Category Archives: Android App Review

Review – Microsoft Arrow Launcher – The Best Launcher for Microsoft Users

By | March 21, 2017

Earlier this week I posted a review of the Nova Launcher for Android.  In that review, I pointed out that if you are looking for a launcher that has a whole load of knobs to turn, it is the best option for you.  But for those of you who aren’t interested in turning all the knobs or, more… Read More »

Review – Nova Launcher – The Ultimate Android Launcher?

By | March 20, 2017

Over the course of the past few months, there have been two important changes on the Android launcher front.  The first was the announcement of the Google Pixel and its still exclusive launcher back in October.  Then came news last month that the Google Now Launcher is being removed from the Play Store this month.  This latter bit… Read More »

Review – Snocru – The Ultimate Tracking App for Skiers & Snowboarders

By | January 23, 2017

I am apologetically addicted to skiing.  I love tech and my career but at 9 times out of 10, if you ask me what I’m thinking about, I’m going to tell you skiing.  2017 has been a great season for me so far and like many skiers and riders, I want to keep track of where I’ve been,… Read More »

Review – Withings Blood Pressure Monitor – An Excellent Tool to Monitor Heart Health

By | January 17, 2017

Like many aspects of healthy living, understanding your blood pressure and the impact it has on your body is critical.  This is especially true for those with a genetic predisposition to heart disease and high blood pressure.  High blood pressure can have long term damaging impacts on your body that can include heart attack and stroke.  Monitoring your… Read More »

Review – Sleep as Android – Wellness Begins With Good Sleep

By | January 16, 2017

Sleep is a critical part of any healthy lifestyle.  Getting the proper amount of restful sleep not only helps with your psychological wellness but also has other health benefits when it comes to general well being and fitness.  Sadly, most Americas struggle to get the proper amount of sleep each night or have poor quality of sleep.  Sleep… Read More »

Review of F1 2016 – A Worthy But Not Perfect F1 Game

By | December 14, 2016

As a Formula One fan, the desire to play a reasonably realistic game based on real drivers, teams and circuits has been there for a long time.  The challenge has been the lack of such a game.  Sure the console games are fantastic from Codemasters but on mobile devices – both Android and iOS – there were F1-style… Read More »

Review of MLB At Bat – A Baseball Fan’s Dream App

By | March 30, 2016

The 2016 Major League Baseball season is just a couple of weeks away from starting with the hopes and dreams of players and fans refreshed once again for a long season.  Baseball has been played professionally for 147 years and while Android and mobile apps haven’t been around nearly that long, the powers that be at MLB have… Read More »

Review Of The Official F1 App For Android

By | March 17, 2016

The 2016 Formula One season kicks off this weekend in Melbourne, Australia in what promises to be an interesting season.  Mercedes has dominated F1 the last couple of years but all eyes are on Ferrari as they look potent in pre-season testing while Williams, Force India and Red Bull scrap to stay in the hunt each weekend.  And… Read More »

Review of IndyCar – The Required Season Companion

By | February 25, 2016

I am a big racing fan. Each Fall, usually in October and November my sports watching goes to nearly zero. Baseball and racing are done until March the next year. One series I love to watch is IndyCar. The US-based open wheel series has struggled for many years but competition is better now than it has been for… Read More »

Review of Pocket Casts – The Standard for Podcast Apps

By | January 13, 2016

Like many of you who are reading this, I spend a good portion of my day listening to podcasts.  Whether it is news, information or simply a bit of relaxing fun, podcasts are a part of my routine that I would sorely miss if it were not there.  The challenge is finding a podcast app that works across… Read More »

Review of Project Fi – Ready For Prime Time

By | November 25, 2015

I have been an AT&T customer since 1997.  The only time I wasn’t actively using a mobile device on AT&T was when I lived in England and even then I kept my account so when I did move back I would be able to get a SIM and up and going within minutes.  When the opportunity came up… Read More »

Review of The Official NHL for Android App – A Must Have for Fans of Stick & Puck

By | October 7, 2015

With the 2015-2016 National Hockey League season starting this week here in the US and Canada, you can get ready to keep up with your favorite teams and players with the official NHL for Android app.  The app is full of news, video highlights, social network feeds, stats and standings from across the league and you can configure… Read More »