Unlike previous generations, millennials have grown up with technology at their fingertips. From flat screens to touch screens, iPads to iPhones, and everything going digital, it’s no wonder they use technology like it’s always been a part of life. With the huge variety of devices to choose from, why do they like smartphones the most? Here are 5 good reasons smartphones are their prefered device.
If you have a kid with a smartphone, do you worry about what they’re looking at online, where they go with their friends, or the kind of texts they’re sending? As a parent it’s hard to know where to draw the line between freedom and protection. Technology is essential for school and social networking these days, which is why Google has come up with a way to help parents keep their kids safe with their electronic devices.
When Siri first arrived, she was new, surprising and fascinating. She was an incredible tool and toy for grown ups and kids alike. Now that she’s been around for a while, have we seen all her capabilities? Does Siri have any new tricks up her sleeve in the future?
In the past, when you wanted to purchase something, you would go to a store and find the item you wanted. If you didn’t find it at the first store, you would go to other stores until you found it. When the internet came about, online shopping soon became a huge business for many retail stores. Things have changed once again with the introduction and massive spread of smartphones. Mobile shopping is changing the way consumers shop and interact with stores. Mobile-related searches have increased 120% in the last year, leaving retailers with news ways to connect with their shoppers in real time. Here are 5 ways consumers are connecting more with the stores they visit.
Life is busy, so finding shortcuts to save you time is always a good thing. Whether you want to send a text, make a call, take a picture, browse the web, or look up a contact, these android shortcuts will make things a little bit easier.
As you drive to the office or running errands, what do you do when you phone pings? Do you ignore it, then check it as the next traffic light? Do you check it right away? How strong is the urge to see what the ping is about? Some research has been done to find out how why pings are so hard to resist.
If you’re like one of the 1.7 billion people around the world who use Facebook, you already know how great it is for keeping in touch with family and friends. Even if you update your status, upload photo albums, or share videos, there are some things you might not know about. Here are 4 tricks you should try with your Facebook account.
If you’re like some people, only the most expensive smartphones will do. Buying anything less than the most recent full priced smartphone is simply not acceptable. Although this guarantees the most up to date technology, is it really worth the huge price tag?
If you look around these days, just about everyone has a smart phone in their hand. They are using it to make calls, texts, check their email, stay up to date on social media sites, and find a restaurant they’ve never been to before. We can’t imagine what life was like before we had these small magical devices that could tell us anything we want, any time of day. But are smartphones really making us smarter, or more dumb?
It may seem like science fiction to think of a permanent tattoo being able to replace your smartphone, but what if it were true? Can you imagine getting a tattoo embedded on your skin that can interact with you the way a smartphone does? This is a new type of innovation that is being developed as we speak.