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  • Power of the Cube  Many different power needs requires a very flexible power source
  • Real Continuity  Moving back and forth between your Mac and your iPad is going to be a lot easier
  • No Dupes Please  When your synch your phone and devices with your database you always get duplicate entries
  • Draw Partner  If your cell phone is running out of juice half way through the day then slap a holster to your hip and charge it up
  • The Silly Season The new iPhone is just around the corner so what do you think it's going to have?
  • Gaming is No Vice Handheld Controller for the iPad Mini hits the sweet spot
  • My Cloud or Yours If cloud storage isn't quite enough for you then check out Transporter
  • The Apple Car If you like Apple products and are looking for a new car then 2014 might be your time
  • 2 Ways To Go A Jump Drive that can use either USB or eSATA for super zippy transfers.
  • Parint Is Such Sweet Sorrow When it's time for you to move on you should give my friend Alohabob a look.
  • Camp Discovery If your child has Autism you should check out Camp Discovery
  • It Looks A Little Scratchy Getting that scratched back of your iPod looking good again.
  • It's VuDu Downloadable Movies that look great and start instantly.
  • Pick a Card A Jump Drive that can use either USB or eSATA for super zippy transfers.
  • The Latest The most recent transfer protocol for hard drives is called Thunderbolt and the T3 does it really well
  • We Want Mo' If you're thinking about automating your house give the Belkin WeMo a look.
  • Which Version Is Which? Sorting out which Version of a Word Doc is the one you want to use!
  • Whuzzat? Did you ever wonder what those little attachments at the bottom of Emails were that you couldn't get open. Well now you can find out
  • You're Outta' Here! An in-expensive photo editing app that solves a lot of problems fast
  • Is That Me? If you've always wanted your own Avatar then it's NITO Time for you.
  • Road Trip, Part 8 If you're going to Rome here are some great apps
  • Road Trip, Part 7 If you're going to Paris or London here are some great apps
  • Road Trip, Part 6 If you're going to New York or San Francisco here are some helpful apps
  • Road Trip, Part 5 What you can do with all those pictures you take on the road
  • Road Trip, Part 4 If you're in a country that you don't speak the language here are some great apps
  • Road Trip, Part 3 Once you're at your destination and want to find your way around here are some great apps
  • Road Trip, Part 2 Now it's time to book your flight and hotel
  • Road Trip, Part 1 If you're planning a trip here are some great iPhone apps
  • In the Mood Lightning is a great way to change your mood and Holi does just that
  • How Much Light Turning your iPhone into a Light Meter is just a quick stop by Luxi
  • Fuel for the Fire If you're running out of room on your iPad and need to access a whole lot more data check out Fuel
  • Freedom Pop IFree cell service with no contract, I'm all ears!
  • All Day Every Day If you like working in Microsoft Word on a lot of different platforms and devices check out Office 365
  • Unplugged If you're tired of plugging in your phone every night check the uNu Aero Wirelss Charging Battery Case
  • Sharing Isn't for Everybody If you'd like your screen to lock everytime you walk away then unlock when you come back just Open Sesame
  • Let's Form a Group If your desktop looks like an explosion in the mattress factory you need Desktop Groups
  • How 'bout a lift If you've got big email attachments and you've just gotta' get them sent try CargoLifter
  • Forest for the Trees Searching the Internet can be a frustrating thing unless you get some help
  • Drop Me Off Here If you're tired of tasks being cumbersome in Finder then check out Drop Zone
  • Do It Now Here's a software update that you need to do right now
  • Camp Discovery If your child has Autism you should check out Camp Discovery
  • Any Car, Any Color The Router that does everything for everybody
  • Don't Forget to Remember If you've got a guitar collection and want to keep track of it check out Guitar Tracker
  • If Then, When? A cool little Application that send you messages when things happen
  • Do the Math The latest fad coming down the pike isn't exactly what it seems
  • What About Me? A cool tool that will support your iPad or Laptop
  • Charge It All A charger that does everything
  • Work in Progress A pretty interesting product that may or may not come into existance
  • Bump On a Log! If you just can't hold up your iPad anymore check out Lap Log
  • Gotta' Light? If you need a solar powered light check out United to Light
  • Ride the Wild Horse The new Apple Operating System, Mavericks has a lot to offer
  • Giddyup! Upgrading your Apple Operating System was never easier
  • They're Just Temporary On your computer there are temporary files and sometimes they are more of them than the data you wan to keep
  • Such, a deal? If you're looking at one of those "get a cell phone sooner programs" you should definitely run the numbers.
  • Speak to Me Portable Bluetooth Speakers which Really Fill the Bill
  • A Little More Oooooooooomph! If your iPhone 5 is sucking wind by 11AM check out the Freedom 2000
  • Backin' it Up, Gettin' it Back Before you get your new iPhone besure and back your old one up to iTunes
  • Get 'em While They're Hot What you can get for your old iPhone can just about pay for the new one
  • 7 is Heaven iOS 7 has a lot of new features that I really like
  • Jump On In if your device is capable of updating then iOS is a good bet
  • Check Mate Managing you files stored in iCloud is a whole lot easier with Cloud Mate
  • Privacy Matters Creating a Virtual Private Network was never easier
  • Where's My Stuff If you don't have a clue as to what all the stuff in your house is your need MyStuff Pro 2
  • Who Needs It? If you've been thinking about upgrading to Office 2013 or Office 365, think again
  • Dropbox Remembers One of the best features of Dropbox is that it keeps older versions for 30 days
  • Sum of the Parts A cool little program that brings together you appointments, the weather and even the traffic
  • Popcorn Time Some of my favorite techy films!
  • The Lost Video An un-authorized Steve Jobs bio-pic, I'm all over that. Or, I would be if I could find it!
  • I Hate It Part 2 More of all the things that make me crazy about Apple!
  • I Hate It Part 1 All the things that make me crazy about Apple!
  • So Close Finding your Mac or iOS when they're lost or stolen needs some options
  • Don't Do This at Home If you ever drop your phone in the toilet, don't do this!
  • My Report Card How my electronic devices performed on the road
  • Know Before You Go Before you go with vacation check out your options for voice and data on the road
  • Let's Get Downloaded If your iPad can't download the file you want check out Transloader
  • What to Take?? Here's my list of what I'm going to take on our vacation so I can keep on working. Am I crazy or what?
