5 Reasons Why It's Better to Talk than Text

After a few recent stories from my awesome girls, I am finally putting fingers to keyboard and giving you the top 5 reasons why talk is almost always better than text. By text I mean SMS, Facebook message or any kind of chat function on an app (yes like Tinder). What the #$% does that mean? Texting is a woefully inadequate method of communication....more

Three Ways Technology Has Changed My Brain

I was born in the wrong era. While I love technology and modern conveniences, I sometimes wonder what it would be like to live in an era before these enhancements....more
Yes every point you made is correct and I will go back to Luminosity in 2015 bc I notice too ...more

Affordable Tech Gifts for the Holidays

It's the most wonderful time of the year – and the most spendy, too. That's good news for the people on the receiving end of holiday gifts! According to the 2014 National Retail Federation’s Holiday Consumer Spending Survey, the average person celebrating Christmas, Kwanzaa or Hanukkah will spend $804.42 and most of that will go toward presents. As for what kinds of presents, gadgets are hot....more

Tech Tip: How to Easily Remove a Micro SIM From Your Smart Phone

Grabbing at that tiny micro SIM card inside your smart phone can be an exercise in futility, even with small fingers. Here’s an easy solution though, if you have a piece of adhesive tape handy....more

Bellashoot iPhone & iPad Beauty App

 Bellashoot iPhone & iPad Beauty Apphttp://www.beautylifegeek.com/tech/2014/11/18/bellashoot-iphone-ipad-beauty-app  Blog: www.beautylifegeek.com...more

Geekette Post: Kindle Voyage

I have an unhealthy love for anything electronic.  I think it all started with my Show n Tell record player...the one that you could put the filmstrip in and it advanced the story in time to the book being read.  Of course, then I got Sister Slegde's "We Are Family," and the whole purpose of the book record player was reappropriated.Ah...the memories.Before I get lost down memory lane, I wanted to share my latest electronic love with you: the Kindle Voyage....more

8 Reasons You Should Fear Amazon Echo

Last week, Amazon introduced Echo, a $199 cylindrical device you plug in and set anywhere in your house to make your life easier. ...more
WHAT?  Don't you WANT one?!!  When there is a CLOUD involved, there's always the potential for ...more

I Can't Get My Widgets In Order!

I love writing. I was going to say blogging, but its really writing, and I see no reason not to call it that. I blog on wordpress dot com and dot org; I still haven't figured out why they are different. Someone at headquarters had an argument and Paths were Parted. Amicably, so it would appear, but they may be having a contest to see who can confuse their users more....more

What I imagine Siri looks like

Some of you are too young to remember this but once upon a very long time ago an entire population of people only ever wrote things down on paper. Grocery lists, phone numbers and random thoughts … to record any of these a pen and a piece of paper were required. (As I write this I’m thinking that such a society would be known as Neanderthals to anyone born after 1995. I’m not sure how that makes me feel … possibly old but I need to process before I commit.)And then technology happened....more