Amazon Kindle Paperwhite

There is something to be said for books – their musty scent, the solid wisp as the page turns, the feeling of print under one’s fingers, and the nostalgia of them collecting on a strategically placed bookcase. However, despite the inherent virtues of paper...

Jawbone UP 24

Activity bands are the new hip thing, along with electric cars, drones, and SnapChat. The concept isn’t new – basic pedometers have been around for ages, and for a while, you could get them out of cereal boxes. However, technological advancements, constant...
Password & Account Security

Password & Account Security

Internet privacy is an especially hot topic these days, between surveillance programs, social network tracking, and the Heartbleed SSL bug. While websites are getting more secure, hackers themselves are also smarter than before. In 2005, 1.6 million identity theft...
Choosing a New Computer

Choosing a New Computer

1. What’s your budget? How much can you really afford to spend on a computer? Be honest with yourself, and make sure you keep your technology spending in proportion to your overall budget. There’s always going to be a computer that’s even better that costs more, so...