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DNA Testing: Science Helping to Safeguard Your Health for the Future

DNA Testing: Science Helping to Safeguard Your Health for the Future

Deoxyribonucleic acid or DNA is what makes up your genetic code. It is the blueprint for what makes you who you are; your traits, characteristics and physical appearance. Most of the DNA in our bodies we share, 99% of our DNA is the same as everyone else’s. But that 1% can tell us so much. It is a gold mine of information about our health; diseases we may be susceptible to, or be carrying as well as other information that can be used to help safeguard our wellbeing. ‘Why Would I Want to Know if my Genes are Going to

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The 5 Best Smart Door Locks

One popular advancement in technology is smart door locks. These locks can make your life a lot easier and they add convenience. Instead of using a key, you can unlock and lock your door remotely! If you want to make easy improvements to your home and want to better your life, you may want to think about investing in a smart door lock. While there are many models and brands out there, not all smart door locks are created equally. We’ve done all the research for you so that you can make a more informed choice. Keep reading to learn

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AI-driven Smart Homes and Smart Security Systems in the 2020s

Monitored security was revolutionized in the 1970s with the combination of the CCTV security cameras and VCRs, but was also complicated to set up and not practical for home use. We also remember the dream of having complete home audio, with speakers in every room and an intercom to top it off. Because of cost and complexity, it was out of reach for most. Since then, and with the advent of cheaper and more convenient digital storage methods, as well as smaller and less expensive cameras and speakers, new technology has made it easy for the average consumer to install

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How to Manage Kids’ Screen Time

Limiting screen time has become an essential duty for any parent. As kids are exposed to technology from a very young age, you’ll have to step in and control the content that your child consumes. Too much screen time has been shown to limit social interactions and affect proper growth/development. Kids who spend hours on end watching TV (or using a computer) are more prone to mental and physical development issues. These include attention disorders, obesity, and unhealthy sleeping patterns. As technology continues to become an essential part of our daily lives, how can you limit your child’s screen time

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Five Gadgets To Help You Play Pokémon Go

By Emily Prokop from http://www.classylittlepodcast.com/  – Guest Writer Think Pokémon Go is going to get you out of the house and away from your gadgets? Think again! Don’t let the great outdoors stop you from looking for excuses to sneak a few more Amazon boxes on your front porch. Here are five gadgets to help you in your quest to catch ‘em all! Anker PowerCore 13400 Portable Charger While keeping the Pokémon Go app open all day while searching for Charmander  may not make a huge dent in your data plan, thankfully, it is a quick drain on your battery

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Magicstick 2800mAh Hands on Review

  Magicstick is a 2800mAh battery (Amazon purchase that supports The Average Guy Tech Scholarship Fund: http://amzn.com/B00B1GE6TI) with a nice, simple design. The first thing you notice about the Magicstick 2800mAh is how solid and well built it feels. It is not heavy, only 2.6 oz., but the device has heft. The casing is made of brushed aluminum, (mine was charcoal), and feels quite sturdy. It comes in quite a few colors (my favorite is red). On the charging end of the cylinder there are two ports, micro USB port is for charging the Magicstick, leaving the standard USB for

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