Back-To-School With Believe In Yourself

Did you know that Back-to-school season is the second biggest shopping season of the year? Per Deloitte it effects 29 million households a year with overall sales up to $27 billion in the US.

Back to school is so stressful on young girls and teens to stay in style. The first day of school is almost like a beauty pageant with peers picking apart your look or style. Continue Reading →

Brick Fest Live: The LEGO Fan Experience 2017 Recap

What happens when you put one million LEGOs in a convention center in the heart of Austin? A ton of kids and adults alike building their own LEGO® creations at the Brick Fest Live LEGO® Fan Experience. Walking into the Brick Fest Live LEGO® Fan Experience I did not know what to expect and since I don’t have kids myself I knew my time there would not last an entire day. Continue Reading →

Delphine the Label Fashion Review

Dephine the Label sent me some fashion samples to review from their Winter 2017 ARTHROPODA collection. I received the Delphine’s Resilin jumpsuit in black velvet, Elixir top in black and white tweed and the Venom pants. I was very excited to play dress up and try on these new fashions! Continue Reading →

illumy Smart Sleep Mask Product Review

 

The illumy smart sleep mask is a lightweight smart sleep mask that blocks out unwanted light and provides its own light to trigger your body’s natural responses. Blue tones wake you gently and effectively in the morning before your chosen alarm time, and red-toned light helps you fall asleep at night. These are the same light cues used by NASA to regulate sleep on the space station. Continue Reading →

Portable Storage Comparison: Sandisk vs. Picture Keeper

As we kick off summer the endless dilemma is always lack of storage since we are in an age of smartphones taking selfies and videos constantly. I encounter this on the regular since I love taking videos and “live” photos. I had to face up to the reality and find a better solution to extend my storage.

It’s hard to decide which flash key or stick that will fit your personal needs. If you have an iPhone I found the market has more lightening cord wired flash drives than you think. What about the Andriod lover?  The three below flash drives are indeed compatible for Android including apps for both. I reviewed the below 3 flash drives and here are my findings. Continue Reading →

SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive Review

I constantly run out of storage on my iPhone due to industry events and product review photos or videos. I was excited to learn I was going to receive a SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive because I have maxed out my iPhone’s storage.

The SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive is a great storage device for iPhone or iPad users that need some extra storage or just a way to backup photos and videos without using the cloud. Continue Reading →

MIGHTY MUG with Smartgrip Technology Review

MIGHTY MUG is the world’s only mug that grips to your desk when knocked into, but lifts naturally due to their patented Smartgrip Technology. Continue Reading →

Father’s Day Gift Guide 2017

Father’s day is this Sunday and there is still time to get the father in your life an awesome gift. Below is a gift guide I created that includes not only technology but also men’s fashion. Continue Reading →

Apple’s Announcements on Day 1 of WWDC 2017

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Today at the World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Jose, Apple had several announcements including iOS 11, WatchOS 4, HomePod, the new iPad Pro and iMac Pro, and a preview of the all-new and redesigned Apple App Store plus several more announcements.

WWDC runs till June 9th and I am sure there will be several announcements during the week. In the meantime below is a list provided by Apple’s press releases that has been announced so far by Apple on day 1 of WWDC 2017: Continue Reading →

Uber and Lyft in Austin: One Week Later

Last week Uber and Lyft returned to Austin after leaving the city high and dry over a year ago after Austin voted 56% to 44% against Proposition 1 which would have allowed ride-hailing companies to continue using their own background check systems. As of May 7th Austin went ahead with plans to require fingerprint background checks and other regulations. Both Uber and Lyft then announced they will no longer operate in the city as a result of the loss. As the entire city was effected by Uber and Lyft‘s abrupt departure Fasten and RIDE Austin stepped in to fill the car hailing and sharing needs of the city. Continue Reading →