Author Archives: Zer

…Space Out

With a new season of television comes a slew of new shows vying for your attention. It can be a bit overwhelming, especially when the shows start to look the same.

This year’s winners of the look-alike contest are without a doubt “Star Trek: Discovery” and “The Orville.” Both are set in space in the future, and both are certainly after the same audience.  Read the rest of this entry

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…Channel Surf

Happy post-Emmys Monday! If you missed last night’s awards, here’s a brief review — “Game of Thrones” did not win.

If you don’t consider that an obvious statement, then you probably don’t follow the television scene that closely…congrats?

Seeing as it’s unofficially the beginning of the fall television season, and a Monday, I thought I’d do some TV-inspired Monday Motivation. Because what’s more inspiring than watching other people do thing while you sit on your couch? Read the rest of this entry

…Get Some Fresh Air

Happy Emmy Awards Eve! Tomorrow we give a pat on the back to the past year’s best in television, which means on Monday the new season of fall television officially begins.

We’ve already seen a preview with shows like “American Horror Story” and “Outlander” sneaking in ahead of the start. So you know it’s going to be a good one. With that in mind, I’d like to share some advice for how you should spend your Saturday. Read the rest of this entry

…Keep Guessing

There’s been a lot of talk about hacks recently, and (not surprisingly) most of it has been bad news. Yesterday, there was a bit of a bright spot.

No, unfortunately Equifax hasn’t obtained some level of competency. But HBO has come up with a rather ingenious way of stymieing hackers looking to swipe the finale of hit series “Game of Thrones.”

What’s their plan to foil would-be thieves?  Read the rest of this entry

…Buy In

Happy Apple Event Day! Today the world was introduced to the next round of “must have” Apple products.

In case you were trapped under something heavy or haven’t joined the Apple religion, here’s a brief run through. Today’s Apple Event saw a new Apple Watch, a new Apple TV, an iPhone 8 (and 8 Plus), and, the long rumored iPhone X.  Read the rest of this entry