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Advancements of Bluetooth Technology

Advancements of Bluetooth Technology

| June 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Cellphone technology has come very far in the last few decades. In 1990, a mere two million mobile phones were sold in the United States as opposed to about 1.8 billion today. That same year, the first cellphone call was made using Second Generation digital technology. While monstrous in size compared to today’s devices, these […]

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Which Smartphone (Operating System) Is Right For You?

Which Smartphone (Operating System) Is Right For You?

| June 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Making the leap from traditional phones to smartphones is a life-changing experience. Seriously. Huffington Post reports that 84 percent of people polled said they couldn’t go a single day without their phones. They’re handy, they’re convenient and they’re able to do almost anything you could want. They browse the web, take photos and communicate with […]

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Mother’s Day Tech Gifts Perfect For Mom

Mother’s Day Tech Gifts Perfect For Mom

| April 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Moms are geeks too. Mother’s Day is quickly approaching, so it’s time to take a look at this year’s tech recommendations that would make the perfect Mother’s Day gift for Mom. We’ve compiled several geek recommendations for Mother’s Days below to help mom relax, enjoy herself, and help get her organized. Top Five Mother’s Day […]

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Near Field Communication: Pay By Smartphone Next Big Thing?

Near Field Communication: Pay By Smartphone Next Big Thing?

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

If you’ve seen stickers at your gas station or grocery store windows that offer to let you “pay with your phone,” you’ve discovered the next generation of payment technology: Near Field Communication, or NFC. The prospect goes both ways: it could be more convenient to lose the wallet and simply carry your phone, but it […]

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The Galaxy Note 2 Can Replace Your Computer

The Galaxy Note 2 Can Replace Your Computer

| December 16, 2012 | 3 Comments

The Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is all the rage in the phone industry. But did you know the immense power of this phone can also allow it to be used as a full-fledged computer? Watch this video and take note of the live desktop wallpaper. The specs on the Galaxy Note 2 are pretty impressive: […]

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Choosing The Correct USB Hub

Choosing The Correct USB Hub

| September 21, 2012 | 3 Comments

This one is a bit of a pet peeve of mine.  To the casual computer user, utilizing a USB hub would probably consist of plugging in a thumb drive or two into it.  Considering a thumb drive or two will not require all that much power, not more is needed.  What about larger devices like […]

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Windows 8 Future Tech:  Convertibles are In

Windows 8 Future Tech: Convertibles are In

| September 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

This season, the Computex show in Taipei, Taiwan was the place for major tech manufacturers to showcase their upcoming products. Jim Wong, chairman of Acer, said “the next couple of years will see continual refinement of products running Microsoft’s new operating system. This will be particularly noticeable in the market for convertibles — a relatively […]

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Let’s Talk About Tablets: MID M1050 Android 4.0

Let’s Talk About Tablets: MID M1050 Android 4.0

| July 18, 2012 | 13 Comments

In this segment we will go over the MID M1050 10.1″ Android 4.0 tablet.  Being an extremely cheap, supposedly low end, run of the mill tablet, it out performs my expectations tremendously.  Sporting a 10.1″ touchscreen does make it a bit bigger but no more incumbering that a normal sized tablet or small netbook.  It […]

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Nexus 7:  iPad or Hybrid eReader?

Nexus 7: iPad or Hybrid eReader?

| July 12, 2012 | 2 Comments

Amid the many headlines this week, Google is rumored to release their new Nexus7 tablet, by mid to late July.  Google has partnered with the steadily climbing brand of ASUS. The past success of Amazon’s Kindle Fire has given Google hope that the small screen, inexpensive tablet market is one worth jumping into. Anyone who has […]

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Emergency Tech Bag

Emergency Tech Bag

| April 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

It’s happened to us all: You pack your bags for that weekend getaway or a last minute business trip only to realize in horror upon arrival that you forgot that one cable or gadget that makes everything else work. What’s a geek to do? We have compiled suggestions for an emergency geek backpack any respectable […]

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