Tag Archive: update

Dec 01 2014

Mirror Casting Pictures and Videos for the Holidays

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  This year [2014] should be the year for sit downs with family and friends where you can share the pictures and videos from your Smartphone. This year has seen a strong uptake in ‘casting’, screen casting, or mirror casting; all predicated on Miracast. In years past, it was more common for android devices to have …

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Nov 05 2014

Expect Microsoft to claim victory for Windows 8

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    Windows 8 has been the Titanic of our day when it pertains to Microsoft operating systems. It was and still is a monster-ably deformed release of an operating system. It was Microsoft’s knee jerk reaction to not having a stake in the mobile market. Some how they thought that everyone was going to have …

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Feb 10 2014

Save Your Battery- Stop Using The Facebook App On Your Phone

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Over the past week,  I did a little experiment  with my android phone and its battery life.  I have been running into some issues with my android phone and the amount of battery life that I was getting.  My phone wasn’t lasting whole day without charge,  and this wasn’t acceptable considering that I don’t use  …

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Nov 18 2013

5 Things You Shouldn’t Do On Facebook

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Facebook started in February 2004, and ever since then, people have been placing status updates on Facebook; putting everything out there. In most cases, people enjoy seeing status updates on what their friends and family are doing, but in smaller circles, where people talk under their breath, you might find yourself in a category where …

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Nov 13 2013

Auto Updater For MyNotesKeeper

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  For several years now, I’ve been using a personal information manager called MyNotesKeeper. I first wrote about MyNotesKeeper in 2008, if that gives you any indication. MyNotesKeeper is a shareware application, but purchasing the full version is relatively cheap and the regular updates on the application are still active. In my experience, the author …

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Sep 16 2013

We’re All Waiting For The Major TV Networks To Work Directly With Roku

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As a Roku customer, I primarily use Roku to stream movies and TV show’s, but over the past couple of years Roku has grown far past Netflix. Mainly as a way to stream Netflix to my TV set. Roku now supports 750 channels to include 94 TV and movie channels along with music channels and …

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Aug 24 2013

Plex Media Server gets cool features- but only for PlexPass users

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Plex Media Server as easily become my most used application out of anything else I use on a regular basis. Plex Media Server allows me to access my media files movies and music on virtually any device that I want to. It organizes and curates information such a way that in side-by-side comparisons between Plex …

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Jul 16 2013

Facebook Graph Search is just creepy

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Facebook has established itself very well and is a very popular tool for connecting socially with your friends and family, but one of the things that I don’t agree with Facebook on is their venture into just being outright creepy, and their idea of want to become your Internet search hub. With all the problems …

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Jun 19 2013

Do you wish Greenshot updated automatically? I did too. Now it does.

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Back in July 2011, I found a great application for doing screenshots; it’s called Greenshot. It’s a free application from SourceForge. It’s a screenshot application that continues to be developed and actively evolve adding new features each time, My Windows PC recently crashed, with a hard drive failure, and I found myself in a precarious …

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Jun 05 2013

Windows 8.1: Microsoft’s first step to recovery

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It’s no secret that Windows 8 has had really mixed feelings. Some people love Windows 8 because they’re into media consumption, watching videos and listening to music, and that’s fine. But on the flipside, there’s other people who have to use Windows to be productive, to do work and to get things done. Everything that …

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