I talk about tech. Well, mostly tech.
Amazon's Astro Impressions after 2 Months
February 15, 2023 • 19 MIN
My impressions of the most affordable, practical robot from Amazon, the Astro after having Astro for 2 months.
5G Is Slowing Down Your Mobile Internet
February 7, 2021 • 7 MIN
5G can be so slow you're better off turning it off for now. It happens, for entire cities at a time. Turn off 5G until you get fast, dependable speeds in your area.
Google Stadia Cloud Gaming Platform Has Turned Me Into A Believer
December 1, 2020 • 8 MIN
After a few weeks of Stadia gaming, I've come to the conclusion that cloud streaming is the future of gaming for most people.
Apple Just Dropped the Mic with their new M1 based Macbooks, Mac Mini
November 17, 2020 • 5 MIN
Apple's new M1 chip based computers are out, and they are just aceing all the benchmarks with speed, battery life, low noise, and performance.
Twitch Streamers Frustrated Over DMCA Copyright Takedowns and Bans
November 12, 2020 • 5 MIN
Twitch started taking down Videos on Demand en masse, and banning high profile streamers following DMCA take-down notices they've started receiving in overwhelming numbers in May.
Google Photos Unlimited Storage Is Ending June 1st, 2021
November 11, 2020 • 7 MIN
Google has announced that they are ending their unlimited high quality storage of photos and videos for new uploads starting June 1st, 2021.
The Shure MV7 Podcast Microphone is no SM7B
October 30, 2020 • 6 MIN
Shure MV7 Microphone is an intriguing choice for podcasters, twitch streamers, and work at home people looking to upgrade their conference microphones. But, its no SM7B. Not for $249. Still, for many its still a worthwhile upgrade.
The Insta360 One X Mark II, Its a Fun Camera and I recommend it.
October 29, 2020 • 6 MIN
Insta360 just announced their new One X Mark II 360 camera. It improves on the original One X in just about every single way, and addresses the issues I've had with the Mark I.
Best Smartphone Deal of 2020, Google's Pixel 4a for $216
October 26, 2020 • 8 MIN
Google Pixel has a special offer if you subscribe to their phone subscription service. For $9 a month starting, you get an unlocked Google Pixel 4a smartphone after two years of payments, totaling about $216 plus tax.
Stop Killing Your Laptop While Working from Home
October 24, 2020 • 10 MIN
A public service announcement to everyone working form home, to keep your laptop cool. Heat shortens laptop lives, killing them well before their useful life.
DJI Pocket 2 Announced
October 21, 2020 • 10 MIN
DJI has announced the DJI Pocket 2 ( https://jo.my/djipocket2 ) with improved sensor, wider angle lens, improved audio, and a lot of new accessories to make it arguably the most capable active stabilized pocket video camera of its size.
Google Chrome's Password Tool Checks to See If Your Account(s) Were Compromised
October 7, 2020 • 5 MIN
About the Google Chromebrowser's Password Checker tool to see if your account has been compromised. How to check to see if your account(s) have been compromised, and how to have google suggest a good password. #cybersecurity
iPhone 12 Rumors, One Week Ahead of Announcement
October 7, 2020 • 5 MIN
I talk about all the latest rumors about the new iPhone 12 models to be announced at Apple's virtual event, October 13th, 2020.
Battery Gate Settlement, Claim Your $$ By October 6th
October 5, 2020 • 6 MIN
Public Service Announcement to claim your Apple iPhone #batterygate settlement by October 6th, 2020.
Google's New Photos App for Android is Out for Pixel Owners
October 2, 2020 • 2 MIN
Google has announced the release of their new Google Photos app, introducing new editing features that were showcased in the Google Home Event a few days ago.
Amazon's Virtual Tourism Platform, Amazon Explore
October 2, 2020 • 8 MIN
Amazon opens their virtual tourism platform to the public. Hosts can apply, and customers can request an invitation to any number of experiences available for purchase.
Google's Launch Night In, Pixel 5, New Chromecast, and New Speaker
September 30, 2020 • 11 MIN
In this premiere episode, I talk about Google's Launch Night In 'live' broadcast and new products announced, including Pixel 5, new Chromecast with GoogleTV, and new speakers.