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Using Handheld Devices May Cause Young Children’s Speech Delay, new study claims

Using Handheld Devices Cause Young Children’s Speech Delay, new study claims

While technology offers convenience on one’s life, it could also impose negativity on its users especially on children.A new study presents the possible speech delay in children upon usage of handheld devices last May 6 during 2017 Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) meeting...

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Why Google AdWords Isn’t Working For You (Or Vice Versa)

Many organizations find difficulties in gaining ROI through Google Adwords due to their misunderstanding of the tool. This article is specified to startups, even though larger organizations face this issue as well. Many are aware of the solutions such as providing relevant content and offering transparency, making your site easy …

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Uber Suspends its Services in Response to Gun Violence

Last night, after this week’s deadly shootings made national news, Uber changed its app to have riders “reflect on gun violence” while using the service. BuzzFeed first noted the changes as social media users began circulating messages from Uber early today. The company reportedly paused the app for one minute …

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Samsung Goes Rugged For Galaxy S7 Active

Those looking for a tough smartphone now have a new option, at least if they’re on AT&T. AT&T and Samsung have once again partnered to create a more durable version of the latest Galaxy, announcing the Galaxy S7 Active on Monday. The companies have been working on tougher Galaxy S devices since …

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Visa Inc. Gives Select Athletes Wearable Payment Ring for Rio Olympic Games

Visa Inc. Gives Select Athletes Wearable Payment Ring for Rio Olympic Games

This is probably pretty far down everyone’s list of necessary Olympic athletic equipment to pack for the 2016 Rio games, but Visa’s gonna be Visa, because it’s everywhere you want to be and life takes Visa, etc. The credit card giant is offering up a new NFC-enabled payment ring to Team Visa athletes, …

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Driver Naps While Autopilot Drives His Tesla Model S

Driver Naps While Autopilot Drives His Tesla Model S

Well, that didn’t take long. Just when you thought people were already misusing Tesla’s Autopilot semi-autonomous driving system, something comes up that trumps everything else. A new video on Facebook has exposed another Tesla owner forgetting that his Model S isn’t an autonomous vehicle. In the video, a man was caught in Los Angeles traffic …

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Segway Creator Dean Kamen Teaming With Toyota on Motorized Wheelchair That Climbs Stairs

Segway Creator Dean Kamen Teaming With Toyota on Motorized Wheelchair That Climbs Stairs

Toyota Motor Corp. said it will work with Dean Kamen, inventor of the Segway human transporter, to develop advanced wheelchairs for disabled people and aging populations worldwide. The agreement announced Saturday gives the world’s largest automaker a license to use balancing technology that Kamen has installed in prior generations of …

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