Category: Technology

Philips Hue Wireless Dimming Kit. 0

Philips Hue Wireless Dimming Kit.

As much as I love the idea of controlling my lights with a phone app, tablet or PC from any location anywhere in the world, sometimes it is handy to switch on the lights at a...

Philips Hue Starter Kit 0

Look at Hue!

Today the Bowen’s house stepped into the 21st century. All our lights can now be control by voice, mobile, tablet, PC or neither, because they are automated and know when to turn on or off....

The Surface Pro 4 i7 256GB SSD 16GB RAM 0

The Surface Pro 4 i7 256GB SSD 16GB RAM

Last night I visted the Microsoft store in the Galleria shopping mall in Houston, Texas and purchased the Surface Pro 4 i7 256GB SSD 16GB RAM. As part of a package deal, I also...

Hello world, Bowen got a Raspberry Pi. 0

Hello world, Bowen got a Raspberry Pi.

I bought a Raspberry Pi model B+ starter kit yesterday. It came with a full-size USB keyboard, mouse, Wi-Fi Dongle, 4 port USB powered hub, HDMI cable, and standard USB cable and an 8GB...

New 780mAh batteries for my WLV636. 0

New 780mAh batteries for my WLV636.

It’s been a while since I flew my WLtoys V636, 6 axis quad copter, partially because the batteries I had seemed to deteriorate quite quickly over the past six months. They were these bubble gum...

Radio controlled helicopters are fun. 0

Radio controlled helicopters are fun.

My secret santa got me an Air Lightning radio controlled helicopter for Christmas. It wouldn’t be too far from the truth to say it gave me the most excitement over the festive season especially...