  • Wherezit Hot? If you need a little help with your Wireless Network check out Net Spot 2
  • Where'd They Go?? With newer laptop computers losing ports an external hard drive with WiFi is a welcome addition
  • We Video is We More Video Editing has come to the Android Phones in a big way with WeVideo
  • Beam Me Up! If you've been longing to put what's on your Mac onto your Apple TV but your gear is too old check out Beamer
  • An Acrobatic Conversion If you receive a lot of PDF attachments on your iPad and need to edit them check out PDF2Office
  • A Waze To Go A Free App for the iPhone and Android devices which combines GPS with Social Media
  • Out On a Limb If you'd like to be in all those vacation pictures you take of the rest of your family check out iPole
  • Activation Alert Look before you leap and grab that top entry on Google
  • 8 Ain't It! My impressions of Windows 8 weren't a dream, more like a nightmare
  • Turn, Turn, Turn If you just love those long panoramic shots taken with the iPhone check out Cycloramic
  • Dropping In On You If you'd like to move files or photos to just one of your Macs or iOS devices check out DropCopy
  • Click, Click, Whee!! A Wi-Fi camera for moving those pictures onto the net, emailing then and having then show up on your iPhone or Android Smartphone
  • I'm Un-attached If you send a lot of emails with attachments but forget the attachment it's time for ForGetMeNot
  • A Lot Henges on This If you've got just one MacBook but a lot of places you use it check out Henge Docks
  • What Day Is It? If you have trouble remembering important dates and forget to shop for the ones you love check out BigDay!
  • Through the Wormhole If you've been wanting to make everything accessible on 2 computers with just 1 mouse and keyboard check out the JUC400 Wormhole Switch
  • I'm Feeling Some Pressure If you use your iPad for drawing then Pogo Connect is the answer
  • The Pill Pusher Big Bass and fluffy covers define the Zipp Speaker System
  • Any Port in a Storm If you've got a MacBook Air with very few ports check out the DS1
  • Jumps off the Page 3D Printing is the next big deal for printers.
  • Whose InCharge Here? If you've got a bunch of iOS devices with a bunch of chargers laying around your house you need to check our InCharge X5
  • Lights, Camera, Action Shooting Video on your iPad is fast and fun
  • How Zit Wurk? Explaining the Mysteries of Global Positioning
  • Take a Pill When you just can't stick it in your ear anymore check out Chill Pill
  • The Right Tool I'm usually down on Tool Bars but this one looks pretty good.
  • Sharing is Good When you travel with a lot of devices you need something to bring them altogether.
  • It's a Gas If you're wondering if where you live in the Santa Barbara area has a possibility of having Radon check out this app.
  • Flash This Just In If you need some secure information via Email there's a way you can get some more privacy
  • I'm Late, I'm Late If you're occasionally late for an appointment just give it a little Twist
  • I Just Gotta' Touch It If you just can't wait for Apple to come out with a Touchscreen iMac check out Zorro Macsk
  • Lightning Strikes Apple's new Lightning Connector has got a lot of folks pretty darn grumpy
  • Sortin' the Mail The missing link between Mac Mail and iCal has just come into view
  • Ooooops ! If you've got cables that keep dropping behind your desk check out CableStrip
  • I've Seen the Light No charged up batteries are no problem for this solar powered keyboard
  • It's Real Neat Getting organized would be a really Neat idea!
  • E-Sign Here Electronic Signatures are a great tool to have in your kit bag
  • Don't Get Ab-SORBed If you ever can't send email for a particular location check our SORBS
  • The Great Divide Part 3 A trip through where I am currently and where I think it's going.
  • The Great Divide Part 2 A trip through where I am currently and where I think it's going.
  • The Great Divide Part 1 A trip through where I am currently and where I think it's going.
  • The Bucket Combining your cell phone bills with a shared data plan makes things a lot simpler
  • Sounds Like a Winner Here's a device make my new iPad sound as good as it looks.
  • Wow, Wow, Wow Getting better sounds out of those iconic Apple ear buds
  • Make Mine Makayama A mount that I can put on a tri-pod is exactly what I need to take my iPad Movies to the next level
  • Gettin' Waat U Pay 4 If your down load speed is slow it's time to check into getting a new router
  • File It! The latest way of saving your files includes Voice Mails and Text Messages
  • Cupholders All Around Here's something to put in all those cup holders in my car
  • Hubba, Hubba A cute little Wi-Fi median hub that lets you watch movies and play music
  • Watts Ur Klout Here's a way to figure out what all your Tweets and Facebook posts mean in the world of Social Networking
  • The Flashback Attack Part 4 The first real attack to the Mac Operating System came from the Flashback Virus. This week we look at some of the things I've implemented on my own machines.
  • The Flashback Attack Part 3 The first real attack to the Mac Operating System came from the Flashback Virus. This week we look at Gatekeeper and what it has to offer.
  • The Flashback Attack Part 2 The first real attack to the Mac Operating System came from the Flashback Virus. This week we look at what Apple did about it.
  • The Flashback Attack Part 1 The first real attack to the Mac Operating System came from the Flashback Virus. This week we look at what it is.
  • The Droid meets iTunes Getting that iTunes music on to your Droid Phone is easy with iSyncr
  • A Very Touchy Subject!! A program that will let visually impaired people use a Droid Handheld device
  • Talk to Me Audiobook from a subscription service like Netflix seems like a pretty cool idea
  • Projecting Your Image A little tiny projector that hooks up to your iPhone 4
  • How Big??? How much RAM should you be getting for that new iPad you're craving?
  • Yoinks Away I just love little utilities that make things easier and Yoinks is one of the best
  • Game On Playing games on the iPad are pretty cool but there's a device called the iPad which can make it an even cooler experience
  • What's Up Dock? A dock for all my old hard drives, how nautical is that?
  • Easy as Pie The nice folks at Apple have made it even easier to separate me from my money with the Apple Store App
  • Nighty, Night If you're having trouble holding up your iPad on your lap check out ePillow
  • How Hot Am I? Finding out where the best reception for your WiFi network is easy with NetSpot
  • Gone in a Flash Mobile Flash has never really gotten off the ground and now it's going away
  • Everybody Scooch In Getting everybody on the sofa on camera for a Skype call could be a lot of fun
  • Blurring the Line Getting Android Apps to play on your Windows PC could be a dream come true.
  • The Other Guys Believe it or not there is an alternative to standing in line at the Apple Store
  • MacWorld Part 3 My final column for MacWorld 2012
  • MacWorld Part 2 This week I start to tell you about what I saw at the show
  • My Trip to MacWorld My Field Trip to San Francisco for the MacWorld/iWorld convention
  • The Picture Revolution There's a revolution brewing in Digital Photography business and it's coming from a company called Lytro
  • Scorched Tunes A cool way to display sheet music on your iPad
  • If They're Givin', I'm Takin' Apple's iTunes Match is the gift that keeps on giving
  • Hi, I'm from Microsoft Some of the scariest words in the English Language. "I'm from Microsoft and I'm here to help."
