Tech

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Home Appliance Evolution: What Safety Has to Do With It

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Get charged up about battery safety

Staying safe with lithium-ion batteries

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How UL tests diapers with sophisticated sniff tests

An inside look at one of UL’s scientific product evaluations

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Are Connected Toys Putting Your Kids at Risk?

Key steps to take when shopping for kids

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The Dangers of Lasers in Toys and Other Products

Prevent serious eye injuries with these tips

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10 Ways to Keep Your Personal Info Private and Secure in Today’s Connected World

Here’s how to secure your connected devices

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Securing Your Vehicle: How to Prevent Keyless Entry Thefts and Other Key Fob Hacks

Must-knows about key fob security

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Face On or Face Off?

Can You Trust Facial Recognition Technology?

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SafeBee for a Safe Home: Smarter From Room to Room

From smartphones and virtual assistants to thermostats and light bulbs, internet of things (IoT) technology is popping up everywhere at home, at work, and in-between.

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Smart Homes, Smarter Consumers

There are currently more than 13 billion interconnected devices (digital and electronic) globally.

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​Drones Are Becoming More Popular, But Are They Safe?

Everything from package deliveries to farming to construction building and more might all soon be supported by a drone.

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Lithium-Ion Battery Safety

Lithium Ion Battery Safety Precautions. Keep yourself safe around batteries.

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Hoverboards Receive UL Certification and Roll Again

Hoverboards Receive UL Certification and Roll Again

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Have fun, but be safe, while using Pokémon Go on your mobile device

Pokémon can be a blast but there are risks as well

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Damaged Tomatoes and Bread Mold: The Future of Energy?

Rotten food and fungus could one day power batteries and fuel cells.

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Nanowaste: Why You Should Care About What You Can't See

Nanoparticles that are advancing science and improving products also have a dark side.