Smart home 101: How to get started with home automation

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Smart home 101: How to get started with home automation

Smart home devices can make automating your home’s many tech products a breeze and help you to stay connected while on the go. With so many gadgets now on the market, how do you know where to start? Our tech experts have you covered from A to Z with...
10 Breakthrough Hi-Tech Gadgets Available for Pre-Order

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10 Breakthrough Hi-Tech Gadgets Available for Pre-Order

Are you a tech-savvy person? That’s a bit of a loaded question since it seems as soon as the latest advancement is announced, a new one has already started. But here’s your chance to get a jump on things with our top 10 recommendations for upcoming high-tech gadgets, available...
Must-Have Tech for Back To School

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Must-Have Tech for Back To School

With the back to school season in full swing, retailers have geared up to sell students, kindergarten through college, everything they need for the coming year. The National Retail Federation recently released its  2016 Back-To-School Spending Survey, which uncovers which school supplies parents are buying for their kids and...
Expert Advice on Managing Back-To-School Tech Issues

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Expert Advice on Managing Back-To-School Tech Issues

The back-to-school season can be both exciting and challenging, for students as well as their parents.  We are fully aware of such complexities, particularly as they relate to operating and safeguarding your tech.  That’s why Asurion’s Soluto® service makes sure that with one click, you receive the tech answers you...
Connected Life: Smart Appliances – The Energy Savings Add Up

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Connected Life: Smart Appliances – The Energy Savings Add Up

Even as appliances get more complicated, many are also gaining in energy efficiency. Your home probably “spends” most of its electricity on heat and air conditioning, and after that, large appliances like refrigerators, washers, dryers, and water heaters tend to suck up the most power. When you have the...
Connected Life: The Basics of Remodeling for a Tech-Friendly Kitchen

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Connected Life: The Basics of Remodeling for a Tech-Friendly Kitchen

For years, the kitchen has taken on the role of family activity hub. Not only is it where meals are made (and mostly consumed), it’s where kids do their homework and parents look over the bills, where messages are left and gossip is traded. And of course it’s where...
Connected Life: Wearable Tech – Internet of Things Meets Fashion

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Connected Life: Wearable Tech – Internet of Things Meets Fashion

As the Internet of Things (IoT) slowly but surely becomes reality, one recent business partnership has some futurists and other assorted experts considering the vast potential of the “internet of clothes.” In April, international apparel manufacturer, Avery Dennison (whose clients include Nike, Under Armor, and Hugo Boss), inked a...
Smart Appliances: Coming Soon To a Home Near You

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Smart Appliances: Coming Soon To a Home Near You

Our phones get smarter every day. Our cars are getting more sophisticated, with news of design progress on self-driving vehicles coming out regularly now. And we’ve seen more news about artificial intelligence (AI) this year than ever before. But what about the technology many of us probably use the...
CES 2016 Picks: Tech Up Your Kid’s Playroom

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CES 2016 Picks: Tech Up Your Kid’s Playroom

CES has not disappointed this year, featuring far-reaching innovation in every area of tech imaginable.  Furthermore, many of the featured products are not just aspirational, but items truly meant to integrate seamlessly into our everyday lives.  Asurion has been reporting live all week and thus far we’ve pointed out...