Technology

articles about new and upcoming technology

  • Using Modern Technology in The Wilderness

    It’s said that during both Gulf Wars the US military blocked commercial GPS, but in fact this was known as selective availability to confuse the enemy, which luckily wasn’t the case during our road trip to the north of Argentina last week, where we met no enemies whatsoever, thankfully. I mention this little nugget of […]

  • 5 Crazy or Cool Items on Amazon

    Sometimes when I get bored I’ll surf the web to look at some the ridiculous things that are for sale out there. Recently I signed up for Amazon Prime and was checking out their daily deals. A customer gave me a $50.00 gift card and I guess you could say it is burning a hole […]

  • Best Ever Tech Related Fun Images

    A picture is worth a thousand words! I only write about my personal experiences and I seem to running out of them. I’m still fixing computers of course but it seems mostly to be the same old, same old. So this time I’m just going to post some of my favorite pictures from sources like […]

  • Samsung Family HUB – SuperFridge!

    Samsung Family Hub – the smartest smart fridge ever Now if you are into technology like me you have probably heard of the CES (Consumer Electronics Show). The 2016 CES featured some amazing new technology for us consumers. With so many cool gadgets and appliances, I had to focus on one. The “One” (a little […]

  • Fitbit Blaze Giving Apple Watch Some Competition

    New Fitbit Blaze, due to launch in March 2016, now available for pre-order. When I say Fitbit, does the name ring a bell? There are so many wearable fitness trackers out there and Fitbit is just one of them. However, Fitbit also happens to be the leading market sharer in its field. I’ll bet you […]

  • Time to Set Tech Goals for 2016

    With the end of another year upon us, it’s time to close the books on 2015 and look forward to 2016. Will there be New Year’s resolutions made only to see them not make it past the first week of 2016? Most of the time we make resolutions about self-improvement or self-control with the occasional […]

  • 10 Best Tech Gifts for Your Christmas 2015

    Christmas is almost here so it is time to find that perfect tech gift. We all know it’s a pain to find that perfect gift for the techie in your life. If not for them for yourself. The time it takes to search through all those stores or even online can just suck. Especially when […]

  • Sony Announces the Death of Betamax (Finally)

    Forty years after their introduction, Sony has announced that it will no longer produce Betamax tapes after March 2016.   Currently, the tapes are only produced and sold in Japan. Introduced in 1975, the Betamax format was on its way to becoming the industry standard until the appearance of JVC’s Video Home System (VHS) format a year […]