The Love Translator

The Love Translator

Apparently our newest generation of iPhone using men don’t have the communication skills to know that when asked if anything is wrong and the woman says “Nothing…, ” it doesn’t mean nothing. So of course, there’s an app for that....
Achy Breaky 2 – Electric Boogaloo?

Achy Breaky 2 – Electric Boogaloo?

There are a few songs you would expect to be on a looping playlist if you were banished to hell. “Don’t Worry Be Happy,”  “Macarena,” “Call Me Maybe,” “Crank Dat,” and “pick-a-Nickelback song” are just...
Viva La Note 3!

Viva La Note 3!

I’m not a big fan of Las Vegas as I’m not a gambler, not a big drinker, and really don’t like being in massive crowds of people I don’t know. But being a mobile DJ, the best way to test new equipment was to head to Las Vegas for the Mobile Beat...
It’s Big, It’s Heavy, It’s Wood

It’s Big, It’s Heavy, It’s Wood

What rolls down stairs, alone or in pairs, rolls over your neighbor’s dog? Well, everyone knows that it’s LOG, LOG, LOG! It’s also a perfect pick-me-up for a Monday morning.  It’s better than bad, IT’S GOOD! Sing along,...
Super Bowl Prop Bets

Super Bowl Prop Bets

I’m very much not a fan of either team in this year’s big game, so at this point I’m looking for reasons to sit through the 10 hours of pregame, the four-hour game itself, and the endless postgame celebration and dissection. And I think I’ve...
Jawbone Up

Jawbone Up

A week or so ago I received a new cell phone and service from Verizon, and a fancy new device to test, the Jawbone Up. The Up is a wearable device that tracks your footsteps and workouts, sleep patterns and calorie intake and uploads all of this onto your smartphone....
Is The NFL About To Jump The Shark?

Is The NFL About To Jump The Shark?

Remember “The Fonz?”  He was the ultra-cool character on the hottest television show, “Happy Days,” in the 1970’s.  The show, while still popular, changed it’s focus from the stars of the show, the kids, to the popular Fonzie in the...
No Agenda 586 – 1/26/14

No Agenda 586 – 1/26/14

The No Agenda Podcast, featuring Adam Curry and John C. Dvorak. Download episode 586 here. You can also support the show by contributing to their value-for-value model at Dvorak.org/NA .    ...
My First Days With the Galaxy Note 3

My First Days With the Galaxy Note 3

Shortly before noon last Friday (Jan 24, 2014), a small packaged arrived.  It was a day late, but it really didn’t matter.  Inside was some new gadgets, and new gadget Friday makes up for any issues a late FedEx shipment could possible cause. Under all the tape,...