Category Archives: Tech News

Dell XPS 13 9370 Now Available In White, And It Looks Beautiful

I gave my first impressions of the new Dell XPS 13 9370 earlier this month, and I was — for the most part — impressed. I didn’t think that the white version of the device (with rose gold badk) would … Continue reading

Posted in Review, Tech News | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Apple’s New HomePod Sounds REALLY Good

The HomePod has its share of mixed reviews. The problem seems to be with Siri, which allegedly works just over half the time on the HomePod. That said, this is just about the best sounding device I have ever heard. … Continue reading

Posted in Review, Tech News, Video | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Case For A Traditional Laptop Like The MacBook Pro

Some may think Apple is behind the times by not making a laptop/tablet hybrid (no, the iPad Pro doesn’t count as one!), but it’s possible that Apple knows what it’s doing. The MacBook Pro, though overpriced, is still the ultimate … Continue reading

Posted in Review, Tech News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Bose SoundSport Free Earbuds Sale Is A Sign Of Defeat

Just yesterday, Tom’s Guide noted that Bose’s “AirPod Killers” are “finally” on sale. This means that instead of the ridiculous price of $249, they are now at an overpriced $199. The fact that Bose has put these “on sale” most … Continue reading

Posted in Review, Tech News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Facial Recognition Technology Is Becoming Frighteningly Good

Yours truly will be one of the stars of a photo campaign for a company that provides facial recognition hardware and software for security. I play a security guard at a basketball game, where a wanted criminal enters the building … Continue reading

Posted in Tech News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

The MP3 Is Officially Out, But Not Completely Dead

Remember, during the 2000′s, how popular the MP3 player was? In late 2000, I purchased the Creative Labs Nomad Jukebox, which had 6GB of internal storage. It looked like a portable CD player, except you didn’t need any CDs. You … Continue reading

Posted in Tech News | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Samsung Galaxy S9 Camera May Shoot Super Slow-Motion Videos

The Samsung Galaxy S9 will be announced next month, and new information about the device is leaking out each day. It was already known that at least one of the new Galaxy S9 devices would be getting a dual-lens camera. … Continue reading

Posted in Tech News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

GPS Technology Can Still Put You Under Water (Literally)

I often hear younger adults talk about how much they love Waze, a navigation app that combines turn-by-turn GPS directions with user reports of accidents, heavy traffic, and even police traps. The popular app is supposed to give you the … Continue reading

Posted in Tech News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Apple’s HomePod Is About To Be Released

Apple has received FCC approval for their long-awaited HomePod device. As Mac Rumors mentions, the approval means that Apple is free to begin selling the device at any time. This is good news for those who were “outraged” when Apple … Continue reading

Posted in Tech News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Dell’s Updated XPS 13 Continues To Redefine The Modern PC Laptop

The Dell XPS 13 laptop will likely end up as one of this decade’s top tech products. Dell unveiled the practically bezel-less laptop at CES in 2015. This blog gave the initial XPS 13 a bad review¬†due to the machine … Continue reading

Posted in Tech News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment