This Week in Tech
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My #1 Trick to Enjoying the Dentist
Yesterday, I spent the morning on the beach, listening to the crashing waves and watching the palm trees sway in the breeze. But, amazingly, I was at the dentist. Read more here »
This House Costs Just $20,000 — And It’s Nice
This home is functional and cozy. In fact, it might nicer than the home you live in today. Ready to move? »
Remember these Sweet Pumas from the ‘80s?
In 1986, Puma tried its hand (or is it feet?) at history’s first fitness tracker: a pair of sneakers with computers attached to the heels. Nobody bought them then, but now the company is giving these “smart” shoes another shot. Check them out »
Amazon Will Protect You Against a Robbery
Everyone loves the holidays — thieves, in particular. Many spend their days swiping packages left on customers’ doorsteps. But this year, thanks to Amazon, the only thing these would-be robbers are getting is a trip to the slammer. Read more here »
This Company Will Give you $100,000 to Put Down Your Phone
This familiar company is betting you can’t go a full year without using your mobile device. Win the bet, and you’ll take home six figures. Get the scoop here »