How to select multiple blocks in Notion on iOS or Android

Notion is a great note-taking and general purpose record everything tool that lives on the web. It's free to use for basic needs, and comes with mobile apps for iOS and Android as well. However, selecting multiple blocks of text on mobile isn't straightforward.

Buying a Tesla: The ordering process and the first 40 days

I decided to purchase a Tesla Model Y, so I wanted to document my experiences with both the company and the car. Buying a Tesla is certainly a unique process compared to buying any other car. If you are thinking about buying your own Tesla, you might find these experiences helpful.

Mac mini 2018 (or 2020) is silent for everyday tasks

I've been using the 2020 (really 2018) Mac mini for my normal workloads and running some stress tests on it to determine how silent it truly is. Let's see if the tiny yet attractive Mac has a place on the desk of someone who cares about computing noise.

Presto MyJo is the Best Way to Make K-Cups

Sometimes, the lowest tech solution is the best solution. If you are looking to have the convenience of k-cups, I recommend saving your wallet and making things easier with the Presto MyJo Single-cup coffee maker.

There Is No 2020 Mac Mini

In March 2020, Apple updated their website with a NEW label on the Mac mini, the small form factor BYODKM (Bring Your Own Display, Keyboard, and Mouse) computer that was last updated in 2018. So what changed in these 2 years?

Don’t Buy the 2020 MacBook Air

Apple released a new Macbook Air in March of 2020 and on paper, it seems to check all the right boxes. Notable features include a much better scissor-switch keyboard (compared to the butterfly switches), and the ability to configure a quad-core CPU for only $100 extra over the base model, which now starts at $999.

Why You Should Choose Android Over iOS for Your Next Smartphone

In the world of smartphones, there are 2 dominant platforms: Google’s Android and Apple’s iOS. Whether you are considering your first smartphone, are thinking of switching phones, or are currently content with your device of choice, it’s worthwhile to consider…

Free Online and Cloud Office Web Apps

Previously, we featured some free Microsoft Office alternatives, which are downloadable applications. However, sometimes its easier to work in your browser, especially on the go. You can keep your files online for access from anywhere and any device. Some of…

Free Microsoft Office Alternatives

No Microsoft Office on your PC or Mac? No extra budget to pay $70 per year for an Office license? Don’t fret! There are several Microsoft Office alternatives out there that support word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, databases, and many more…

NVIDIA SHIELD TV Is Basically Silent

I recently obtained an NVIDIA SHIELD TV, which is one of the best Android TV boxes available today. I was originally hesitant to purchase it as it has active cooling with a fan. However, after hearing some reports that the…

Graphics Card Makers and Semi-Passive 0dB Fan Modes

In recent years, video card makers have come to realize that even though gamers want powerful, well-cooled GPUs, they don’t always want to listen to a vacuum cleaner, especially when there are no game or movie sounds to cover up…

List of Fanless Intel Skylake Core M Notebooks & Tablets

If you’re looking for a silent, fanless portable computer, Intel Core M processors may fit your bill. While the previous generation Broadwell Core M allowed for silent computing, the performance was somewhat lackluster. The current generation Skylake Core M3, Core…

NVIDIA GTX 1080, 1070 & 1060: Best for Silent PC Gaming?

The GeForce 10 series of graphics cards from NVIDIA are extremely powerful, but also power-efficient, making them ideal candidates to use for a silent gaming computer. Of the 3 cards currently available, which should you choose? The answer depends on…