Author Archives: the_seamonkey

Finales and New Beginings…

Well my fellow readers, this will be the last post on this blog (blogs.tech-recipes.com/seamonkey420) for me. I’ve decided that its time to move onto a more professional avatar / moniker and in turn am rebranding myself under the_seamonkey and jimmyselix… … Continue reading

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My Man Cave: Windows 7 HTPC setup and ecosystem

Today’s post will be a quick overview of my own personal HTPC setup I run in case any readers ever wondered. I figure it may give a little more substance to my cable tv rants since I’m usually at the forefront of DVR/HTPC technology and trends. Continue reading

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Windows Phone 7 (WP7); where ya at?

Title says it all. So where is Windows Phone 7? We have yet to see any announcements in regards to Microsoft porting WP7 to a more tablet friendly device and yet to see the first update to fix some major … Continue reading

Posted in geek, htc, life, opinion, tablet, tablet pc, wp7;webOS | 7 Comments

My iPad2 wishes…

The iPad 2 is an inevitable beast. Apple hit a home run with the original iPad, already selling over 8 million units (my estimate of 750k in first week was pretty close, 500k were sold in first week). So what will Apple followup in with the iPad 2? I’ll outline a few things I hope to see after owning the original iPad and a Galaxy Tab. Continue reading

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Cable TV: New methods of delivery, why not??

Today’s post/rant will be aimed towards an easy target, cabletv companies and why they need to rethink how they deliver digital tv services. Keep reading for the juicy, geeky rant and a few of my own suggestions. Continue reading

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AT&T Galaxy Tab, my breakdown

Well, I have now had my Galaxy Tab for about 2 weeks and thought I’d write up a quick post on my thoughts on it. Being a previous iPad owner, I can tell you that they two devices are similar but not. Lets get to it! Continue reading

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Geek Gear: My Tablet Man-Bag (SwissGear Travel Shoulder Bag) Quick Review

My gadget bag. The gadgets I carry around and what in. (galaxy tab, nexus one, iphone, ipod, etc). Keep reading for the full post and pics. Continue reading

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Think Tank: Mobile phone industry and the greater good…

Well, today’s post was inspired by several recent articles and the current mobile market/trends.  As we all know (at least us in the industry), the mobile market has recently exploded into quite an industry/market.  We see new phones and technology … Continue reading

Posted in Blackberry, android, apple, culture, geek, general gadgets, google, handheld, hardware, htc, iphone, iphoneos, life, mobile, n1, nexus one, opinion, random, sony ericsson, wp7;webOS | 25 Comments

Quick Post: things to fix in Windows Phone 7… NOW!

this is my quick list of things that need to be addressed ASAP in Windows Phone 7.  I have had my HTC HD7 for about a week and already have ran across several things that should not have passed QC. … Continue reading

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My Startup Story: JimmyCan

Today’s post will be a retrospective on a recent side venture of mine, my own technology services / consulting company, JimmyCan LLC.  I’m a huge geek and I love helping people with technology and have recently been hearing more and … Continue reading

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