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Technology Columnist — Yahoo
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Tech columnist, Yahoo; PBS NOVA host; Missing Manuals creator, dad of 3!

Extra Storage for Your iPhone

yahoo.com — The SanDisk iXpand is a two-headed flash drive. One end goes into the USB jack on your Mac or PC as usual, so that you can copy photos and videos to or from the iXpand. The other is a Lightning connector that you can plug into an iPhone or iPad.

Fitness Trackers Are Everywhere, but Do They Work?

scientificamerican.com — We're the biggest losers when all those counted steps aren't used for research You may have heard of the Fitbit or the UP band: $50-ish to $100-ish wristbands that measure your steps throughout the day, like a high-tech pedometer, and display your progress as a graph on your smartphone.

Announcing the 2014 Pogie Awards!

yahoo.com — The Cellular Award With the cellular version of the iPad Air 2, Apple executed a mind-blowing feat of engineering and negotiation: It created a single SIM card that works with AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. And other carriers around the world. Furthermore, you get the special SIM card only when you buy your iPad from Apple, not one of the carriers.

A Smartphone Case for Selfie Lovers

yahoo.com — Seven words: Phone case with a removable camera remote. It's iLuv's Selfy case. Park the camera somewhere, open its camera app, and then trigger the shutter, or start the video, with the flat little remote. When not in use, the remote nestles invisibly into the case.

Remember Your Phone? Then You’ve Remembered Your Glasses.

yahoo.com — You don't have to spend a fortune to buy nice tech gifts. There are joy and glad tidings to be had in reasonably priced gadgets, too. Leave it to David Pogue to sniff out 12 delightful and useful ones. If you're over 40, you know that reading glasses are a part of life.

Misfit Flash: A Cheap, Good, Fitness Tracker

yahoo.com — I've been wearing a Misfit Shine for the last few months. What I love about it is that it's waterproof; its battery lasts for months; and you can pop it out of the wristband and into a clothing clip, for use when you're doing an activity where the motion isn't where your wrist is (like biking).

This Is the Best-Sounding Christmas Tree Ornament Ever

yahoo.com — You're probably thinking the same thing I am. A Bluetooth speaker hidden in a standard-size Christmas ornament for $20? What cheap Chinese-factory pox is this? But you'll be totally delighted...

Parrot’s New Bebop Drone Flies Like an Angel - Once You Learn Its Secrets

yahoo.com — I've become a crazyhead about flying drones this year. For a long time, I could have told you that it's exciting and challenging and fun, but I'm not sure I could have verbalized exactly what's so deep-down, awe-inspiringly compelling about flying these things.

Pogue's Basics: Essential Tips and Shortcuts (That No One Bothers to Tell You) for Simplifying the Technology in Your Life: David Pogue: 9781250053480: Amazon.com: Books

amazon.com — Pogue's Basics: Essential Tips and Shortcuts (That No One Bothers to Tell You) for Simplifying the Technology in Your Life [David Pogue] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Did you know that can you scroll a Web page just by tapping the space bar? How do you recover photos you've deleted by accident?

The Missing Manual: David Pogue: 9781491947166: Amazon.com: Books

amazon.com — OS X Yosemite: The Missing Manual [David Pogue] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. With Yosemite, Apple has unleashed the most innovative version of OS X yet-and once again
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Dec 21, 2014

The 11th Day of Techness! (30-sec tech gift videos.) Today: The first flash drive for iPhone… j.mp/1wcrCyf

Dec 21, 2014

My new Scientific American column: The explosion of fitness and medical tracking devices. Who gets to mine the data? j.mp/1sY2G3b

Dec 20, 2014

The "We'll Meet Again" number on the final Colbert Report, with name labels. Somebody stayed up all night to do this! j.mp/1wOsE8s

Dec 20, 2014

My new video and column: The 10th annual POGIE AWARDS! For the year’s best ideas in tech. j.mp/1w8X3cD

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