Android of Choice – Samsung Galaxy Line

Android of Choice – Samsung Galaxy Line

While I am a Windows gal and all of my devices that I use the most are Windows based, including my smartphone and tablet, that does not mean I think other operating systems are worthless. Everyone always has to find what works for them best. Hubby happens to be an Android kind of guy. That is the operating system he is most comfortable with and he uses Android smartphones and … Continue Reading →
Win a Kindle Paperwhite – Robyn’s 1st Holiday Gift Recommendation

Win a Kindle Paperwhite – Robyn’s 1st Holiday Gift Recommendation

I have resisted eReaders for some time. For me, I just read on my other devices. However, the new Kindle Paperwhite is really a lovely device for avid readers I think. It is much lighter than a tablet and it really has a very nice visual appeal to it for reading. While I personally am not ready to switch, I know lots of folks who read a lot who would … Continue Reading →
4 Smartphone Summer Survival Tips

4 Smartphone Summer Survival Tips

It is most definitely summer and the heat is getting tough for us to handle. Not only is it hard on people, but summer can be hard on your smartphone too. Keep it Cool Smartphones can actually overheat. Usually you feel them warm up when you are charging them or using them heavily. But, even if not being used, if left in direct sun or extremely hot temperatures can cause … Continue Reading →
Mophie Powerstation Giveaway

Mophie Powerstation Giveaway

Have you ever been out somewhere and realized your smartphone (or other device) was just about out of power? This has happened to me lots and lots of times. While battery life is getting better on some of our devices, for people on the go – like me – power is still an issue. Enter the Mophie Juice Pack Powerstation! Some of you might be thinking, “what’s the big deal, … Continue Reading →
Life with a Windows Phone Day 1 – the Nokia Lumia 920

Life with a Windows Phone Day 1 – the Nokia Lumia 920

Disclosure: I was provided this phone from the Windows Phone team to test out. Opinions are my own, as always. If you missed the previous days, you can find them here: Life with a Windows Phone Day 1 – Nokia Lumia 920 Windows Phone Day 2 – The Apps Talking on the Windows Phone Day 3 Kid’s Corner on the Windows Phone Day 4 Maps and Navigation on the Windows Phone … Continue Reading →
Best Cloth for Cleaning Tablets, Screens and Phones

Best Cloth for Cleaning Tablets, Screens and Phones

Our phones and tablets, and now even many monitors, need cleaned often. There are always little fingerprints on them and then dust seems to stick to those prints too. I have tried all sorts of cloths to clean my laptop, Surface tablet, smartphone, and computer monitors and what works best in my opinion is the Scotch-Brite Microfiber Dusting Cloth by 3M. Hubby is actually the one who got me started … Continue Reading →
Hands Free in Your Car with Parrot

Hands Free in Your Car with Parrot

While many new cars are set up to connect via Bluetooth to our smartphones, we don’t all drive brand new cars. You can still be safer in your car by using a simple hands free device when making or receiving phone calls. My last car (2002 Lexus LS) did not have the ability to connect with my phone, my latest car I bought last week (2009 Chrysler Sebring) had an option for … Continue Reading →
Save $10 on phone car charger

Save $10 on phone car charger

Hubby and I both needed car chargers that we could leave in our cars. He had one that had finally died and needed to replace. For me, I could buy a cable to use with the USB chargers I already have – that was my plan – but it was less expensive to buy the whole charger kit. We just find it more convenient to have multiple chargers and/or cables … Continue Reading →
LG Tone Bluetooth Stereo Headset

LG Tone Bluetooth Stereo Headset

Item: LG Tone Bluetooth Stereo Headset Category: Tech For: Men, Women, Teens Price: Under $100 For anyone on your gift list who always seems to be listening to something with headphones this might be a great gift. What is different for this headset is that it is wireless from the device to the actual headset. It works via Bluetooth connection. The LG Tone is also water resistant so perfect for … Continue Reading →
Happy 50th Anniversary to The Jetsons

Happy 50th Anniversary to The Jetsons

Do you remember The Jetsons? This is one of my favorite cartoons. Today is the 50th anniversary of the show which debuted on ABC September 23, 1962. It happened to also be the first show broadcast in color on ABC. The space age show was set in the year 2062. Do you think we will have a world like the Jetsons in just another 50 years? That would be in my … Continue Reading →