Review: TP-Link RE200 AC750 Wireless Range Extender

May 15, 2015 / 0 comments

My apartment is approximately 730 square feet and the layout is long and narrow — very much like a spaceship or two submarines.

A list of all the Dreamforce keynote speakers from 2003-2015

May 10, 2015 / 0 comments

Dreamforce might be the biggest cloud conference anywhere, and it’s quickly becoming one of the largest technology conferences in all the land.

A driverless future with autonomous cars is closer than we think (sorry, Ford)

April 29, 2015 / 0 comments

Times are changing in the automobile industry and it’s not looking good for Ford, Chrysler, and GM.

Verizon begins shipping out Galaxy S6 Gold Platinum phones

April 23, 2015 / 0 comments

Just got a shipping notice from Verizon that my Samsung Galaxy S6 Gold phone is on it’s way!

No Valets: How to crowdsource Citi Bike’s supply and demand problem

April 16, 2015 / 0 comments

Last year, Citi Bike introduced a new valet service to maintain balance throughout the bike sharing system.

Lyft’s 10 minute match: Wait a little longer, save more cash with Lyft Line

April 13, 2015 / 1 comment

In the continued battle between Lyft and Uber, both ride-sharing companies are trying to one-up one another with features, promotions and benefits.

Here’s why the gold platinum version of the Samsung Galaxy S6 is worth the wait

April 2, 2015 / 0 comments

Despite having to wait another two weeks (and having to deal with a iPhone 4 during that time), I decided to go with the gold platinum edition of the new Samsung Galaxy S6.

Phone Comparison: Samsung Galaxy S6 or the iPhone 4?

March 26, 2015 / 0 comments

Why am I comparing a phone that is nearly 5 years old to a phone that hasn’t even been released yet?

Embed Responsively: Resize media across your desktop, mobile, and tablet

January 9, 2015 / 0 comments

As the owner of multiple websites, I often rely on free web tools to accomplish certain tasks (quick photo editing, plugins, widgets, etc).

Use this comparison shopping tool for Amazon.com

January 1, 2015 / 0 comments

Amazon has been a huge convenience since I moved to New York — their Prime shipping, cheap prices and delivery had Amazon boxes at my doorstep a few times a week.

I’m in the 1%

December 18, 2014 / 0 comments

I’ve never considered myself a “reader” because I don’t “read” in the traditional, standard definitions to qualify. However, despite not being a page turner of books, I’ve always been a voracious reader.

Google Docs: How to automatically sort form responses so new entries are always at top

December 5, 2014 / 15 comments

I have a Google Form that is set up to receive responses indefinitely, but the problem is retrieving any new response can be annoying because one has scroll all the way down to the bottom

Google Keep is a the best note taking / to do list moble app

November 30, 2014 / 0 comments

Considering how far we’ve come with big data, algorithms, and A.I., you would assume that creating a To Do List app would be easy.

The case for the Spigen G3 phone case over Caseology’s G3 cover

November 28, 2014 / 0 comments

I don’t like having a case on my phone. In my experience, one has to sacrifice the phone’s slim design — one of the main features I look for in a mobile. 

Verizon: How to stop “data network connections are not available” notifications

November 20, 2014 / 11 comments

[UPDATE: It’s been five days and the notification no longer shows up after removing Visual Voicemail] 

The 3 key decisions that made Google the company it is today

November 16, 2014 / 0 comments

I was thinking about how Google came to be. The company based out of Mountain View doesn’t just dominate the search engines anymore, their long reach is touching many parts of our offline lives.

Lyft ‘Line’ will save you boatloads of money during Primetime

October 15, 2014 / 4 comments

If you’re not in a rush and looking for an easy way to save 30-50% on your next Lyft, considering trying out Lyft’s new “Line” service.

It’s Popcorn Time! (Shhhh… watch TV and movies for free)

October 12, 2014 / 0 comments

When I went home to Michigan, one my friends introduced me to Popcorn Time, a web and mobile app that streams both movies and popular TV shows. 

TiVo’s Not-So-Lifetime Service: Where do TiVos go to die?

October 11, 2014 / 8 comments

In the 12+ years that I have been using TiVo, I’ve never really had a problem with the company until yesterday.  

Marriott hotel blocks wireless hotspots, forces guests to pay for their Wi-Fi internet

October 10, 2014 / 0 comments

Corporations behaving badly: During a recent conference, a Marriott chain used wireless-blocking technology to shut down any outside personal internet connections.

Trouble streaming local video in Chrome? Videostream is what you’ve been looking for

October 3, 2014 / 0 comments

Google’s Chromecast is a fantastic device. When connected correctly, Chromecast allows you to stream videos over your wireless connection.

Google’s ‘My Answers’ displays contact phone numbers in SERP

September 28, 2014 / 1 comment

Google knows everything. Including the phone numbers of the contacts in your phone*.  

Thank you for your truth, police dashboard camera

September 26, 2014 / 0 comments

God bless cell phones, dash cams and Youtube, for without them, we would be less aware of all the actual craziness that exists in the world.

Slanging and Slogging: Why you should care about Uber’s business practices

August 27, 2014 / 2 comments

In the battle between ride sharing services, on which side do you land on?