Farewell Old Friend — My Nexus 7 (2013) Tablet Finally Bit The Dust
Last week, almost four years to the day I bought it, my trusty old Nexus 7 (2013) tablet had to be put-down. I loved that device, used it daily, and though newer, and more “state-of-the-art,” the Samsung Galaxy Tab I … Continued
Very Sad Day As a Chargers Fan
Very sad day. Seen in a Walmart in Riverside County that, two years ago, had nothing but Chargers gear. Today, it…
So We Bought a Golf Cart
Polly was so wanting a golf cart. I was reluctant. A friend was selling one, and so it happened. We bought the cart, and the mandatory accessories, like a golf cart cover for the rainy season. I have to admit, … Continued
Our First RV!
Polly & I have been big into camping for years. There are so many options here in Southern California, from the mountains in the summer, to the deserts in the winter. We’d always camped in a tent, or sleeping in … Continued
What Happened to Google ‘Backup and Sync’?
Back on June 14, all the tech media was writing about the forthcoming “Backup and Sync” utility from Google, intended to replace the current Google Drive sync utility for Windows & Mac, adding-in Google Photos backup, to boot. The new … Continued
The Original Tivoli Model One Is A Sonic Work-Of-Art
If you’re an audiophile, you know one of the best tabletop radios money could buy back in the day, was the original Tivoli Model One, designed by the legendary audio engineer, Henry Kloss. The thing sounds absolutely stunning, but the … Continued
Google Home Review: Good, Bad, Promising, Confusing
I was intrigued by Google Home since its introduction in early October of 2016. I loved the idea of a voice assistant, but it had one huge flaw that had me holding-off on the purchase. Initially, it only supported one … Continued
I’d Love To See This concert, But Something Tells Me It Won’t Be Cheap
Oh, I’d love to see this concert. Haven’t seen any ticket prices, yet, but something tells me it won’t be cheap.
My First Three Days With Google WiFi
I needed a new WiFi router, and decided to try the latest offering from Google, “Google WiFi.” After a few days of playing-around with it, here’s what I think about Google’s nifty little networking gadget. Google’s WiFi is a system that supports … Continued
RIP Chuck Berry
Another legend has left the building.