Tag Archive: technogadgetry

Sep 18 2012

iPhone 5 ad spoof


I am a self-admitted Apple fanboi, but that doesn’t mean I can’t appreciate this bit of satire. Full disclosure: my much-loved iPhone 4S is only a year old and I’m very happy with it, so I don’t have any plans to get the 5. Plus my Apple budget for 2012 is already committed to a …

Continue reading »

Aug 23 2012

Elephants can absolutely pass on the right

I very rarely shoot video with my iPhone … primarily because I have no idea what to do with it afterward. I’ve never felt compelled to share video the way I do photos and status updates, probably because I’ve yet to find a fast and easy way to edit video on-the-fly. But multiple close encounters …

Continue reading »

Jun 08 2012

I’m afraid we have awakened the sleeping drummer…


Our beautiful, precocious and musically-inclined Goddaughter turned three last week, and in the run-up to the celebration,┬áDr. Darling and I had numerous conversations about what our birthday gift to her should be. Having some experience with nieces, nephews and young children of good friends over the years, I’ve developed a policy of focusing on low-noise …

Continue reading »

May 25 2012

Early birthday presents


I’ve got a somewhat significant birthday coming up this summer, and while I’m trying my best to ignore it … friends and family seem to have other ideas. I’ve already started receiving gifts even though it’s not until July. The first one came last month in the form of the Swede suggesting we go ahead …

Continue reading »

May 08 2012

What happens when texting while driving is part of the test

Some clever Belgians decided that the best way to land a message about the dangers of texting while behind the wheel was to require driver’s ed students to compose a text message while maneuvering through an obstacle course. The results are hilarious and scary at the same time. Not to mention kind of brilliant.

Jan 10 2012

Guess what? Girls beat guys in gadget-buying

One of my favorite tech blogs, Mashable, is reporting a recent consumer study showing that when it comes to mobile phones, laptops and tablet computers (three of the top four consumer electronics categories), women are more likely than men to be making the purchase. Not only that, but ladies use the gadgets they buy much …

Continue reading »

Aug 18 2011

iPhone App Donates Money to Charity Every Time You Hit the Snooze Button

via gizmodo.com I LOVE this idea…but if I used my iPhone as my alarm clock, I’d be broke after the first week!

Older posts «

» Newer posts

%d bloggers like this: