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I Put A Tracking Device On My Kid (And My Dog) And This Is What Happened

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Parenting

Which allergy medication is the best? It's complicated.

But here's our best advice.<p><i>Despite affecting some 50 million Americans, allergies aren’t super well understood. The sparks that ignite your immune system can range from sunlight to onions, and symptoms of an attack are just as varied. For that reason, we’re spending several weeks writing about</i> …

Immune System

All Laces

Yes Alexa, we'll be seeing a lot more talking TVs this year

We spent some time at our local Best Buy store this week, checking out TVs, looking for models that talk.<p>But there weren't that many, not yet. But just wait a few months. You'll be seeing them all over the showroom floor.<p>This week, Amazon was in the news for announcing a new slate of smart, …

Televisions

Stop Buying Tangerines. Plant Them In A Flowerpot And You Will Always Have Hundreds Of Organic Tangerines!

Citrus reticulat is the Latin name for tangerines, or Mandarin oranges. This fruit is rich in nutrients, including vitamin C, B12, A, potassium, and …

The Best Backpacking Headlamps of 2018

Your headlamp is something you can throw in your pack (preferably in an accessible place) and forget about… then be really, really glad you have it …

3 Rules I Use to Stay Productive and Not Overwhelmed

I get 1,000 emails a week, but I only work 40 hours. Here's how I do it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To say my life is busy is an understatement.<p>I'm a father of three kids under the age of three. I have a portfolio of 40-plus startups I've invested in and actively …

Time Management

What An Autism Spectrum Friendly Environment Can Teach Us About Good Management

“Why do I have to be in the office when I get more done from home?”<p>As an author and speaker on the modern workplace, I hear this a lot. But let me be clear: This is not a question from someone who wants to goof off, hang with their kids, or play video games in between conference calls. That is a …

Autism

The Best Rain Jackets of 2018

<i>Last updated April 2018: We’ve added all-new picks for 2018 as well as two new sections designed to teach you how to re-waterproof a rain jacket and</i> …

Tablo launches more affordable over-the-air DVR with cloud storage

Nuvvyo's over-the-air Tablo DVRs are potentially big bargains if you want the convenience of recording shows without a pricey cable package, but the up front cost (dictated in part by the built-in storage) can make them daunting. The company has a simple solution to that: release a DVR that lets …

The best PlayStation 4 games for kids

So your kiddos are old enough to know that their controllers aren't actually plugged while you were letting them pretend to play. Now what? You …

Hunter Has Teamed Up With Target For A Limited Line Of Super Affordable Outdoor Gear And Clothing

What does a British outdoor brand founded in 1856 have in common with American’s second largest discount retailer? In just about any other year, one …

This portable power station can keep a mini-fridge running for up to 2 days

As more and more companies release portable power stations for use in the outdoors, the ability to keep our electronic devices charged and …

Portable

How to Create the Ultimate USB Key Ring to Solve Any Computer Problem

If you’re “the computer guy” (or girl) to your friends and family, you’re probably asked to diagnose and fix their problems on a regular basis. If …

Linux

Best phone mounts for PlayStation 4

PlayStation 4 is a beloved console because it has hundreds of excellent games, access to movies through Sony's PlayStation Store, and plenty of apps …

After a year, Nintendo Switch accessories are starting to get interesting

Breaking down the must-have gear for the Switch on Circuit Breaker Live<p>The Nintendo Switch turns one year old today, and last week on <i>Circuit Breaker Live</i>, we looked back at some of the most interesting accessories for Nintendo’s new console that have come out this year.<p>There’s a bunch of …

FreedomPop Will Give You Free Monthly Cell Phone Service

Tired of astronomical monthly cell phone bills? FreedomPop will completely change the way you think about cell phone service by giving you 100% free …

Gifts ideas for that person who's literally obsessed with space

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

There are 6 major choices for streaming live TV over the internet — here's how they compare

An increasing number of tech companies are trying to attract the millions of "cord-cutters" who have ditched traditional cable TV for internet-based replacements.<p>Relative newcomers like Hulu and Google's YouTube are breaking in, while old-school heavies like Sony, Dish Network, and AT&T have been …

I Want This Guy's 30-Pound Hulk Glove That Smashes Anything You Can Find

When a new Marvel movie featuring the Hulk hits theaters, you can usually find a pair of oversized foam Hulk hands at toy stores. They’re fun, but …

Semper Paratus: How to Get Prepared for Any Emergency

<b>* Ease your peace of mind by being prepared</b> <b><br>* Natural disasters and emergencies can strike at any time</b> <b><br>* From floods to nuclear attacks, here’s how to</b> …

Researchers Say They've Created a 90% Accurate Blood Test for Autism

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a complicated neurological condition caused by a variety of risk factors, including our genes and environment (but …

Play ‘Rocket League’ IRL with a Hot Wheels RC car kit

After arriving on the Nintendo Switch in November, there's few places Rocket League hasn't reached -- but soon it will hit the real world. No, not in actual rocket-boosted vehicles, which would be way cooler to watch than a show about its eSports competition. Instead, fans will soon be able to race …

How a no-frills cheeseburger became famous in Chicago

<b>The scene:</b> The legendary Billy Goat Tavern closed just after New Years for four to six weeks of minor repairs and electrical upgrades and will reopen this month in largely its original and colorful form, while its smaller satellite locations all remain in operation. For those of a certain age, the …

Airports

U.S. lags with swiping your card at the table

If you’ve traveled outside the United States, you’ve probably had this dining experience: When you finish a meal in a restaurant, your server brings a handheld credit card swiping device to the table. You hand her your card, she swipes it and you’re good to go.<p>But back home, few restaurants let you …

Hospitality

'The Military Has Seen the Writing on the Wall'

The United States is preparing for a war with North Korea that it hopes never to have to fight, says Senator Tammy Duckworth.<p>When Senator Tammy Duckworth returned from a recent trip to South Korea and Japan, she brought back a sobering message: “Americans simply are not in touch with just how close …

Arcade Style Computer Hotkeys

Prolific maker [Sean Hodgins] has taken the wraps off of his latest one-day build, and as usual, it takes the kind of spare parts most people reading …

Arduino

We pitted digital assistants against each other to find the most useful AI

Alexa vs Siri vs Google Assistant vs Cortana vs Bixby.<p>CES 2018 demonstrated that smart digital assistants are becoming key components of a variety of gadgets. As these AI companions play more of a role in everyday life, every tech company wants an assistant app to call their own. Amazon has Alexa, …

Apps

What Your LinkedIn Profile Should Look Like in 2018

Stop treating it as a Rolodex.<p>Hate to break it to you, but if you’re treating LinkedIn like an old-fashioned Rolodex, you’re doing it wrong.<p>Nearly …

Employment

Best Gamepad For Samsung Gear VR

• Best overall<br>• Best for portability<br>• Best value<p><i>Best overall:</i> SteelSeries Stratus XL<p>See at Amazon<p>The folks at SteelSeries have a long history of quality …