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Sink Your Teeth into Shark Week Live for iPhone

The Discovery Channel has released the Shark Week Live app that offers real-time entertainment on your iOS device that corresponds with the live programming all this week…

Hire a Gopher with TaskRabbit and get help Getting Things Done

TaskRabbit is a new service/mobile app that let’s you post a task, and have “TaskRabbits” bid on how much they will do the task for.

Powermat Dual 1850 Backup Battery for Mobile Devices – Review

…I REALLY can’t afford any “2% battery remaining” messages from my smartphone. Sure, I could hunt out a wall outlet at every chance I get, but in most cases, I’m not the only one needing “juice”. So there is a good chance that all the outlets are already used up…AND it’s just lame preying to the wall outlet Gods hoping they can spare some power to save your device from turning into expensive pocket decor.

So, I have invested in a Powermat Power! Dual 1850 Rechargeable Backup Battery (Read: I had to pay for it myself)…

Essence Music Festival Tech – The Recap

I am STILL debriefing myself from the 2011 Essence Music Festival. Before I begin, I just wanted to take the time to send a shout-out to the group who invite me, and organized my trip.

Now the brown-nosing is over, just wanted to take the time out to do a quick recap of all that I experienced during the festival…from a tech perspective of course!

Essence Music Festival Smoothie Production

Some behind the scenes footage of McDonald workers preparing free McCafe smoothies for the 2011 Essence Music Festival Attendees…

Essence Music Festival Tech – Why I’m Here

Just taking some time this morning to do a quick blog from the lobby of my hotel (Since they have such a nice computer setup). If you’ve been following @BrothaTech for the past day, I will be tweeting from the 2011 Essence Music Festival (hashtags: #EMF2011 #EMFJunke11). I will also be taking pictures and posting video during the event as well…

Essence Music Festival Tech – Mobile Site, Cell Phone Donations and More

Alright, I can’t hold my excitement in any longer, A Brotha has been invited to cover the 2011 Essence Music Festival (July 1st-3rd). Now I know what you’re thinking: “What’s a tech-geek doing covering the Essence Music Festival?” That’s the WHOLE point actually – To raise more awareness about technology at major African-American events like Essence…and they couldn’t have picked a better Techie for the job.

3 Simple Mobile Productivity Tips to Get Things Done on the Go

I have come up with a couple of tips that should help you use your mobile device(s) keep your productivity up, even if you are away from your desk…

Documents To Go Premium for iOS Giveaway Winner

BrothaTech announces the winner of the Documents To Go Premium app for iOS devices

Brand your Short Url with Domai.nr & Bit.ly

There are some popular websites that have their own shortening characters (http://Custom.Url/suffix), but what if you want your own? A site I found was Domai.nr and it’s a straightforward site that helps you find a short url that can be added to any and ALL of your links for easy recognition and brand awareness…