Communication for Millennials: the emoji

A quick search on the internet will give you a great inside into how Millennials like to communicate. But let me assure you that it’s not as bad as it might seem. 😉 In contrast to what you might read, Millennials don’t want to avoid in-person communication. But, as the speed of communication has risen …

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Phones are addictive

Actually, phones are designed to be addictive. So it’s not your fault. Just as you want to be aware of misleading advertising, you can learn about the tricks they use. And have a healthier relationship with your phone. Take a few pointers from Vox.com.

#addiction #health #offline #smartphone #unplug

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Dive into a world of discovery, learning, and fun with YouTube Kids

You can find the YouTube Kids app in the app store. It’s an app devoted to the well-being of your child. With the possibility to have parental control. There are plenty of kid-friendly videos on YouTube. But not all of them might be parent-friendly. Thanks to the mobile app from YouTube, our kids can watch videos …

#android #app #google #ios #smartphone #tablet #videos #youtube

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How we are dealing with screen time

We don’t. In a world where we are more and more surrounded by screens, I’m not sure that denying your kid a screen is a right thing to do. Looking back in time, my parents (both in their late 60s) have known a time without TV. Can you imagine that? Fast forward 40 years. Where …

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Turn old smartphones into security cameras

You finally have a reason to keep your old smartphones in that drawer. You knew, one day, they would come in handy. I’m currently using 2 old iPhones as security cameras in our house. And it’s a practical and low-cost solution. All thanks to Manything. For a while, I was wondering what kind of home …

#android #camera #home #homeautomation #ifttt #iphone #manything #security #smarthome #smartphone

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You don’t need a wristwatch

Do you really need to wear a wristwatch nowadays? Is it just an accessory to your outfit? Or is it still useful? There is a good reason why watches have disappeared from our wrists. They really are dated and obsolete. In a world where almost everything is telling you what time it is. Do you …

#accessory #fashion #smartphone #wristwatch