Archive for the ‘Gadgets’ Category

My good Karma (Go) for the day

A couple of weeks ago, I briefly mentioned the Karma Go, and how I intended to use it to stay connected at the 2015 PASS Summit in Seattle.  The good news is that the little fella worked great inside the convention center; the better news was that the convention center had upgraded its WIFI capabilities, […]

November 11, 2015 · stuart · No Comments
Posted in: Blogging is FUN!, Gadgets

Testing Word as a blogging tool

For Christmas, I got a neat little tablet hybrid (Lenovo Yoga Tablet 10 w/Windows), and I’m trying to use it as a laptop replacement; I’ll try to give an honest review of it by the end of the month, but for now, I’ve been trying to replace Windows Live Writer with some other tool (since […]

January 4, 2015 · stuart · No Comments
Posted in: Gadgets

happiness is…

watching my Roomba with its new cleaning head pick up dirt.  I know that’s materialistic, but with two cats, two kids, a dog, and a yard full of dormant Bermuda grass, I have really missed having clean floors (and yes, I know, I could have vacuumed myself, but what’s the point when I have a […]

December 24, 2008 · stuart · No Comments
Posted in: Fun Toys

the revolution is upon us…

http://blog.wired.com/gadgets/2008/12/nvidias-ion-set.html WOW.  I was thinking of getting a netbook before next year to help me prep for doing more presentations on the circuit, but if this thing is set to be released in the first half of 2009, I’ll keep lugging around the brick of a laptop I have now.

December 18, 2008 · stuart · No Comments
Posted in: Fun Toys

This is totally useless…

This link’s been on Engadget for a while, but in case you missed it… In case you can’t figure this out; it’s a stool. A stool that you can tell to follow you. Discuss.

December 9, 2008 · stuart · No Comments
Posted in: Fun Toys