Unveiled this last Earthday the new Philips “$60 Bulb” touting its new features of a warm glow, low-wattage and a 20 year life with a 3 year warranty. Being called a $60 bulb you can actually find it for about $25 in home improvement stores. But is it new and revolutionary? Not really, there’s been […]
A Uniden firmware update to the XT scanner models has been released as of Feb 23 2012. BCD396XT has a new update as of 1-7-2013 and BCD996XT as of 1-28-2013 – See Below Uniden Product Manager Paul Opitz states “This update is intended to improve reception and decoding of APCO 25 systems on many systems. […]
Wouxun’s newest feature packed HT now handles 2.5 kHz steps and narrowband capabilities.
When you log out of Facebook they aren’t necessarily done with you, in fact Facebook is following your every move across the internet and storing this information for 90 days.
Ham Radio is more popular than ever! There is a new national trend coming involving Ham Radio, one of the most widely used forms of local, national, and international communications. According to the QRZ Facebook page “The newest trend in American communication isn’t another smart phone from Apple or Google but one of the elder statesmen […]
Browsing the internet should be simple, safe, and secure without the worry of getting a virus or being tracked by the internet stalkers. The most common misconception I get from people is “I don’t visit those kinds of sites so I have nothing to worry about” which is everything but true. There is malicious sites […]
Picking A Password You Can Remember I have always been a secure passwords freak and created wild passwords like: Fxy7^lkjbh77t*78&*(. I would much rather remember my password by using words and it be secure so lets do that instead. First lets look and what most people are doing, how it is wrong and insecure, and […]
You decide your e-mail password is going to be your dog’s name and his birth year, Charlie08, that is easy to remember so you also choose this for all your credit cards, online banking, Facebook, and Twitter accounts also. You have a phishing attempt on your FaceBook account and the attacker succeeds and now has your […]
My Favorite Black Beans We have grown for a fondness of Black Beans in my house lately but they are sometimes bland. I recently watched an episode of Emeril Green and the beans he made looked delicious and they were. The cumin and cilantro make it pop, especially if you put a bunch of fresh […]
Part 2 – Preparing The Paint Surface and Protecting It You spend thousands of dollars on your vehicle it’s probably something you want to keep looking new and protect. Protecting the surface of your car seems like a tedious task but it gets easier the better you take care of it. Keeping a good quality […]