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Sandy's "Must-Have" Gadgets

gadgets/gadgetman.jpgA trip over to Best Buy or any electronic store will have you longing for the latest and greatest gadgets and gizmos. There are certainly plenty to choose from. From hi-definition televisions to digital music players and cell phones, there are high tech toys for everyone. The question that I am often asked is “Does anyone really need all those gadgets and gizmos?”

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Loc8tor Finds Easy-to-Lose Possessions

gadgets/loc8tor.jpgHow did we manage without modern conveniences? It's clear that we can't do without cell phones, remote controls, USB drives, and other ever-smaller techno-wonders; we're shocked and inconvenienced when we misplace them.

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Bose Wave Radio/CD

entertainment/bosecdradio.gifThe Bose Wave Music System uses patented technology to deliver full, rich sound from a compact unit. The Bose radio gets the Compu-KISS seal of approval for ease of use, as well as performance. Plug it in, pick up the credit card size remote and you are ready to listen to great room-filling sound.

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Corex CardScan 600c

gadgets/corexcardscan.jpgIf you have a large stack of business cards awaiting input into your address book, you don’t have to hire a temp for the day. The CardScan Executive is the answer to your prayers. The CardScan Executive includes one Corex CardScan 600c, and one license to the new and improved CardScan Version 6 software.

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Keep Your Children Safe

people/child safety.jpgIt happened right here in our quiet, somewhat sedate little village of Pinehurst, North Carolina. A fourteen year-old girl met a man on the Internet, developed an online relationship, and was lured into running away from home with him. Luckily, this particular story had a happy ending. Even though the girl had erased all the information off her computer, the SBI (State Bureau of Investigation) was still able to use her computer to trace her online footsteps. She was found safe in Louisiana and returned to her family within a few days.

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Sola Access Lens

vision/girlglassescomputer80.jpgOn a typical day, I spend more than six hours in front of a computer screen. Even for those with excellent vision, staring at a computer screen all day can cause eyestrain. My vision is far from perfect; I am far-sighted and wear bifocals. This causes a dilemma when working on a computer. If I wear my glasses, I get a kink in my neck from raising my head to see through the bottom of my glasses.  If I don't wear my glasses, at the end of the day I have a headache and sore, watery eyes from eyestrain.

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