3 Quick Tips for Your Android 4.2 JellyBean Device

The following post is from Michelle of Mommy Misadventures: When it comes to smartphones, I am a real fan of the Android platform, particularly the latest version which is JellyBean 4.2.  JellyBean 4.2 is slick, easy to use with lots of great features. Here are my top 3 tips for anyone running an Android 4.2…

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Pandora {iOS App of the Week}

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We're huge fans of music around here, and while Spotify is gaining popularity among many music enthusiasts (my husband included), I still prefer Pandora and almost always have it playing on my computer or phone. Basically, Pandora creates custom radio stations just for you. Simply enter your favorite song, artist or genre, and the Music…

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Fooducate {iOS App of the Week}

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Hillary recently introduced me to this great FREE app, which lets you scan the barcodes of grocery products to get information about their ingredients. What I love about Fooducate is that it doesn't focus on the "nutrition" of an item but on really providing information about the ingredients used. For example, it knows all of…

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The Unplugged Life: Enlightening or Reckless?

The following post is from Michelle of Mommy Misadventures: I recently read an article in Sunset Magazine that featured a San Francisco family that chooses to live life almost completely unplugged. The Mission District home of Donovan Corliss and Laura Jo Wegman is almost suspiciously devoid of most of the modern conveniences one would associate…

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Dropbox {iOS App of the Week}

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I'm a huge fan of Dropbox, which lets you backup your documents, photos and other files automatically to the cloud and access them from any computer or device. I love the security of knowing my files are backed up in real time (and I can even access archived versions for when I accidentally save over…

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Android Tip: Welcome to Google Now!

The following post is from Michelle of Mommy Misadventures: From appointments to restaurant reviews to hotel reservations, smartphones mean that all the information you need for your day-to-day life is available at just the swipe of a finger. Google Now takes your information a step further and gives you your information when you need it…

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CamScanner {iOS App of the Week}

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I've started using the CamScanner app for everything from old photos from my dad to signed documents for business associates, and it's amazing. Simply take a picture of the document or photo, crop the edges and adjust the lighting and color and then save it as an image or PDF file. You can then email,…

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