Surface Book: The 2 in 1 That Should Replace Your Laptop

  …and maybe your tablet. Back in early October I was pretty happy with my Yoga 2. It basically met all my needs; good processor, reasonable battery life, nice keyboard and screen....

Microsoft: Promote Universal Apps

I had some downtime yesterday and decided to browse the Windows 8 Store. After poking around Featured, Top Free, New & Rising, and a couple other categories, I took at...

Fan-boy Rant – Interoperability and Integration among Microsoft Hardware

Well you are aware that I've bought Microsoft Band and I also said I am a Microsoft fan-boy. Even though I really like every technology out there, and use what serves...

At the Very Least Use Fail2ban

Having fun with your own Linux server but don’t really know what you’re doing? At the very least, install fail2ban. There are many other things you should do, but start with...

Mobility Digest Review: HTC External Battery Bank BB G400

I think we all know who HTC is, they make some of the best phones out there I think. Many of my phones have been HTC brand and I’ve been...

Can Microsoft Make a Usable Tablet OS?

Let's be clear here, I'm not talking about hardware. Microsoft has done a fine job with the Surface line. Building durable good looking slates, with; kickstands, ample ports, powerful...

Starbucks Wifi: A Subtle Irritant

Like you probably, I'm surrounded by Starbucks. Every now and then, either due to a low signal or because I want to download a half of gig of this and that...

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DOS protip time! For those of you who prance around a Windows command prompt, feeling all buff, let me share with you something I wish I knew about earlier, the mklink...

Could Use Some More Stars, Google

My mother-in-law uses Google so I figured I'd install the Gmail app on her iOS phone, but checked the reviews on the App Store first and discovered that while the app...

The Digital World is Full of Possibility and Worry

I come to the discussion of the impact of technology on our lives from two perspectives. I hold a Ph.D. in psychology, am the author of Raising Generation Tech: Prepare...