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    10
    Points
    It would be nice if you carried the simple battery tester to test all type of batteries. Example A, AA, AAA, C, D, 9 Volt etc. A lot of times I feel l am throwing away good batteries because I don't have a battery tester. This would also help in troubleshooting problems.
    Posted by 05646276  to  Technology  on 1/29/2016
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  • VOTE
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    For the last month the log in on Quill has been "broken". Previously I could go to the website and be automatically logged in. About a month ago it automatically logged me out. After that every time I tried to log in it would say it didn't recognize my password. I would have to change the password and it would accept that until I closed the browser. The next time I opened the browser I would have to change my password to get in again. This was still true as of yesterday. I figured out that I could "change" my password to the same one it already was... and it would take it... and let me log in. (Yes... link to email... reset password... reset it to the same password... password "changed"... and I was logged in.)
    My suggestion... is to fix the log in glitch. :)
    Posted by Becky  to  Technology  on 12/23/2014
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  • VOTE
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    Points
    I produce a reasonably high numbers of optical discs as deliverables for data to clients.  I would like to be able to buy lightscribe capable cd/dvd and maybe even blue ray disc blanks from you. 
    Posted by James Burden  to  Technology  on 6/26/2015
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  • VOTE
    50
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    Quill should make a way for people who are unemployed to make money
    Posted by tabithasinks  to  Technology  on 6/26/2015
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  • VOTE
    40
    Points
    I want a quill pen that's also a flash drive and a stylus; add a headphone jack/mp3 player capabilities, and you have a tool everyone would want.
    Posted by laurelnev  to  Technology  on 6/26/2015
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  • VOTE
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    I would love to see a device that you can put in or attach to the pool that will email or text you letting you know when chemicals are needed to be added or PH levels change.
    Posted by pvaz104  to  Technology  on 6/26/2015
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  • VOTE
    30
    Points
    Quill should begin selling electronics to help boost their sells to become more competitive with their competition; i.e. tablets, cell phones and even t.v's. Your competitors do the same so expand your inventory which in turn will expand your territory.  Technology is growing fast and so should you.
    Posted by KLG40  to  Technology  on 11/13/2015
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  • VOTE
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    It would be nice to see more Apple products and accessories for Apple products. I'm impressed with what Quill offers but would love to see more. Also, would like to see more Starbucks brand K-Cups.
    Posted by Classic Chevy  to  Technology  on 11/13/2015
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  • VOTE
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    Points
    1. Cold fusion is a hypothetical type of nuclear reaction that would occur at, or near, room temperature, compared with temperatures in the millions of degrees that are required for "hot" fusion, which takes place naturally within stars.
    Posted by Jim Stenson  to  Technology  on 6/27/2015
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  • VOTE
    20
    Points
    Every year when the Holidays roll around we find ourselves struggling to put lights up and then only having to take them down a few weeks later. What if there was a way to create a divice that made it so you only had to put the lights up once. At the end of these string of lights would be a dial that you can change to get different colors for different seasons this way you never have to take them down and your house is festive all year round!!
    Posted by 1047_  to  Technology  on 6/28/2015
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  • VOTE
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    One day, my teacher wasn't at school. We had come to learn that she had a stroke and that would prohibit her from coming to school sooner. When she did come back, she told us that if it weren't for her husband , she wouldn't be here, or have a more successful recovery. Her husband remembered the four symptoms of stroke that have an acronym named: FAST (check their face: to see if it droops, test their arms: to see if one or both of them are completely weak/limp, speech: see if they slur or talk indecently, and last: time--make sure if you recognize these symptoms to take them as quickly as you can to a hospital). I'm so thankful for her husband and what he did, but surely not everyone knows when their loved ones are to suffer from a stroke; that's why it would be good for people who have a high risk for strokes (confirmed by a doctor), because of some factors such as: genetics, obesity, high oil/fat food intake, and such to also be taken care of! With the help of a stroke detector and signaller (it could be placed as a watch around the arm and to be taken with patient as much as they could afford), if the patient is suffering a stroke, the device would beep and automatically speed dial others if they're alone or in the presence of negligent or unattending others.
    Posted by cuwandu  to  Technology  on 6/27/2015
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  • VOTE
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    Points
    Would  be great to see additions to the Apple line of products. Great apple products teamed with Quill's great service is a win win. 
    Posted by Mark R  to  Technology  on 6/27/2015
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  • VOTE
    20
    Points
    Giving a mouse pad the ability to charge your wireless mouse, therefore eliminating the batteries
    Posted by Bbalkchick8_40  to  Technology  on 6/26/2015
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  • VOTE
    20
    Points
    A button on the tv that makes the remote beep when its lost. 
    Posted by Mom4four  to  Technology  on 6/26/2015
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  • VOTE
    20
    Points
    Make A wireless hairdryer
    Posted by Mittens  to  Technology  on 6/26/2015
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  • VOTE
    20
    Points
    My Order history still has old orders showing processing .Wish the website would update.
    Posted by grandma2  to  Technology  on 6/26/2015
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  • VOTE
    20
    Points
    reduces inflamation
    Posted by slickchris  to  Technology  on 6/27/2015
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  • VOTE
    10
    Points
    I hate turning to plug in my cellphone charger to my cell phone at night or in the dark. It would great to have a light that turns on when you charge your cellphone.
    Posted by trinketgyspy  to  Technology  on 6/29/2015
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  • VOTE
    10
    Points
    It would be great if you could plug something into a 3.5mm audio jack that wous then be able to connect to wireless headphones or another bluetooth device. For example, in a car you might have a spot for the 3.5mm jack but you want to play music on your phone via Bluetooth but your vehicle isnt equipped to do that. This way there are no more cords!
    Posted by hnmqn5  to  Technology  on 6/29/2015
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  • VOTE
    10
    Points
    Getting rid of the use name and password hassle and getting a way to sync the ACCTS through devices??
    Posted by Tristalynn  to  Technology  on 6/29/2015
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