Michael Franco

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4 Ways to Secure Your Garage

Securing your home may be your top priority, but don’t forget the garage.

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Aging in Place: 4 Gadgets to Help Keep Seniors Safe at Home

These monitoring systems help you care for your loved one from afar.

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How Clean Is Your Ice?

Biofilm in ice machines? The facts are chilling.

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Head-Up Displays: Will Beaming Info onto Windshields Make Drivers More or Less Safe?

One study suggests the more stimulus that appears before our eyes, the worse we are at paying attention.

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5 Gadgets That Can Get You (and Your Car) Out of a Jam

These high- and low-tech gizmos can help you prevent, document and survive a crash.

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Can’t Ever Find Your Wallet or Keys? You May Need an Electronic Tracker

Tile, TrackR Bravo, Pixie and other tracker systems help you locate your frequently lost items.

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5 Tech Devices for Savvy Dog Parents

Use the newest pet technology to keep your pooch happier, healthier and safer.

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Block Blue Light And Sleep Better Tonight

Is the blue light emanating from your tablet and cell phone wrecking your sleep? Here are three smart ways to limit its effects.

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Personal Safety Alarms: High-Tech Help When You Need It

These four take-with-you gadgets can sound the alarm when you're in trouble.

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5 Gadgets to Make Biking Safer

These high tech finds — from a 360-degree light to a biker’s arbag — will help you steer clear of hazards around town or off-road.

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5 Smart Choices in Smart Locks

Take control over your home security by turning your smartphone into a key.

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Keep Your House Safe with a DIY Security System

These three systems are easy to install yourself and won’t break your budget.

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Turn Your Phone or Tablet into a Mini Medical Center

New technology elevates your device from an everyday essential to a fully functional piece of medical equipment.

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Medical Problem? These Apps Can Help

Discover four apps that can help you play doctor in a crisis.

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Disaster Preparedness? There's an App for That

Your phone or tablet can be a powerful ally if disaster strikes.