Continue reading "Fun Gadgets and Gizmos For The Stay At Home Mom"
When you're a stay at home mom you're certain to have plenty to do. That is, until all of you kids are in school or it's nap time. Then things can get a bit lonely, especially if you're experiencing the former. You may have decided not to work, and need something to keep you occupied until they get back. Think about it, all that free time available to you. You may not be used to it, but make the best of it! Free time is priceless in the adult world. Remember things you used to love when you were younger. You had time for them then. And you do again now. Here are some fun things you invest that time into:
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When you buy technological gadgets it is always smart to get a warranty as you never know what is going to go wrong, and how much it is going to cost to fix the problem. If you buy an iPad, Apple is going to try and sell you the Apple Care plan to extend your warranty. It is important to understand what it covers, and what it doesn't cover before opting for that warranty protection. Apple Care is not always the best way to go, neither is the warranty offered at the store of purchase. Knowing your options can help you make a good financial decision when protecting your technology.
Continue reading "The best GPS you will want to own"
Global Positioning Systems (GPS) are become the must have high-tech item, for just about everyone. While smart phones with GPS are gaining a significant market share, the fact is that stand alone or car attached navigation systems (referred to as Portable Navigation Device (PND)) is long way from obsolete. The good news is that today's PND or Global Positioning Systems boast more features then ever before. While they certainly can help you to get wherever you are going in the fastest and safest way possible, they have lots of other features as well. These features can make driving much easier by offering you driving directions that are audible, with many different options. GPS can know speak the street names, let you know what is happening in the surrounding traffic area, offer the Internet, (to help find points of interest) and even make the switch from text to speech. Best of all they can do all of this on a large screen that is easy to read from. However, it is important to realize that there have never been more choices when you are trying to buy a GPS. Listed below are some of the best GPS and a description of their features, to guide you in narrowing down your choices. Here are the best GPS you will want to own.
Continue reading "New toys for your inner geek, the digital slingshot"
Are you the type of person that has an inner geek? Are you all about the toys and the new up and coming items that come out with the latest and greatest technology? If you are one of those people, there is a new toy that is going to work perfect for you and your inner geek, the digital slingshot. It looks like the standard slingshot, but has a twist to it. The twist will keep you busy and ready to go out and use it all the time. Be careful who you share this new toy with; it does stand a chance to get you into trouble.
Continue reading "Grow a beautiful garden with the PlantSense Garden Gro sensor"
The challenges of keeping a beautiful garden alive can be time consuming and frustrating. If you constantly see your plants dying, there are some new technologies out there that will be able to help. One of these unique technologies is the PlantSense Garden Gro sensor. This tool is a must-have for the serious gardener that wants to get in touch with their plants and to find out about the temperature levels, light needs, soil moisture, and humidity.
Continue reading "Going camping? Use the solar vest to charge your wireless devices"
If you love to experience the great outdoors but you get tired of having to go back to your campsite and plug in all of your electronic and wireless devices, the solar vest is for you. How does it work and what does it do exactly? For the individual that wants to go green and wants to utilize the true power of the sun, this vest will plug into your wireless devices and will immediately charge them.
Continue reading "Every high-tech device you need on your wrist with the Galactus"
Have you ever been out hiking and stumbled upon some of the most beautiful views in the world? If you forgot your camera, how can you find a way to take a picture of this beautiful site? The Galactus is the must-have device for any tech junkie. It includes a watch, a DV camera, a video and audio player, and a cell phone all in one. It's definitely the ideal gift to offer to the person in your circle that is hard to shop for.
