Samsung Gear S2 Watch — One to Watch

 

It seems that everyone and his uncle is coming out with a high-tech watch. It is still questionable whether or not wearables like high-tech watches will really take off, but the Samsung Gear S2 make a good stab at being really useful.

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Anker 4-Port USB 3.0 Hub

Need more USB Ports? Can you believe it? Someone finally made a good-looking USB hub. And it’s inexpensive to boot. Check it out.

Anker 4-port Hub
Anker 4-port Hub

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New Kindle Reader – $290 Kindle Oasis

Amazon just announced their latest Kindle e-reader. It has a lot going for it.

  • Great easy-read-lighted screen like that is used in the Kindle Paperwhite
  • The new leather case looks luxurious
  • Slightly new design that mimics the spine of a book and makes turning pages easy
  • Lighter than ever and easier to hold
  • Extreme battery life provided by the cover — one charge can last for months

So what’s not to like? Just one thing. The PRICE.

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Is Windows 10 Spying on Us?

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There has been an uproar over the Privacy settings in Windows 10 with many folks accusing Microsoft of spying and sharing personal information of Windows 10 users.  I don’t believe that these accusations are valid. I give my opinion in my Compu-KISS article “Is Windows 10 Spying on Us?

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A Journalist Unjustly Accused in LA

What does this mean to the average technology user? It means that NOT EVERYTHING YOU READ OR HEAR ON THE INTERNET IS TRUE!! We often take Internet news as fact. The truth is that the Internet is not always accurate. Here’s the story of a journalist who was unjustly fired and tried on the Internet only to reveal that he was innocent. 

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Edge – Microsoft’s New Web Browser

Yes, Microsoft has finally replaced their old bloated Internet Explorer web browser. The new browser which will come with Windows 10, is called “Edge”. This is aptly named because it is much sharper than Internet Explorer. As a matter of fact, it is better in almost every way.

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Windows 10 Sandy’s Preview

Are you ready for a new operating system? What if it were free and better than the previous operating systems? Well, that what we will get with Windows 10.

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Find April Fool’s Jokes

If you feel a little mischievous this is a great time of year. Check out this website for ideas for quick and easy April Fools Jokes that will make both you and your recipient smile.

April Fools Jokes

Multi-functional LED Light Bulbs

If you have recently shopped for a light bulb, you have probably been surprised by the number of choices. We will see many more new light bulbs in the future. Look for bulbs that change color and can be controlled by a smart phones like the Philips Hue line. But wait, there’s even more.

Would you like to have a light bulb that acts as a Wi-Fi repeater or one that plays music? Sengled even has a lightbulb that has an integrated camera, microphone, and speaker.  Two bulbs can produce stereo sound. Available now: $49.99 to $169.99 at the Sengled website.