  • Skype Me If you can't get your head around FaceTime then there's always Skyp for the iPad
  • Game, Set, Match Getting my whole music library into the Cloud with iTunes Match
  • Nearer and Nearer Near Field Communications is trying to change the way store front retail works
  • It's All in the Wrist This is a cool little free app that lets you take virtual vacations all over the world
  • Is That You Growling? Getting notifications from Google Voice on your Mac computer
  • Jumpin' 2-duh Cloud Converting from MobileMe to iCloud and twisted and sorted tale
  • Jaksta in the House If you're looking for a way to get all those videos you love from your computer to your iOS or Android device check out Jaksta
  • I Just Stepped Out If it's time to ditch the land line and just go with your cell there are a couple of options you should look at
  • Whoda' Thunk It? You can make a speaker out of most anything with Rock-it 2.0
  • All Things Change I got my Mac and iOS devices all up to date and then AirPrint stopped working
  • No More Dupes Here's an inexpensive way to get rid of all those duplicate entries on your iOS devices.
  • Giants Among Us My tribute to Steve Jobs
  • Were Not Worthy Everything the iPhone 5 would have been without the 4G
  • What'd He Say? If you're traveling in a foreign land you'd better take along your iPhone
  • Hop On Over Putting your iPad together with solar panels. How cool is that?
  • Zoom, Zoom, Zoom Now you can get real close when taking pictures with your iPhone
  • The Final Frontier Cutting that final cable to make everything wireless
  • My Super Hero For Windows users who have an iPhone backing up contacts can be a problem
  • Rent vs. Buy This could be the time when it makes more sense to Rent software rather than Buy it
  • TV on the Go, Go, Go TV and the iPad is a great combination as these 3 apps demonstrate
  • Tracking the Lion Apple's new OS, Lion works a lot better with the Magic Trackpad
  • Sync My Ride My new ride is a true Geek Mobile
  • Android Marketplace The Android Marketplace on the net plus the Amazon App Store
  • Let Dolly Do the Driving Dolly Drive is a great addition to Time Machine to keep your data safe.
  • Sounds Good To Me If you're looking for a good night's sleep check out Sound Oasis.
  • Moving and Storage With today's cameras creating huge files you need a lot of storage that can travel with you
  • What If?? Making sure everything gets backed up can involve multiple solutions
  • AirPrint for the Rest of Us AirPrint is a cool feature but you don't need to buy a new printer to get it
  • Cut Out the Middleman Getting your pictures onto your computer from your iPad or iPhone with a cool new free app.
  • Call My People Restoring your iOS Device from backup can be a real nightmare unless you do it twice.
  • Call My People Finally I've got people that can do stuff for me that I don't want to do
  • Touchy Feely The blending of all-in-on computers with touch screen technology is alive on the HP TouchSmart 610
  • Take the Party Outdoors Wireless speakers for your yard bring the party outdoors.
  • It's the Wires Controlling the Xbox 360 with nothin' but your body is great
  • So Many Photos Some suggestions for finding those duplicate pictures on your hard drive
  • Protect Thy Droid If you're using an Android phone it's time to start thinking about protecting your data
  • Nice Try The Motorola Atrix is a pretty cool phone but the accessories leave me wanting
  • Just Turn It Off You need to give iOS devices a little break some times so just turn them off
  • Let's Meet 3 choices for putting together a remote meeting on the iPad.
  • What is 4G??? Sorting out what is actually meant by 4G speeds can be a fun trip
  • A Parallels Universe Wait a minute, I can remotely control Windows XP via Mac OS from my iPad? I think my head is going to explode.
  • Word Up Dog My favorite new Dictionary for the iPad is a very cool $1.99 app
  • Watts Up With That?Getting the most out of your laptop battery just got a big jolt
  • Your Morning Coffee A cool little add-on for Mozilla's Firefox that gets your day off to a fast start
  • Get With the Program Getting more out of your Point and Shoot camera with Program Modes
  • I Told Ya' There's a middle ground between giving up all hope when your hard drive dies and writing that big check to a data recovery company
  • It Really Is The best phone I ever had really is Incredible
  • Let's Play Airplay and Airprint two pretty interesting protocols for iOS.
  • So Much Stuff The Apple TV brings together all of my digital assets at home and on the net
  • Clean it up Mac! Getting the junk off your Mac's hard drive seems like a good idea to me so check out CleanItUpMac
  • Are You on the Level? Keeping your pictures on an even keel is a snap with the Level Camera Cube
  • Trackpad Rocks Controlling your desktop computer just like you do your laptop is a breeze with Trackpad
  • Scratchin' it Out A cool drawing app for taking notes on the iPad.
  • Mark It Up! You can now make notes, highlight and underscore Acrobat Docs
  • Side by Side The first challenger of the iPad enters the arena and it's the Samsung Galaxy
  • The Games Afoot Again Some free or cheap games for the iPad
  • The Sum of the Parts MobileMe for $99 per year starts to look like a bargain when you get out the parts.
  • Ins and Outs Gettin' stuff on and off the iPad is a Snap
  • Moving Closer Together LTE is almost here and with it my shot at getting the iPhone
  • Ya' Gotta' Get It! The must have hardware and software to make your iPad truly cool.
  • Makin' It Work Making the iPad work the you want it to work.
  • Santa Barbara's Gold Serving the Technology needs of Santa Barbara
  • Back to the Future Computing has come full circle with more choices than ever before.
  • Online Video Editor YouTube's new free online video editor
  • The RAT is Here The most customizable mouse of all time for the gamers out there
  • Making Travel Suite Again Shipping your toiletries to your destination rather than carrying them on the place is a great idea
  • We Have Liftoff A Helicopter you can fly around your living room or driveway
  • The Need for Speed USB 3.0 is right around the corner at what price?
  • It's All in Your Head The most amazing headset I've ever heard and see with a full 7 speakers onboard.
  • Looks the Same Software that will find all those duplicate pictures on your hard drive.
  • Right in the Middle Your virtual desktop is waiting for you in the cloud.
  • LogMeIn NOW!!! Now sitting at your iPad you can also be sitting in front of your Desktop Computer
  • Steade Does It Stop having your video jump all over the screen with SteadePod.
  • Drop and Give Me 10 If dropped cell calls are a problem around your house check out MicroCell
  • WaveSecure Keeping your phone stuff out of the bad guys hands is a snap with WaveSecure
  • Backup Your Phone Backing up Your Phone is just as important as backing up your computer.
  • Where's My Phone? Some thoughts on what you can do when you can't find your cell phone.
  • Just Swipe It If you're a merchant and you need point of sale software and hardware think Mophie Marketplace
  • Photoshop It The world famous Photoshop program comes to the rescue of Cell phone photographers.
  • Pandora Having your own radio station to program is great fun and free with Pandora
  • So Much More A cool little adaptor that will turn you big new iMac into the center of your Home Theatre
  • The Secret of Life Once you've solved parking you've pretty much everything figured out.
  • I Want It Now! Steadicam for the iPhone. Your video just got a whole lot better.
  • Get it Quick If you're looking for a way to get something done on your iPhone check out Quick Office.
  • Clutter!!! Roll up and put in your pocket a charger for all your devices.
