I am so thankful for my nursing apps! They cut down on my nursing duties and just make my job so much easier. I’m thrilled to share with you my picks for the most useful free nursing apps. A Guide To The Most Useful Free Nursing Apps Diseases Dictionary A completely free medical dictionary app containing medical disorders & diseases with detailed definitions, symptoms, causes and treatment information. It works offline without any type of data or network connection. This app provides … [Read more...] about A Guide To The Most Useful Free Nursing Apps
In this article, we're going to dig into some of the best watches for nurses. We'll highlight some awesome features of nurse watches and help you find where to get them. There are so many reasons why a nurse would wear a watch to work. Some still count respiration's and pulse manually, clocks don't always work, charting, med times, and the list goes on and on. I always viewed a watch as part of the fundamental nursing uniform. It is right up there with scrubs, shoes, compression socks and the … [Read more...] about 10 Best Watches for Nurses with Practical Buying Guide
Fuse Chicken provided me with their products to facilitate this post. Opinions stated are my own. Ever since I've owned an iPhone, I've struggled with cables that break. I've looked all over to find durable cables and didn't even think an indestructible iPhone charger existed. I was pleasantly surprised when Fuse Chicken reached out to me and told me about the toughest iPhone cable earth, the Titan. Who Needs an Indestructible iPhone Charger? Every year I spent $30-100 on iPhone … [Read more...] about Indestructible iPhone Charger – Never Buy an iPhone Cable Again!
Apple’s latest operating system, iOS 8 and later, has reinvented the family digital life. Now, sharing anything you love in a group has become quicker and easier than ever, without having to deal with Apple ID and password. If you have not set-up one yet, here is a complete guide to create and start using Family Sharing feature on your Apple devices. From, sharing locations to videos, photos, apps, music, even paying for the family purchases and much more, Family Sharing keeps all the members … [Read more...] about A Complete Reference Guide to Set Up Family Sharing in iOS 8
As a tech blogger I have the opportunity to try out tons of cool tech accessories. I remember coming back from CES one year with no less than 10 iPhone cases. It’s a perk of the job, no doubt, but receiving these “review units” often comes with an obligatory review and scrambling for something positive to say about products that are less than amazing. Fortunately, that is no the case with the STM Grip 2 for iPad Air. I had the pleasure of receiving this fabulous case (in purple) to test out … [Read more...] about STM Grip 2 for iPad Air Review
Hurry and run, don’t walk, to buy the SteelSeries Stratus iOS7 controller now! Honestly, you don’t even need to read the rest of the review. The controller is just that good. It is the iOS controller that we’ve all been waiting for. It’s everything you could ever want from the physical control realm of iOS gaming. We firmly believe it's the best iOS7 controller on the market. I could talk about how it has an 8-10 hour battery life or that it connects to your device via Bluetooth, but I’m … [Read more...] about SteelSeries Stratus iOS Controller Review: The Best iOS7 Controller on the Market
There is no single act or event that potential nurses fear more than taking the NCLEX. There’s just something absolutely terrifying about a test that is the final barrier to nursing licensure. I mean, it can make or break your career and life plans. It’s bad enough you’ve got to struggle through 2 years of nursing school with impossible to answer test questions, 50 lbs of books, and many long sleepless nights. But now, after you’ve triumphed over all of that, you’ve got to take a computerized … [Read more...] about Nursing App Review: NCLEX Mastery
Everyone is talking about the new Nintendo 2DS. It doesn’t fold, it's a bit cheaper, and it does away previous main selling point of glasses free 3D. Some may find this to be a benefit, but most people are saying they'd rather spend more money then sacrifice these functions. I say that if you own an iPhone, then you should just throw out the Nintendo Gameboy all together and wait for anyone of these amazing new iOS 7 MiFi controllers to be released. Don’t get me wrong I think the Nintendo 2DS … [Read more...] about Nintendo 2DS Versus iOS7 Controllers
While we love Apple TV, we wanted to explore new technologies and help answer the question: Is the Google Chromecast HDMI Streaming Media Player worth it? Admittedly, I am not as gushing as many of the Apple fan girls and boys, but I totally dig my iPhone, iPad, and even my Apple TV. But these are just a few examples of how much we full on Nerdgasm over all things Apple. So when a product is released that throws a beat down on one our Apple products we figured we owe it to you to let you … [Read more...] about Is the Google Chromecast HDMI Streaming Media Player Worth it?
Widi is Intel’s innovative wireless display technology brought to you by Intel. It allows you to use a WiDi capable computer and device to stream content effortlessly to a TV screen. While this certainly isn’t new technology, being able to do it quickly and easily with integrated technology is something relatively new in the Windows world. You may not quite get what the big deal is? I mean, why on earth would you want to be able to stream your laptop screen to your TV? But just think about it … [Read more...] about Have You Heard of Intel WiDi Technology? It’s Like Airplay for PC!
As a nurse, long hours are all too common. With sometimes-mandatory overtime and staff shortages, nurses make up some of the hardest working professionals in the world. Being largely responsible for patient education, engagement, and satisfaction, many nurses are left to wonder how they can accomplish all that is expected of them. With mobile health, and applications on their phones and tablets, iTriage helps to ease nurses’ workflow. “Being on the frontlines of healthcare gives [nurses] the … [Read more...] about How Mobile is Helping Nurses Deliver Better Care
Guest Blogger: Scott Piro Mobile Health (“mHealth”), the use of mobile technology to deliver healthcare services and information, skyrocketed in 2012. 44 million health apps will have been downloaded by the end of the year (predicted to reach 142 million downloads by 2016), and consumers are now spending $700 million per year on these apps. There are over 10,000 health apps in the iTunes app store, the number of American using smartphones for health information grew from 61 million to 75 … [Read more...] about 5 Free Medical and Healthcare Apps
Laptops are becoming thinner and lighter every day. The Macbook Air started a mobile revolution when Apple created a notebook a little over 1/2 inch thick and weighing less than 2.5 lbs. No one can argue that these sleek and slim computers are attractive and desirable to own just on form factor alone. However, there are more than just aesthetic reasons to upgrade to an ultrabook. 1.Work on the Go It’s no secret that owning a notebook computer can help you be more productive by allowing you … [Read more...] about 8 Reasons Why You Should Own an Ultrabook
If you’re looking to dress up your iPhone for Halloween (or perhaps just change things up a bit), the following cases are for you! Halloween Designs iPhone Case "Scared Pumpkin" This “Scared Pumpkin” iPhone case will provide some protection and Halloween fun for your iPhone 4 or 4s in a clear hard case. Frankenstein Glow in the Dark Soft Case for iPhone Dress up your iPhone 4/4s in a Frankenstein Soft Case. As an added bonus it glows in the dark! Mummy Grow in Dark Case for … [Read more...] about 11 Costumes and Unique Cases for Your iPhone
There’s no denying that the iPhone 5 is the “tallest” thing to happen to iPhone since iPhone, but biggest? eh… I’d argue that the first iPhone was thicker and gaudier, and therefore “bigger”. But semantics aside, Apple did extend the screen of the iPhone, making it noticeably larger. But Apple's promotional videos lend themselves to parody quite easily. So without further delay, enjoy this spoof of the iPhone 5. The best iPhone 5 video parody on the web What do you think? Would an … [Read more...] about iPhone 5: It’s the Longest iPhone Yet [Parody]