Scott Hughes

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The #1 thing a prepper should grow

Less than a year ago I was watching a YouTube video on gardening and agriculture and I came across the plant known as the Moringa Tree. Found …

Superfoods

Groupon Takes Affiliate Marketing (And Ad Tech) Into Its Own Hands, Launches Groupon Partner Network

Groupon’s latest step forward in its ambition to become the default network for local commerce is taking the company into ad tech waters. Today, it is launching the Groupon Partner Network, a new platform to manage all of the company’s affiliate marketing related to the deals and other products it …

I’m Finally Convinced Google+ Can Succeed As A 'Social Spine'

Google CEO Larry Page described Google+ last year as the “social spine” for nearly everything that the company offers its users on the Web. I understood the strategy and what Google was planning, but I didn’t like it one bit.<p>After all, many of Google’s products work just fine in isolation. Take …

Google Chrome, Chrome OS getting advanced, supervised user profiles

Google’s(s goog) Chrome Canary, a very experimental version of the browser, is getting a supervised profile feature that will add localized security, …

Android or Apple? How about agnostic?

Whether it's Apple or Android, a Nexus tablet or an iPad, it just isn't that big a deal anymore.<p>For me, that is. A couple of years ago the iPhone and iPad were easy choices. Today, Android is, well, Android. It's everywhere.<p><b>Apps:</b> Just mentioning apps in the context of Android versus iOS can be …

Viral Video Recap: Must-Watch Memes of the Week

Got a case of the Mondays? Don't worry — this overprotective cat will make you crack a smile (and remind you to keep your arms off the window …

Samsung Galaxy Mega Arrives in U.S., Leaves Room for Galaxy Note 3

Samsung and three of the United States’ wireless companies have announced that American users will be able to pick up the Samsung Galaxy Mega, the …

Ping smart wallet tells you when cards go astray

Being careless with your wallet or purse is an easy way to have your cash -- and your identity -- stolen. Here's a smart wallet that will tell you when items have been removed or not been returned promptly.<p>Ping is a minimalist aluminum case for your ducats, debit cards, and credit cards that links …

How to find truly free wireless access

You're in the middle of a city park. You're at a rest stop on the side of the road, seemingly in the middle of nowhere. Or maybe you're simply in your living room. You turn on your computer and have instant, secure access to the Internet without requiring any network cables or log-ins -- or even …

Google Updates Gmail for iOS – Adds Ability to Swipe Between Messages, More

- Mar 27, 2013<p>Google has released version 2.1 of its Gmail app for iOS, adding swipe controls to allow you to move back and forth between emails …

Rumor: Amazon smartphone to feature a 4.7-inch display

Wonderlane/Flickr<p>Ever since Amazon first entered the Android tablet space with the Kindle Fire back in 2011, there has been rumors floating around about the company working on a smartphone as well. Two years later and we’re still waiting for the alleged device that was “guaranteed” to be released …

Kindle Fire

California city launches free public WiFi to all residents

This week, Santa Clara broke some new ground by blanketing its entire city with free public WiFi. The public WiFi network spans across 19 square …