  • Carbonite Is Everywhere Backin' up and gettin' back is easy even on the iPhone.
  • Bike Cy-Fi Listening to tunes on your bicycle without sticking them in your ear.
  • Am I Blue??? Superior Microphones from Blue for your iPhone or iPod.
  • DropBox It Moving data from machine to machine anywhere in the world just got easy and free.
  • Pastebot Pastebot makes the iPhone "Cut and Paste" feature everything it was meant to me.
  • Good Reader Good Times When you've got a document on iPhone you can't read it's time for GoodReader
  • Google Speaks A great way to manage your multiple phones, voice mail and customized rings.
  • Toothy Grin A solar powered Bluetooth speaker phone, how cool is that?
  • Plug It In! A cute little adaptor to make your great microphone digital
  • Flippin' Good Idea Getting those digital movies from your PC to your HDTV just got easier.
  • Glide N' Slide A remote control for all that digital content on your network
  • What Time Is It?Chumby is the lastest evolution in clock radios.
  • Magic Earthband An iPhone App that's baesd on the old Cup and Ball Game and is really beautifu.
  • Charge and Go Roll up and put in your pocket a charger for all your devices.
  • Sign Here Signing your name electronically can be a pain, but not with Autograph.
  • Get Up NOW!!! Getting your iPhone all charged up and using it to tell the time, weather and date.
  • Scracth n' Scroll When you're fresh out of pen and paper there's always Scratch-N-Roll for notes.
  • I'd Rather Switch than Fight Moving Windows XP over to your new Mac with Parallels
  • What's My Password?? Pulling your passwords right out of the cloud.
  • How'd You Get So Big?? Solid State Drives just got bigger but they didn't get cheaper.
  • Spreading the Wealth Sharing a WiFi connection while on the go or out and about
  • Plop, Plop, Fizz, Fizz Wireless Charging for your electronic devices.
  • The Best Deal Figuring out what the best is just got a lot easier.
  • In Your Head Finding the right price for buying in bulk!
  • I Luv 2 Shop How I find the stuff I want to buy!
  • Movin' Time A cool little cable that helps you move your stuff from one computer to another
  • Getting Dual Charged Up A Car Adapter with 2 USB ports for charging your device. How cool is that?
  • Local Boy Makes Good Sonos gets your music all around the house without running those ugly wires.
  • 2 Ways To Go A Jump Drive that can use either USB or eSATA for super zippy transfers.
  • JumperTels All Just plug this phone in a USB port and talk all you want for $12 per year.
  • Something To Chew On You and your boss's liability could be bigger than you think for all that data you're carrying around.
  • I Never Forget a Face Face recognition with iPhoto '09 is worth the price of admission.
  • Off the Top of Your Head Sticking a camera on your head can make your video come alive.
  • Come to MobileMe Finally a way to get your Cell Phone back if you've lost it.
  • Ship It Out! Shipping packages using online resources beats standing in line at the Post Office any day
  • Shuffle Up and Deal A case for Apple's iPod Shuffle that looks good enough to eat.
  • Drawing a Line Wacom makes great products for drawing on computers.
  • Pogoplug Rocks Pogoplug allows you to set up shareable Network Attached Storage on the road.
  • Blackberry Power Having your BlackBerry run your Audio Visual gear and open your Garage Door.
  • Two Little Words Getting on the right side of the eco debate never got easier. Check our Wind and Solar Power by Kinesis Industries.
  • A Tip of the Hat Instead of sticking it in your ear can wear your tunes on your head.
  • Power Down A Power Switch that knows when to turn things on or off without being told.
  • Robot NationA really fun company that provides good times as well as a great educational experience.
  • Phone Forever What you can do when you just can't turn your iPhone off.
  • Face the Facts The are a lot of things you can do to spiff up your Facebook page and here are only some of them.
  • One More Time Again I've found the easiest backup system of all. So how about doing it?
  • What's on Your Phone? There's a lot of things on your phone you wouldn't want to share with somebody who found it.
  • Co-Pilot Live A GPS solution that looks, sounds and acts great.
  • Back in a Flash A backup solution that is about as easy as they come.
  • SchlageLink Securing your home takes a giant leap into the internet age.
  • Magic Jack $20 per year for making for phone calls is pretty darn cheap. Check out MagicJack and see if it's for you.
  • Calling In Europe An Option for using a cell phone in Europe that doesn't cost an arm and a leg.
  • Texting from Outlook Using Outlook to Send Text Messages on a real keyboard.
  • An Old Friend Combining an XM Radio with a recording device that plays MP3s. How cool is that?
  • I Got Ya'! Keeping and Holding your very favorite YouTube video is as easy a downloading a little helper.
  • Blinky, BlinkyGetting rid of those disgusting "stuck pixels" can be a real pain. So why don't you try just rubbing them out.
  • It's Bigger, It's Smaller Just imagine whipping a projector that can display an image 60" wide out of your pocket.
  • Gimme Ur Muny Taking credit cards from your mobile business has just found a cool solution.
  • PowerFilmMe Portable power from a little piece of film
  • What's the Weather? NOAA Weather Radios, probably a good idea
  • Drive Me Up a Wall There's got to be a better way to power your Plasma TV on the wall and now there is.
  • It's In My Locker Keeping stuff safe on a portable hard dirve is a cinch with Data Locker
  • Glub, Glub, Click Taking Video of Still photos through your scuba mask.
  • Yeeeeeech! A washable keyboard to keep everything neat and tidy.
  • Coolin' Things Down! Cooling off your laptop by setting it down on a pad. How cool!!
  • KVAR to the Rescue A system that could lower your electric bill by 25%.
  • Ships in the Night There are a lot of options to move your stuff around, here are some alternatives
  • Article of Faith Bookmarking an artcle you found on your iPhone can easily be brought back so you can read it when you have time.
  • Tilt For those who loved pinball machines there are virtual pinball wizards galore out there on the net
  • Battery Hog Keeping your iPhone and iPod going through has spawned some interesting possibilities
  • Take It All Off Getting stuff from your VCR to your computer got a lot easier with Pinnacle Video Transfer.
  • You Can't Go Back Turning back the clock on Vista making it look like XP turns out to be pretty darn easy.
  • I'm Off the Net What to do when you can't get to the Internet.
  • Ahoy There! Google is going to be putting data center in the middle of the ocean. Is that amazing or what?
  • G I Think You're Swell Google's new phone looks like it's going to be very cool.
  • It's Shiny Google's new browser sure is pretty and simple
  • The Paperless Office A couple of programs that can at least cut down on the amount of paper and ink we waste.
  • Stick it in the Bin Getting on airplanes can be a lot less hassle if you've just got the right bag.
  • A Video Saved Downloading and saving your favorite video from YouTibe just got a lot easier
  • What'd I Say?? Translating voice into text then emailing it to yourself and others. How cool is that?
