Episode Number 41 - 01.31.11

FitBrains for a Fit Brain

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Can we all agree that without a sharp mind, the 2nd half will fall short of ideal? But how do we fight becoming dull upstairs? Truth is, there are a ton of things we can do. Online gaming targeting brain fitness is one of them, and it’s growing like crazy.

Today we’re looking at one of the most popular online brain gaming sites on the Internet: FitBrains (www.fitbrains.com). The flagship of Vancouver, Canada-based Vivity Labs, FitBrains has over 2 dozen games to choose from. We think FitBrains players of any age will find something they like.  Especially those trying to stay sharp as they age. Like me. Read More

Episode Number 31 - 01.12.11

2nd Half & The iPad?

In the last 9 months, somewhere north of 10 million iPads have been sold.  That’s a pretty big number.  Even for Apple. Not being an iPad owner (yet) I wondered, “What’s the big deal?” And, “Who’s buying these things?”  We like technology, but what is everyone so jazzed about?   Read More

Episode Number 12 - 10.28.10

Technology. Facebook. Good?

Over 1/3 of the U.S. population is on Facebook.  Over 500 million around the world.  40 million Facebook statuses are updated every day.  I updated mine earlier this morning … wishing my daughter Amy a Happy 21st Birthday in the process.  Are you on?  Why?  Why not?  The bigger question is about technology-use in general.

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