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MIT and Mission
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MIT and Mission

Now you might be thinking: How does this relate to PHONEDOCTORS®–talking about the mission of a school dedicated to the advancement of science and technology, and we are a retail business. Well, it all has to do with declaring a mission statement and then sticking to it whether in a time of war or in a time of peace.

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From Yesterday to 5G
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From Yesterday to 5G

In March of 2016, the FCC’s chairman repeated previous pleas to open up high-band frequencies for 5G usage as soon as possible. But, he also stated that it will take several years to open up 600MHz for mobile broadband usage because it has to be auctioned off.

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Where Software is Leaving Apple in the Dust Bin of History
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Where Software is Leaving Apple in the Dust Bin of History

Software invention has become a blessing and a curse. It has caused Apple to rise exponentially as one of the world’s biggest organizations. But, doom may loom ahead for Apple because of where software is headed (artificial intelligence).

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HTC Desire 626s Review
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HTC Desire 626s Review

#NEWLIFE #tDash0355 Everyone knows that a top-selling smartphone can go from being the phone everyone must have to the bottom of the list in just a short amount of time. So, why would a company launch a 2015 smartphone in 2016, and hope to have it compete successfully at the mid-range? HTC has done this […]

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Tools for better communicating with your customers
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Tools for better communicating with your customers…

  #NEWLIFE Need an edge in customer service? If so, consider these four social tools for reaching out and touching your customers: 1. Intercom.  It’s a customer service platform with a “suite of products for live chat, marketing, and support” according to their website.  Some of the features are: tracking customers in a live and self-updating […]

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HTC 10 is a Ready Review
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HTC 10 is a Ready Review

#NEWLIFE The HTC 10 is a ready review… According to DxOMark, which touts itself as, “the trusted industry standard for camera and lens image quality measurements and ratings,” the new HTC 10 marks up a score of 88 points for outstanding mobile photography for both stills and video. The HTC 10 is chalking up points […]

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Night Shift
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Night Shift

I’m downloading the iOS 9.3 on my iPhone 5s, and, according to the buzz, that’s the thing to do. As you probably know by now, Apple has just released the biggest update for the iOS 9 platform: It’s the iOS 9.3, which contains several new features as well as a number of fixes for bugs. […]

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OLED: Organic Light-Emitting Diode
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OLED: Organic Light-Emitting Diode

OLED—any idea what the acronym stands for? Well unless you’re a Jeopardy contestant or very techy, you probably will need some help with the definition.

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Disc Can Store 360TB of Data for 13.8 Billion Years
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Disc Can Store 360TB of Data for 13.8 Billion Years

According to David Nield of Science Alert, it’s estimated that humans are producing ten million Blu-ray discs’ worth of data every single day. The question is: Is it possible to store all that data and why would we want to store that data in the first place?

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Security Issues with Fitbit
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Security Issues with Fitbit

One report at of Canada found that seven out of eight fitness tracking devices emit persistent unique identifiers that can expose the wearer to long-term tracking of her location when the device is not paired, and connected to mobile device.

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