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Fighting fake online product reviews: Fakespot

Friday, November 26, 2021

Techstination, your destination for gadgets and gear.   I’m Fred Fishkin.       Whether it is Black Friday…Cyber Monday…or any day….a lot of us are being taken in by fake reviews when we buy online.  The problem is…when reading reviews on Amazon or other sites…how can you tell which reviews are legit...
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A tale of thanks from new GM Factory ZERO

Thursday, November 25, 2021

Techstination, your destination for gadgets and gear.   I’m Fred Fishkin.        This month GM held its official opening for Factory ZERO….which will build all electric vehicles at what was once called the Detroit Hamtramck Assembly plant.    I spoke with Assistant Plant Director Cathy Staelgraeve…“The...
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PBS Chef and author Lidia Bastianich finds tech key ingredient

Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Techstination, your destination for gadgets and gear.   I’m Fred Fishkin.   PBS chef and author Lidia Bastianich is out with a new cookbook for the holiday season… Lidia’s A Pot, A Pan and A Bowl.  Lidia was a guest on Help and Hope for the Holidays… Episode 19 of the What’s Next…Living Longer, Better...
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WowWee's Got2Glow Fairy Finder fun tech toy for kids

Tuesday, November 23, 2021

 Techstination, your destination for gadgets and gear.   I’m Fred Fishkin.      The team at WowWee has once again come up with a line of in demand toys for the holiday season.  The Got2Glow Fairy Finder is a jar that lights up and captures imaginations and fairies that kids play with and care for.  VP...
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Shopping trends for this holiday season

Monday, November 22, 2021

 Techstination, your destination for gadgets and gear.   I’m Fred Fishkin.     The holiday shopping season started early this year…with early Black Friday sales online…and many of us wanting to buy early because of supply chain issues.   At Google…they’ve been tracking trends of what’s hot….and the company...
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