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

Microsoft’s Universal Apps Are Making This Guy LESS Productive
By: Jim Szymanski - 07 December 2014 - 2 Comments

After touting Windows Phone for two years, no one was more excited in 2012 to see Windows 8 and that glorious Start Screen, with all those app tiles flipping about. While others may have

Best Speedtest in the Universe
By: Doug Simmons - 07 December 2014 - 0 Comments

Check out as I need your feedback and you need to know your speed. Yeah, you can use to get your megabits (deceptively throttled by your carrier), but I didn’t know where

SwiftKey and Predictive Text Speeds Up Stephen Hawking’s Communication
By: Walter Smyth - 03 December 2014 - 0 Comments

Stephen Hawking remains even with his “broken body” one of the most famous and prolific scientists of all time. It has always been one of life’s most amazing ironies to me that one of

Today I was forced to buy a year old tablet
By: David K - 01 December 2014 - 4 Comments

I was excited for cyber Monday. I need a new tablet for work. I had a Dell Venue Pro 8 that bit the dust. I relied heavily on it for note taking. If I

Yes, it is true. Microsoft Acquired Acompli – Mobile App for managing email and calendars.
By: Ram Uppugunduri - 01 December 2014 - 0 Comments

Last week there was a blank blog post from Microsoft Corporate vice president Rajesh Jha that hit the blogosphere via RSS feeds last week. And that news was immediately picked up various tech blogs

Google Chromebooks Outsell iPads in Schools For The First Time
By: Walter Smyth - 01 December 2014 - 0 Comments

This is a pretty big announcement in my opinion as Google further defines Apple as premium brand limiting their market to the more discretionary income consumer. Where that will keep investors thrilled with Apple’s

Microsoft Lumia 1030 Rumors Sporting 50MP Shooter
By: Walter Smyth - 01 December 2014 - 4 Comments

Leaked images and leaked specs should always be considered “just rumors” but when they are talking about flagship devices and monstrously huge cameras then we get excited!. After dumping the Nokia branding from their

By: Doug Simmons - 30 November 2014 - 3 Comments

What in the hell is that, right? Well, if you’re young, smart and more driven to succeed than I was, hit the books son and learn how to read, write and apply that tier of

By: Doug Simmons - 29 November 2014 - 1 Comment

Word of the day? Enucleation. As in someone “wet” on PCP ripping out their eyeballs because they believe they are looking at Satan. A patient at a hospital at which I interned did this