Category: Tech Toys

Goodbye Windows

For a long time now (over a year), I’ve been thinking about switching from Windows to Mac. The major thing holding me back was the fact that a MacBook Pro laptop starts at $1800. That’s a LOT of money. Back in August (or around there), I decided to just go for it. The main reasons … Continue Reading

PC vs Mac. Which is right for me?

My laptop will be 5 years old at the end of this year. It’s a Dell Inspiron 1520 (running Windows 7). It has served me well, but it’s been wigging out on me the past few months. The video driver has been crashing and it won’t run more than an hour (if even that) on … Continue Reading

New Toy

Ok … it’s not really a toy. It’s a tool. (And a bonus … it’s got a Biggest Loser game that came w/ it.) I mentioned last week that I was embarking on a new journey … a journey to get healthy and happy. I’ve gotten off to a rough start. I’ve only worked out … Continue Reading

Review: Creative Zen V Plus mp3 player

Product: Creative Zen V Plus 2 GB mp3 player Amount Spent: $138.39 (after $10 gift card) at Best Buy Pros: Small, Rechargeable Internal Battery, Durable Cons: Capacity a little low, Controls take a little bit to get use to I have had this mp3 player for exactly one month. (I’m writing this a little later … Continue Reading

MY mp3 Player Buyer’s Guide

This is by no means a definitive buyer’s guide for mp3 players … it’s just how I decided which one I wanted. 1. Decide what it is that you want in an mp3 player … features, style, usability, etc. – Make a list of things that you would like to have in an mp3 player. … Continue Reading