Tech: Will I be getting an Apple HomePod?

tl;dr – Yes…eventually but not right now. —— Our use-case in the household is one Apple Fanboy and one Apple Purist. We have an Echo Dot in the spare bedroom for guests to use when they want some music while they sleep or to set an alarm. It’s a minor convenience for them and we …

Linked: Gimme Back My Gchat

Gimme Back My Gchat: These days, we all use several chat products. iMessage here. Facebook Messenger there. Telegram at times. Slack at work. WhatsApp. Snapchat. Confide. Signal. Line. Kik. GroupMe. Tango. Skype. The list goes on. And that’s not to mention the chat functionality within apps like Instagram. And even Twitter DM. It’s enough to …

Photography: Porter, 2 years old

It was nearly 0 degrees outside but Porter turned 2 so we went to the dog park and threw the ball around. Technically, he’s Heather’s dog and we’re not sure what breed he is but he’s very well trained, exceptionally so without being a show dog. He’s a very good weight for his age and …

Backlog = 35

I’m careful about what I share with you all. The things I link to on this blog are things that really speak to me and therefore speak to people who read this blog. I honestly assume the few hundred regulars that read this blog are just as curmudgeonly and old fashioned as I am. I …