Category: Electronics

New Keyboard

I know when the majority of people hear the words mechanical keyboard they think of the rainbow led gamer-bro click clack stuff from Razer or HyperX etc. Or maybe they have the sense to think of the more sensible versions from Das Keyboard or WASD. But those keyboards come fresh out of the box fully […]

OGGie, OGGie, OGGie!

Oi Oi Oi! So for the youngest’s birthday I ordered one of those SanDisk Clips and a set of low volume kids headphones. (She can now dance around while listening to Frozen songs whenever she wants.) Turns out that this little clip-on MP3 player will also gladly play your Ogg Vorbis files, meaning you can […]

Mobile Music: MP3 or DAP?

While my little ol flash Zune works great for me it doesn’t work so well for the kiddos. The things they like to listen to are random video game songs or stuff off YouTube, which can be hard to get a song file for that the Zune can play. Not to mention that adding music […]

RIP Fry’s

Fry’s Electronics shut their doors yesterday. It wasn’t really a surprise to anyone who had been inside any of the stores in the past two years or so. Social media posts with bare shelves and missing fixtures were growing all the time. I would get a weekly email from them about online deals and such […]

So you want to fix up a Zune…

You remember the Zune, right? I was an iPod shuffle gal back in the day but when I went to plug mine into my computer I discovered it’s no longer readable by modern operating systems. After a few minutes of combing through ebay for a sub $50 mp3 player I stumbled upon the little flash […]