How attached are we to our computers? [infographic]

How attached are we to our computers? [infographic]

I know that I am very attached to my computer, well actually to any of my devices will do in a pinch since they are all computers of various sorts. The average person spends 66 hours per month on their computer. I think I may be just a tad (ha!) higher in hours than that! Although, this is what I do for a living so I have a good reason, … Continue Reading →
Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook for the holidays

Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook for the holidays

You all know I am a big fan of Dell, I have been for many years now. It is the computer brand I most recommend to friends and family when they ask me to help pick something out. My desktop computers have always been Dells, I have bought Dell computers for Hubby and T also. Good stuff. Recently the Dell Santa sent me a new Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook. This … Continue Reading →
ASUS All-In-One Computer Review

ASUS All-In-One Computer Review

A few weeks ago ASUS (rhymes with Dr. Seuss) sent me one of their ET2700INKS All-In-One computers to review. It arrived and I drooled over it for a bit – it is a very pretty machine! So after using it now for a while I thought I would share my thoughts. Overall I would give it two thumbs up and recommend it to others if this is the type of … Continue Reading →
Fabulous Video Explaining Windows 8

Fabulous Video Explaining Windows 8

Thanks to @WinObs for sharing this video today. It is a really nice look of how Windows 8 works on both a tablet and a laptop (or desktop). It shows both a how-to for the general person as well as the why and how it will be really easy for most people to use and understand. I know I am talking about Windows 8 quite a bit, but I really … Continue Reading →
Windows 8 Consumer Preview is Available

Windows 8 Consumer Preview is Available

I have been anxiously awaiting a consumer release of Windows 8. I actually love Windows 7, but I think the interface on Windows 8 is amazing from what I had seen in previews. So now anyone can download the beta release of Windows 8 for free and try it out themselves. I did that myself today and will be sharing with you over the next several weeks my thoughts on … Continue Reading →
Win an ASUS Zenbook Laptop

Win an ASUS Zenbook Laptop

Have you heard me and others drooling over the ASUS Zenbook? It is an incredibly sexy laptop! They are having a Valentine’s giveaway right now on Twitter. Follow @ASUS and then fill in the blank and tweet: I want to win an @ASUS #RoseZenbook because __________ Open to USA & Canada (void RI and QU), ends 2/14/12, one entry. Full rules (pdf file). Good luck! Disclosure – None, I’m trying to … Continue Reading →
#CES2012 Day 2 via @TheCubicleChick

#CES2012 Day 2 via @TheCubicleChick

This morning Danyelle (aka @TheCubicleChick) called me from Las Vegas where she is attending CES still (see her 1st report). Some highlights of  her second day to share with everyone… Her most impressive item she saw today was the iHome iDM5 which is a Bluetooth keyboard/dock/speaker station. You can dock your device in it to use with the keyboard and listen to the music on your device at the same … Continue Reading →
What to do with your old computer

What to do with your old computer

Lots of people received new computers for the holidays, but regardless of what time of the year it is the question of what to do with the old computer comes up often. One of the biggest problems most face is that they know that they may have private information on the hard drive and want a safe way to get rid of it. Most of our computers are still in … Continue Reading →
Robyn’s Tablet Recommendations

Robyn’s Tablet Recommendations

Tablets are on wish lists everywhere this year. Here are my pics for the tablets – a little something for everyone. These are all tablets I have tested myself also. I would love to include a Windows based tablet on the list, but I have yet to test one of those.   The tablet I have been using most is the Motorola Xoom. I have been working with Verizon as … Continue Reading →
#win7tech Tuesday Party Details and Prize

#win7tech Tuesday Party Details and Prize

What you need to know about the #win7tech party for Tuesday afternoon. I’ll be there using @RobynsWorld hope to see you too! I recently got to play around with the 14z and was really impressed with the new improvements to the familiar model. The XPS 14z is unique, packing uncompromising performance in a beautiful package and it is the latest entrant into Dell’s rapidly expanding portfolio of Thin + Powerful … Continue Reading →