Top 5 tools for back to school that can make college life easier

Back to school toolsIt’s that time of year again to start getting your school supplies together for the next year. You know what you need… or do you? Notebooks? Check. Computer? Check. Index cards, calculator, erasers? Check, check, check. Besides the usual list of backpack essentials, there are other supplies that will help you get through the year and that can put you ahead of, well, yourself. Sometimes it’s those items that aren’t obvious that can be the most helpful. Check out these top 5 tools for back to school that can make college life easier, and after you’ve added them to your stash, go ahead and pat yourself on the back. You deserve it. Read more

Microsoft Surface tablet release date is here: Specs, cost, and how it measures up

With all the new technology being released lately, your head is probably spinning. Unless you haven’t turned on a television in the last few months, then you already know that Microsoft is entering into the tablet market, and the media is abuzz over the Microsoft Surface tablet release date. Starting on October 17, consumers could pre-order the tablet. And, obviously, those interested snatched up the opportunity, seeing as how the lowest priced Surface is already on backorder. But don’t worry, you can still place orders or head to stores starting today to try and get your hands on them. The question is, do you want to? Read more