Everyone has a desire to get into better shape and do what they can to properly care for their body. With gaming systems like the Wii Fit and other things to encourage people to get up and move and to lose weight, it was only a matter of time before mobile devices started integrating applications that encourage people to lose weight and stay in shape.Continue reading "BodyMedia brings new additions to smart phones"
With technology constantly changing and new things being released all the time, there are so many different options if you are in the market for a PC. The older computer models took up a lot of room in your home and most people have found that they are a rater inconvenient option. Thanks to Stealth, you can purchase their new LPC-100 which is ideal for anyone looking for a smaller PC. This small device can actually fit right into your hand and it's very fast.Continue reading "The Stealth PC"
With so many new technology devices on the market, how can you find one that is ideal for what you need and want? The Tablet PC world is huge right now and Pioneer has jumped on the chance to capitalize and compete with other companies.Continue reading "Pioneer's Dreambook Epad"
Are you in the market to for a new camcorder? When you have a camcorder to record your family's memories on or your elaborate vacations you take is very important. You are recording memories that you never want to forget. The camcorder needs to be up to date with all the new and upcoming features. You want to be able to view what you have recorded with ease and also be able to move your recordings to different locations on your computer to share with other family and friends. Find a camcorder that is going to work the best for you and what you are looking for as you record your memories. One of the newest camcorders on the market has HD Video that you can use on the go. Get yourself the Aiptek 3D HD Camcorder and have the new and upcoming features already on it.Continue reading "HD Video on the go with Aiptek 3D HD Camcorder"
Hundreds of people die at sea each year. Many of them are lost at sea and die of dehydration and are unable to be rescued in time. Sadly many of these individuals just need a few more hours in order to be rescued. The Sea Kettle is a new way to help people that are planning to go to sea as it will provide a flotation chamber for them and it also purifies the sea water, giving you drinking water so you won't die of dehydration.Continue reading "Drinking water from the sea with the Sea Kettle"
It may surprise you to learn that parenting has gone high tech. There are several different high tech gadgets on the market that can make parenting a little easier. Here is some of the most popular high tech gadgets that parents will want to own-Continue reading "High tech gadgets parents will want to own"
Do you have a great gift in mind for the technology lovers on your list? If you aren't sure what to give this year, look into a futuristic watch like the mute watch. This is a watch without a face, which is already getting a lot of attention and interest.Continue reading "Give the gift of a mutewatch"
There is no need to settle for a simple bag of popcorn in front of your old TV, to watch your favorite movie, or the need to listen to "tunes" on your 80's boom box. There is now a wide variety of high-tech gadgets to make your viewing and listening pleasure, better then you ever thought. These gadgets though high-tech are easy to operate (allowing those non-techies to enjoy them), and there is something, for everyone, in almost every budget category. Technology has never been so fun! Here are some high-tech gadgets for movie or music fun-Continue reading "High-tech gadgets for movie or music fun"
Are you involved in the extreme bikers within your community? Or do you ride by yourself, but you are still considered an extreme biker? Being an extreme biker can be very dangerous, but can also be very rewarding. There are many different places that you will take your bike and your bike rides at. This will give you the opportunity to see different areas around your community and other communities. Along with being an extreme biker, have you ever considered tracking how much time you spend riding and how far you ride each day? There are many different types of mounting systems that you can purchase to track your progress with each ride you take. But do you have the most current up to date mounting system that tracks your progress?Continue reading "Why extreme bikers need LiveRider"
There are many different reasons to why people use computers. There are some people who use computers for work, others who use computers for entertainment and there are the new users to computers who are learning how to use the computer. The number of reasons to use a computer is endless and growing every day. No matter the reason we have to use a computer, we are all guilty of being on the computer late at night. Many times when we are on the computer late into the night, we leave lights off to not disturb other people in the house. If you are one of these people who work on the computer in the dark, look into investing into a high contrast keyboard to help you see your keys and keyboard in the dark.Continue reading "Using high contrast keyboards to type better in the dark"
There are several different things that you should consider before purchasing a TV. Because of the numerous choices, you should have a plan, and consider all of the applicable factors. Today, buying a TV can be a major investment, so it becomes even more important to educate yourself before buying.Continue reading "High tech TV's you want to own"
There are all sorts of high-tech gadgets that can make your summer fun a lot cooler. Best of all these gadgets range from the affordable to the splurge, and are guaranteed to provide you with hours of summertime enjoyment. Here are some high tech gadgets you will want to own for summer fun-Continue reading "High tech gadgets you will want to own for summer fun"
