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Comcast brings new parental controls to Xfinity xFi routers

Friday, August 23, 2019

Techstination, your destination for gadgets and gear.   I’m Fred Fishkin.       Just in time for the new school year…Comcast is adding some new parental controls for its Internet customers.    Parents with Xfinity XFi modems are able to set limits and pause connectivity for specific devices.   Comcast...
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Rakuten Overdrive brings library audiobooks to Apple CarPlay

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Techstination, your destination for gadgets and gear.   I’m Fred Fishkin.        Overdrive is a company that pioneered the ability of public libraries to provide e-books to readers.   It created the Libby app…and now it is helping to deliver audio books from libraries that can be listened to using Apple...
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Edoki Academy brings Montessori Pre School learning to apps

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Techstination, your destination for gadgets and gear.   I’m Fred Fishkin.       Getting young children into the back to school learning mode is a little easier with some online help.      Edoki Academy’s Montessori Preschool app is designed for three to seven year olds…  and the young ones we’ve tested...
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J D Power finds lack of knowledge on self driving technology

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Techstination, your destination for gadgets and gear.   I’m Fred Fishkin.           A new survey from J.D. Power finds consumers have plenty of concerns and not much confidence when it comes to self driving vehicles.    Kristin Kolodge is Executive Director of driver interaction and human machine interface...
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Samsung Galaxy Note 10 phones arriving

Monday, August 19, 2019

 Techstination, your destination for gadgets and gear.   I’m Fred Fishkin.      Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 10 line up of phones arrives this week….and there is a new plus size version with a 6 point 8 inch screen…and a 5G version as well.   The S Pen is what really sets the Note phones apart, and with...
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