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How To Make a Smart Dorm for Under $100 $50 $25

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Heading off to school on a budget and want to know how to make a smart dorm for under $100 $50 $25? Alright, you frugal college-bound genius, I am here to give you not 10, not 20, but 35 cool college tech products. Safeguard That Mac ‘n Cheese ack in the day, roughly a quarter-century ago (yikes), I spent my …

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11 Early Prime Day Smart Home Deals [2022 Tracker]

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I am now tracking the latest early Prime Day smart home deals for 2022. Prime Day 2022: Two Days of Deals ey Amazon, enough with the false advertising already! Prime “Day” for the past two years has really been two days. But I like it. A lot. So when is Prime Day 2022, you ask? This year Amazon’s annual two-day …

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Nix Pro 2 vs Nix Mini: Which Paint Color Sensor Is Better?

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In this post, I compare the two best paint color sensors out there: Nix Pro vs Nix Mini. Interestingly, they are made by the same company. Planning a home improvement project and don’t have time to read my full epic post? Here is the short version: The first difference that you’ll notice is the size. At 1” x 1.5”, the …

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9 Tech Gadget Gifts for Grads 2022 [High School & College]

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Summary: In this post, I’m happy to introduce you to nine smart tech gadget gifts for grads [both high school and college]. These include some brilliant must-have gadget gift ideas for dorm life as well as apartment living. his coming Fall will be an exciting one for my sons. Both of them have decided to start their first year of …

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Airpods vs Earpods: What’s the Better Fit For You?

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In this post, I explain the differences between Apple Airpods 2 vs Earpods earbuds. In a rush and just want to know the main differences between the two? Apple Airpods are wireless and Apple Earpods are wired. Airpods come in two models: one with a wireless charging case and the other with a standard wired case. Wireless charging gives you …

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Best Smart Pet Doors for Small Dogs and Cats in 2022

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In this post, I will give you the doggone scoop on nine of the best smart pets doors for small dogs and cats that you can get this year. Without further ado, here they are: #1 – SureFlap Microchip Pet Door #2 – Cat Mate 254 Electronic Cat Door #3 – Power Pet Electronic Pet Door #4 – Sureflap Dual …