  • News Cruise 3 Free Services that can get you all the news that's fit to be sent over the Internet.
  • All Shook Up Shaking your iPhone to come up with a great restaurant.
  • Safety First! Your Cell Phone could be your last line of defense in a disaster
  • Whatever Happened To?? Polaroid makes a come back in the Photographic Field.
  • One More Time! Online backups are services which are definitely worh looking in to. Now here are some of the features to look for.
  • Picture on the Wall Putting on a PowerPoint Show with nothin' but your SmartPhone or Blackberry. How cool is that??
  • Knock, Knock When spam comes knockin' on your door, what are you going to do to keep it away?
  • Pen a Note A couple of ways that you can start taking digital notes.
  • A Lot of Pressure Video Compression is a way of life. So what are you going to do about it?
  • Which Phone?? The number one question I get every week is "what phone should I buy?? So here are some thoughts on that subject.
  • Mission Impossible If somebody steals your laptop there's now a way for it to blow up in their face.
  • The Clicker Finally, a remote control that truly is Universal. The Logitech Harmone One is great!
  • Life Changing! Combining my database and email all in one place. So what took me so long???
  • Mr. Inside Mr Outside A speaker system that goes where you don't want to take your iPod.
  • I'm Flying! Moving pictures from your camera to your computer and on to the internet just got a whole lot easier
  • Customizable Radio Have you ever wanted to program your own radio station? Well now you can!
  • Where'd I Take This?? If you take a lot of pictures sooner or later you're going to not be able to remember where you took a shot. Now you'll know
  • It's Comin' Back When you've got to send something you ordered back to the store here are some things to remember
  • Your Next Computer Your next PC could cost a whole lot less, and basically do everything you need it to do.
  • A Real Head Trip Immersing yourself into your video games couldn't be cooler with the Headplay Personal Cinema.
  • It's Alive!!! If you've been hankering to share your Word Docs on the net Live Workspace will make that happen for you.
  • Book 'em Dano! e-Books have been lurking around for quite a while. Maybe Amazon has finally found the one that will catch on.
  • Talk is Cheap When you've just got to keep your multi-national corporation in touch and your budget is nothing.
  • Write That Down! Transcribing your VoiceMail message, how cool is that?
  • Get a Firm Grip! Going Hands Free while you're driving just got a whole lot easier.
  • Taking a Dip!Finally, there's a place that you can store your CDs and DVDs and know they won't get destroyed from fire or water.
  • Root of the Problem!Rootkits are the scouge of the Globe. With Panda Anti-Rootkit you can fight back.
  • Singin' the Blues Karaoke and your iPod. Was there any two entites more meant for each other
  • TiVo Helper! If your TiVo is full its time to look at the Western Digital My DVR Expander for more room.
  • Feeling Used??? Part 2 Some things to look for if you're thinking about buying a refurbished computer.
  • Feeling Used??? Part 1 Getting a new computer without buying a new computer is possible with a "refurb."
  • Talkin' to the TV! Looking at TV on your telephone just got a lot closer to home. Verizon has come out with their new Motorola MOTORIZR Z6tv.
  • Up a Tree! Finding out all those horse thieves in your past just got a whole lot easier
  • Then Sting of Battle You can add one more sensation to video games. The thrill of feeling what it's like to be drilled by an alien invader
  • I'll Drink to That!! Did you ever want have your own soda pop bottle? Well now you can.
  • I Got the Drop on You!! Shopping for the best price got a lot easier when Price Protectr showed up on the net.
  • Feeling Bloated??? New Computers come with a lot of software you don't want or need. Now is the time to get rid of the Bloatware
  • Everything Up To Date Keeping all your software up to do date can be a daunting task but with Secunia it just got a lot easier.
  • A Triple Threat! A Jump Drive that's a GPS, can store your pictures and is a wireless device all in one.
  • When Ordinary Paper Ain't Good Enough There are a lot of different papers you can use in your InkJet Printer. Here are only a few of them.
  • It Don't Look Right Getting the colors on your monitor to match the colors on the printed page just got a whole lot easier.
  • A Fly in Your Hand Taking notes in class just took a giant leap into the 21st century.
  • Just Chargin' Around Keeping all your devices charged up and ready to roll.
  • Is That a Desktop?? Having your desktop on your Thumb Drive so you can access it where ever you are is a pretty cool idea.
  • Suite Smell of Success!! An Office Suite on the Internet that's free for the taking and interfaces with Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ya' Gotta' Have a Plan! Getting your project organized and sharing that project with colleagues on the Internet.
  • SoonR Rather Than Later Hooking up to your computer at home from your cell phone, and it's free to boot!
  • Are You Calling Around?? If you're getting ready to leave for Europe with your Cell Phone you need to give this a look.
  • Thumb Enchanted Evening! You'll never have the wrong file in the right place again if you use GoodSync
  • Ya' Wanna' Meet?? Trying to keep everybody on the same page can be tough. Especially when they're in different citys.
  • Look Ma' I'm on TV!! If you're looking for a way to plant your flag on the YouTube map, here's the solution you've been waiting for??
  • Clix Times 2 Looking at Movies while holding them in the palm of your hand.
  • High Rise Drives! A handy dandy product for increasing the amount of storage you've got in your system
  • Pannin' and Scannin' There are cameras out there just waiting for you to control what they're pointed at. So what are you waiting for?
  • Keepin' an Eye Out Keepin' watch over your stuff when you're not there is easier than it has ever been.
  • Take it Off, Take it All OFF!!! Office Suites designed to work online can now work offline as well.
  • I Can't Get In!!! When you're locked out of XP there are still some ways that you can get back in!
  • It's What's Outside There's no time like the present to back up your hard drive, especially with all these new external drives.
  • All Charged Up! Finding an accessible outlet in a hotel room can be tough some times. But with Monster Cable you're always read.
  • Time to Pack It In The mother of all backpacks has arrived and I've found a very cool high def digital video camera to put in it.
  • Getting to the Root Rootkits are the scourge of the computer world. Here are some thoughts on fighting back.
  • Sing Along Time This is your chance to show everybody what you've got on the vocal side.
  • More Closet Space When your hard drive has too much stuff on it, the time is ripe to look at external storage.
  • Sunny Side Up! Solar rechargeable batteries for iPod, PDA or Cell Phone.
  • Gotta' Run! If you've always wanted to track how your jogging workout was going this is your chance.
  • Pump Up the Volume Putting a little amplification on your MP3 can make it sound better and louder at the same time.
  • Free Maps!! Having a Map to anywhere right in your grubby little paw is easier than you think.
  • Walkin' and Talkin' If you love talking on your computer to places around the globe check out the Vo200 which allow you to wander around the house and do the same thing.
  • Standing in Line Stop standing in line, start printing your stamps at home without a monthly service charge.
  • A Call From David Letterman Watching TV Shows on your Cell Phone. An idea whose time has come!