The world of cell phones can be confusing and overwhelming. Whether you are in the market, for you first cell phone or a new one, you may feel like there are simply two many choices. However, if you have a plan, before you go out shopping it can help make the search more manageable. Here is what you need to know about how to choose which cell phone is right for you-Continue reading "How to choose which cell phone is right for you"
If you have seen or heard of the iPad, you have probably also heard of another unique device known as the Andriod tablet. The Archos android tablet is unique as it has a great screen quality at 800 x 480 and its impressive design is turning a lot of heads.Continue reading "Your official review of the Andriod tablet"
For several years we have seen HUD display navigation in fighter jets in movies but now this amazing technology is available for your vehicles. This means that you don't need to look away from your usual driving viewpoint in order to receive directions. Since the smaller GPS devices are usually in your dashboard or mounted to the dashboard, it can cause you to lose focus while driving.Continue reading "The future of driving, HUD display navigation"
Those cool sci-fi movies where you can change the computer screen by using your hands is now possible thanks to Toshiba and the AirSwing. The natural user interfaces aren't exactly new, but they are pretty unique to use and to see. With Toshiba's AirSwing you don't need to pay for expensive hardware or purchase all these additional software programs to make it work correctly.Continue reading "The buzz behind Toshibas Airswing"
When you upgrade to a new phone like the iPhone or Blackberry, there are so many apps out there that it can be hard to figure out which ones you really need and which ones are worthwhile. Finding a guide to help can be just as challenging as the `Users Guide' to iPhones and Blackberrys offer just the basic operating instructions to get the phone up and running and they don't offer any information about how to install apps or which ones are the best apps. Here is a guide to your new iPhone or Blackberry and the best apps for them.
Have you been back and forth on buying an iPhone? When the iPhone first was announced, it was completely different from any other type of cell phone or portable device out there. Now iPhone is onto its latest version the iPhone 4. Here are some things you need to know about the latest version of the iPhone and if now is a good time to buy a new iPhone or not.Continue reading "Reviewing the iPhone 4"
When the Nintendo Wii came out, it completely changed the way people play video games. Now you aren't just sitting around playing, you are standing up, jumping, bouncing, running, and all in all you are moving. To respond to the Wii, many other companies have been developing their own motion activated video game systems. Right now Microsoft and PlayStation have both unveiled their new creations that are designed to finally give the Nintendo Wii a run for its money. Here is guide to the new Microsoft Kinect and how it compares to the Nintendo Wii.
For many years Apple's iPod has been the number-one selling MP3 player on the market. Apple found a way to perfect their creation with designing their own web site where people can download music, books, and videos. They continue to produce newer and better versions of the iPod and the price of the original iPod Nano has dropped in price, making it affordable to practically everyone. In 2006, Microsoft finally hit the MP3 world with their introduction of Zune. The Zune has also taken the market by storm, especially for Microsoft lovers that appreciate its ability to sync easily with their Microsoft applications. So which is better, the iPod or the Zune? Here is a list that may help you decide:Continue reading "Zune versus iPod"
If you are debating between a Blackberry and PDA, here are some helpful pointers that may help you make your decision.
A PDA is short for Personal Digital Assistant. A PDA is a small, handheld computer that comes with Microsoft programs like Word, Excel, and Office Outlook. A PDA has several different uses like email, a calendar, clock, calculator, organizer, and storage capabilities for documents. Several people will connect to the internet with them and keep up with the latest information, play games, send email, etc. PDAs also have the ability to record and upload videos. A PDA also comes with a global positioning device, which can be used to help you get from one location to another.Continue reading "Using a Blackberry or PDA"
Finding the right digital camera can be a big challenge with how many cameras are on the market. Some people are supports of name-brand cameras like Canon and Nikon while others support cameras that have higher pixels and extra features. A digital camera usually comes with a large range of different options. From automatic focus, red eye, zoom, action shots, and portrait options, anyone can look like a professional photographer.Continue reading "Picking a digital camera"
Technology lovers have been in love with digital photo frames when they first hit the market. As technology advances, the digital photo frame has come a long way. You no longer need to have multiple pictures displayed all over your home, all you need to do is upload your pictures to a USB mass storage device and plug it into the digital photo album. While the device is turned on, it will flash the different pictures on the 4x6 or larger screen. This gives you an opportunity to show off all your pictures without printing them out and storing them in multiple scrapbooks that take up a lot of room.Continue reading "Buying the right digital photo frame"
MP3 technology is constantly advancing. Businesses are finding MP3 to be a powerful tool in keeping up with consumer demands and needs. Since so many people are on Twitter and other social networking sites, business owners must get involved with MP3 to boost their income.
