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TECHNOLOGY TIPS - BUY ME ONCE
Every once in a while I come across an interesting website that I feel compelled to share with everyone. Let me tell you about BuyMeOnce . According to the website, BuyMeOnce finds and promotes products that don't break the bank, don't break the Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - NEW NOISE CANCELLING TECHNOLOGY
I know, I know, there's always something new on the horizon. These particular earbuds,though, have some really great possibility. The way noise cancelling technology works is actually quite interesting. Essentially, the technology produces a sound Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - GET ON THE DO NOT CALL LIST
I've had all my numbers on the Do Not Call list for some time now. Although, over the holidays and into this year I saw an uptick in the number of unwanted calls I was receiving so I did a little digging into why this was happening. Here are some Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - TECH PREDICTIONS FOR THE NEXT 5 YEARS
So let's recap a little first before we talk about the future. The iPad , Kickstarter and Square were in their infancy stages a mere five years ago. Thinking back to those three now technology giants, it really does give a lot credence to the possibilities Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - NEW TECH FOR THE BLIND
There are times when interesting and breakthrough technology comes along. This particular tech is the first breakthrough in 15 years. Allow me to introduce you to Dot Incorporation . They are headed by Eric Ju Yook Kim who was inspired by a fellow student Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - TAKE A GREAT PHOTO THIS HOLIDAY SEASON
In my family we celebrate Christmas and of course tons of photos get taken. If you celebrate this holiday and come from a large family, it's a challenge for everyone to get together so pictures are a great way to share the day when apart. Now I'm Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - ARE YOU READY FOR 5G?
Most people have a smart phone or at lease a mobile phone here in the United States. We have become dependent upon the speeds and bandwidth available to our devices, more and more requiring stronger cell phone carriers. So you first understand, the "G" Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - STAYING ON THE GRID
There is new technology coming out pretty much all the time but this latest technology is quite interesting and serves a very unique purpose. It's called goTenna and is specifically for when you know you'll be off-grid but still want to be connected. Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - DROPBOX CHANGES INCLUDING EDITING YOUR PDF DOCUMENTS
Last month, Adobe and Dropbox created a partnership to assist with the usage of PDF documents within Dropbox. During that time, you could make edits to your PDF documents on your desktop while working in the Dropbox file. It would then automatically save Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - THE LATEST IN CHARGING TECHNOLOGY
I've seen some solar powered chargers which are great for when you'll be out of touch with grounded electricity. These are great for hiking, long road trips, etc. Over this weekend, I saw a new product on the market called the thingCHARGER . The Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - COULD CASSETTES BE COMING BACK?
I'm a little old school at times so when I found out that cassettes are making a comeback I had to investigate this a little more. As someone who grew up during the time when you created your own mix tape from multiple tapes or direct from the radio, Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - PANDORA VENTURES INTO PODCASTS
As you may or may not know, Pandora is a free internet radio you can hear on your computer or mobile device. For a paid subscription, you can listen to commercial free radio. You can search for a genre of music, specific band, or song. Pandora starts Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - INTERNATIONAL FREELANCING
Have you ever thought about being a remote worker full time? There is a fascinating program called Remote Year . Through this program you can travel with up to 75 professionals from all over the world. You'll spend one month in 12 different cities Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - PAY IT FORWARD WITH SNEAKY CARDS
You may have heard of the movie called Pay It Forward with Kevin Spacey, Helen Hunt and Hale Joel Osment. The premise of the movie is to make the world a better place by doing a good deed for three other people with the expectation that each one of those Read More...
TECHNOLOGY TIPS - ALL YOU NEED TO DO IS PAUSE
With how life works these days, we are increasingly influenced by the use of our smart phones. I use mine as a calendar, phone, email, search engine, fitness tracker, and even an alarm clock. With every chime I hear it's like a Pavlovian response Read More...