Author Archives: Donyae Coles

Full Name: Donyae Coles Website:
Info: Donyae’s love for technology is based on a need to survive our future robotic overlords. Know thy enemy as you know yourself. But since even odds are on the zombie future, she has also learned how to prepare squirrel. You can find her on Facebook until the robots - or zombies - rise up.
Gadgets May 3, 2018 posted by Donyae Coles

Echo Buttons – play some games with Alexa and friends

Do you have an Alexa in your home? If you do, it’s likely that you use it mostly for basic things, music, research, and setting up shopping lists for Amazon. It’s not really seen as a way to connect with people in your life. But maybe that can change with the Echo Buttons, the buttons that add game play to Alexa ownership.

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Echo Buttons – play some games with Alexa and friends
Cool Web Apps & Sites May 2, 2018 posted by Donyae Coles

Lifefaker – let the know how you want them to think you are

One of the pitfalls of social media is that everyone’s lives look better than your own. Yummy food, cool vacations, perfect children. Everyone’s life is magical and yours is probably just. . . normal. But here’s some news: Those profiles are filled with staged photos and yours cane be too with Lifefaker, the service that will fake your life for social media.

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Lifefaker – let the know how you want them to think you are
Gadgets May 1, 2018 posted by Donyae Coles

Paper Watch – tired of Apple, try paper

Do you like watches but find that they’re just to heavy for your active and lightweight lifestyle? Well good news, the Paper Watch is a wearable that tells time and weighs next to nothing because it is made out of good, old fashion paper (or something pretty close to it).

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Paper Watch – tired of Apple, try paper
Cool Web Apps & Sites May 1, 2018 posted by Donyae Coles

AlgoTransparency – do you know what YouTube is going to show you next?

Whenever you do anything on the internet, you have to agree to the Terms of Algorithms are the mystery that runs social media. Over the last few years there’s been a lot of talk about them in regards to what they’re serving up to people and how they affect our world view. Although most of this has been focused on Facebook and Google, YouTube also it’s fair share of problems. AlgoTransparency is the company that is trying to let people…

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AlgoTransparency – do you know what YouTube is going to show you next?
cool tech April 26, 2018 posted by Donyae Coles

Glowforge – make whatever you want with this laser “printer”

3D printers are all the rage but laser cutters are cool too. Glowforge is the laser cutter that does it all. This not so little box can make things with a variety of different materials opening your design process up to endless possibilities. If you can only buy one printer, make it this one, because it can do everything.

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Glowforge – make whatever you want with this laser “printer”
Gadgets April 25, 2018 posted by Donyae Coles

Nix Mini Color Sensor – stop trying to guess colors

Are you good with colors? As in, identifying them? I mean, outside of the basic color wheel, not everyone is great at naming and picking colors. It’s ok, technology is here to help you out. The Nix Mini Color Sensor identifies and saves colors for you.

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Nix Mini Color Sensor – stop trying to guess colors