Freddy Cloud

Frederick (“Freddy”) Cloud has had a passion for all things electronic since he “accidently” caused the class Commodore PET to malfunction in 8th grade. “I swear. I didn’t do it on purpose” He was quoted as saying to a very unhappy computer teacher... Read his full bio

Monthly Archives: August 2013

LG’s New G2 … all business up front, party in the back

LG’s New G2 … all business up front, party in the back

Let’s face it … unless you know exactly which one you want, walking into your friendly neighborhood cellular joint and picking an Android phone isn’t a simple task. Sony, Samsung, HTC, Motorola … almost everyone is making a phone that has Android as its base operating system with their “spit and polish” on the top.Continue Reading

The things you learn playing Candy Crush Saga …

The things you learn playing Candy Crush Saga …

Other than motivating me to find new and interesting ways to profane, this game has made me research the power of the “Freemium Application”. It’s like a drug dealer that gives you that first hit for free, but then when you come back, in order to keep going, you have to pay. OK … maybeContinue Reading

Size Flux

Size Flux

I remember when the Palm Pre was announced. I was VERY excited about that device … by that time I had missed having the physical keyboard that I had with the Palm Treo, and it was so … small. And I loved it. But unfortunately, WebOS died before it’s time, and I had to moveContinue Reading

Motorola’s “X” Factor

Motorola’s “X” Factor

On August 1st, Motorola announced its new flagship smartphone, the Motorola X.   Here’s a brief summary of the specs for the phone. I’ll tell you why this is relevant after you read (or skip) them: Android 4.2.2 1.7 GHz Processor (with Motorola’s X8 System) 4.7 inch AMOLED screen, at 1280×720 resolution 2GB Ram 10Continue Reading