Tag Archives: Gadgets

NaNo 2017 Day 16

I almost did it again. First thing in the morning, not after I’ve spent a couple hours browsing websites (instead of writing) and only remembering to post when I need to start getting ready for work. Bad author, bad! No cookie … Continue reading

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Classwork and the Week Ahead

Today marks the first day of the final week of my class, edX and Stan Lee’s “The Rise of Superheroes and Their Impact on Pop Culture.” It was fun while it lasted, and I’m open to taking more classes through … Continue reading

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Writing “exercise”

What do I want that would help me in my writing? Well, there’s always the obvious. More books for research. A newer laptop (and smaller; an 11- or 12-inch would suffice). A second modem or a mobile hotspot. My parents … Continue reading

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Writing Devices–AlphaSmart Neo2

AlphaSmart Neo2 (Amazon “smile” link with affiliate code included) I contacted Renaissance Learning back in June 2011, thinking maybe I could get my hands on a Neo2 as a new writing device. I just tracked down the email I’d sent:

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Writing Devices–Entourage Edge

Entourage Pocket Edge (Amazon “smile” link with affiliate code included) Hopefully my final writing gadget. Yet another discontinued product, though this one’s only a few months old. I’ve only had the Pocket Edge for a few days now, but I … Continue reading

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Writing Devices–Kindle

Amazon Kindle e-reader (Amazon “smile” link with affiliate code included) This particular link is to my search results; the device I’ve reviewed, while available to buy used, is discontinued and can no longer generate affiliate links. I may review another … Continue reading

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Writing Devices–AlphaSmart Neo

AlphaSmart Neo (Amazon “smile” link with affiliate code included) After the Dana, I started looking around at other devices, including other models that AlphaSmart had to offer. I thought about trying the Neo2, but there were a few problems with … Continue reading

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Writing Devices–AlphaSmart Dana

AlphaSmart Dana (Amazon “smile” link with affiliate code included) My second attempt to find a good portable word processor has led me to the AlphaSmart Dana. I find it strange that these things have been advertised in Writer’s Digest magazine … Continue reading

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Writing Devices–Newton eMate

Newton eMate (Amazon “smile” link with affiliate code included) I kept saying on various sites that I’d mention my writing machines, so here we are. First off is the eMate, an Apple product discontinued back around 1997. I bought one … Continue reading

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