship. It’s easy to tell someone you love them on a daily basis. Showing them you love them on a daily

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weddfeat
Technology

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. When two people make the decision to join together as one, they are saying that together we are stronger and happier than we were as single people.

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Technology

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. So let’s be honest with each other. How many places are there in your home where you can escape the demands of the day, the husband,

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petefeat
Technology

Learning is a never ending adventure for our children. They are a bottomless chasm to filled with the wonderful and exciting new things on a daily basis. Learning takes place at all times, even when they are playing. I actually find playtime to be one the best times for teachable

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OrganizationTechnology

This post is promoted by Cozi. I don’t know about you, but life gets kind of crazy when it is time for everyone to go back to school. The kids are being carried and shuffled back and forth to school while they (as well as us) are adjusting to our

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Current SweepstakesTechnology

I received compensation for this post as part of a promotional program with Trulia and MomSelect. The adventure ultimately begins when finally commit to the decision of finding and buying a new home. From that point on it will be a roller coaster ride of build ups and let downs.

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bike speaker
Technology

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. You never thought you’d live long enough to see the kind of technology that exist nowadays. Forget Dick Tracy, this is really happening. Bluetooth speakers allow us

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Google Nexus 4
Current SweepstakesTechnology

Now that it is back to school time, you may have kids who are ready for their own phone. There is a lot of responsibility that goes with having a cell phone, so the decision is a big one. For many families, the decision to allow their child to have

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Technology

I’ve been traveling for most of my life. I’ve been all over this beautiful planet of ours from the beautiful beaches of Sw Florida that I call home to the Roof of Africa, also known as Kilimanjaro. I have had plenty of opportunities to try out different items designed for

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Technology

*This post has been edited from it’s original version. See individual cross outs for details. A few weeks back I was telling you I was headed to my first UltraShape apointment.  UltraShape is a clinically-proven, totally safe and effective body-shaping treatment. I was excited to try UltraShape because you are supposed to get rather painless

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Technology

#spon: I’m required to disclose a relationship between our site and Intel This could include Intel providing us w/content, product, access or other forms of payment. One of my Favorite ways to entertain myself and sometimes even other people is sit around with my guitar and play music. I’ve even

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Current SweepstakesTechnology

Whether you take photographs for a living or simply for the fun and memories, recent advances in technology have made cameras and devices and more accessible. As quality photography applications continue to be built into our phones and other devices, more and more stunning pictures, many that would have gone

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