Category Archives: Technology

Not Again! Credit card info stolen for the third time!

UPDATE: Who’d’ve thought Navy Federal Credit Union would be so stupid?! I realized tonight that my new, more secure chip-and-pin card that I started using in February had the same account number as they issued me in October. So, whereas … Continue reading

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Using Twitter for News

Digital Trends posted some tips on how to use Twitter to get your daily news. Their article left out one good idea: Use lists to help you find the headlines you’re looking for. I have lists for local media, national … Continue reading

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Choosing a Blu-ray Player

I have to have a Blu-ray player so I can get the newest release of Star Wars. We’ve been putting off investing in Blu-ray (well, in the beginning it was because of the format war). Now, though, prices are coming … Continue reading

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I’m really angry at Sony

First, unidentified hackers stole the database of Playstation members. I don’t have a Playstation. That didn’t affect me. Then, the hackers stole — and posted online — email addresses and passwords for people who’d entered a particular sweepstakes. Or maybe … Continue reading

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Now I Want a Kinect

A few days ago, I watched the Star Wars Kinect demonstration at E4 (?) on Spike TV. Someone had it on in the kitchen when I went to heat up my lunch, and the timing was perfect! Just the idea … Continue reading

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Comment to win an iPad

I’d love to have an iPad, but I can’t justify buying one. I’m entering to win, and you can, too. Just visit Robyn’s Online World and leave a relevant comment on any non-giveaway post that she made between April 12 … Continue reading

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The Wine that Time Forgot

Drink no longer water, but use a little wine for thy stomach’s sake and thine often infirmities. 1 Timothy, 5:23 In the 21st century, you might hear a doctor recommend drinking a glass of red wine to help prevent cancer. … Continue reading

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