Folding smartphones remind me of the old Nokia Communicator devices

These new range of folding smart phones are really interesting (I really like the idea of a device that opens up to reveal a larger, tablet-size screen). At the same time, I can’t help but think of the Nokia Communicator series devices from over a decade ago. Take the Nokia E90 Communicator, as an example: […]

My Fitbit Charge 3 arrived!

My Fitbit Charge 3 arrived a little sooner than I expected. 😁 Setup was pretty quick. I first had to install an update through the app on my phone, charged it for a bit, and then put it on. I’ve been wearing it almost constantly since I received it (I take it off when I […]

Counting the steps till my Fitbit Charge 3

I’m looking forward to receiving my Fitbit Charge 3 in a week or two. I don’t do any intensive activities but I like tracking things like steps. Having an activity tracker that will help me track other metrics will give me a great view of my general health.

My new gaming adventure

I haven’t been much of a gamer, until I started a new, casual gaming adventure in the last week or two. It started when we bought a Nintendo Switch for home.

And Google AI became self-aware on …

This video just drives home the link between personal device use, and the future awakening of our AI overlords. This reminds me of how Google used it’s free phone information service to gather voice samples to train its voice recognition algorithms. The main difference here is that Google wants is users to train its nascent […]

Love this Star Trek wallpaper for my phone

I decided to change my lock screen wallpaper today and went looking for a Star Trek wallpaper. I found one that I love and I thought I’d share it with my fellow Trekkies.

Put your phone away, #ItCanWait

Humans simply can’t multi-task. When we shift our attention to our phones, we take it away from what we should be doing. That includes walking, riding, and driving. Just don’t do it. Whatever it is, #ItCanWait.

Remove Facebook from your phone at your peril

You may have thought about removing Facebook from your mobile device. It could be a good idea for you but consider the consequences first.

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