Monthly Archives: August 2011

 

LeapPad

For those of you not yet ready to hand over your iPad to your kids in fear of it being dropped or broken, why not get the youngsters a tablet of their own. Educational entertainment company LeapFrog is coming out … Read More…

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L5 Remote Control

I’ve tried out a number of universal remote controls though it always seems they get stuck in the sofa cushions or tucked into some improbable spot.  Unlike my remotes, my iPhone is rarely out of sight for long and thus … Read More…

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Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY

Could there be anything more fun than taking conference calls and sending emails while playing Tetris or Madden NFL 11 on one device?   Let the fun times begin. Powered by Android 2.3 (Gingerbread), the Xperia PLAY from Sony Ericsson is … Read More…

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VuPoint Photo Cube

Snap a few photos with your smartphone and pretty much the only things you can easily do are post them on Facebook or email them to friends.  Now you can print your photos simply by docking your device on the … Read More…

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Piano Apprentice

New technology continues to pare down certain jobs.  Piano teacher seems to be next – or maybe it will soon if more people try the Piano Apprentice from Ion Audio. This piano teaching tool is made for the iPad, iPod … Read More…

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Logitech Alert Security System

I get asked a lot about security cameras and systems, specifically for names of companies who install them.  For many levels of home security I now recommend do-it-yourself kits including a new one from Logitech. The Alert 750i is a … Read More…

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Visioneer Mobility Scanner

Though we are slowly becoming a paperless society there are many times we still need to scan and digitize documents – especially when you are on the go. The Visioneer Mobility color cordless scanner is a true mobile scanner that … Read More…

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Spotify

Imagine if Facebook had a baby with Napster.  That is easiest way to describe Spotify – the newest online music service that allows users to listen to songs for free. Spotify lets you listen to any song in the Spotify … Read More…

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10 Years – New Website

To quote Frosty the Snowman…”Happy Birthday!” At least that is what he uttered when he came to life. And thus The High-Tech Texan brand celebrates a new life with a new website. Welcome! With lots of thanks to the Bizopia.com … Read More…

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