The Top 6 Things You Need to Go Back to School: the College Kid Edition
Introducing TrackR’s Newest Feature: Alexa Integration
It’s that time of year again and you need to get your child ready to go back to school!
Sometimes our busy lives can cause us to misplace things more often than we would like. This is especially true for items that are shared within the family, like the TV remote or car keys. Wouldn’t it be easier if every member of the family could help in the search for these easily misplaced items?
See how else you can make a difference just by choosing two wheels instead of four!
Saving money, shedding pounds and reducing pollution is as easy as...riding a bike!
Few things are smarter than easily saving time and energy, so it's no wonder that Amazon's Alexa technology and fund would take interest in backing the device that lets you find your missing items in seconds.
Aside from being a great provider, a faithful supporter and an all-in-one teacher, jokester and motivator, Mom is also fantastic at doing something better than anyone else: finding our stuff.
Time is money, and let’s be honest - we could all use little more of both of these things. When it comes to convenience, we tend to err on the side of quick and easy (of course), but sometimes that quick fix is costly to one of our greatest joys - the environment!
Life looks so much better on a Pinterest board, doesn’t it? We can get lost in a plethora of well-designed bedrooms, sultry meals and themed crafts, gifts and party bags.
Allegedly the funniest day of the year, April Fool’s Day looms later this week, and despite housing some of the most intelligent products on the market, we decided it was a good opportunity to throw it back to some of our favorite pranks.
According to Bauer, “The philosophy of creating powerful relationships and inspiring experiences for our friends, colleagues, and families at Royce is how we ensure this gift will continue to last for the future generations to come.”
To even think that we’ve hit the pinnacle of the IoT (Internet of Things) is ridiculous.What does it take to be considered a key player within such an occupied and desirable place?
According to Jessica Chin’s article released in Huffington Post, it appears that students at Boston University are emptying their pockets into more than just their school fees. In fact, it seems that it’s their pockets that are disappearing altogether.
When it comes to start-ups, crowdfunding is often a top resource for bringing in both money and customers. The solution does not exist entirely in simply running a campaign, however, even when it seems to perform well.
Before the days of recharging, rewiring or refurbishing your favorite electronics, there was some small print that came alongside certain products in order to make them more or less attractive: Batteries (not) included).
All healthy relationships take work. While no two are exactly alike, fostering something that grows, flourishes and evolves is no easy feat.
Time is money, right? When it comes to car keys, it turns out that the price tag is a lot more than you might think.
From famous political leaders to unassuming figures, the power of words can make, break and change lives. This Valentine’s Day, reflect on the types of speech that has impacted your position on life, on love and on language.
Romantic Comedies (or Rom Coms for short), dazzle the movie and television sets with tempered love stories, each involving a different twist. From humorous failed relationships to life after marriage, each scripted scene resonates with a viewer in some shape or form.
Aside from the candy-coated and heart-decorated aisles of every convenience, grocery and retail store, there is said to be significance behind February 14th, but the holiday’s history seems to have some conflicting versions.
As previewed at CES, TrackR is intent on saving you from the mundane and deprecating search for your precious things by implementing the “Works with TrackR” program.
Four days, 35 hours, 400 square feet and some sore feet and legs later, the TrackR team has officially finished our stint at the Consumer Electronics Show of 2016, and we’re ready to roll into the new year with post-CES glow and a few recaps about our exciting new stuff!
For the most part, as a consumer-based society, smartphones seem to be our most utilized and constant mode of technology. That means, however, that we often prefer innovative gizmos and gadgets to somehow connect, pair or incorporate with our phones.
From stringing popcorn to watching the classics, ‘tis the season to relive, revive or simply begin traditions. Here at TrackR, no two holidays traditions look the same, but we want to share our spirit with you!
Even as a Southern California Native, I can feel the holiday season in the air. Sure the sun is shining, the temperature is in the 70s and the closest thing to a rain or snowdrop is my leaky faucet, but nonetheless, my holiday spirit feels ready and free.
Nothing is more frustrating than the unreasonable realization that you cannot locate something you just had - merely seconds/minutes/hours ago. What are those pesky mysteries though?
