Getting and staying fit has is important to live an healthy and full life. Some of the best health and fitness apps for Android can help you on that path by giving you to the tools you need to be accountable for your exercise, food choices, and lifestyle. Many people desire to get fit purely for vanity. There are are also those who do so because they wish to be healthier overall, and looking better is just a bonus. Then there are those who seek the mind-body approach and consider meditation … [Read more...] about 4 of the Best Health and Fitness Apps for Android
Nerds are funny people. Most of us genuinely appreciate any kind gesture that is bestowed upon us, especially a Christmas gift. However, since we're nerds, we definitely know our tech so if you plan on buying something digital for a special geek in your life, you need to make sure you getting quality nerd gear. You wouldn't want us to awkwardly accept a gift that we'd never buy for ourselves, now would you? Didn't think so. Nerdy Gift Ideas But really, it can be difficult to buy Christmas … [Read more...] about 12 Days of Nerdy Christmas: Amazon Edition
Everyone is talking about the new Nintendo 2DS. It doesn’t fold, it's a bit cheaper, and it does away previous main selling point of glasses free 3D. Some may find this to be a benefit, but most people are saying they'd rather spend more money then sacrifice these functions. I say that if you own an iPhone, then you should just throw out the Nintendo Gameboy all together and wait for anyone of these amazing new iOS 7 MiFi controllers to be released. Don’t get me wrong I think the Nintendo 2DS … [Read more...] about Nintendo 2DS Versus iOS7 Controllers
One of the most popular post on this blog is 13 Awesome, Unique, and Nerdy iPhone Accessories. But despite my efforts to convert many to the Apple ‘dark side’ there are some who are faithful to their android pocket computers. Truthfully, I understand. But, at this point I’ve been saturated in the iOS market so much that it would be very difficult to switch. I just expect my phone to operate a certain way. It’s not that Android and Windows devices are not as good as iPhones, they are just … [Read more...] about 9 Accessories and Toys You’ll Totally Want for Your Smartphone
Have a great set of travel technology can help keep your technology working and in order no matter where you go. You can also enlist the service of a great identity protection service to ensure that your safe from identity theft even if your devices are lost or stolen. Deciding whether to take your expensive electronic devices with you while you travel can be a tough decision. On the one hand, we have grown dependent on our digital devices to satisfy our hunger for information, communication, … [Read more...] about Travel Technology to Keep Your Devices and Identity Safe and Sound
Apple keeps tight grips on the prices for their products. So tight that one might even suspect that they may have mastered the art of turning coal into diamonds much more quickly than the traditional methods... because their tight... you know... Ok so there are a few ways to save a little bit of cash when buying an Mac. The article and infographic below are courtesy of dealnews. If you're in the market for a Mac, I hope this helps! dealnews Price Trends: When to Buy a Mac By Louis … [Read more...] about When to Buy a Mac [Infographic]
At CES I got to see so many cool technologies. They feature innovative and exciting products to simplify your life. One of my favorites is was this USB wall outlet. One of those innovations happens to be this nifty wall outlet with USB ports right along side of the traditional power sockets. The Power2U AC/USB Wall Outlet is a safe and ultra-convenient way to charge your gadgets. While you’re probably not going to need or want to replace every power outlet in your home, this would be a … [Read more...] about USB Built Right in Your Wall Outlet in this USB Wall Outlet
My toddler has developed a great affection for races cars and the Cars Disney franchise. He always wants to go “driving cars” “vrooom vrooom” and ride in my Volkswagen. (He prefers the VW Bug to the Santa Fe on any family outing.) I’m not sure where this sudden love for cars and racing has developed, since my husband isn’t really a car guy and I can’t remember hyping up cars. Perhaps boys just do naturally gravitate towards cars. I’ve had the pleasure of working with Jakks Pacific before, and … [Read more...] about Plug It In & Play Disney Pixar Cars 2 Racing TV Game Review
Technology is constantly evolving and introducing us to something else that should completely blow our mind. We’ve almost become immune to the magic of our gadgets and gizmos. Yes, we’re still impressed by these innovations, but it takes something really impressive to evoke that glimmer of intrigue in many of our our eyes. The I’mWatch has evoked more than just a glimmer in mine. At first glance, this looks like nothing more than an iPod Nanon Watch. However, the i'mWatch is a revolutionart … [Read more...] about i’mWatch: A Smartwatch to Improve Healthcare?
Cobra Universal Vehicle Flex Mount with USB Charging Port for GPS, iPhones, and More The Cobra universal vehicle flex mount (model CB-MNT-CIGUSB) is the first smartphone mount I’ve used that worked with the iPhone in an Otterbox case. This is fairly significant since I’ve been searching for a practical one for quite some time. I've used a few other universal mounts and they were always lacking in one way or another. Cool Features of the USB Device Mount Some of the great features about this … [Read more...] about iPhone Car Mount with USB Charger You Can Use with Your Case On!
We do not set aside nearly enough time to express thanks for the many blessings that we have in our lives. I am glad that we have a day dedicated to be thankful and embracing family. Sometimes we forget just how fortunate we are and Thanksgiving is wonderful reminder to take a moment to count your many blessings. In no particular order, and in no way encompassing the entirety of all things I am thankful for, I present to you some of my blog-worthy blessings: I am thankful for my family. I … [Read more...] about Happy Thanksgiving: Being Thankful for my Blessings
So you need to get an Ultrasound? No need to line up an appointment, doctor's order, technician, and pay some enormous fee. Nah... There's an App for that! Ok. Well maybe not yet, but soon that could be a very real possibility. John Cook at GeekWire writes about a company called Mobisante who "is looking to transform the industry with a new technology that turns a smartphone into a miniature ultrasound device". Ultrasounds are so bulky and expensive, you know. We need a version that anyone … [Read more...] about Need an Ultrasound? There’s an App for that!
The HandStand is a bit of an innovation in iPad cases because it addresses something that most cases do not: the need for a hand strap. I've reviewed one other iPad case that had a hand strap, and it was one of my favorite features of the case. However, the HandStand for iPad delivers it's promise when it states "The revolution is at hand." And why is that? Well the darn thing swivels around a full 360 degrees, so literally, the iPad makes a revolution in your hand! So is it Really … [Read more...] about HandStand for iPad and iPad2 Holder Case Review
"The iPad is a harmonious combination of hardware and software." - Beautiful language describing a gadget. I love this statement, and consequently, I really enjoyed browsing the book "iPad for Dummies" written by Edward C. Baig and Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus. To be honest, I typically avoid book reviews like the plague. I don't read books very often, especially books that don't come in some sort of e-form. I'm addicted to my digital lifestyle and typically like to take my reading in short burst … [Read more...] about iPad for Dummies Book Review