Archive | February, 2015

iPhone Shuddle App

Shuddle Car Service: Uber for Kids?

I learned this week about a new car service for busy parents.  It’s called Shuddle.  Modeled after the very successful Uber, Shuddle is a ride service operating in the San Francisco Bay Area.  Like Uber, Shuddle utilizes drivers who own their own cars, and both use a smart phone app for scheduling, monitoring, and paying […]

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Generation Alpha: Here They Come

We’ve all heard about Millennials, also known as Generation Y, those tech-savvy youngsters born in the 1980s. And marketing analysts are increasingly watching Generation Z, the post-1990 generation that, according to Business Insider, “doesn’t remember a world before the tech boom.”  But what  about the generation that comes after Gen Y and Gen Z, the […]

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Grandma and child

Babysitting Grandchildren Prevents Dementia?

Have you seen that saccharine-sweet photo of the smiling grandma sandwiched between two small children? It’s been all over Facebook lately, usually titled “Grandparents Who Babysit Less Likely to Develop Alzheimer’s.”  That particular photo was clipped from a blog post on but it has recently disappeared from the site. However, there are many other […]

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