Tech the halls with gadgets!

Its that time of year again when Christmas trees get adorned with sparkly festive lights . Its also the time of year that fun technology gadgets are on sale during Black Friday and Cyber Monday as the holiday season of December approaches. The most popular technology gadgets for this year are listed in wonderful placesContinue reading “Tech the halls with gadgets!”

Two Factor Authentication and Candy Canes

Tis the season for candy canes and trees with sparkly lights. It is also a great time to add some two factor authentication or 2FA to your list of things to do to keep your online safety in shape. What is 2FA? Two factor authentication is a like an extra step in the stairwell ofContinue reading “Two Factor Authentication and Candy Canes”

How early is too early for Christmas Decorating?

This is a question I ask myself every year, as the decorating visions of sugar plums and baubles begins in earnest earlier and earlier. For example take this year, as soon as the Halloween decorations were safely tucked away and November the 11th was solemnly remembered, the decorations seemed to pop up in earnest inContinue reading “How early is too early for Christmas Decorating?”

Smart Christmas Trees a Reality

There is a place in Canada that is busy creating and improving the average balsam fir tree and this place is the Christmas Tree Research Centre in Nova Scotia. It is where Dalhousie University’s Raj Lada is the director of the Christmas Tree Research Centre. At the Centre they have been busy creating the SMARTContinue reading “Smart Christmas Trees a Reality”