Archive for the ‘Gadgets’ Category

Connected Riding and the Motorcycle Geek

So while the weather and illness have conspired to keep me off my bike the last few weeks, I have been busy gathering geeky assets for when I ride (and especially when I ride alone) and I wanted to share a few of the things that I’ve added to my arsenal.

Happy April Fool’s

So it’s April 1 again fellow geeks, and ThinkGeek.com are up to their usual tricks with shiny and incredible products we know can’t possibly be real … but can all the other feline loving nerds out there give me a holla for the Voltron Cat Condo morphing into one of those products Timmy brings to […]

Meet the Nexus 6

… or as I like to call it – my soon to be new phone: If you would like to find out more about the powerhouse OS behind this little beauty you can check out all the juicy Lollipop specs at https://www.android.com/versions/lollipop-5-0/ and you can get a lot more info on the phone at http://www.google.com/nexus/6/.

Remember Phonebloks …

So the I-wanna-have-it-will-it-ever-be-more-than-vaporware Phonebloks smartphone recently posted that the device will likely be running a modified version of Android L and have a market launch date of “early 2015.” So what does this mean for all us android-lovin’ geeks who want to clip together the ultimate smartphone? I’m not holding my breath, but I’m sure […]

HP Chromebook just came in

14 inches of sleek, 4G supported for life, Chrome OS goodness just arrived on my doorstep. Found a great deal on a refurb from Amazon and now I have the fastest, lightest, and best connected machine I’ve ever really had. [geek girl squee]. I never have to worry about not finding wifi with 200MB of […]

Motorola Xoom

I finally pulled the trigger on a tab

Soo excited … new toy!!! Until now I have resisted. I have an Android powered smartphone after all, why would I need a tab? It’s an unnecessary expense … too much of a toy. It’s not like I can use it for school … etc. etc. etc. But woot.com made me an offer I couldn’t refuse by […]

HTC EVO 3D

Did your EVO 3D camera stop working after the update like mine did?

If so, here’s a quick fix for you: Go to Settings -> Applications -> Manage applications -> All -> Camera Tap Clear Data and exit the settings Power down your phone for a minute (I also recommend removing your battery for 30 seconds), then reboot your phone Hold down your camera button on the right […]

Nexus S 4G

The Nexus S 4G coming to a Sprint store near you!

Sprint just announced that the Nexus S 4G is coming this spring. There’s a great announcement with all the deets that I picked up from twitter thanks to @Sprint but here’s the highlights: Android 2.3 – Gingerbread so no having to wait forever to get the latest updates a pure Android experience 1Ghz Hummingbird processor […]

Kinect Now Used For Medical Research, In Place Of $100,000 System

Thank you CrunchGear for this Kinect news … I love that a gaming peripheral has been hacked into a bona fide medical tool … and replaces one that’s so ridiculously expensive to boot! Gamers rule! Kinect Now Used For Medical Research, In Place Of $100,000 System: ” The Kinect has only been out for a […]

Got a new mac …

… well it’s new to me … so it’s a new used mac … anyway So I’ve always been a little curious about macs. I’m a self taught now I’m going to college for a degree since I like them so much computer gal; and here’s this entire computer culture that I have absolutely no […]