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Stupid Simple DYI – SnapPower USB Charger and Guidelight

The ability to easily add extra lighting and USB changeability to my wall outlets using the SnapPower USB Charger and Guidelight, makes this DIY project a no-brainer.

Review and Giveaway: tech21 Impact Clear Case for iPhone 7 Plus

The tech21 Impact Clear case does its job and offers solid protection without sacrificing style. I would put it up against any smartphone case in it’s price category. Shout out to tech21 for also hooking up one of my Instagram followers

The Hookup – SUPCASE Unicorn Beetle Case for iPhone 7 – $15

Since I used this case for my iPhone 6, I figured I’d recommend the SUPCASE Unicorn Beetle if you’re looking for a solid case for your brand-new iPhone 7 or 7 Plus, but don’t want to spend a ton of bucks

iOS Security: 3 Steps You Can Take Right Now

You may not think you’re important enough to hack, but sucks to be you if you’re hacked because you chose not to take these 3 simple steps for better iOS security

The Hookup – Best Ways To Sell Your Phone

You have either successfully pre-ordered, or will stand in line for a new iPhone 7 or 7 Plus. The only left to do is figure out what you’re going to do with your old phone. If you own the phone outright, I say sell it to make some extra money to buy accessories, like those fancy AirPods (I kid). Not sure where to start, here is an overview of all the ways to sell your phone

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A Brotha’s iPhone 7 Event Recap – 10 Things You Need To Know

After all the speculation, rumors and last-minute “oopsie” leaks by Apple’s own social media team, the iPhone 7 has finally been revealed during the latest Apple event. I’ve been known to be kinda wordy on my blog posts, so instead of giving you a full recap of everything that was announced, here are the 10 things you need to know.

OWC Aura SSD Review

Review: The Internal OWC Aura SSD Beefs Up The Storage In My MacBook

I have a confession to make: When I purchased my mid-2014 Retina MacBook Pro, I went the cheap route and opted for only 128GB of internal storage. With the help of the OWC Aura SSD, 20 minutes and one download was all it took to finally add a total 480GB of additional storage.

App Tip: Disable WhatsApp Info Sharing with Facebook

The word on the street is WhatsApp messages are no longer being secure, and Facebook is now stealing all of your WhatsApp data to sell to the highest bidder. What’s really going down is WhatsApp is in fact sharing account information, NOT YOUR ACTUAL MESSAGES, with Facebook ONLY to “Offer customers more relevant and new ways for people communication with business” Don’t trust Facebook with your WhatsApp information (which is somehow different than all the information you already give to Facebook?), here’s how to fix it.

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Apple’s Planet of the Apps Is Looking For You

Looking to get your mobile app on a new unscripted show, backed by Apple and will.i.am for the chance to get advice, guidance, and money from top-tier VC’s, the upcoming ‘Planet of the Apps’ show is for you…

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To HomeKit Or Not To HomeKit?

When dreaming up my own #SmartCrib, HomeKit was no question the number one service I planned on utilizing. Come to find out, there are a number of the brands I’ve had my eyes on (and currently own) are not HomeKit compatible. So do I go with HomeKit and only use compatible devices, at the expense of choice? Or do I expand my smart home options, at the expense of user-friendliness?