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How to Swedish Death Clean Your Social Media: Legacy Planning 101

Summary: Like so many other parts of honoring the wishes of family members (or yourself), it’s better for everyone when what they (or you) want is clearly outlined or expressed before death. So let ...
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How Will the New Executive Order on Cryptocurrency Affect You?

Summary: Financial updates and political bills can feel confusing at the best of times. Combine the two and you’re in for a lot of head-scratching. We break down what the new executive order on cryp ...
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Top Tips to Make Your Social Media More Accessible for Everyone

Summary: Find out how to make your social media accounts more accessibility friendly with these 6 tools and best practices. Think you don’t need to worry about accessibility unless you’re ...
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How is Precious Metal Used in Smart Devices?

Summary: We’re all trying to be more eco-friendly, whether that’s using energy-efficient smart homes or traveling with a reusable coffee mug. But you might not realize that your smartphone (and mo ...
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Infographic: What Happens When Electronic Waste is Thrown Away?

Electronic waste, also known as e-waste, is the trash created by discarded electronic devices, or a lot of the things related to creating or keeping those devices up and running. So yes, it’s your p ...
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Seven Sustainable Tech Accessories for Earth Day — and Every Other Day

Summary: Earth Day may be once a year, but you can shop these eco-friendly tech accessories all year round. From biodegradable phone cases to chargers made from ghost fishing nets, here are the top su ...
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Infographic: What Are the Most Popular Fitness Trackers? By the Numbers

As more and more smart devices come onto the market, wearable tech (think Apple Watches, Fitbits, and WHOOPs) and health-tracking apps are popular, too. Let’s find out who’s actually using these d ...
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Find Out How to Hack Planned Obsolescence and Save Money

Summary: Planned obsolescence can be tricky for consumers because it can mean more device upgrades — and more money spent. But there are plenty of simple ways to get around this and make your smart ...
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How to Temporarily Disable Your Social Media Accounts

Summary: Need a break from social media? We’ll walk you through all the steps you need to take to temporarily disable your Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and TikTok. The new year is a chance to start ...