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7 10, 2013

Kindle Fire HDX, Surface 2, and iBeacons – Battery Life Episode 3

By |October 7th, 2013|Categories: Battery Life, Podcasts, Tech|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is the third episode of Battery Life, our new technology podcast. In this episode Wyatt and Josh talk about Amazon's newest tablet: the Kindle Fire HDX. While they're only available for pre-order at the moment, Amazon has given us all of the information we need to know to make a buying decision. If it weren't for the rumored iPad update coming soon, we would've ordered one of the 7-inch tablets already. We're expecting this to sell like crazy, especially if Apple doesn't put a retina displa [...]

19 09, 2013

Steam Box: Valve to put steam behind consoles – Battery Life Episode 2

By |September 19th, 2013|Categories: Battery Life, Podcasts, Tech|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Artwork by DarrenGeers on Deviant Art. Thanks for checking out the second episode of Battery Life, our new technology podcast. In this episode Jason and Josh talk about Valve's rumored entry into the console gaming market: the Steam Box. While much of the information is just rumors, we will theoretically hear some more news about the Steam Box next week. That's why we decided to cover the device now so we could compare the current information with what actually shows up later. The Steam Box may [...]

13 02, 2011

The Daily could change the way we read news

By |February 13th, 2011|Categories: Articles, Tech|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Yes, we believe that The Daily could change the way we read news but first impressions were a little more than dreary.  Everyone was desperately hoping for a game-changing news app but only found crashes, slow load times and generally unsatisfied results.  Within a few days of launch, the development team had an update in the App Store that made the first iOS subscription-based app worth using.  Since then, most reviewers updated their notes and deemed it a success.  We avoided it during that fi [...]