October 2020 Apple Event

Alright folks, this is the Apple Event we’ve all been waiting for. What was hoped for in September has now come true for the October 2020 Apple Event – the iPhone 12 and a whole lot more. As always, I highly suggest watching the event recording, but if that is too much time to dedicate, […]

My MacBook Pro Docking System

As my desktop iMac continued to age and start to show, I realized that the cost of maintaining a home computer and a laptop was really starting to bog me down. On top of dealing with software licenses, it just stopped making sense. Twice the amount of updates, dealing with syncing files, transferring photos between […]

Lexar Shut Down – Say What?!?!

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Yep, you sadly read that correctly. Micron, which is Lexar’s parent company, has decided to discontinue the Lexar removable storage retail business. In their company blog yesterday, they announced that they were looking to actively sell the Lexar business. From Lexar Micron Technology today announced that it is discontinuing its Lexar® retail removable media storage […]

Home Automation

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The Building of My Digital Home Home automation is something that you find a large split of opinions about. Some people absolutely love the IOT (Internet of Things) concept and can’t wait to have everything digital and connected to their devices. Others fear government spying, hacking, and general concern of privacy and connections taking place […]

Camping with a Cell Phone – Really?

Camping with Tech

So one of the hard things to do these days is to “escape” from technology. When we do things like go exploring we have our phone GPS and there are very few places you can truly escape to a dead zone anymore. The thing is, you still can make a choice whether to utilize the […]

Product Review: The Iota Tracker

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Update: This email came out on February 23, 2018 from Iota. Dear Loyal iota tracker customer, With heavy hearts we have to inform you that iotera, a team of just 7 extremely hard working employees at its peak, has ceased operations and unfortunately iotera, inc can no longer operate a tracking service. Our team members […]