Christmas Gadgets Grilled – Our Chistmas Gift Suggestions

Christmas Gadgets Grilled – Our Chistmas Gift Suggestions

Dec 5, 2010

We’ve been grilling gadgets all year for you, and now, as we head into the silly season, it’s time to look at some of the better gadgets that perhaps you might want to give your gadget-loving family members, or maybe even get for yourself. For less than $30, the iPhone using driver in your family might like to have the MetroView GPS application. This...

Droning Along

Droning Along

Nov 28, 2010

Tuesday this week was a busy day, with no less than four different items on my schedule. With each of these expected to take over an hour, I was tempted to drop one item from my list, and this would have been the one to be dropped. Fortunately, I persevered. And was rewarded with seeing what I am sure will be the coolest toy to grace the bottom of many a...

The Gadget Grill Annual Turkey Awards

The Gadget Grill Annual Turkey Awards

Nov 26, 2010

Hi everyone. Yes, it’s Thanksgiving. And that means lots of turkey. For everyone. And for us at the Gadget Grill, that means that means it’s time for our annual Tech Turkey Awards. Join us this Sunday night, on 2RDJ FM-88.1, or on the net at www.radio2rdj.com, and find out who we think this year’s Tech Turkeys are....

Disaster Recovery and Backups

Disaster Recovery and Backups

Oct 31, 2010

The recent data meltdown at Virgin Blue is well known. But could something similar happen to you? Do you run a small business or home office? If so, how do you ensure the security of your data? And even if you don’t, what about your important personal documents? Your receipts for your tax? Your important family photos and the like? How are they stored. and...

Happy Birthday Windows 7

Happy Birthday Windows 7

Oct 24, 2010

It’s now been one year since Windows 7 was officially released, in in that first year, they’ve sold about 650000 copies a day. That’s 240 million, over the year. That translates to about a 17% market share of desktop operating systems, which I don’t think is too bad.

Adobe’s New Products

Adobe’s New Products

Oct 17, 2010

Adobe have just made available new versions of their Photoshop Elements and Adobe Premier products. As well as simplifying the user workflow, and especially for those who are new to the workflow requirements that digital image processing imposes upon us, improved Mac compatibility was also announced with this new product range. I recently was able to catch p...