Top Deals for Black Friday Shopping
Black Friday - so named because it's that magical day of the year when retailers go from a Loss on the balance sheet to a Gain ("back in the black" as they say) - is nearly upon us. Frenzied deal seekers are packing up their tents, hot mitts, and thermoses to settle in for predictably long waits outside the stores.
And while that seems insane, so do some of these deals they're going...
Special Opportunity: Win 1 of 10 Fujifilm Instax Cameras!Sponsored
We talk a lot about trends here on ChickAdvisor. And as we all strive to be fashion-forward, some of our favourite inspirations come from looking back. From authentic vintage to reimagined retro styles, we’re practically obsessed with old-school glamour and nostalgia.
That’s why the Fujifilm Instax Mini 50S camera
caught my interest right away. It delivers all the...
We Love Fridays: AE+Y Aesir Phone
This is the AE+Y Aesir phone. It's gorgeous, isn't it? Usually for a 'We Love Fridays' we'll go with an crazy expensive gorgeous pair of heels but this week, I felt like something a little different and I just recently heard about this new phone. The AE+Y phone is made to last, a surprising fact for any piece of technology these days. In fact, each piece of the phone is...
Cell Phones and You: What You Need to Know
There I was, 22 years old, a recent graduate, a busy gal interning with a few different companies and I’m still carrying a flip phone. Not even like a cool flip phone. An old school, President’s Choice cell phone. You didn’t even know President’s Choice had cell plans- did you? Well, they do and it’s super embarrassing to take out your lame flip phone at events or parties and have...
5 Songs on My Workout Soundtrack
When someone asks me what type of music I like, I usually say "anything that's good". That's the only way I can sum up my taste in music. I will blast Hilary Duff on the same day I rock out to old school LL Cool J, classic Springsteen or Rascal Flatts.
For the gym, I pick a playlist of songs with a good beat that keep me motivated to move. Here is what's on my current...
Geek On: 5 New Digital Cameras
Whether you're ready to finally join the 21st Century and ditch your 35mm camera or just due for an upgrade, check out our picks for the newest digital cameras this summer: Kid-Friendly
: Canon PowerShot D10
12.1MP ($349.99CAD) is waterproof, shockproof, and freezeproof! Tech Savvy
: Nikon Coolpix S3000
12.0MP ($159.95CAD) - this latest model allows for full shooting control with the 3.0"...
What's New in MP3 Players
The days of walkmans and cd players are long gone, as the world of mp3 players takes over. And now... they play a lot more than just mp3s.
- 32 GB of memory
- 5" touchscreen
- built-in speakers
- Wi-Fi and Bluetooth capabilities
You won't just be listening to music, you'll be surfing the web, watching videos, and playing games.
In case you haven't heard, Facebook recently changed their privacy settings to allow various websites (of their choosing) access to your personal information.
As a result of this change, it appears that people are scrambling to delete their accounts
. How do I know? Go ahead and start typing "How do I…" into Google.
Google Suggest, the drop-down box that offers suggested search query...
Does Twitter Make You Stupid?
So muses an opinion on CNBC.com
this morning. The idea is that moving rapidly from one subject or task to the next, the shift from deep introspective thinking to gleaning just the crucial information, is bad for your overall brain function.
Naturally, no scientific studies exist to support this theory. However, I have wondered lately about this, as Tweeting seems to be a vehicle for a lot of people...
Gadget Geek: 5 Top Tech Products
These days “Techy” or not, it’s difficult NOT to get sucked into the world of the Gadget. But with the mind boggling array of Cameras, Camcorders and GPS systems to choose from, it’s enough to make even the pros want to run away from Best Buy clutching their credit card tight! Skeptical shoppers rejoice – because we’ve broken down the 5 hottest new products on the market, telling you...