Friday, May 20, 2022

Bricks of a Feather Flock Together..

September 18, 2007 by · 18 Comments 

Let’s get right down to it. Gadgets have come a long way. Long gone are the days when devices barely made it through the day on one charge, their capabilities left a lot to be desired, and their appearance was, well, homely to say the least. But the breakneck advancement of gadgetry has left some […]

Blast from the Past: Overgrown Calculator

December 19, 2006 by · 19 Comments 

(Click Image for full size) In an ongoing effort to not take technology too seriously, I conducted a review of the oversized basic function calculator. I purchased this device at a discount store a while ago, and gave it to a friend as a ‘going to graduate school’ gag gift. Somehow it found its way […]

Radio Shack NHA-4RA Cellular Portable Telephone

November 27, 2006 by · 13 Comments 

During a recent trip home to visit the extended family, I stumbled upon possibly the most interesting “Blast from the Past” yet. My grandmother carries a Radio Shack NHA-4RA Cellular Portable Telephone that she got for use in emergencies, in ‘probably 1991’.

Ericsson R520m Review

December 6, 2003 by · 9 Comments 

Sometimes when reviewing phones, I find it appropriate to relate them to something else I know nothing about.. but still like; women. In that vein, hopefully the descriptions and comparisons will help the everyday user appreciate the all the good points, bad points, and features of this memorable phone, for it will surely end up […]

IBM Workpad Personal Organizer

November 30, 2003 by · 23 Comments 

I want to take a few paragraphs to review the IBM Workpad PDA (Palm III) I own. With the holiday season fast approaching, I would highly recommend it for the executive on the go, who needs a way to keep organized and streamline their life. Note that the instruction manual has the caption “Your Thought […]