I Like Android, But I Have A Gripe…

I've been a long time Android user - approximately four years now since moving off of a feature phone, and using an iPod touch for my media consumption and apps. I've been mostly happy with Android, especially the latest revisions (Ice Cream Sandwich, Jelly Bean, and Kit Kat). So maybe this is less to do… Continue reading I Like Android, But I Have A Gripe…

RIP Steve Jobs 1955 – 2011

My New Nook

I hope the New Year is treating everyone well. As you can tell, I sort of took the Holidays off from blogging. For Christmas, my wife got me the Barnes & Noble Nook Wi-Fi, and I am enjoying it thoroughly.  I like e-ink as it is easier on the eyes than a backlit LCD display, especially… Continue reading My New Nook

Droid X: Some Things Are Worth Waiting For

I promised to post my thoughts on my new Droid X. One reason it's taken me so long to post is that the first unit I received was actually defective. It had a problem where the touchscreen had intermittent responsiveness, and I often would not be able to tap to do anything. Long story short,… Continue reading Droid X: Some Things Are Worth Waiting For

Droid X Is On Order…

I'll be sure to post my thoughts, comments, etc...

iWars: iPod vs. Zune

I got a kick out of this one... fun stuff. (Full Disclosure: I do own a first gen iPod Touch, that I really like. I have no experience with the Zune, so I'm not in a position to compare the two - in other words, this is NOT meant to start any flame wars.)

SawStop: Electrical current = Safety

One usually doesn't think of standard tools in the shop as high on the list of "techy gadgets" but one tool is using a pretty neat technology to help improve safety. SawStop has table saws on the market that if any part of the user's body comes in contact with the blade, the saw instantly… Continue reading SawStop: Electrical current = Safety