August 18, 2013

August 18, 2013

Sep 8, 2013

In this week’s show, we examine a few Fathers’ Days suggestions, like a Ferrari for Gary, or a nice apartment in Italy’s Cinque Terre. Or maybe a smartphone for your dad, or a camera, or maybe an iPad or an Android based tablet. We also look at refreshing your older computers, perhaps by using a Solid State Drive (SSD) or maybe an operating...

New site coming

Feb 26, 2012

A new site is coming, an obvious point by the title above, but we’re working on something nifty here and it should be along any moment now. We’ll also have new shows here soon, so stay tuned tech fans.  

Fathers’ Day Gift Guide – Part 2

WD TV Live Hub (Image copyright (c) 2011 Gary Stark)

Aug 21, 2011

Here’s a few more ideas if you’re still struggling to come up with that elusive gift for the dad in your life. Perhaps the new TomTom GoLive 820 GPS system may be what he needs? As well as offering all of the usual GPS facilities, TomTom now include live traffic updates – as frequently as every two minutes – to help you to get you your...

Fathers’ Day Gift Guide

Huawei Sonic Smartphone

Aug 21, 2011

It’s that time of the year: time to think about what to buy for your dad. Here’s a few ideas, pulled from the various gadgets that we get to look at throughout the year. Does dad drive? Does he have a mobile phone? The Jabra Drive is an inexpensive hands free speakerphone that connects to his mobile phone using bluetooth. Remember that it’s...

SCADA – Getting Hacked

Insulin Pump

Aug 7, 2011

One initialism that we’re going to be hearing a lot more about in the future is SCADA, which stands for Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition. It’s beginning to turn up more and more and in a lot more places. Basically, it refers to a set of systems that can collect data and respond to that collected data, and in so doing, act in a manner that...