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Is mobile technology moving to an unsafe place for people like me?

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Tech Shortcuts for Life

Hack your brain for more energy and better sleep

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Cleaning it may help it run better — and keep you healthy to boot

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Dear Omar

I saw the light, but I can’t tell if it’s keeping me safe

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Tech Shortcuts for Life

Data on your wrist is helpful, but always consult your doctor if you feel sick

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The complicated tech of vaccine appointments

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Looking for Covid-19 in unusual places

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The Muse S meditation headband provides data but not solutions

Muse S tracks brain activity, sleep, and more. Images: Muse S

The Keen2 wearable wants to train you to stop body-focused repetitive behaviors, but there’s little evidence to show that it works

Keen2 header Trichotillomania dermatillomania BFRB Smart Bracelet. Images: HabitAware

And maybe Covid-19, too

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