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Elizabeth Smart won't watch her 'terrifying' Lifetime movie again

Elizabeth Smart lived the unthinkable story behind her Lifetime movie but that didn’t prepare her for the first time she watched it. Smart was heavily involved in the production of the movie, “I Am Elizabeth Smart,” which details the events ...

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Smart mirror only reflects if you smile first

Say cheese, or else. A high-tech, high-cost smart mirror won’t reflect unless it senses that you’re smiling. The concept may seem cheeky — or annoying, depending on your point of view — but Smile Mirror was created to raise the ...

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Owners of family businesses need a smart succession plan

Did you know that family-owned firms account for 66% of global businesses and 30% of billion-dollar companies around the world, yet only 16% of them have succession plans? How can this be? In the U.S. alone, family firms comprise 80%-90% ...

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Toyota to introduce smart cars that know how you feel

Falling in love with your car may soon mean it falls in love with you back. Toyota is set to introduce cars that use advanced artificial intelligence to keep drivers safe and alert by reading your emotions and increasing mobility ...

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Kitchen of the Future: Smart and Fast but Not Much Fun

Your power blender may be able to link to a device on your wrist that’s been tracking your diet, then check in with your freezer and your kitchen scale. It could set up the right smoothie recipe based on what’s ...

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Guide to Medicare: Shop smart for a Part D drug plan

Nearly 90% of people enrolled in Medicare don’t take advantage of the opportunity to make changes to their health coverage without paying a penalty during the program’s annual open enrollment period of Oct. 15 to Dec. 7. In fact, only ...

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Scientists develop smart tattoo that detects health changes

Soon your body ink could detect medical emergencies. Color-changing “smart tattoos” that can detect dehydration and blood sugar levels have been developed by researchers at Harvard and MIT. The special ink, called Dermal Abyss, is enhanced with colorimetric and fluorescent ...

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App Smart: Weather Apps to Download and Store Up for Winter

LIKE it or not, winter is coming. Apart from layering up, you can turn to your phone to help you brave the rain, wind or snow ahead. Weather apps are abundant in mobile app stores, and my new favorite is ...

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App Smart: More Fun on Your Wrist With New Apps for the Apple Watch

APPLE this month released a faster, smarter Apple Watch and also sped up its first-generation smartwatch with a faster chip. The speed increase will help watch apps run more smoothly, and plenty of great software is available to take the ...

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App Smart: Here Come the iPhone 7 and iOS 10 Apps: What to Try First

Photo Cosmic Watch is a rich app that can show off your new smartphone. APPLE released the iPhone 7 last week along with iOS 10, a major upgrade for its popular mobile operating system. What better time to download some ...

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