Review: Pebble Smartwatch

As I do on occasion, today’s post is a review about a recently acquired item. But first, let me tell you of the story behind it. My lovely wife Ann thought it would be nice to buy me a nifty gadget – she knows I love technology – for Christmas in the form of a … Continue reading Review: Pebble Smartwatch

Adventures in Smartphones

Okay, so it’s been way too long between posts and I sort of have an idea about today’s topic. As you may recall, I dropped my Samsung Galaxy S4 Active the day before I was to participate in the Long Beach Marathon Bike Tour and 5k. In case you don’t remember what it looked like … Continue reading Adventures in Smartphones

Eating My Words

When we signed our contract with Big Cell Phone Company (AT&T), something I thought I’d never do again, I remember the salesperson asking if we wanted to buy insurance for our phones. My reply was simple: “Nah, I’ve had good luck with phones and never had to replace one. No thanks.” Besides, my Samsung Galaxy … Continue reading Eating My Words

Dead., Part Deux

(Note: I started this post last night, February 25, 2014. You will see references to “today” throughout the post and at a certain point, I will explain why. Trust me, you will enjoy it.) In a post on February 3, I mentioned that my iPod touch had suddenly and unexpectedly died and there was nothing … Continue reading Dead., Part Deux

The New Computer

I’m writing a second post tonight because I’m in the mood. It’s a fantastically cool evening and I’ve got the patio doors open as well as the one behind me, letting a nice breeze come rolling through. So anyway, you might recall a post I wrote over a year ago about my being involved in … Continue reading The New Computer