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Digital Sky touch screens will transform coach flying forever

During the recent Passenger Experience Conference in Hamburg, Germany, the new Thales Digital Sky touch screens were on display for future travelers to gawk at. These 21.3″ touch screen embedded seat accessories may become the coach traveler’s best friend. With these new seats, which don’t take up any more room than a standard coach seat, travelers will be able to enjoy their flight with greater access to technology.

Prepping for the Big Game (the one we can’t say) 2016

As the big game approaches the one we are not allowed to say unless we want to get sued by the NFL.  You know, the Broncos vs the Panthers next weekend.  I think I can get away with that, right.  We show you some quick picks on Amazon to get your game on in style. more »

Microsoft Surface under pressure during NFL AFC Championship Sunday

In case anyone didn’t notice, or hear the announcers on Sunday (January 24th), the Patriots lost all connectivity with their Microsoft Surface tablets on the sidelines at one point.  The Microsoft reps stated that it was a connection issue and not the tablets themselves, but no one on the Broncos sidelines seemed to have any more »

Microsoft Surface Book and Surface Pro 4 high-end models

Microsoft has created more powerful versions of its Surface Book and Surface Pro 4.  These newer models have the Intel Core i7 processor, 1TB SSD hard drive, 16GB RAM and a Nvidia graphics card.  At a hefty $3,200 for the Book and $2,700 for the Pro 4, one would expect these models to outperform anything more »

Android device users beware: New Linux Flaw – Hype or Hair Raising

Anyone with an Android phone should be warned, a new finding from the security company Perception Point, as well as Red Hat, there is a security flaw in flavors of Linux that could cause security issues for computers, servers and some/a majority of Android devices.  Oddly enough, Perception Point notes that this is not a more »

Virtual Reality: VR Handsets, All the Rage

To say that Virtual Reality is the new rage is an understatement.  Who would have thought that the gaming era of many years ago that thought up this endeavor, would ever really see this as a wave of…well, Reality!  With Google leading the charge with a cardboard box even.  We see that Google has appointed more »

Technology Tell Review: IK Multimedia iRig Mic Studio

By Kirk Hiner IK Multimedia has pretty much become the go-to shop for all things mobile/desktop audio recording. There are some great apps and hardware available from a few other top-tier companies, but only IK Multimedia brings you the great one-two punch of software and hardware that work perfectly together. That type of seamless integration more »

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Technology Tell Review: Polk Hinge Wireless Headphones

By Kirk Hiner My favorite aspect of the Hinge Wireless on-ear headphones is one that won’t apply to everyone, because not everyone has a head as large as mine. Those who do, however, know the feeling of having on-ear or over-ear headphones squeezing your head for hours at a time. It’s not a pleasant, but more »

New Cognistx App Will Change the Way You Shop

Modern day high-tech marketing is fraught with inaccurate recommendations and suggestions for items already purchased. It also has a reputation for giving consumers the impression that their privacy is being violated by bots that monitor their web browsing habits. Cognistx is a soon-to-be-released app that promises to change that.

What you should know about the OS X flaw

The latest version of OS X includes a new bug that is being exploited by hackers. The bug enables hackers to install malware on a Mac, even without a password.

Lowepro waterproof camera bag review

Cameras and water don’t mix but a waterproof camera bag makes it possible to protect cameras on rivers, lakes, or the ocean. On a recent rafting trip of the Middle Fork of the Salmon River in Idaho, I was thankful that I had the Lowepro BP 40L backpack to keep my camera equipment dry along the 90-plus miles of whitewater splashing into the boat on the 6-day ROW adventures expedition.

Here’s what you can control in a smart home

Are you intrigued by the concept of the smart home? Curious about all the things you can control? You came to the right place.