Category: Tech

Huawei Mate 9: issues installing some apps from Google Play Store

The day finally came. I bought a Chinese-branded phone.  And. It. Is. AWESOME.  6GB RAM, 128GB internal storage.  It’s enough to make a person drool. So what’s my first step on getting my new phone set up?  Installing my apps, of course!  That’s where my great plan hit a snag.  I noticed that I could

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Cr48: Use FreedomPop Global SIM Kit for mobile data

Owners of the Cr48 were given 100MB per month of mobile data on Verizon’s network during the beta-testing period.  Here’s how to change your Cr48 to use FreedomPop

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Patch: [Famicom Disk System :: Super Mario Bros. 2] Restore original Spiny Egg behavior

If you were to fling a ball from a moving aircraft, would you expect it to fall straight down? Or instead would you imagine it would be affected by things such as momentum, velocity, and trajectory?

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Re-learning Japanese With “Human Japanese”

What might a family of three choose to do for fun?  Play board games?  Travel?  No, that’s far too routine!  How about using technology to learn a foreign language which has no apparent similarity to their native language?  Now we’re talking!  🙂

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Cr48: Official response to Chromebook battery charging problem

Some Cr48 owners have reported an issue with not being able to charge their Cr48 properly.  Sadly, I too now have this issue.  Basically, when you plug in the charger it is supposed to charge.  (Yeah, a shocker, I know.)  However, with this problem, the Cr48 doesn’t seem to do anything when you plug in

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