Keeping Seniors Independent with the VTech CareLine™ Home Safety Telephone System – Review & Reader Giveaway #CareLineSP

As we and our parents age, the tables often start to turn.  Rather than them worrying about us and our well-being, we start to worry about them - sometimes a LOT!  We want them to be happy and independent and we want them to be SAFE! As my Mom gets older, I'm impressed at how active and capable … [Read more...]

Jabra EXTREME2 Bluetooth Headset Review

I love my cell phone.  It's with me constantly and some might say that I'm even a little bit addicted to it.  But there is one thing about "old school" phones that I miss.  You can easily cradle a big-old handset between your ear and shoulder and carry on a "hands free" conversation.  With the … [Read more...]

Logitech Wireless Optical Mouse 70% Off – Only $8.99 Shipped!

Today ONLY as one of Best Buy's Deals of the Day you can get this Logitech - M325 Wireless Optical Mouse - Fingerprint Flowers Pattern for only $8.99. That's 70% off the regular price of $29.99! You also get FREE shipping!They have some other great deals of the day like monitors if you have a few … [Read more...]

The New Nokia Lumia 822 on the Verizon 4G LTE Network – Reader Giveaway #VZWSS

There is a brand new phone ready to be used on the Verizon network, the Nokia Lumia 822. It's powered by the new Windows Phone OS and has a ton of great features, including:Kids’ Corner - Grants your little ones access only to the apps, games, videos, and music you choose for them, so you can relax … [Read more...]

An Update from Our Verizon Jetpack Winner #VZWSS

Earlier this fall, we had a giveaway for a Verizon Jetpack and BOY WAS IT POPULAR! There were almost 2500 entries.Well, I just had a follow-up from our very lucky reader, Rich, who won the giveaway.  This is what he had to say about the Jetpack:About a couple times a week, I find myself at places, … [Read more...]

Why I Have Come to Rely on the Verizon 4G LTE Service #VZWSS

So, for the last few months I have been trying out two cool electronic devices: The Motorola Droid Xyboard 10.1 Tablet and the Droid Razr M.  While both of these products are pretty cool, I have to say the main reason that I like either of them so much is that they use Verizon 4G LTE service. The … [Read more...]

My New Toy – The Droid Razr M with Verizon 4G LTE Service #VZWSS

You regular readers know that I have spent the summer testing out the Motorola Xyboard with Verizon 4G LTE service.  Well, now I have a brand new "toy" to try out for Verizon - - the Droid Razr M.I just received it this past week, so haven't put it to a full test yet.  But, from what I have seen far … [Read more...]

Verizon 4G LTE Wireless Hotspot to the Rescue!! #VZWSS

Right now our home internet is down. I am at home. I am still able to write and publish this post. How is that?? Because I'm able to use the Verizon 4G LTE wireless hotspot from my Motorola Xyboard. I was out all evening at a local event and got home late needing to get caught up on work. I … [Read more...]

Using Verizon 4G LTE in NYC #VZWSS

 As most of you know, we were off to NYC last week for the BlogHer convention. While it's fantastic to get together with 5,000 other bloggers, one thing that is NOT fantastic is trying to get online to do a bit of work...or Tweet or use Facebook...with 5,000 other social media fanatics who are all … [Read more...]

Watching the Games with The NBC Olympics Live Extra App and Verizon 4G LTE #VZWSS

The Olympic Games have officially started!  My very favorite part, the opening ceremony, has already completed, but now we have all of the actual games to occupy us for the next couple of weeks. I love the Olympics, but Mario is an Olympics fanatic!!  Now that pretty much every sport is broadcast on … [Read more...]

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