Category Archives: Tech

Space Hulk: Deathwing Fails to Uphold the Legend

Warhammer 40,000 is a series of tabletop games which feature the eponymous Astartes. They stand at 7ft tall and are engineered on both a biological and psychological level. Clad in their signature power armor, these are some of the most

Earn Bitcoin with These Apps

Earning money on the Internet by doing little is the dream of many and the life of few. While you won’t be buying a new yacht or packing your luggage for that Paris vacation in three weeks using these apps,

AsteroidOS Launches New Smartwatch Launcher

AsteroidOS smartwatch

Smartwatches used to be the next big thing for tech fans. These little devices were the darlings of those that felt they were simply too busy to pull a phone out and look at it for an update on a

Microsoft’s Cortana Finds New Home

Cortana Startup Screen

Microsoft has been playing third wheel in the mobile market since before they even tried launching Windows Phone. While I personally loved the Windows Phone 8 interface and operational standpoints, the platform failed horribly. Windows Phone was plagued with the

Sprint Lands Major Pokemon GO Deal

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Pokemon GO, the social exploration game by Niantic and Nintendo, is still going. Not as strong as it was when it first launched but still, it is going. As the game gets a little long in the tooth for many

DirecTV NOW Coming to Mobile, AT&T Customers Get Possibly Illegal Bonus

DirecTV Now

When AT&T bought out DirecTV it was viewed by many as a bad thing and by others as a good thing. For some, it was a moment for concern as this merger could potentially change the way either company works

Sling TV Adds Online Based Digital Video Recorder Option

Sling TV is a great option for cord cutters that miss a few channels but not the high cable bill. One problem that Sling TV has had though is not offering a Digital Video Recorder (DVR) service to users. Now,

Netflix Update Brings Offline Viewing

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Netflix, the leader in digital subscriptions, has just made a major update to their app for Android and iPhone users (are Windows Phone users even a thing anymore?). This update brings one major thing that fans have clamored for quite

Vudu Adds Fan Focused Support Options for Android Users

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Fans of movies and television shows probably already know about Vudu, the digital distribution service owned by Walmart. Available via platforms such as Android, Roku, and computers, Vudu is an entertainment lover’s dream. Boasting over 100,000 movies and television shows

Verizon Introduces Two New Pre-Pay Plans

Depending on your point of view of Verizon as a cell phone company, you may, or may not, find this news interesting (we have an AT&T centric version here).  Verizon has just announced that they are introducing two new plans

Kickstarter – SMACH Z Hand Held Gaming PC

Hand held devices.  It seems everyone is getting in on the action of on the go gaming.  Nintendo is trying to bridge the gap between console and hand held with their upcoming Nintendo Switch.  Many clone makers have released Sega

Time Warner AT&T Merger Could Spell Disaster for Entertainment Fans

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It is no secret that Time Warner and AT&T are in talks to merge with AT&T taking on the former as a subsidiary.  This, on paper, sounds kind of cool. The concern I have with this going through lays with

Non-Traditional Attack Takes Down Major DNS Provider

Misinformation can spread like wildfire and do more damage than the actual disastrous event. Take the October 21st cyber attack against Dyn. Some called it a “false flag” event. Others blamed the recent hand off of domain name control to ICANN. My 10+

Vudu Launches Free Streaming Service

It is interesting to note that more and more companies that control a lot of digital content are getting into offering a free option to viewers.  This is obviously movies and television focused as we won’t see Steam allowing similar

Twitter still has the 140 character limit, but…

Changes have come to Twitter. We still have the 140 character limit. However, not everything counts against it like it used to.

2 Things Pokemon GO Plus Device Does That Are Not Advertised

The new Pokemon GO Plus is a neat little option for hardcore Pokemon GO fans.  It is, at its heart, a pedometer for the game of the same name.  You wear it, walk and it tracks your steps.  Great.  Initially