Category: Computers

Desktops & Laptops vs Tablets & Smartphones

  Desktops & Laptops Vs. Tablets & Smartphones You may have been aware of the recent trend towards computer technology that continues to get smaller.  Computers aren’t just machines to adorn our desks, but handheld, portable, and connected devices, that might not have even been conceived 30 years ago.  But as the technology grows so […]

Cell phones and VoIP phones

    Cell Phones and VoIP Phones There’s been some interesting news surrounding cell phones and VoIP phones lately.  As the two technologies find more common ground, the distinction that so long kept them apart is fading.  In this post, I like to cover the similarities and differences of these two technologies, and how they […]

How does use of the Internet Save Time?

   Save Time via the Internet I’ve observed in my life, many times, people who do not use the internet regularly or who do not yet understand more than maybe 1% of the enormous potential of the internet.  I wish to enlighten these people to the, as yet unknown, vast ocean of possibility that is […]

Could Self-Driving Cars be a Real Possibility?

  It’s been said that over 90% of all car accidents are caused in some manner by human actions (link).  And for now, nearly 100% of cars are driven by humans.  Strangely enough humans have built these devices and seem to happily drive them all over the planet.  Access to personal mobility is definitely a […]

Home Technologies (Part 1): Kitchen Appliances

Home Technologies One of the earliest technologies that I recall seeing as a child was from commercials made in the 50’s and 60’s.  These short films fascinated me.  There was always such an air of wonder and inspiration, even when such devices might never see the light of day.  The primary point was to make […]