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Acer Spin 5 Touchscreen 2-in-1 Laptop

I decided to buy this laptop as a replacement for my aging HTPC that struggled to use Skype. Here are some of the Positive Features. LOTS of ports forĀ  connections – Standard SD card slot, 1-USB-2, headphone jack, 2 USB-3, … Continue reading

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Doxie One versus Doxie Go

Since I have had a pile of hundreds of old pictures sitting around for years, I decided to try out a Doxie One Scanner. The advantage of this scanner is that it is used separately from a computer. You simply … Continue reading

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HooToo Tripmate Nano Review

Since I’m primarily going to use this device when I travel, that’s the functionality that I’m testing. They call this Bridge Mode. Security is hard enough when I’m at home, so I’m hoping this device will a measure of security … Continue reading

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TurboTax Backing Down

Having been a loyal TurboTax user for many years, I was surprised that this year they decided to give you fewer forms for the same product and wanted you to pay more for the forms they took away. Luckily they … Continue reading

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Microvault USB Flash Drive to Smartphone

Wouldn’t it be nice it you could just plug a thumb drive into your favorite smart phone and transfer files/ back and forth to your smartphone? One way to do this is through this device which I recently bought and … Continue reading

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GetPocket – Remember Sites You Visit

While there are lots of ways to remember sites you visit, GetPocket is one I use on a regular basis. It’s as easy as clicking on an icon, typing a word to put it into a folder and that’s it. … Continue reading

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WDTV Play Review

With my Roku model 2100x starting to give me problems I thought I might try a different device and save some money in the process. At $40 the WDTV Play was an easy choice. Here are some of my observations … Continue reading

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