  • The Most Expensive Liquid on Earth Some thoughts on ways to keep your printer ink bill from being any higher than it already is.
  • Am I Blu??? Getting High Def video on a screen near you for a whole lot less than $1,000.
  • Have You Ever Been Rejcted?? A Cool New Bluetooh headset that rejects external noise and lets you talk to your hearts content.
  • Use It Once and Throw It Away!Disposable Email addresses that you can use once and toss in the trash.
  • A Better Idea! There are some companies out there that are bound and determined to keep you attached to the Internet even when you're driving.
  • When You're Old and Tired What happens to old cellphones, and who gets them when you're done with them?
  • A Photographic Memory The answer for what to do when your Memory Card is full and you still want to take more pictures.
  • What's On Apple TV The Apple TV is the bridge from your computer to your TV Set!
  • i before P Part 2 The iPhone is poking it's nose under the tent and coming to a Cingular Store near you soon.
  • i before P Part 1 The new iPhone isn't even out yet, but it's already making noise!
  • On the Road Again!! Some stuff that could make your travel time a whole lot more fun and productive.
  • Look Out Below!! Instead of running off to the video store or even going out to your mail box you can download them!! How cools is that??
  • Dashin' Around Town There are several ways to get traffic information if you're using your GPS out there on the road. But as of now there's only one that can give you real time changes as you drive.
  • It's Coming Through the Walls There's more than one way to get information from your Computer to your TV set. Here's one that uses the wiring in your house.
  • You've Got The Power Gettin' More Juice to your Ipod for a lot more playing time.
  • Yipes it's Skype!! With Skype you can call anywhere for free, now you don't even need a computer to do it.
  • Things That Go Bump Some things you can do to keep your laptop computer from crumbling before your eyes.
  • Just Too Many Pictures!! You've got a lot of digital pictures, now get the only picture frame you'll ever need.
  • I Wanna' Feel the Music What kind of music do you feel like? XPod can provide it for you.
  • It Just Burns Me Up!! Some things you can do to get a good CD or DVD burn.
  • Gmail Does It All! There's a lot more to Gmail than just getting your email anywhere.
  • Give Ya' a Little Smish! One more scam that we've all got to watch out for. This one's on our cell phones
  • It's Not Nice to Label People A couple of free or cheap ways to get your stuff back if it's lost.
  • Typhoid Mary of Computers Don't plug in that USB Drive you just found laying around the office.
  • Dipping Your Oar In!! Finding your way in a world full of travel options.
  • Hard Drivin' Guy Where we've been and where we're going with the ubiquitous hard drive.
  • Ask a Local! When you're ready to take a trip check out the locals are saying
  • Turn Your Carburetor and Cough!! Taking your car's pulse and more!
  • I Just Can't See It! Keeping people who are looking over your shoulder from getting a loot at your stuff.
  • Thou Shalt Not Pass!! More Passwords than you can shake a stick at!
  • I'm Making a List!! A Nation of List Makers gets a new tool!
  • Couldya' Play that Back?? Getting Satellite Radio, MP3s and a Recording Device all in one package
  • To Tivo or Not To Tivo! How to make an old PC in to your very own Tivo Box
  • Time to Get Real! The pitfalls of Window's Genuine Advantage
  • Just Mousin' Around! Pressing the envelope of Mouse technology Logitech has come up with a real winner.
  • HiJack, LoJack, What's the Difference? Getting your Laptop back when it's been stolen.
  • Get Outta' Here Recycle that Cell Phone or get ready to pay the price.
  • Make It Last Baby! Making your iPod's battery last as long as possible
  • It's So Quiet!! What to do when you speakers stop speaking!
  • Off the Reservation! Fighting back when your software starts stepping out on you.
  • Drip, Drip, Drip!!! It's getting slower and slower on your Wi-Fi Connection. Here's how to pick up the pace again.
  • You Can't Get There From Here!Getting the data flowing again on your Wireless Network
  • Can You Hear Me Now???If you're using Skype to make and receive calls there's finally a headset that actually works.
  • My iTunes Runneth Over! What to do when you've got too many iTunes!
  • Just Give it a Boot! Getting Windows up and running on Intel based Mac
  • IMAP, UMAP, we all Map! A Different Way of receiving and Organizing your Email
  • Click Helper Some devices for making your Digital Camera experience a little better!
  • I Spy WiFi Keeping an Eye on things via Wi-Fi
  • It's All About My VU Looking at Movies and TV Shows on your iPod with the coolest Goggles around.
  • Not Enough Quarters!! What happens when a vending machine gets delusions of grandeur!
  • I'm Givin' It Away Keeping somebody elses nose out of your business!
  • What You See is What You Get!! The headache of matching what you see on your monitor output to your printer just got better.
  • Take a Note! Throw away your note pad and dump your tape recorder. iPod U is here!
  • You Look Great!!! The Videophone for people with deeper pockets than me!
  • Where Are You??? Keeping track of your kids no matter where they are or what they're doing.
  • Peepin' N' Hidin' Are you looking for some place to get some cool Podcasts? Well you came to the right place.
  • The Cookies that Wouldn't Leave! If you are religious about deleting your cookies you need to take a closer look. There's a super cookie on the horizon.
  • Yummy, Yummy!!! Here's a really tastey way to keep track of what you find on the net.
  • Now Where Was I??? Online calendars that you can share with everybody
  • Just Picture This!!! There are lots of places you can share your pictures on the Internet. Here are only some!!!
  • It's Gone!!! Who ya' gonna' call when your datas gone away?? Ontrack that's who!!
  • Getting Your Video Seen! Your Video looks great, but how about getting it seen by some people?
  • Wanna' Big Mac??? When your Mac and your PC just gotta' get together.
  • Keep it Really Simple! Getting your news delivered to a computer near you!
  • Emailing from Anywhere Getting all of the features of Outlook Online wherever you are!
  • Just Let Me Drive Very cool technologies to keep you on the road and out of trouble.
  • Just a Blip on the Radar!! Sharing your videos on the Internet!
  • Ever Wonder Where You Were?? Google Maps aren't the only game in town. There are other very cool map sites.
  • If It Walks Like a Virus and Talks Like a Virus.... What to do if what's attacking you hasn't even been catalogued yet!!
  • C'mon Back!!Retrieving those files and photos that have disappeared off of Data Cards.
  • Is that a Move in Your Pocket???Getting video on your iPod. OH MY!!!
  • These Layers Take the CakeGoogle Earth is the greatest, and by checking out the Layers you'll get even more joy out of it.
  • How Many Peas in a Podcast??? Getting your sonourous tones out there for the world to hear!
  • Snarfed, Jacked & Bugged.... Getting the Bluetooth Genie put back in the bottle
  • Whose Looking Over Your Shoulder??? Trying to keep your stuff secure in a public place can be a real exercise.
  • Home Movies on Your iPod! Getting those home brewed movies of yours on your brand new iPod.
