Summer 2015

Breather: Personal Rented Space   Need peace and quiet, but only for a limited amount of time? Download Breather, the app that gives you virtual keys to private spaces for any length of time. Whenever you need a space, you can request and reserve it on your smartphone, and unlock the door with a unique…

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September 2019

Facebook’s New Tool Facebook recently unveiled a new tool, now known as Off-Facebook Activity. Last year, Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced a “Clear History” feature that was being created to delete data that third-party websites and apps share with Facebook. The “Clear History” feature is actually launching in select geographies, and with the launch has also…

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September 2018

Apple’s Annual Event Apple held their annual event unveiling new products this month, leaving some people disappointed. Three new iPhones and a new Apple Watch were shown, though based on reports they were pretty much everything that everyone thought they would be. The iPhone XS, the iPhone XR, and the Apple Watch Series 4 are all…

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September 2017

Apple’s iPhone: Happy 10th Anniversary Apple’s iPhone is celebrating it’s 10th anniversary this year (or should we say it’s “X” anniversary?). This month, the company unveiled three new versions of the iPhone, along with other announcements, all at the new Steve Jobs Theatre, also unveiled for the first time. The launch event took place on…

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September 2016

Lyft: Up for Grabs   Lyft, the second largest hall-riding company behind Uber, is making moves to sell itself. Though the company has $1.4 billion in cash and can continue operating privately for quite some time, putting itself on the market for sale does not evoke much confidence in its future. Some reports say Lyft…

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September 2015

Nearables: Your Shopping Experience   Electronic beacons, or nearables, beam Bluetooth signals to your smartphone. The emerging trend is changing shopping experiences, where sensor-equipped everyday objects can detect your location, identify your personal information, and collect data about what’s happening. For example, supermarket chain Marsh is testing a network of nearable-enhanced apps with inMarket, placing…

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September 2014

Mophie Battery Pack for Your Cell: A Review It’s no surprise that with all the different uses for our smartphones the one thing we are all longing for is a longer lasting battery life. One of many new companies selling battery packs is Mophie, and they just released a new “Space Pack” battery and storage…

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October 2019

Windows 10X Microsoft recently unveiled Windows 10X, including some big changes being made to the Start Menu. The new variant of Windows 10 is designed to run on dual-screen and foldable devices that are coming in the future. Many tweaks were also made to the operating system to make it more touch-friendly. Live Tiles, the…

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October 2018

Jet.com in NYC Jet.com, a Hoboken-based e-commerce website now owned by Walmart Is going head-to-head with Amazon. In September, the company started offering delivery, within three hours, of select grocery and other items to New York City customers. Jet is also relaunching its website, giving it a more local feel with offerings from identifiably New…

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October 2017

MCG and Datto: Exhibit at NY EXPO MCG will be exhibiting at the NY EXPO at the Javits Center on November 7, 2017. This event is a day long exhibition along with presentations. Datto will be presenting a session during the day on disaster recovery and how Datto can address your needs. Stop by booth…

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