Mindomo Review – VMRS 2014

This is a review of the Mindomo visual mapping program. This program is actually a triple threat. It has a desktop application, it has a web interface, and it’s also available on mobile devices, although sadly not for the iPhone. The Mindomo Mega-Review In this review I’ll put Mindomo through its paces and I’ll let […]

Mindly iOS Review – VMRS 2014


The first review in this year’s visual mapping review series is Mindly. Mindly is an iOS based visual mapping tool. The basic app is free with a paid upgrade for more options. You can follow this link to download Mindly from the iTunes Store. YouTube Link (Length: 8:36) Video Highlights: 00:46 – Benefits of free […]

My Surface Pro 2 Review (Finally, LOL)

Yes, you read the post title correct. This is a review of the Surface Pro 2. Watch on YouTube Surface Pro 3 is already out! At this point, you’re probably thinking, “Kevin, are you crazy? Don’t you know they’ve already released the Surface Pro 3.” Aaaah, yeah (here’s where I begin blushing). I was going […]

Do You Have an iPhone Tripod Mount?


One of easiest hacks to give you better videos is to use an iPhone Tripod Mount to eliminate shakiness as you record. Attaching your phone to a tripod is a great way to help your videos not suck. Get a cheap iPhone tripod mount The good news is that tripod mounts are really cheap, and […]

Square Register Review


I’ve owned a Square Register Credit Card Processor for about a year now. I think it’s pretty cool, so I thought I’d share it with you. This is just a random review….I’m not an affiliate or anything Anyway, it attaches to your smartphone or tablet, and lets you take credit card payments. It’s small, and […]

What’s Best – The iPhone, iPad, or iPad Mini?

iPhone, iPad, or iPad Mini

I was thinking about all the uses for mobile devices, and the natural question came of of which one to choose. The iPhone, iPad, or iPad Mini (sorry Android fans, I haven’t owned one ‘yet’). Fortunately my friend Greg Gazin, The Gadget Guy, from Digitally Speaking stopped by one day, so I asked him to […]

Getting Better Audio From a Smartphone Lavalier Mic

Here’s a tool that I found helps me get better audio from a smartphone, like my iPhone 5. It works great for both audio and video recordings. Link to Video on YouTube I’ve been looking for a solution for while, as a way to help me make better videos from my phone. Regular consumer mics […]

My Favourite Smartphone RSS Reader


Here’s a cool smartphone RSS reader that’ll make reading news in your feeds more effective and efficient. Feedly smartphone RSS reader This videos shows a smartphone RSS reader called Feedly. I demonstrate the interface, which I think is simple, clean, and intuitive and I’ll go over one great benefit that makes it an even better […]

The Best Mind Map Software for 2012 – XMind

XMind 2012 has just been released, and it has some cool features. Most are small tweaks to the system that make an already good program even better, but I think it ranks high as some of the best mind map software out there. If you’re not familiar with XMind, you should consider checking it out. […]

Taking Credit Card Payments on Smartphones with Kudos – YMM #12


Here’s the second interview I did with Greg Gazin on productivity boosting gadgets. It’s on a device called the Kudos. It’s a way to take credit card payments on smartphones for your business, charity, or organization using your smart phone. The new way to take credit card payments on smartphones There are already other options […]