Got a new Touchscreen Laptop for $255

As much as things are mobile and portable regarding technology, there still seems to be a need for computers.  Though I can do many things from my Smartphone or Tablet, there are times I need a computer, for uploading photos from my camera or syncing music playlists (depending on the device). My old laptop died last night.  I needed something but didn’t feel like paying … Continue reading Got a new Touchscreen Laptop for $255

Just say NO to Facebook Messenger

It’s been a while since all the hype with forced migration to the Facebook messenger app from earlier this year and this summer. Last week I noticed I couldn’t access my messages from within the app. It would show me a message that I needed to download messenger and would show me a bunch of my friends who had downloaded it.  I still felt unsure … Continue reading Just say NO to Facebook Messenger

CABLE/CORD CUTTING WITH GOOGLE CHROMECAST

Many people are busy.  That being said, many people still enjoy kicking back and enjoying consuming some form of media at home when they are home. I myself don’t have cable at home.  I’m not home enough to justify forking over $80+ tax a month to watch tv maybe once or twice a week for a few hours.  Truthfully, there are other things I’d rather … Continue reading CABLE/CORD CUTTING WITH GOOGLE CHROMECAST

PARTYING LIKE IT’S 1999: WITH BBM, NSA AND YOU.

so familiar, yet so different without a keyboard! In 1999, I sent my first BBM. I had access to an early model of a Blackberry which my Aunt was testing for Jim and Mike of RIM. It was pretty cool for 1999 even though it’s not impressive now. In 1999, there were cell phones and internet, but there wasn’t anything with mobile texting capabilities for … Continue reading PARTYING LIKE IT’S 1999: WITH BBM, NSA AND YOU.

HOW TO GET US NETFLIX & HULU IN CANADA

a wonderful compilation of images from the Hackers movie that I found by googling that led me to Minecraft Forum “Hack the Planet” is a phrase from 1995 the movie ‘Hackers’, which was the introduction to the internet for most people.  It became a cult classic with a phenomenal soundtrack  and the first reference to Hacker culture in the mainstream for Generation X and Y.  It was also the … Continue reading HOW TO GET US NETFLIX & HULU IN CANADA