Archive for October, 2012

“Cloud Atlas” – 3 1/2 stars

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

“Cloud Atlas: IMAX” is good. Weird, eclectic, definitely cerebral, quality cast, excellent effects, but about a half hour too long.

Just received a 64GB Microsoft Surface Tablet

Friday, October 26th, 2012

Fed Ex just delivered a 64GB Microsoft Surface tablet. Nice touch by Microsoft to use the deliver by 10:30am service.

“Silent Hill: Revelation 3D” – 3 1/2 stars

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

“Silent Hill: Revelation 3D” is very good for its genre. Weird but unique story, quality effects, fine performances, time flew.

“Tai Chi Zero” – 4 1/2 stars

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

“Tai Chi Zero” is excellent. An interesting, humorous story with fine performances, and a plethora of intense Kung Fu action.

HTC Flyer has excellent video playback

Sunday, October 21st, 2012

The single core HTC Flyer handles videos better than some duo / quad core monsters. The press really “dropped the ball” in their reviews.

“Paranormal 4” – 3 stars

Friday, October 19th, 2012

“Paranormal 4” is better than prior Paranormal movies, but still not my cup of tea. If you enjoyed prior, you should enjoy this one.

Virgin Mobile’s HTC EVO 3D is a very good pre-paid smartphone

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

If you are in the market for a pre-paid phone, check out Virgin Mobile’s HTC EVO V 3D, a nice phone using Sprint’s 4G WiMAX network.

Pre-ordered the Microsoft Surface RT 64GB tablet

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

Being a gadget enthusiast, I pre-ordered the Microsoft Surface RT 64GB tablet with the Touch Cover.

Will miss WiMAX when it goes away.

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

Going to miss WiMAX when Sprint pulls the switch. I receive a strong WiMAX signal in areas all other networks fail me including my house.

Received Jelly Bean update for Nexus 7, and Xoom

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

Received the 4.1.2 OTA Jelly Bean update for both the Nexus 7, and Xoom. Nice having landscape home screen mode on the Nexus 7.