Jill Vallejo

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Why do we still accept that governments collect and snoop on our data?

In recent weeks, the Hollywood film about Edward Snowden and the movement to pardon the NSA whistleblower have renewed worldwide attention on the scope and substance of government surveillance programs. In the United States, however, the debate has often been a narrow one, focused on the rights of …

Surveillance

Drones are revolutionizing the telecommunication industry

Drones are coming -- be afraid, be very, very afraid! While the term drone typically conjures images of the <i>Terminator</i> franchise's sinister Skynet corporation, or modern-day military warfare, the reality is less horrifying, but potentially more lucrative.<p>Drones, also known by the less sinister name …

T-Mobile

Amazon Echo owners are spending more money on Amazon

Amazon Echo owners tend to spend more on Amazon's marketplace than they did before they owned the device, according to NPD research cited by TechCrunch.<p>The voice-activated Echo allows owners to place orders on Amazon without needing to go to the site or app themselves. With the Echo and other …

10 Tips For Maximum Productivity When Working From Home

Some people love working from home, and say without hesitation it’s the best perk about their job. You’re in your comfy slippers, in familiar …

Best National Park Adventures for Kids

You want to take your kids on an unforgettable adventure in one of our spectacular national parks—but which one? In his new book, 100 Places That Can Change Your Child's Life, editor, author, and dad Keith Bellows names the best parks for families—and much more. See his 11 park picks below, then …

National Parks

Email templates for 27 of your toughest work tasks

Communication is hard work. A 2012 survey by McKinsey found that highly skilled desk workers spent an average of 28% of their work weeks dealing with …

Homemade Cinnamon Toast Crunch

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Thanks to Tieghan from Half Baked Harvest, you can enjoy your favorite childhood cereal without ending up in a sugar coma.</i><p>As a kid, Cinnamon …

Dessert

Beach Picnic Menu

Nothing's better during the summer than spending a lazy, leisurely day at the beach. But during all those hours in the sun, your hunger and thirst …