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New Car Technology: What to Expect in 2015

It’s a new year, and that means it’s time to think about how our lives could look different over the course of the next 12 months. One of the largest areas of change may be in our everyday commute. If you’re looking for a new vehicle in 2015, keep your eye out for technological advances […]

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The Future of Car Technology

It’s interesting to imagine how technology will advance and change our world in the coming years. The automotive industry is one of the most compelling areas of technological progress. What will the car of the future look like? How will it differ from those on the road today? Check out some of the industry features […]

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What Will Banking Look Like in The Next 20 Years?

Twenty years ago, being “online” was a pretty new concept. Since then, the World Wide Web has evolved by leaps and bounds — as has the world of online savings. Today, you don’t need to step into an actual brick-and-mortar bank — or even up to an ATM — to see balances, transfer money between […]

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Your Connected Summer: gdgt’s Marc Perton Talks the Summer’s Hottest Tech

For the new Ally Bank series, Summer Well Spent, we’re bringing you a variety of ways in which you can spend your time and money wisely to ensure you’re making the most of your summer days. In this installment, we look at technology and the role it can play in your summer. Technology these days […]

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How Technology Is Changing The Way We Live and Think

Whether you like it or not, the digital revolution is here. And if you need some convincing, consider these stats compiled by NowSourcing and published on Mashable: As of 2012, there are approximately 2,405,518,376 Internet users in the world, which represents a 566.4 percent increase since 2000.   72 hours of video are uploaded to […]

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5 Apps to Help You Save Money by Going Green

It’s not so easy being green. Whether your intentions are to save money, better the earth or both, becoming more eco-friendly takes some effort. Luckily, there’s an app for that. Quite a few, in fact. Here are five that we suggest you look at if you want to power up your commitment to the environment […]

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The Dos and Don’ts of Buying Electronics

Tens of thousands of people made the annual pilgrimage to Las Vegas last week to get a glimpse of the latest in gear and gadgetry at the Consumer Electronics Show. Some of the shiny new equipment debuting there could very well make it onto your shopping lists in the months to come. If you do […]

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4 Free Mobile Apps For Managing Your Finances

Do you manage your money with your mobile phone? More than one in five mobile phone users have used their device to access their bank accounts in the past year, according to the Federal Reserve — and twice as many plan to use mobile banking at some point. Ally customers can enjoy the benefits of […]

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What to Do With Old Electronics?

If you’re like most people, you probably have some old electronics lying around your home that you no longer use. Perhaps it’s an old laptop or CD player that’s been in the back of your closet ever since you upgraded to a new model, or new technology. Or maybe it’s an alarm clock or mobile […]

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5 Must-Have Apps for the Financially Savvy Gourmet

Cooking at home can be a great way to stay healthy and save money. And like so many things, it’s made even easier by modern technology. Here, we look at five must-have apps for the financially savvy gourmet, to help you make the most of your time in the grocery aisle and your kitchen. 1. […]