Monthly Archives: July 2011

 

Celebrate 10 Years Of Technology

This Friday, May 6, we are celebrating the 10th year of my High-Tech Texan® brand to coincide with the VIP opening of Chapel Spirits in the newly opened Live! at Bayou Place downtown. It is a very cool bourbon/scotch bar … Read More…

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Let’s Streak

Another tablet device is on the market to try and unseat the reign of the iPad. While the Dell Streak 7 won’t outsell Apple’s device it does offer some unique – if not better – options. This is the first … Read More…

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Live Shows From Ces

Here we go again. Another round of walking miles and miles through the Las Vegas Convention Center and half the hotels in Sin City. But someone has to report back to you with the “coolest things that you don’t need.” … Read More…

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Smartphone Fever Reaching Fever Pitch

The fourth coming happened today when Apple released the iPhone 4. Millions of productive hours across the world were wasted by people standing in line waiting for their shiny new toy. So was it worth it? You tell me by … Read More…

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Grads, Dads & Lads

Hopefully mom got what she wanted for her special day in May. Now it’s time for all those graduating kids to get gifts as they move on towards college or – gasp – the real world. I have been reviewing … Read More…

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Happy Holiday Tech Guide 2009

Have you been naughty or nice this year? If you have not been on your best behavior then I hope you get all the gadgets you want…but no batteries. ‘Tis the season to recommend some nice gifts for you and … Read More…

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No Need To Avoid The Droid

It seems to be mandatory that every new smartphone release includes the phrase “iPhone killer” in a press release or marketing campaign. Very few handsets have lived up to that hype but whether or not Motorola is calling its newest … Read More…

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Why Bluetooth Is A Must-Have

We’ve all seen it. The multitasking driver – eating, drinking, watching the kids, and of course talking on the phone. But enough about me. It is a regular sight on almost any street in any city, but in a short … Read More…

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R.i.p. Analog Tv

So? Anyone have issues with the DTV switch? I think it actually went pretty well when the June 12 date came and went. Remember, if you currently subscribe to cable, satellite or IPTV (i.e. AT&T U-verse), you should be good … Read More…

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Digital Tv

The sky is not falling, but in just a few weeks, over-the-air TV signals as we have come to know them will cease to exist. As vinyl records gave way to cassettes, cassettes to CDs, smoke signals to cell phones, … Read More…

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