Tech Talk

Observations from Jamie DeLoma, journalist and computer nerd

Technology makes monitoring Hurricane Earl a breeze

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In this 21st century world, anyone could track weather patterns and anticipate their next move — with many of the same tools as our favorite meteorologists. [Read More]

Follow who’s unfollowing you

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Did you lose a lose a Twitter follower and struggle to figure out who it was? Fear not, there are sites that will keep you abreast of that — and more. [Read More]

Have a question? Just ‘Ask’

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Has your mind been plagued by a question? Are you desperately looking for a straight answer and not just a bunch of links? All you have to do is ask, or rather go to ask.com. [Read More]

Gaining some perspective on the state’s stormy summer

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Officials from the National Weather Service have confirmed Friday that four tornadoes touched down in Connecticut towns –- Litchfield, Thomaston, Bristol and the Terryville section of Plymouth –- during the severe thunderstorms that blew through on Wednesday knocking out power around the state. [Read More]

Going out with a guy? You better change your password

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Hey girls, you might want to change your passwords and lock your computers to ensure your privacy. [Read More]

Contract up? Go with the Incredible

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Is your contract about to expire? Is it time to decide to sign on to another two years with your current carrier or jump ship? The decision is easy — go with Verizon and the HTC Incredible. [Read More]

Well-known virtual shop to be shuttered

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Physical storefronts aren’t the only places be shuttered this year. A well-known virtual one is closing its digital windows on Aug. 1. [Read More]