About Missy Kellor

Missy works on the Corporate Communications team and reports stories to TDS employees and customers. This is right up her alley because she’s an extrovert and also a big fan of research (really, she’ll look up just about anything that strikes her interest). Missy is a native of Madison, Wis. with an undergraduate in Anthropology and a master’s degree in Life Sciences Journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her interest in the Internet as a mass media shaped her work towards a PhD in Journalism and Mass Communications. She’s also worked as an editorial assistant, copywriter, and production artist. In her off hours, Missy is a crafter, Pinterest addict, reader, wife, and mom of two kids. You can find Missy on G+ and on Twitter.
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Friday tech news roundup

This week two kid-tacking devices made the news, read about new smartphone remote that does a lot more than just allow you to take better selfies, get the scoop on the officially-announced FitBit Force and HP Chromebook 11, learn what's new on the latest Kindle Paperwhite ereader, and check out a truly touchy-feely 3-D touchscreen.
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Nest announces Protect smoke/CO alarm

You know how last week I told you about the new Nest smoke detector rumors out there? Well, they’re all true. Today, Nest Labs officially announced their new Protect smoke detectors and they look pretty awesome. Protect is way more than just a smoke detector and is taking the term "connected home" to a whole new level.
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Friday tech news roundup

Breaking news today: voice actress Susan Bennett is the voice of Siri. Plus,will Scribd be the Netflix of books?, find out what's coming soon for FitBit, get reviews of the new Kindle Fire HDX and Galaxy Note 2014, check out videos of some creepy robotic tech, and take a peek at few tech gadgets coming soon.
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Amazing starship comparison chart

Have you seen the starship comparison chart going around the Internet this week? If you’re a sci-fi geek you should… more...
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Friday tech news roundup

It’s been the week of the tablet—both Microsoft and Amazon announced new offerings. Also this week: Nest Labs may be revolutionizing another mundane home tech device, Evernote and 3M are pairing up to digitize sticky notes, the first edition of D&D gets re-released, see the latest cutting-edge tech products to help the disabled, plus get some tips of the week.
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What you’re missing on channel 1

When’s the last time you visited channel 1 on your TDS TV? If you haven’t checked it out, this is… more...
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TDS One-A-Week Blood Donor Club saves nearly 1,100 lives

Image: American Red CrossDid you know one blood donation will help save three people’s lives? Last year, the 112 TDS… more...
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Giveaway alert: Engadget is giving away 3 Nest thermostats!

I spotted a Nest thermostat giveaway on the interweb over my lunch hour—Engadget is giving away 3 thermostats (courtesy of… more...
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Friday tech news roundup

In the news this week: redesigned Bing, an HP laptop with gesture control, graphene—the most amazing substance you might not… more...
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In the news: How Siri found its voice

Image: appadvice.comIf you’ve ever wondered where Siri’s voice came from, this article is for you (or, if you’re a total… more...
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