  • Be In Control! Have you ever wanted to reach out and take control of somebody's computer? Well here's how for free!
  • Generous to a Fault Keeping your wits about you when giving generously
  • Sling Went the Strings!! If you want to keep in touch with what's happening on your TV at home, you need Slingbox.
  • Stuff You Can Get on Your Phone When it's time for you to move on you should give my friend Alohabob a look.
  • I Want It All NOW!!!! Getting one device that can take care of all your communication needs ain't easy, but it may have just arrived.
  • It's Just Over the Verizon!! If you use Verizon for your Cell Phone provider you've got some interesting possibilities.
  • You Oughta' Be In Pictures Online Photo Services are a great way to print and distribute your photos
  • Your Website is Ready! When you've got to have a website and don't know where to begin!
  • Getting Everybody on the Same Page Sharing a Calendar with the whole family or business.
  • I'm Falling, I'm Falling..... What to do when your laptop runs into a bit of trouble!!!
  • When Cheap Ain't Good Enough! Free Resources for your computing woes!
  • ..and then it was gone!!!Backing Up your SD Equipped Palm OS Device couldn't be easier.
  • Instant Network!!Setting up a network on the run has never been easier!
  • If You're going Phishing, better take a Net!! Toolbars to fight back against Phishing Scams
  • ..and it's a right to the Jaw!! Our networks are under attack. So, what are we going to do about it?? you want to use!
  • Stuff Worth Noting Stuff you can get for your Notebook that it'll just love you for!
  • There's Nothin' On TV! Getting TV on the Internet 24/7
  • Now Zoom IN!!! Getting a better look at everything in the world.
  • How Smart is Your Battery?? Batteries that are smart enough to actually know how much time they have left.
  • Where Ya' From'??? How to keep track of who is looking in on your website
  • From Anywhere, to Anywhere Send and Receive Email from anywhere!
  • Looking Over the Next Hill The next great thing may arrive before the scheduled next thing has gotten here!
  • Real Control Freaks!! There's got to be a way to control more than one computer with one keyboard and mouse. Doesn't there??
  • Capture Those Fading Memories Putting your old VHS onto DVD.
  • Wanna' See my Etchings! Are you tired of gluing labels on CDs? If so, check this OUT!!!
  • This Sreamer is a Screamer! Getting cool sounds to every corner of your house!
  • And On Your Right!!!! When you're looking for somebody to show you around a town, who better than a celebrity?
  • Website Ya' Gotta' See The Coolest sites out there that nobody knows about!
  • I Can't Hear You!What to do when you've got to just Pump Up the Volume!
  • Google is Everywhere!There are lots of ways to keep in touch with Google even when you're on the go.
  • Good News, Bad News!Finally, getting a new cell phone doesn't have to be a real headache!
  • Information for Free! Getting the 411 on what you wanna' know!
  • Let's Get Together! There's got to be a better way to get people together than everybody piling in an airplane. Maybe WebEx is it!
  • Back and Forth! Moving Stuff back and forth from your office to your home!
  • Now, Where Is It?? Some thoughts on actually finding what you want using a Search Engine.
  • When Code Goes Bad! What you can do to find Bad Code and put it on the road to recovery!
  • The Attack of the RadioShark Iruising on your computer and listening to the Radio.
  • WiFi On the Move! If you're on the road much and like to take your laptop along. You need to read this!
  • Picasa is Free Casa! A great free solution for organizing all your photos and video clips!
  • Which Flick to Pick??? If you can't get Leonard Maltin to go with you to Blockbuster, here's the next best thing
  • Where's the Clicker?? The Person who controls the "clicker" controls the world!
  • Look At Me When I'm Talking To You!! The Time of the Video Phone has finally arrived.
  • It's Too Big!!!! When what you want to send can't make it through your ISP it's time for Dropload!
  • No More Excuses!!The simplest, easiest to use backup drive ever!
  • What are Your Lookin' At?The latest incarnation of Apple's iPod is all about pictures.
  • Skip to My Loo Things you can do when your CD stop playing!
  • Gathering By The Fireside Telling stories and swpping lies. Sharings some pictures and a song or two
  • Computer.....Make Dinner! Stuff that computers can do around your house other than playing video games.
  • Collecting Your Thoughts How to keep track of all that stuff you've been collecting for all these years.
  • What Do the Drums Say? The hunt for a great GPS device may be over.
  • Hello, Click, Hello, Ugh!! Some thoughts about making those Phone/Camera pictures look a lot better.
  • What's Your Password? One of the very real problems people have with computers is keeping their passwords private. So let's take a look at some options!
  • Start Playing Around! Playing Games any time, anywhere!!
  • Lights, Camera, Action!!! Some tools for making your own DVDs.
  • It's Good to Share!! Having a Shared Calendar, Contacts or Tasks with Outlook
  • Cool Stuff for Your Phone! If you've gotten a new phone lately it's pretty cool, but there's even more cool stuff you can get to make it even better.
  • Having It All Playing your tunes, listening to FM and recording voice. How Cool Is That?
  • Looking in on the Homefront! Some thoughts for keeping your stuff safe from the outside world.
  • Is It Hot in Here?? If you spend a lot of traveling around with your Laptop or Wi-Fi equipped PDA it would be good to check into Hot Spot Providers.
  • The Games Afoot Getting friends and family together to play games isn't like it used to be
  • A Real Kick in the Side!! T-Mobile's original Sidekick gets better with Sidekick II
  • It's Getting Dark In Here It's been said that the movie doesn't start until the lights go down. So, wouldn't it be cool to just hit one button and have all your lights dim just as you start to roll the opening credits on your DVD?
  • Where are My Tunes? When you've got a pretty large music collection the problem becomes where are my tunes when I want them?
  • iPods On the Road Taking your iPod on the road has just gotten a whole lot easier.
  • Everybody Needs a Roady! When I played music a roady was definitely a cool thing to have. Well there's a new Roady that I may just have to get!
  • Stick It Over There!!! Attaching your electronic gear to you car and having it stay put!
  • Just Keep Talking!! What could be better than making long distance phone calls for free? NOT MUCH!!.
  • The Road Warrior Tool Kit Everything you need to do battle out there on the Road of Life.
  • An Internet Boom Box An idea whose time has come. The Internet Boom Box is on the march and coming to a store near you!
  • Tag You're It! Radio Frequency Identity Tags are everywhere. Here's an interesting way to use them with musical instruments.
  • The Digital Safe! If you're looking for a way to keep your stuff safe from prying eyes, especially on the road, this could be just the ticket!
  • Stick It In Your Ear! Sticking your cell phone in your ear seems like a good idea!
  • Be Popular at Parties!!! If you're looking for a way to be popular at parties this may just be your ticket to happiness!
  • Things to Make Your iPod Cooler!!! With anything as popular as the iPod you knew it was only a matter of time before somebody came up with stuff to go with it.
