joegpotter

15 Added | 4 Magazines | 32 Likes | @joegpotter | Keep up with joegpotter on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “joegpotter”

Diving in Cozumel Mexico Sept 2015

YouTube

There’s two types of iPhone 7 Plus, and one is much faster than the other

For the first time this year, Apple went with two different providers of cellular modems in the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. Some phones have Qualcomm …

A 45-year-old New York law is holding up autonomous vehicles

In New York state, legislators are worried a law from 1971 could be a roadblock for autonomous vehicles in the near future. As the <i>New York Daily News</i> reports, the state is the only one in the country that requires drivers to keep at least one hand on the steering wheel while driving. Obviously, …

Your Car Commute Is a Chance to Practice Mindfulness

For those who drive to work, the daily commute is often a tense time of bumper-to-bumper gridlock, erratic and dangerous driving, delays, road closures, and construction. And best of all, we get to do it twice a day. Concerned about wasting time, we often try to catch up on all the “little” things …

The Productivity Payoff of Mobile Apps at Work

What does the average person do 150 times a day? If you said, “Interact with their mobile device,” you’d be right.<p>The mobile revolution has forever changed so many of our daily experiences — how we stay in touch with friends, how we learn, how we get news and entertainment, how we pass the time …

Don’t Bother Complaining About High-Deductible Health Plans

In Maine, where I grew up, our number-one pastime is complaining about the weather. Yet we hate umbrellas and stubbornly never carry them. The rain inevitably comes, so many of us get wet.<p>As I travel the country attending health care conferences, the mere mention of high-deductible health plans …

The mobile Daily

Amtrak boosts WiFi on select trains, more upgrades coming this summer

There are plenty of wonderful things about train travel: the leg room, the scenery, the lack of security pat-downs. The WiFi, on the other hand, has long been the slowest thing about Amtrak. The company announced today that it's finally doing something about its frustratingly sluggish service, …

The United States of Energy

The United States of Energy from Saxum, is a huge project to map domestic energy sources.<p><i>Finally… After almost 50 years of dependence on foreign</i> …

What is 802.11ac, the Future 5G Wi-Fi Standard?

Wi-Fi, the wireless connection we rely on when our data plan is running short or when we simply cannot touch the boundaries of LTE coverage, is going …

Gadget Lab Show: The Fitbit Flex Gets a Workout and Windows Goes Blue

Author: Roberto Baldwin. Roberto Baldwin Gear<p>Date of Publication: 05.10.13.<p>Time of Publication: 12:35 pm. 12:35 pm<p>This week, staff writers Mat Honan …

Fitbit

This week on gdgt: Fitbit's Flex may never leave your wrist

Each week, our friends at gdgt go through the latest gadgets and score them to help you decide which ones to buy. Here are some of their latest picks. Want more? Visit gdgt anytime to catch up on the latest, and subscribe to gdgt's newsletter to get a weekly roundup in your inbox.<p>Fitbit Flex<p>The …

Here's What Law Enforcement Can Recover From A Seized iPhone

You may think of your iPhone as a friendly personal assistant. But once it’s alone in a room full of law enforcement officials, you might be surprised at the revealing things it will say about you.<p>On Tuesday the American Civil Liberties Union published a report it obtained from a drug investigation …