MP3 players basically miniaturize your file sizes to store more data. Users can travel anywhere and still receive the same high-quality information without being connected to their personal computer. MP3 players continue to be one of the best Christmas gifts on the market, causing every business owner to look at how they can get in on the cash cow.Continue reading "Using MP3 to keep your business ahead of technology"
If you are preparing for a long flight or a cross-country trip with the family, having some travel gadgets along for the ride will save you hours of boredom and a headache from tired kids. Here are some of the must-have travel gadgets on the market:Continue reading "Travel gadgets"
If you want to keep your home safe from intruders, some spy gadgets are definitely the way to go. You can get fun spy gadgets like pens that record audio for 5 minutes from Office Depot and other office stores for about $65, but the unique spy gadgets like peephole reversers and GPS track sticks are for the serious junkie that like spy gadgets.
If you want one of the coolest gadgets out there, you need to invest $299 into Amazon's Kindle portable reading device. Kindle allows you to download books and other digital media and take it with you everywhere you go. The original Kindle device sold out in less than 6 hours. The Kindle 2, released in early 2009, has additional features like faster page-refreshing, reduced thickness, and more internal memory. In mid-2009, Amazon released Kindle DX which has a larger screen and includes PDF file downloads. This is helpful for readers that want to download newspaper content. What makes Kindle so unique is the E Ink they use. The electronic ink looks similar to that of the ink on a real page.Continue reading "Kindle"
When GPS units first came out, they ran for upwards of $500. Now for about $99 you can purchase a quality GPS unit and never get lost again. GPS is short for Global Positioning System. It finds your location using a high-frequency radio finder. Pretty much every type of handheld device features a GPS unit. You can download a GPS feature to your cell phone or to your PDA. This is a great way to find where you are at when you in a different city or you can use it to help you perform your job easier (think pizza delivery).Continue reading "GPS Units"
Phones have been around forever. They have evolved into little computers that can do just about anything. Instead of carrying around a ton of little gadgets, you can now only carry around one. Here are some of the newest multi-use phones on the market.Continue reading "Newest multi-use phones"
Computer games are a part of everyday life for most children. They either play them a lot or go over to a friends house that has a game system. Lets look at some of the different types of games and gadgets that are out in the market today.Continue reading "Games and gadgets"
There are so many different things that people do when they have a business. One thing that business owners are always doing is finding ways to improve their business. One way that some people have found they can improve their business is by incorporating different gadgets. Here are some tips on gadgets that can help improve your business.Continue reading "Gadgets that can help improve your business"
Electronic paper or e-paper reflects light like ordinary paper and are thin like ordinary paper, but have the capability of updating information as you are reading it. E-paper allows the reader to view it in a variety of situations like direct sunlight. E-paper is a reflective technology that does not require a backlight and it does not require power to maintain an image.Continue reading "Electronic paper"
Why won't my system recognize my usb device? This is a great question. It's a great question because it happens all the time-your computer is on, you're ready to work, you plug in your usb device, and.nothing. It was just working! What's going on? Why is it that all of a sudden nothing is showing up? You know that your computer can recognize it, but why won't it? In fact, just as I was starting to write this article, my computer decided that it no longer wanted to recognize the usb device that I had been using for the last couple hours, that was still plugged in to the computer, but I guess that the computer had had enough of usb devices for the day.Continue reading "How to troubleshoot problems with USB devices"
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It seems like there is always a new latest and greatest version of various tech tools and gadgets coming out all the time. Larger memory, better design, and unimaginable features make it difficult to keep up with all the latest gadgets that are making their way into the market.