NOAA Hi-Def Radar–Touch Input Only!–NOT!
By: Jim Szymanski - 18 December 2014 - 0 Comments

  I have been using My Radar on my Windows 8 machines for a couple years. It works, but the resolution is really poor. So when I read about NOAA Hi-Def Radar this morning

Syncing your HERE and Nokia Map Accounts
By: Jim Szymanski - 18 December 2014 - 0 Comments

So you recently read about how you should create a new HERE account soon because your Nokia account, just like all things Micronokia, are going away. So you quickly created your new HERE account

And a Merry Christmas to You Too Sam Walton
By: Jim Szymanski - 14 December 2014 - 0 Comments

I just got back from my annual Christmas quest to Sam’s, and not surprising, it was an experience. My Christmas shopping is pretty much done, but I can’t beat the price they have on

Where Are The Cheap Windows Tablets?
By: Jim Szymanski - 14 December 2014 - 0 Comments

Another Sunday, another stack of store circulars, and still no mention of $79, or $99, or even $199 Windows tablets. The holidays are upon us and Microsoft is missing out on another shopping season.

Winginx: One-and-Done Server Stack for Web Devs
By: Doug Simmons - 13 December 2014 - 0 Comments

Nerds, mind-blown warning: In a manner no more complicated than installing Winamp, you can install on your lame Windows machine NGINX, PHP, Node.js, MySQL, MongoDB, Redis, memcached and a dozen other goodies, everything you

Holiday Music Deals from Microsoft
By: Marti M - 11 December 2014 - 2 Comments

In October, Microsoft launched Music Deals, a universal app that ever Tuesday, brings you free and discounted songs and albums. For the next 4 days, there are 100 free albums that are sure to

Instagram Now Larger Than Twitter
By: Murani Lewis - 11 December 2014 - 1 Comment

With Instagram recently hitting 300 million users it has now passed Twitter in social users. Instagram’s growth does not seem to be slowing down any time soon which is good news for parent company

Slacker Radio Gets Nice Update
By: Walter Smyth - 10 December 2014 - 0 Comments

As millions of people turn to streaming media over Purchasing content their are plenty of music streaming providers to choose from. One of the premium services, Slacker Radio allows unlimited streaming skips, downloaded content

Protip: How to Buy a Nexus 6
By: Doug Simmons - 09 December 2014 - 0 Comments

Damn thing keeps selling out! That’s okay, I’ve got a Linux box at my disposal set to load the Google Play Nexus 6 product page every six minutes. Whenever it grabs a copy that

Google News Snubs Celsius
By: Doug Simmons - 08 December 2014 - 0 Comments

Load Google News in the US. See that the weather thing on the right in Fahrenheit? There’s no way to fix that. By fixing, I mean to change the unit. Celsius is the Cadillac