Opinion

A Simple Search Can Get You Rewards…Bing Rewards

April 25, 2014
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How many times do you do an Internet search a day? Once? Ten times? Fifty? I probably am more in the higher end of this number count. With the luxury of Internet searches at our fingertips, we also have access to unlimited sources of information and entertainment. So while we essentially have a living encyclopedia […]

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Want to Dump your Smartphone Bill? Review of Scratch Wireless for Free Voice and Data Services

March 31, 2014
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Many people have smartphones and even more have cellular phones, but most of us are locked into lengthy contracts in order to get data and voice services. A relatively new company¬†launched in October of 2013, Scratch Wireless aims to provide smartphone services to those who don’t want contracts, but who also want to minimize the […]

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I’m Writing Tech News for You to Steal

January 20, 2014
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Yes, you read the title correctly, I am writing tech news articles for you to take, use and put your own name on, and photos and videos as well. Long live plagiarism! While everything that I have said is true, I do think it is important for me to clarify things a bit. The stuff […]

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“OnStar? I’d Like to Get a Tour of Detroit!” #ConnectedByOnStar Event

November 12, 2013
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Now I get it. Now I understand why so many people choose GM vehicles like Buick. It’s because these vehicles come equipped with OnStar. OnStar is like having your own personal, 24×7 co-pilot and concierge on-call.¬† For the past couple of days, I have been not only immersed within all things OnStar and Buick, but […]

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Is K-12 the Appropriate Place to Teach Children about Copyright Infringement? Huffington Post Live Interview

October 4, 2013
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I remember back in the 1980’s (ok I’m dating myself) when my friends and I used to make mix-tapes and music compilations and shared them amongst ourselves. It was a multi-hour process and we poured our creativity and thoughts into making the perfect tape. There was no thought in our minds about whether what we […]

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Weighing in on the Withings Smart Body Analyzer WS-50

October 4, 2013
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Recent advances in personal technology are allowing individuals and families to get better analysis of their health progress or lack there of. From wearable devices that track your movement to applications that help you set exercise goals, our society now has consumer tools that remove some of the mystery surrounding personal health. Withings is a […]

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Is Storage Trendy? Or Just Following a Technology Trend? Top Storage Trends

October 1, 2013
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Ok, I know. Talking about storage solutions or what the top storage trends are is not exactly the #1 topic on people’s minds. In fact, I would say that we all take storage for granted…that is, until we RUN OUT of storage or a hard drive crashes or our storage solution is incredibly slow. And, […]

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ODOYO Power+Shell EX iPhone 5 Battery Case is Almost Perfect

September 13, 2013
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A few weeks ago, I published a head-to-head review of four iPhone 5 battery cases (by Mophie, Belkin, MyCharge & XPAL Power). Each of these case+battery solutions had their own advantages (and disadvantages). Unfortunately, I didn’t get my hands on the ODOYO Power+Shell EX iPhone 5 battery case in time for that review, otherwise, it […]

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