5 Great Thought Provoking Daily Devotionals for the New Year

I started looking around for a new daily devotional for 2012, and I ended up coming across too many. I came across some really good ones I haven't read yet, but now have always had all intentions to read. This list, to some, may be a little too high church for them, but the wisdom…

5 Great Thought Provoking Daily Devotionals for the New Year

I started looking around for a new daily devotional for 2012, and I ended up coming across too many. I came across some really good ones I haven't read yet, but now have always had all intentions to read. This list, to some, may be a little too high church for them, but the wisdom…

Religion Better Understood by Actions Than by Words

I have been trying for weeks to figure out what to take and what not to take with me to Uganda, and as a friend of mine said yesterday, less is more. It seems no matter how little I take I'm still doing what I perceive a typical American would do, take too much stuff.…

Printed Books vs iPad or Kindle eBooks and the Future of Books

I love having this conversation with my paper book loving friends, maybe because I am always in the minority when it comes to eBooks over paper books with the IRL friends. Even if you don't read my post below, go read this comical view of the debate from TheNextWeb called Product Review: Will ‘Paper’ Replace…

I Can’t Afford a Kindle, iPad, or eBook Reader?

I love this excuse for not having a Kindle or some type of eBook reader at this point. A better excuse would be that “I don’t want an eBook reader”, that would at least make a more intelligent argument, at least for those of us who live in the United States. The price of a…

Amazon Kindle 2 Review After Damaged Screen Replaced

Being the technology type, I had been looking at the Kindle 2 since it was announced and found it very intriguing.  Most everyone that looks at the Kindle, 1st or 2nd generation, balks at the price of the device but being a photographer and traditionally having to spend $1,000's on one single lens, spending $360…

Review of Killing Cockroaches and Other Scattered Musings

I just finished up Killing Cockroaches on the Kindle and started wondering if I was going to be the first Kindle review of Killing Cockroaches?  Of course, you may be wondering why I am holding up a paper copy of Killing Cockroaches but you will just have to wait and read my review of the…

Damaged or Defective Kindle 2 Screen Failure :: Photos

Last week I traded in a few pieces of camera equipment for the new Kindle to really see if I could just whip through books at lightning speed and to my surprise, after about 2 days of use, I managed to mess up the screen.  I am in the middle of doing an in depth…

Amazon Kindle iPhone App and the Future of Paper vs eBooks?

This morning Amazon released the new Kindle iPhone App, or an iPhone eBook reader.  Since I do not yet (but probably will soon) have a Kindle the news of the Kindle iPhone app was really intriguing, but I started wondering if the app was putting the horse before the cart.  The very first reaction on…