Monthly Archive: November 2015

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NSA Bulk Phone Record Collection Halted Sunday

The USA Freedom Act, that passed in June, demanded the NSA to stop its bulk phone records collection program on Sunday. The Obama administration said on Friday that it would proceed with the scheduled...

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Smaller Headphone Plug for iPhone 7

Rumor has it that Apple’s next iteration of their iPhone will be so thin, that it will need a smaller connector for headphones.  The current headphone jack has the standard 3.5mm opening that has...

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Gadget Gifts for under 100 bucks

It’s black Friday, and people are racing to the stores to get deals here in the United States.   Yesterday, I was coming home late from a party, and I noticed lines of people...

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Samsung Gear VR is Awesome

  I can vividly remember buying Nintendo’s Virtual Boy back in the 90’s.  I ran home, un-boxed it with some friends, and started to play.  I was immediately disappointed.  The tennis game looked horrible....

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Apple Pay in China Beginning Next Year

Last time I was in china was about 5 years ago.  Everyone seemed to have Android phones, or flip-phones.  It seems that the iPhone has really taken off in China as the emerging middle...

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Get Android 6 Marshmallow On Unsupported Phones

There are still a lot of capable Android phones out there that do not support Android 6 Marshmallow.  I have recently switched to Android from iOS about 2 years ago, and I’ll have to...

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Apple Pay for everyone

Square has just announced that it will bring Apple Pay to it’s popular credit card reader. This will make it easier to purchase items without a credit card, and just a phone. I remember...

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Finally, Bitcoin on a Debit Card

It seems like the American Dollar is riding high at the moment.  Unemployment is at an all-time low and interest rates are almost non-existent.  Nothing lasts forever. Some people prefer to use an alternate...

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Top 5 reasons to get an iPad Pro

  It’s finally out!  Apple’s largest tablet to date.  Put away your iPad Air 2 and your MacBook Air.  Here are the top 8 new features for the iPad Pro. #1. Really large screen...

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Who should use TOR?

“All people who use Tor are criminals” Not so fast. Many people could take advantage of the TOR network.  Anonymous browsing has many great advantages TOR is short for The Onion Router and was originally...