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Ten Best Apps to Keep Grad Students Organized

It’s Tuesday. Your alarm rouses you into the kitchen to make a pot of coffee, while the day begins to unfold in your mind. Class starts at 10 What can you get done before then? Some reading you didn’t finish, yes. The last paragraph of that research paper needs rewritten and maybe one last skim for glaring mistakes. Did you let the dog out?With so much to do, graduate students increasingly turn to their mobile devices to keep life and work are 10 apps every grad student needs to stay organized:Organize Your Life/WorkImage via iTunesiProcrastinate – Allows you to organize your to-do list into subjects that fit your unique sense of organization. It syncs to iCloud or Dropbox so you…
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Tech Stuff

Trends in Travel Gadgets

From boats to airplanes, compasses to GPS – over the last few centuries, technology has been changing the way we the last decade alone, we’ve started to see developments in travel technology that are so revolutionary it’s are some of the technologies that are going to make travel faster, safer and more ’ve already started adding RFID chips to passports, and using them to monitor the whereabouts of pets, so why not add those to luggage? Millions of checked bags are left in airports, loaded on the wrong plane or disappear into a black hole of checked baggage. GPS and RFID devices will make lost and stolen luggage an outdated luggage locator is a battery-powered tracking device that is placed…
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Gadget & Gear Reviews

Google Glass: The Newest Tech Tool for Interior Designers

Originally, consumers had to apply to buy Google Glass as part of the product’s beta testing phase. Ordering only happened through a Google office and people had to pick up the headsets in person, EnGadget reports. But a recent expansion has enabled Google Glass owners to invite up to three friends to make the required $1,500 purchase. But Google Glass is so fresh to the market—and $1,500 is such a large chunk of change—it’s smart to know exactly how it can help your interior design efforts before you make the purchase. What is Google Glass?Google Glass is a somewhat funny-looking apparatus you wear much like a pair of regular eyeglasses. It consists of a microchip processor, 16 gigabytes of storage and…
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App Reviews

Google Maps App Back on iOS & Available for Download NOW

After much anticipation and patience by iOS users, Google Maps is now back and available for download for iPhone 3GS – iPhone 5. There was a lot of speculation and reports whether or not Apple would even accept the competitors app but while it was a quite launch, it’s now going to be a sigh of relief for a lot of iOS users. Get comprehensive, accurate and easy-to-use maps with built-in Google local search, voice guided turn-by-turn navigation, public transit directions, Street View and more. Key Features: Using Google Places, users can find businesses, restaurants, addresses. It’s hard to get better than Google’s local search. Voice guided, turn-by-turn directions Walking & subway directions Live traffic Street View with 360 panoramas New UI…
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