Browsing Archive 2010
iPad & Bluetooth Keyboard: Better Than A Laptop

iPad & Bluetooth Keyboard: Better Than A Laptop

I bought a netbook a little over a year ago. I thought it would be perfect for conferences because it was so small, but the battery life was so unbearable short that I was always searching for an electrical plug. At the last conference, I ended up going back to my trusty Macbook because at least the battery would last ...

iPad is Here!

iPad is Here!

I checked the tracking. Last night, it was in Kentucky. Overnight, it boarded a plane, had a layover in Colorado and then hopped another plane to Salt Lake City. By the time I was awake, it was on a UPS truck and “In Transit.” It required a signature, so I put a sign on the door so the UPS driver wouldn’t leave before ...

Swatch Colour Codes

Swatch Colour Codes

It’s no secret that I’m a big fan of Swatch Watches. I’ve written about them many times (even when I’m not writing about watches):Gadgets Page – Search Results – SwatchI originally fell in love with Swatch during the Eighties, so you can imagine my delight when the newest collection for Spring 2010 harkens ...

CES 2010: Cy-Fi Wireless Speaker

CES 2010: Cy-Fi Wireless Speaker

If you ride your bike often, the Cy-Fi Wireless Speaker might be a good option for you. You can connect your iPod or iPhone to it and it will play your music and act as a hands-free speakerphone. Here is a video from CES showcasing it.It comes in both Black and Silver designs:Cy-Fi Wireless Sports Speaker ...

Poison Rings

Poison Rings

When Stacey and I were children, we had a pile of junk jewelry at my grandmother’s house that she allowed us to play with. In the collection, was a poison ring. It was a toy that was featured in much of our play. Tea parties, playing restaurant and even when we played newspaper agency, the poison ring was a coveted ...