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The Implications of Apple’s Latest Move into the Home

The Implications of Apple’s Latest Move into the Home.

While Apple’s decision to move in to the “connected” home environment may or may not have any impact upon the home security industry, what will have an impact is the perception of the consumer that their home security system of the future will include some of the very features that Apple is stating will be included in their offering. 141 more words

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The Death of the Publishing Industry

The title should read “buying printed materials can be the death of me”. T and I recently encountered a rather annoying situation when attempting to buy the latest issue of Game Informer magazine in Las Vegas. 1,171 more words

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ESX 2014 draws more than 2,000 security professionals | Security Systems News

ESX 2014 draws more than 2,000 security professionals | Security Systems News.

Congratulations to ESA, CSAA and the entire ESX team for continuing to grow and evolve ESX in to the premier industry event it has become… 9 more words

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Screwing Up Prayer

I am not a pray-er.

I DO pray, but I am not the person you ask to stand up in front of the congregation and deliver a prayer. 1,230 more words

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‘Free’ Medical Alert Devices Scam Resurfaces – AARP

‘Free’ Medical Alert Devices Scam Resurfaces – AARP.

As the age old say goes – BUYER BEWARE…

Consumers need to be extra diligent when dealing with slick talking telemarketers and persuasive door-knockers, both who promise deals that almost always sound “to good to be true”… … 45 more words

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Death in the Family

So it’s official. After getting a bit of pool water splashed on it, my phone is dead. Well, it’s not entirely dead, but I don’t have a display, which makes it as close to dead as you can get, and it’s been two weeks, so I think it’s as fixed as it’s going to get. 611 more words

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On Your Side: Samsung cell phone fire - FOX 32 News Chicago

On Your Side: Samsung cell phone fire – FOX 32 News Chicago.

This is a must read / watch article for everyone… People don’t realize that most electronic devices, like cellphones, laptops, tablets, iPads, etc… need to breath to dissipate heat that can build up within the unit. 70 more words

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