TrackR is thrilled for Black Friday deals - offering Free devices with each exclusive package! We are eager to participate in a retail-sale day that is widely recognized, but how exactly did Black Friday come about?
I can vividly remember coming home after school as a 12-year-old and watching my mother discover that some of our family’s most prized possessions were gone.
In September, Royle Family actor, Ricky Tomlinson, experienced separation anxiety when his keys vanished between the time he set them on a pub counter, stepped away (likely to use the restroom) and came back mere minutes later.
The Team at TrackR has just raised a Series A round led by Brad Feld at Foundry Group.
TrackR consistently keeps your keys from being left behind at the gas station, but the actual gas prices are much more unpredictable. Hybrids and electric cars generally serve as top fuel-efficient contenders, but other vehicles that may surprise you as well.
TrackR is here to end your search for your lost items, no matter where you’re traveling to or from, but these are some of the toughest cities to navigate through.
No matter how you choose to section off or utilize your living room, it is important that you keep it tidy and organized, especially if it serves the purpose of being your place of reprieve.
Luggage costs time and money these days. Regardless of the airline, convenience is lost when having to go through the long processes many airlines require when checking, so here's some tips and tricks for keeping your packing to carry-ons only.
Gone are the days when mornings consisted of leisurely sipping your home-ground and brewed coffee while dissecting the many sections of the newspaper at the kitchen table. These sources are great modalities to keep you informed, while still taking your precious time into consideration.
I have lost numerous pairs of earrings, bags and sweaters throughout years of putting something down and forgetting to pick it back up. Why?
Looking to relocate with your best companion? Check out the top dog-friendly cities who understand the importance of keeping your four-legged roommate active and accepted. No matter where you are, keep your dog safe and secure with TrackR Bravo and its waterproof case!
Don’t let living easy on a Sunday morning only be a distant dream. Whether you’re gearing up to restart your week or relishing in the end of it, enjoy your caffeine fix by turning your coffee cup into one of these tasty treats without ever leaving the comfort of your home.
What do your grocery shopping habits say about you? See which of these behaviors you relate to and what it says about more than just how and when you roll down the aisles to stock your refrigerator.
What’s a fashion show without a runway full of long, lanky models displaying the latest and greatest garments? If you’re Best Buy Canada, the answer is a wearable technology fashion show.
While one of the most endearing elements of a road trip is the lack of a specific agenda or known outings, there are things that you want to plan ahead of time before you hit the open road. TrackR is teaming up with Automatic in order to save time and money on your next road trip.
Feeling safe is one of the most important attributes anything or anyone can provide us when it comes to traveling. We are automating advancements to catch cabs and map out routes quickly and efficiently, but what good are these travel perks if we can’t provide the most important element - safety?
Football season is upon us, which means Sundays are full of food, television and friends. Do you love hosting games, but hate spending the extra cash? Here are some great tips for tuning in with a crowd while keeping both your guests and wallet happy.
The start of school is upon us, and whether you’re leading the classroom or trudging back to a desk, now is the time to ensure you are ready to go. Rather than sulk in those summertime blues, use these five tips to help you prepare for your return.
A quick overview of how Facebook is using Bluetooth Low Energy iBeacon technology to enhance your Facebook experience.
If you are a new hw startup, creating retail packaging for the first time can be a daunting task. There is a lot to consider and a lot of places where the process can go astray. Here is the process we took when designing the TrackR bravo retail packaging.
So now that you've launched your crowd funding project, what happens next? It's time to manufacture your product!
Summer is in full swing! Go out, take advantage of the warm weather and make the most of your summer before it comes to an end! Here is a list of 10 things you need to put on your summer bucket list!
Here are just a few of the ways TrackR can help you as a parent manage your busy life, and save you time and potential frustration.
By knowing that your belongings are safe and secure this summer season, you can focus on what really matters -- relaxing and having fun! Here are 5 places that TrackR will come in handy this summer.
We've all heard of bluetooth, but what is it exactly, and how does it work?
Okay - so you know what Crowdfunding is (It’s raising Funds from a Crowd, DUH!), but what does that mean for small business, startups, and Innovators?
Crowd GPS is a innovative alternative to traditional GPS and offers customers a subscription free way to locate and recover lost or stolen items such as bikes, pets, and more.