Maggie Schmeltekopf

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Google Glass hands-on: This isn’t and never will be a good device for consumers

As a Google Glass owner, I can immediately see how it will be incredibly useful for so many kinds of people. Doctors, mechanical engineers, any sort of field worker.<p>But for us layfolk, the device only serves to make us look awfully nerdy, to make us economic targets, to make us less aware of the …

‘BRCK’ is a backup Internet generator for when the power goes out

If you’ve ever spent any amount of time traveling outside of the United States, then you may have discovered that, despite using the same basic …

Developing Countries

Here’s Haswell! Get up to speed on Intel’s faster, leaner, cooler 4th-gen processors

Computex, hosted every year in Taipei, is one of the world’s largest consumer electronics shows. This year, Intel is using the conference as a …

Computer Hardware

New information breathes life into affordable iPhone rumors

The iOS rumor mill is back up and running and open for business. This time, it’s the low-cost iPhone rumor that is coming back into the spotlight, …

IPhone 8

Bottles Up! 20 Ways to Repurpose Your Bottles

Who says mason jars are the only containers hot on the repurposing scene? Bottles are where it’s at, especially after <i>poppin’ bottles in the ice, like a blizzard</i>.<p>But for real, after your next big shindig, be sure to save a few of those glass <i>and</i> plastic bottles to make your own take on any of these …

Candy Corn