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  • The Shadow Sun On Sale for $0.99 for the Holidays!

    19 December 2014, 12:15 pm by: Michael Anderson

    Aside from reviewing it on iOS and Android, I have generally gushed about The Shadow Sun from Ossian Studios every chance I had this year. Why? Because as I noted, it is “the first original RPG on the App Store that isn’t a port or a pale imitation, and is…
  • Nordic Games Returns to for Final Hurrah with ‘In-and-Out Sale’!

    19 December 2014, 11:30 am by: Michael Anderson

    Nordic Games is one of the great small publishers responsible for classics such as Gothic, Spellforce, and The Guild. Back in August due to contract issues Nordic had to remove all of their games from, with the assumption that they were gone for good.…
  • Poetic FlipBook for Sony Xperia Z3 Review: Inexpensive Protection

    19 December 2014, 11:00 am by: Dan Cohen

    My experience using my Sony Xperia Z2 on vacation as my in-pool ebook reader and underwater camera prompted me to pick up the Xperia Z3 when I got home. That meant I need a Sony Xperia Z3 case. That’s where Poetic came in. Their FlipBook is inexpensive…
  • Are You Running Late? Judie’s ‘Better Late Than Never’ Holiday Gift Guide

    18 December 2014, 4:45 pm by: Judie Lipsett Stanford

    Are you the “better late than never” guy when it comes to holiday gifts? I’m not going to even sugarcoat it: this season has got away from me!  Are you running late, too? Then here is a gift guide for you! It’s loaded with items that will bring a…
  • 2015 Subaru BRZ Series.Blue: a Fun, Responsive Driving Experience

    18 December 2014, 3:00 pm by: David Goodspeed

    Subaru may be the king of all-wheel drive in its product line, but the automaker knows a thing or two about making vehicles that are fun to drive along with being really safe. The BRZ sports coupe is just such a car (sans AWD), and for 2015 Subaru adds more…
  • Sony Cancels ‘The Interview’ Film

    18 December 2014, 1:00 pm by: Michael Siebenaler

    The action-comedy, Kim Jong-un assassination satire film The Interview and all related press events have been cancelled by Sony Pictures Entertainment who made an official statement that stated they “have no future release plans for the film”. Hackers…
  • Jump for Joy with the VERT Wearable Jump Rate Monitor

    18 December 2014, 12:15 pm by: Michael Siebenaler

    If you believe you can fly, then the VERT wearable jump rate monitor can measure how high. This device is the first sports wearable to measure and report jump rate data on iPhone, iPad, smart watches and other devices. with an accompanying app for iPhone or…
  • Mahjong Journey Is a Fun, Casual, Free-to-Play Game to Pass the Time

    18 December 2014, 12:00 pm by: Michael Anderson

    Mahjong is the classic tile-matching game that seems to have existed since the earliest handheld systems, at least since the Newton MessagePad. G5 has released two great Mahjong games in the past, which I reviewed here and here. Now they are back with a…
  • ProClip Keeps My iPhone 6+ Safe on the Road

    18 December 2014, 12:00 pm by: Dan Cohen

    I recently upgraded to an iPhone 6+ and a 2015 Lexus IS 250 F-Sport. A new phone and a new car meant I needed to rethink how I used technology on the go. The car has Apple’s EyesFree, but I still need a safe, secure place for my phone to charge. That’s…
  • Tech On TV: Element Case Makes a Cameo on White Collar

    18 December 2014, 10:15 am by: Dan Cohen

    I’m a big fan of the television show White Collar (and am bummed the series is coming to an end, and don’t get me started on The Newsroom being done. Grrrrr!) I especially loved the fact that, on the last episode, Element Case made a cameo. We are excited…
  • Phorce Freedom Keeps Your Mobile Devices Charged and Carried in Style

    17 December 2014, 9:50 pm by: Judie Lipsett Stanford

    Does your bag manage your devices and keep them powered, too? Can it be a briefcase, a messenger bag, or a backpack? If you have the Phorce Freedom, then your answer will undoubtably be yes, yes, yes! The Freedom can charge “up to two devices simultaneously…
  • Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions Review on PlayStation 3

    17 December 2014, 4:30 pm by: Michael Siebenaler

    The fast paced, double stick, and multi-directional shooter franchise continues as Geometry Wars³: Dimensions features online play, leaderboards, furious music, and new boss fights plus a single player campaign mode called “Adventure” where movement is…
  • Old Mix CDs Prove Some Things Have Sadly Not Changed

    17 December 2014, 3:30 pm by: Carly Z

    I found a stack of old CDs in our attic a few weeks ago, and I was enjoying the nostalgia of listening to mix CDs I made 10-15 years ago. But as I’ve gone through the various tracks, I noticed a disturbing trend; many of the social issues being addressed in…
  • Fuel my Route Helps you Get Home for the Holidays

    17 December 2014, 2:45 pm by: Joel McLaughlin

    I was listening to Tom Merritt’s Daily Tech News Show and they mentioned a great site and app that will help you save money while going home for the holidays. It’s called Fuel my Route, and the goal is to show the price of gas along the route you’re…
  • Dog & Bone Makes a Wetsuit for your Phone – Yes, Really

    17 December 2014, 2:30 pm by: David Goodspeed

    A wetsuit for your phone? Are you kidding me? This I gotta see. This was my initial reaction when reading the press release for the new Wetsuit waterproof case for the iPhone 6 by Australian accessory company Dog & Bone. Yes, the Wetsuit is designed to make…
  • ’80 Days’ Is a Journey Worth Taking on iOS or Android

    17 December 2014, 12:00 pm by: Michael Anderson

    Think about this – interactive ‘build your own adventure’ storybook plugged into a role-playing adventure, based on the classic Jules Verne story ‘Around the World in 80 Days‘. Seems like a lot – but when put in the hands of Inkle Studios, the…
  • Luci by MPOWERD Inflatable/Rechargeable Outdoor Solar Lantern Review

    16 December 2014, 4:00 pm by: Michael Siebenaler

    This inflatable, rechargeable solar lantern from Luci by MPOWERD has great durability, easy use, and convenient applications when you’re hiking, fishing, camping, biking, boating, barbecuing, by the pool or anywhere else where you might need some outdoor…
  • NASCAR to Part Ways with Sprint in 2016: Who’s Next?

    16 December 2014, 3:45 pm by: Joel McLaughlin

    In 2003, NASCAR entered into a sponsorship with Nextel, which then merged with Sprint. This was well before smartphones were all the rage.  Today NASCAR has announced that Sprint will be ending its relationship at the end of 2015, severing Sprint’s…
  • 3D Printed Kippah Is Nothing Short of Awesome – Technology Meets Tradition

    16 December 2014, 1:15 pm by: Dan Cohen

    It is nothing short of awesome when new technology is used to create traditional religious objects. Case in point, the 3D Printed Kippah that was given to me as a present last night. Members of my congregation saw this Kippah and knew I would love it. I do;…
  • Uber’s Real Flaw Gets Exposed During the Sydney Hostage Crisis

    16 December 2014, 1:00 pm by: Carly Z

    I’ve never used Uber, but I am familiar with it. They’ve had their fair share of issues related to their “surge” pricing, where the price of a ride can double, triple, or even quadruple depending on demand. But their response to their surge pricing…

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