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...
5 Apps to Ease the High School to College Transition

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5 Apps to Ease the High School to College Transition

by Jake Greenberg With 2 years of college under my belt, I’ve found the apps listed below extremely helpful in organizing both my academic and social life while at school. Venmo The kind of app every kid should download before entering their freshman year, Venmo allows users to split...
5 Essential Study-Related Apps for College Students

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5 Essential Study-Related Apps for College Students

By Mark Marino With the increased workload and high expectations of professors, college classes can be intimidating. I’ve found these apps to be extremely helpful in improving my note-taking and studying techniques. Evernote Why bother downloading Evernote, you might ask, when your device already has a pre-installed note-taking app?...
Better Dorm Living through Tech

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Better Dorm Living through Tech

A little homesickness while at college is expected, but sometimes it isn’t even about missing Mom and Dad. Sometimes it’s about missing the creature comforts of home, like perpetually stocked refrigerator, the bathroom privacy, and the clothes that always seemed to launder themselves. The following is a list of...
Students’ Backpacks Filling up with Tech

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Students’ Backpacks Filling up with Tech

With back-to-school shopping lists going heavy on technology such as laptops, tablets, and cellphones, that age-old excuse about the dog eating your homework is likely to become an even tougher sell. According to a recent survey of 800 parents of school-age children conducted by Asurion, the connected life services...
Must Have Tech for Back to School

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Must Have Tech for Back to School

It’s that time again—school supplies are popping up in all the stores. Many an ode’s been written to the freshly sharpened pencil, but those are easy to select. It can be harder to figure out what technology your kids need to make the grade. Let’s check out the options!...
Asurion sponsors TFA Nashville Summer Academies

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Asurion sponsors TFA Nashville Summer Academies

From June 10 – July 10, Teach for America – Greater Nashville welcomed more than 500 students back to school through the Nashville Summer Academies program. A summer program for elementary and high school students, Nashville Summer Academies also offered 100 new Teach for America corps members the opportunity...
Keep Track of the Kids

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Keep Track of the Kids

We’d all love to live in a world where we can send our kids out the door to play all day without a care in the world. Unfortunately, that’s not the case. Luckily, technology allows us to keep an eye on our kids even when they’re not right in...
Spring Break Travel Tips

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Spring Break Travel Tips

Many families and students across the country are packing their bags for spring break. Whether you’re heading to the snow or the sun, no doubt your cellphone will be in tow. Our electronics have become essential to travel, especially our smartphones. 75% of people say their device is very...