Category Archives: Gadgets

What does your dog do when you leave the house?


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Have you ever wondered what your dog does when you leave the house?

Apparently, they like to climb up onto the bed and cry. Continue reading WHAT DOES YOUR DOG DO WHEN YOU LEAVE THE HOUSE?

Top Grossing Apps for iPhone, iPad, and Android (Dec 2014)


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App makers are continuing to make tons of money with the same old, same old types of games.  There’s been a few changes at the top of the charts this month – with PANDORA making a hefty rise to the top (albeit probably temporary).

‘Cause we knew you’d want to know – all apps are making about $18million per day, across all apps and all devices.

And Candy Crush Soda Saga, the latest addition to the Candy Crush kingdom, is making a killing – so recently introduced and already in the list of Top Money Making apps around.  Go figure. Continue reading TOP GROSSING APPS FOR IPHONE, IPAD, AND ANDROID (DEC 2014)

Ignore the Apple hype: Microsoft Windows still has over 91% market share


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Look around at what your friends are using for their computers.

They’re all happily typing away on their Macs, bringing their MacBooks to the Starbucks and showing off with their little Apple sticker on the back of their minivan next to the Stick Figure Zombie Family.

Everywhere you look, it’s Apple Apple Apple.

Parallels Desktop 10 for Mac
Parallels Desktop 10 for Mac
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This is why you should always change the default password


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How many of you have installed some piece of Internet-enabled equipment in your home?

And how many of you have left the default password the same on the device, thinking “who bothers with that kind of thing?”

D-Link Wireless Day/Night Network Surveillance Camera
D-Link Wireless Day/Night Network Surveillance Camera
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Top 11 Reasons Apple Hates Your App


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So you’ve been following along with our regular list of the HIGHEST GROSSING iPHONE and iPAD APPS, and wondering how you can get your thumb onto that meal ticket. Apple pays out literally BILLIONS of dollars to app developers every year, so why not go ahead and just whip an app together and submit to the Apple App Store?

iOS App Development For Dummies
iOS App Development For Dummies
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Are the Dallas Cowboys REALLY “America’s Team”? Maybe not so much


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Everybody says that the Dallas Cowboys are “America’s Team”.

But are they? Are they really that?

Maybe it’s time to really find out, scientifically, once and for all. And to do that, we have to turn to the Internet for an answer:

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NFL Logo Map Custom Cotton 20*36 King Size Pillowcase
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Top Grossing iOS and Android Apps (Sept 2014)


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Big changes on this month’s list of the Top Grossing apps. Could it be due to the new iPhone 6 release?  Could be… could be….

Let’s take a look.

Continue reading TOP GROSSING IOS AND ANDROID APPS (SEPT 2014)

It’s true: old people hate cell phones


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Who would have imagined that we would ever carry a phone around with us in our pocket, with the ability – more or less – to reach out and call anybody we want to, no matter where in the world they are, for practically free?

If you had asked your grandparents when they were growing up if they thought this would be possible, they’d tell you were out of your mind, McFly. Continue reading IT’S TRUE: OLD PEOPLE HATE CELL PHONES

The Most Useless Websites on the Web


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There’s a lot of stupid on the Internet.

You know, it.  We know it.

The goal is to try to avoid those websites at all costs.  There’s never anything good to be found there, in the bowels of Internet Stupidity.

Continue reading THE MOST USELESS WEBSITES ON THE WEB

Six Computer Programming Languages that are Worth The Most Money


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If you’re studying computers in college and wondering where the real money is for after you graduate, maybe you should take a little time to think about whether you’re studying the right stuff or not.

Real World Haskell
Real World Haskell

Continue reading SIX COMPUTER PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES THAT ARE WORTH THE MOST MONEY

The Twelve Fastest Street Legal Cars You Can Own


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Who hasn’t dreamed of owning a super-fast car?

Sure, it’s not practical in today’s environment.  Suburban commutes don’t allow for anything that can’t handle stop-and-go traffic, and many of the FASTEST CARS IN THE WORLD can’t accommodate a child safety seat – probably for good reason.

Fast Car
Fast Car
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Top Grossing Apps for iPad, iPhone, and Android – September 2014


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Now that the kids are heading back to school, have there been any changes in the TOP GROSSING SMARTPHONE APPS lists?

Likely not.  Chances are, we’re going to continue to see tons of games as we check out this month’s contenders.

Continue reading TOP GROSSING APPS FOR IPAD, IPHONE, AND ANDROID — SEPTEMBER 2014

Rules for Digital Flirting


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Sexting and other technological advances in today’s dating world have come a long way from dating rituals of yesteryear.

It was only a few short years ago when “can I have your pager number” went by the wayside for a more direct communication method – and even calling someone on their cellphone is slowly fading away into obscurity.

Where’s everyone’s manners, these days?

Flirting Dos and Don'ts
Flirting Do’s and Don’ts
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If you drive one of these cars, you’re about to get hacked


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As cars get more and more sophisticated these days, so do criminals who are out to get you or your vehicle.

Where old-school James Bond villains would merely attach tracking devices to your rear axle as you drive away, today’s criminal minds can be more nefarious – and perhaps even untraceable.

Toyota Prius
Toyota Prius
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The popularity of different computer operating systems


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How popular is your computer’s OS?  Are you still holding onto that old Windows 2000 or Windows ME relic “just because”?

Or are you just waiting to see what the next big thing out there happens to be, and will switch to that after it’s stable?

Continue reading THE POPULARITY OF DIFFERENT COMPUTER OPERATING SYSTEMS