June 2017 Gadget update

Every 6 months I do an update on the state of my gadgets and what I use Computers Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Yoga (2017) – replaced my 2015 ThinkPad Yoga 14 This is my main laptop now and replaces my Thinkpad X240, and Thinkpad Yoga 14. A light, convertible laptop, weighs only 2.8lbs (substantially lighter than… Continue reading June 2017 Gadget update

Top 25 portable bluetooth speakers

Alright, lets just say that since the Jambox and Soundmatters came out, there’s been a ton of portable bluetooth speakers from every audio company it seems. To narrow things down, lets take a look at speakers in between $100-$200. Lets take a look and round them up… 1. Braven BRV-X PCMAG rating: 4.5/5.0 Amazon price… Continue reading Top 25 portable bluetooth speakers

PC / DOS games, then vs now, and how it’s affected my life

DOS games

My interest in computers and programming have been directly tied to video games, here’s a little backstory on that. My father was a Pascal / Delphi programmer, so our first computer was an IBM PC with a Pentium 386 and only 500MBs of hard disk space. Maybe 1 or 2MBs of RAM. He used to… Continue reading PC / DOS games, then vs now, and how it’s affected my life