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5 Digital Distractions for Kids and Their Parents

SOURCE: MashableEntertaining distractions for kids have come a long way since the early days of Concentration and Connect the Dots. That’s especially true if you’re an iPaduser.Take a look at these masterpieces that highlight some game-changing…
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Battle for Your Wrist Estate Intensifies Amid Smartwatch Rumors

SOURCE: http://mashable.com/2013/03/19/battle-for-wrist-estate-smartwatch/ Technology has always been a real estate battle. First it was the battle for your desktop with dueling PCs, then it moved to the living room with game consoles and…
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Use This Technology to Tame Your Child’s Inner Brat

SOURCE: http://mashable.com/2013/03/05/technology-brat/ Over-indulgent parents and an ad-infested childhood can turn even the nicest kid into a big brat. The nag factor can kick in anytime, anywhere. Designer jeans, mobile phones, leveling…
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This Tech Will Help You Grow Old Gracefully

Source: http://mashable.com/2012/11/13/tech-to-help-with-aging/ By the year 2020, 70% of the population will find themselves on the other side of 50. And despite the fact that many optimists call 70 “the new 40," researchers agree that once…
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Lessons From Sandy; Tech Tools for the Next Big Storm

SOURCE: http://mashable.com/2012/11/02/lessons-from-sandy/ Those of you who felt Hurricane Sandy this week were reminded, yet again, of nature’s ferocity. At our home, about 100 miles north of New York City, on the banks of the Hudson River,…
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Follow These 8 Simple Rules of Social Media

SOURCE: http://mashable.com/2012/10/19/rules-social-media/ Is your social media behavior cringe-worthy? Will you look back on your 140 characters today with remorse tomorrow? There’s no one arbiter of good taste on social media. In fact,…
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Learning From Failure in the Digital Health Business

You know the old saying, "You learn more from your failures than your success." But ouch, those failures can smart. At a recent Digital Health Summer Summit in San Francisco, three brave former CEOs from gone, but not forgotten companies,…
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Genealogy: Tips for When You're Stuck in the 19th Century

My story is not different from thousands of yours. Srul Avram Yisroel Kvar (or was it Kwar? or Kfare?) lived in a town called L'Viv (spelled ten ways come Sunday) somewhere in the Ukraine. He married Chaya Sara and while they never saw the…
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Eyewear or Wristwear: Shoot Out at the Wearable Tech Corral

So far, eyewear focuses on augmenting your visual reality, while wristwear serves more as a mobile phone/health fitness monitor on your wrist. Read more about the new craze here!