| Jan 22, 2010
Want to be the smartest football fanatic at your Super Bowl party? Keep your cell phone nearby and you'll be sure shine on game day, maybe even win a few friendly wagers.
Some of the biggest plays on Game Day will be made by tech companies offering all...
| Nov 22, 2009
This year, I've grouped my list of Top 10 tech toys into price ranges. Keep in mind that the prices listed are the suggested retail, and you may be able to find better deals.
$100 or less
New Super Mario Bros Wii ($50)
One of the season's hottest games...
| Nov 20, 2009
| 6:16 PM
If it's Thanksgiving weekend, it must be time for the Central Florida International Auto Show, our annual preview at the latest cars and trucks as presented by the Central Florida Auto Dealers Association, and — in the interest of full disclosure ...
| Sep 10, 2010
Whether you live in Orlando, Fort Lauderdale or Boca Raton, the last thing you should be paying too much for these days is TV content.
It used to be TV watchers demanding choice had to sign up for costly, long-term cable or satellite services. Today...
| Nov 12, 2010
Want to get an early jump on the best bargains on Black Friday or Cyber Monday? There's no reason to wait. Toys R Us, Walmart and Amazon.com and other major retailers began offering Black Friday specials the first weekend of November.
Now's a good time...
| Nov 2, 2009
When it comes to safety, saving money or just plain having fun, the best advice for families is often good for others, too.
With that in mind, check out this short list of tips aimed at helping South Florida families be safe and savvy consumers – whether...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 3:05 PM
The video game is 40.
Its exact birthday is arguable. Cultural historians likely would date its origins further back, roughly a decade or two; prototypes of arcade games flourished in university computer labs in the 1950s. But “Pong,” the...
| Nov 12, 2013
I love gravy.
It perfectly accentuates things like turkey, mashed potatoes and the workplace.
What's that? No, I'm not suggesting cannibalism, though who among us hasn't wondered how that guy from the information technology department might taste...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Parents looking to dine, shop, gamble or enjoy a show at Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem no longer need to dial up a baby sitter. The complex has it covered.
With Monday's opening of Kids Quest, a supervised children's entertainment center for ages 6...
| Apr 1, 2015
Advice: Stay off the Internet on April 1. It's going to lead to disappointment. Example: “Dog Ace Attorney.” We want that […]...
| Mar 31, 2015
THE PLAYER Here's one negative about Google's adorable “Pac-Man” overlay of its maps function: It's not always easy to find locations […]...