Recent Blog Posts

  • Top 10 essentials for back to school

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    I don’t know how to break it to you, but the start of the school year is only a month away. I know, Betty boring here, but whether you like it or not if there’s a person in your household that calls you “mom” or “dad” and they’re under the age of 18, you need to start thinking about back to school supplies. Good news is Future Shop has everything you need for your kids and I’m not talking “calculators” or “printers” only (though they have them too). Read more to find out what the top 10 essentials needed for any student can be found in Future Shop.

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  • Best laptops for Back to School

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    Being productive in school usually requires having the right tools and resources to get things done, and a good, dependable laptop is among the most important. Choice is great, but when you have so many to choose from, it takes a little homework to figure out which one would be the best fit for you and your needs. I look at some that I think would be good starting points.

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  • Review: Philips Hue can transform your home’s lighting

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    The very concept of a connected light bulb is one that might surprise you, but it’s an intriguing part of a connected and automated home. Philips Hue is a set of connected LEDs that can light up a room with any colour or shade in the gamut, literally changing the look and mood inside. Being able to control them from your phone or tablet makes the whole experience all the more convenient, but how much better does it get when you can go further?

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  • Pet supplies galore at Future Shop!

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    I was really excited when I heard Future Shop is now carrying pet supplies.  Curious about what’s available online and in stores, I rushed to check out the selection, and was really pleased to find there’s a tonne of options for your cat or dog. There’s pet grooming, toys, snacks and treats, food dishes, collars and leashes, as well as beds and scratching posts. Basically anything you need to make you and your pet really happy. I’ve got some great starter suggestions for you. They are so great you’ll be begging for more! ( And do I have more dog puns?  Of course I do!)

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  • Four Dorm Room Hacks for the Upcoming School Year!

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    There may be nothing as daunting and exciting as moving away from home and into a dorm to start college or university. I think that most students quickly realize how good they've had it at mom and dad's house when they throw open the door to their new digs and see two twin beds and two desks crammed into a small space with little room for much else. And that's why I'm about to try and help all of you soon to be post-secondary students out with my version of a few dorm room hacks--regular everyday items that have dual or multiple purposes to save you time, space, and generally promote efficiency for the next stage of your life! Read on to see the products and their uses!

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