Friday, February 22, 2019

Is Tesla’s Powerwall a Wonderwall?

Tesla Motors released the Powerwall yesterday, an in-home battery appliance will allow people to live off the grid by being able to store renewable energy sources. Or, if they live on...

Tesla Motors to Launch Home Batteries; Internet Speculates the Details

Tesla Motors may be expanding its business into your home. The company is expected to unveil a line of home batteries later today for use with solar panels, which the company’s...

Questionable and Expensive Advice: Inside those “You Have Malware! Call Now!” Pop-Ups

If you’re the designated tech support in your family, you’ve probably had someone approach you about those pop-ups that warn about the doom and gloom that’s about to befall that person’s...

Apple Watch Stands Up to the Internet’s Attempts to Drown it

Officially, the Apple Watch has a water resistance rating of IPX7, which in plain English means that showering, being in the rain or washing your hands with the the device should...

Apple Watch Makes its Way to Consumers; Available in “Boutiques”, But Not Apple Stores

After months of anticipation, the Apple Watch is being delivered to those who pre-ordered the device in the US and eight other countries. The Apple Watch wasn’t available for purchase through the...

When Elon Musk Almost Sold Tesla: “If we don’t deliver these cars, we are...

It’s hard to imagine Elon Musk and Tesla failing. The Model S is outselling established car brands like Mercedes-Benz, BMW and Lexus, in the poshest of cities. Despite concerns about "range...

iPhone vs. Android: Fight! (Literally)

Discussions about religion, politics and operating systems never end well. Case in point: a recent altercation in Tulsa, Oklahoma in which roommates took their fanboyism to the street to decide whether...

Elon Musk’s Mars — and Earth — Vision Thing

If someone on a street corner told you he wanted to send people to Mars, you’d probably calmly nod your head and look for the quickest way to remove yourself from...

China’s Biggest Phone Manufacturer is Chinese — Now it Faces the Same Foe as...

You’ve probably never heard of Xiaomi but they’re a pretty big deal in the market most tech companies are eyeing pretty hard. Nope, this market isn’t the US. Its China. The reason...

Apple Watch: Not a Review

April 10, midnight Pacific time,  rolled around and the Apple faithful around the world fired up their browsers so they could get an Apple Watch. It's something of a conditioned behavior for the company's fans...