Klipsch Pro Media vs. Bose Companion II Speakers

Klipsch Pro Media vs. Bose Companion II Speakers

Klipsch, in case you haven’t heard of it, is a highly regarded speaker manufacturer.  They make Surround Sound Speakers, Floor Standing Speakers, Bookshelf Speakers, Flat Panel Speakers and …

Amazon Echo – Another Hit for Amazon?

Amazon Echo – Another Hit for Amazon?

Overview:  The Echo sold by Amazon is a voice activated speaker system.  It includes a service similar to Siri that can answer questions and create lists. Strengths:  Very good quality sound from …

Save Money with a Streaming Media Player

Save Money with a Streaming Media Player

Is your cable or satellite TV bill getting out of control?  Looking for an easy way to save some money? Buying a streaming media player can be a good place to start. There was a period of time, when …

Ultra HDTV – Let Someone Else Take The Risk

Ultra HDTV – Let Someone Else Take The Risk

Years ago while attending a training seminar discussing the latest in training methodologies I heard an expression new to me “… remember, pioneers are the guys with arrows in their backs …

Review: Bose SoundLink Mini Bluetooth Speaker – A Boomer Tech Best Buy

Review: Bose SoundLink Mini Bluetooth Speaker – A Boomer Tech Best Buy

The first time I heard the Bose SoundLink® Mini Bluetooth® speaker I couldn’t believe it.  The sound is so clean, so tight, so… perfect for such a small speaker.  Even the bass is …

The new Surface 2 Tablets – A Step Forward For Microsoft

The new Surface 2 Tablets – A Step Forward For Microsoft

On Monday, September 2nd, Microsoft announced that the Surface family of tablets is growing. Two new Surface models — Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 — in addition to some new Surface accessories, …

Leap Motion Controller – Look Before You Leap

Leap Motion Controller – Look Before You Leap

If you’ve seen any of the Iron Man movies you’ve probably noticed how Tony Stark uses a motion controller to throw virtual computer screens around the room.  It’s a really neat visual effect …

Bose Companion 2 Series III Speakers – A Boomer Tech Best Buy

Bose Companion 2 Series III Speakers – A Boomer Tech Best Buy

If you need an extra set of speakers for a bedroom or a small apartment you cannot do better than the Bose Companion 2 Series III speaker system.  At only $100 these little speakers produce …

Surface Pro Vs. iPad Generation 3

Surface Pro Vs. iPad Generation 3

In October of 2012 Microsoft released the Windows 8 operating system to the general public along with version 10 of Internet Explorer. At about the same time Microsoft released its first tablet …

Windows 8 – Is It Ready For Prime Time?

Windows 8 – Is It Ready For Prime Time?

If you are thinking about buying a new computer with Windows 8, for now you had better think twice. I had no choice because of my day job (Webmaster at a small company) but unless you need to keep up …

Roku streaming audio/video player

Roku streaming audio/video player

Verdict:  a Boomer Best Buy.  Once you have one you will wonder how you lived without it. There was a period of time, when the economy was running on all cylinders, when my wife and I thought …

Google Nexus 7 – Is It Worth The Hype?

Google Nexus 7 – Is It Worth The Hype?

With a great deal of fanfare the Google Nexus 7 tablet arrived on the market and supply has caught up with demand.  This being the case I went to my local Staples store (Staple’s has an exclusive …

Logitech® Wireless Speaker Adapter

Logitech® Wireless Speaker Adapter

Verdict: Perfect for Boomers. You’ll will never get more for $40.00 The Logitech® Wireless Speaker Adapter for Bluetooth® audio devices is one of the most useful devices I have purchased in …