Tagged: Smartphone

Google Now Voice Commands

Google Now Voice Commands

Jason Cross over at greenbot has written a great list of known Google Now voice commands. The commands I use or intend to use on a regular basis (and think may be most helpful...

Free Caller ID for Your Android Smartphone

Free Caller ID for Your Android Smartphone

I hate the phone. I hate phone calls. I hate when I don’t know who is calling me – especially b/c that usually means it is a REALLY important call or that it is...

I Want My Music To Follow Me.

I Want My Music To Follow Me.

Android: WiFi Speaker When working around the house we oftentimes want to move from room to room cleaning, organizing, resting – but we feel limited because the music is playing off our laptop or...

Tech News Summary for May 2nd, 2013.

Tech News Summary for May 2nd, 2013.

Thorin Klosowski. “Are Phones Good Productivity Tools.” Lifehacker. I’m not a fan of smartphones or tablets replacing PC’s. They just aren’t as efficient as Klosowski points out – but that doesn’t mean that there...

Techology News Summary for April 17, 2013.

Techology News Summary for April 17, 2013.

Its a slow day in the tech news world… Kyle Orland. “Impressions: Oculus Rift Dev Kits Ready to Bring Virtual Reality to the Masses.” Ars Technica. “Our first impressions suggest that this device easily...

Further Down the Road with Asana.

Further Down the Road with Asana.

[Article last updated: 9/27/13] Introduction I’m still using Asana – and I’m forcing others to use it too, to their chagrin. 🙂 It was Jan 1st, 2012 when I initially wrote about Asana on...

Medication Adherence Smartphone App.

Medication Adherence Smartphone App.

Introduction The day starts off great. In spite of only a few hours of fitful sleep I’m up and about and off to a breakfast meeting. Towards the conclusion of my breakfast meeting it...

Thoughts on the Samsung Galaxy S4.

Thoughts on the Samsung Galaxy S4.

I didn’t buy the original iPhone, I figured I’d wait for the technology to mature. I did buy the iPhone 3G, in fact my wife is still using it to this day (though I...

Avoiding Gigantic Cell Phone Bills by Understanding Data.

Avoiding Gigantic Cell Phone Bills by Understanding Data.

Introduction I bought a used iPhone 4 for my wife to replace her dying iPhone 3G. A few days later she said, “I’m getting messages that I’ve used up 60% of my data plan...

MightyText – SMS Done Right.

MightyText – SMS Done Right.

I prefer texting over phone calls, but emails, IMs, and most other forms of computer communication over either of these. But isn’t texting the same as computer-based textual communications? Nope, its way slower. It...