Tag Archive: College

Save money in college with these affordable data plans

College students have a lot of things to pay for from books to party supplies. Whether you need a lot of data or can get by on Wi-Fi, for the most part, there is a plan that fits your needs. If you haven’t been keeping an eye on phone carriers, you may have some room to save some money or get a better service for less with these carriers.

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12 must have apps for college students

College is exciting, crazy, and a little scary. The road has a lot of twists and turns, bumps, hurdles, and a few slides along the way. Here are a dozen apps to help you through each part of your college career and get to the other side, ready to conquer the world.

Daily planner Any.Do

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With this app, you easily schedule your day with color-coded tasks, checklists, and reminders. It integrates with other devices,  [Read More…]

College students can get the best deal on Samsung’s Galaxy S9 or S9+

Who said going to school didn’t have benefits?

It’s hard not to want a Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9+ after the company showed off some of the new camera features. If you’re a college student with a verifiable email address, you can save up to $ 63 on the purchase by just registering with that email address. This drops the unlocked pricing of the Galaxy S9 and S9+ down to $ 665.99 and $ 776.99 respectively.

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7 Essential Phone Accessories for College Students

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We’re in the waning days of summer, which means that the new school year is just around the corner. Sure you’ve got your book list and all the supplies you need to get your work done, but you should also consider some phone accessories, so you’re ready to dominate the college experience. That means never worrying about keeping your phone charged and sprucing up your dorm  [Read More…]

Best apps for college graduates

Your future has arrived, and these apps will help you make the most of it.

You did it: you earned your college degree and graduated with a diploma in-hand. Which of course begs the question, what comes next? After you’ve graduated, and you’re ready to join the real world, it can be a bit overwhelming to figure out what precisely you are supposed to do next. There are resumes to be sent out, housing to acquire, and  [Read More…]

Amazon Echo is ready for college football with NCAA game scores and new skills

Amazon continues to improve the capabilities of its Echo speaker, and now, it’s ready for football season. You can now ask the Echo for the scores to the latest NCAA Division 1-A football games. This is in addition to the Echo’s existing ability to relay the latest NFL game scores. You can also get a schedule of upcoming games as well.

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Samsung announces new live college sports section in Milk Music

Samsung has announced that an update is coming to its Milk Music streaming application that will allow users to stream live broadcasts from their favorite college football and basketball teams. Starting on September 3, users will find a new sports section in the genre dial that will allow them to browse the different live broadcasts.

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Back to school: The best Chromebooks to consider for college

You’ll be surprised how much schoolwork you can get done on a Chromebook, and appreciate the cost savings at the same time.

Chromebooks have proven to be an extremely valuable tool for schools teaching younger children that want to introduce them to technology, but they have also shown to be a great go-to machine for young adults heading away to college. Whether you’re going to a big school on a full-time basis or are just getting  [Read More…]

Swiftkey releases new themes for college basketball’s March Madness

March Madness apparently means you get to show your team spirit with your… keyboard.

Swiftkey has been known to release a theme or two for various events throughout the year, and here are there newest. Just in time for March Madness, Swiftkey has brought their first branded keyboard themes, with 9 different college basketball teams. To make things a bit more fun, Swiftkey is also running a bracket of their own to see which school’s  [Read More…]

Chromebook’s college tour lets students try before they buy

Google is hoping to get students hooked on the affordably priced Chromebooks and the simplicity of its Chrome OS by taking the Internet-connected laptop on a tour of colleges across the U.S. Google is creating a Chromebook Lending Library where students can check out a Chromebook to check out the features, explore the usability, and try out Chrome apps for free.

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