Category Archives: Reviews

Surface Pro 3: A Surprisingly Positive Review

I am very late in posting this, but at least I’m getting it out before the Surface Pro 4 hits the market, or is even announced. Our local hardware vendor, PCS, provided me with a loaner Surface Pro 3 a … Continue reading

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Logitech Multi-Device Keyboard K480 – First Impressions

Short version: The Logitech k480 does exactly what it says it does in that it lets you pair with up to 3 devices via Bluetooth and switch between them seamlessly. It’s simply far too large for practical use in my … Continue reading

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Desk App – Missing Basic Functionality

This will be a quick review of Desk App – an app I wanted to like, especially after seeing it as a sponsor on Daring Fireball and reading some positive comments about it from someone on the Seanwes Community. I didn’t … Continue reading

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Amazon Fire TV Stick: First Impressions

I have a bit of a fascination with streaming video gadgets. That’s partly due to me being a geek, but more practically related to the fact that we cut the cable/satellite cord in our household in April of 2011. We … Continue reading

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iPad Air 2: First Impressions

After waiting just over 2 weeks for my iPad Air 2 128GB Space Gray WiFi to arrive at the campus computer store, it finally arrived yesterday. I picked it up from the computer store, quickly connected to my iPhone 5S to … Continue reading

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My Windows Phone Experiment Begins: Nokia Lumia 520 – Initial Impressions

Amazon had a Daily Deal last week on the Nokia Lumia 520 tied to AT&T’s pre-paid GoPhone service.  I confirmed I could forego activating the 520 as a phone and simply use it as iPod Touch-like device over WiFi, so … Continue reading

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Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga – A Joy to Use

I recently requested a loaner unit of the Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga.  We’re a mostly Dell shop on the desktop/laptop side of things, but I saw a Lenovo touchscreen convertible laptop/tablet at a conference a while back and wanted to test … Continue reading

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