  • Work, work, work!!! Things you can do with your PocketPC other than work your fingers to the bone
  • PowerPoints On the Go! Boy am I tired of schlepping my PC around to give PowerPoint Presentations. But look what I found for an alternative.
  • How'd They Get My Email Address??? Did you ever wonder where spammerrs get a lot of the email addresses?
  • Mileage Wizard With gas prices soaring here's a cool little program to track what you're putting in your tank
  • Pretty as a Picture! Some thoughts on how to take better digital pictures
  • It's a Real Wow Have you ever thought how cool it would be to take some of your photos and make a real work of art out of them?
  • Power for Days!! Keeping the power turned on for your laptop.
  • What a Pal??? For those of you looking for work there's an online scam of which you need to be aware.
  • Keeping the Nasties Out!!! Security is the biggest word in PCs today. here are some thoughts on how to keep your data secure.
  • Stuff Ya' Gotta' Have!! Video Goggles to check out DVDs on the run, and a hand cranked generator for breathing life into dead batteries.
  • The Outlook is Cloudy But Clearing The most panicky call I get is when someone has lost their Outlook Database. Here are some thoughts on what to do.
  • Theatre in Your Pocket Carrying your movies, photos, music and anything digital with your wherever you go!
  • The Virtual Garage Band Apple Computer has come up with a very cool piece of software for the Mac that is the Virtual Version of the Garage Band.
  • Flash This Just In Google has a very cool feature that allows you to get news alerts on any subject you want.
  • Dick Tracy's Wrist Communicator?? Everything you need to know to get you through the day right there on your wrist.
  • Stuff You Can Do Before You Call Tech Support Part 1 There are a lot of things you can do before you call Tech Support to insure a smooth resolution of your problem here are some of those things
  • Stuff You Can Do Before You Call Tech Support Part 2 Some more stuff you can do before you make that call
  • Is That a Mac in Your Pocket?? Pocket Mac, now Pocket PCs aren't just for Windows Users anymore.
  • It's All in the Cards With all the formats for memory cards there has to be a way to simplifiy the process of getting your data transferred to where you want it to go.
  • Feeling Good!! Some thoughts for avoiding Repetitive Stress Injuries while putting in long hours at the computer.
  • Reach Out and Touch Someone Wherever you are you can access your files, folders and directories with GoToMyPC!!
  • Geek On the Go!! What the best dressed geek will be wearing for 2004!
  • We'll Leave the Door Open For You!! One of the really bad things that worms and viruses do is leave a door open so bad folks can come on in. If you'd like to know how to make sure your doors are all locked please read "We'll Leave the Door Open For You!!"
  • Say What??? This Casa Article is about all those abbreviations that people use on their Email. Now you can finally figure out what the heck someone is trying to tell you
  • Quick Tips to Click Some Quick Tips for speeding up and simplifying your computing experience.
  • Where Am I?? One of the coolest add-ons for PDAs is Global Positioning. With these devices you can pinpoint exactly where you are on the globe.
  • Tell it with Photo Story Probably the coolest and cheapest piece of software I've seen late is called Photo Story. Check it out!
  • Out With The Old I know a lot of you got new computers over the holidays so here are some thoughts about what to do with the old machines
  • Movin' Stuff Around With a lot of you getting new computers I thought it would be a good time to talk about ways of getting your old stuff on your new machine.
  • So How Smart is Your Phone??? The Merger of your PDA and Cell Phone may be complete. SmartPhone by Microsoft is pretty cool..
  • So.... Where Are They???? Your second shot at making me happy for the holidays of 2003..
  • I'm Makin' a List for You!!! Okay, I know you're all incredibly grateful for all the columns I've written for you today, so I took the liberty of writing out my Holiday Wish List for you.
  • Who's Looking Back At You?? One of the cool features of Windows XP is the ability to make a screen saver with all your favorite pictures. Here's a How To, on how to make that happen
  • How Hot is Hot???? Finding a spot that you can hook up to the Internet with your wi-fi capable Notebook or Handheld
  • Managing Your Contacts Scan your business cards into your database.
  • The Shade Tree Mechanic Is BackRemember how much fun it was working on your own car? With a PDA and some software you're back in business
  • The Goo, Goo, Googley ToolbarThe Google Toolbar, one of the greatest free things to come down the pike in a long time.
  • Tech Support is EverywhereWho you can call when there's nobody else to turn to for help with your computer or software.
  • Throwing Out the TrashWith all the spam, viruses and just unwated stuff pouring through your email inbox here are some more suggestions for getting rid of them
  • I Can't Search YahooSpybots are out there trying to get into your machine and report back to their evil masters
  • What Drugs are You Taking?Have over 2800 perscription drugs right in the Palm of your hand with ePocrates
  • Don't Download that Update A message from Microsoft might not really be real. What to do about updating Microsoft products.
  • Why Won't it Fit on the Page? If you've every been frustrated by not being able to print what you see from an Internet page there's an answer.
  • Computing on the Move Getting connected in a wireless world.
  • VoIP Long Distance calls over the Internet, what will they think of next???
  • The Twin Towers of Evil An unholy alliance appears to have been forged by the spammers and virus writers.
  • Firewalls and you Ways to keep people out of your stuff!
  • Back to School Computer Time What kind of computer should you get for your young student going off to college?
  • AvantGo Free magazine subscriptions. Get 'em while they're hot!!!!.
  • Talk to Me This is your opportunity to get something on the planet to listen to you with about a 93% accuracy.
  • Movin' on Time When It's time to move on to another computer everything seems to move pretty well but your Outlook files. Here's how to move them too!
  • Whose Looking in On You??? Spyware, key loggers, and all sorts of nasty things coming to get you.
  • You People Need Help!!! Getting help running your business or your life by looking at resources on the Internet
  • Don't Put in that Number The anatomy of a credit card scam.
  • Back, Back, Back a Waaaaaaaaaaaaaay Back Some things to consider before you back up your computer.
  • Beautiful Santa Barbara Blog Please come by my Blog and give me a comment or two
  • Virus Alert Everyone has virus protection software, but is it really protecting their data?
  • Power to the People From Power Surges to Sags and everything in between
  • What's a Megapixel? Digital camera ads all scream at you about megapixels. This column answers what they are and how many you need.
  • It's So Slooooooooooooooooow Part 1This is the question I get asked most when I go to work on somebody's computer
  • It's So Slooooooooooooooooow Part 2This column ended up being a lot longer than I originally thought, so here's some more information
  • It's So Slooooooooooooooooow Part 3Primarily I talk about "msconfig" in this column. This is a great program for making your boot up faster and the rest of your computer more stable
  • Spam EmailSpam email is a huge problem and getting bigger all the time but there are some things you can do to fight back
  • What's On FileThis is a great resource that the city of Santa Barbara has provided for anyone who would like to know what permits are on file with the city.