Dec 222016

How much do you love Minecraft?  If I were to ask my daughter that question the answer would be her hands spread wide paired with an ear-to-ear grin as she exclaimed “this much!”.

Fun and unexpected Minecraft gifts to give this year, like the stop-motion movie maker or Xbox One S bundle

Minecraft is all about the blocks – creating entire worlds and all their contents out of cubes made from a variety of material types.  She plays in creative mode only so she gets an unlimited supply of building supplies.  She has created a number of seriously impressive buildings, including an entire zoo and a world full of huge dinosaur statues. Continue reading »

Dec 052014

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free.

Kind of like the Big Guy himself, I’ve been making my list and checking it twice over the last few days.  Many things have been checked off, but I do still have a few tech gifts left to buy.  In fact over dinner tonight we all talked a little tech as Austin narrowed down his wishlist a little.

Tech Gifts for the Holidays at Best Buy #HintingSeason

A new gaming system is high on his list as the one he’s had for the last few years finally died.  Right now we’re looking at the Xbox One at Best Buy. The Xbox One was built by gamers, for gamers, and if you’re wanting to play Halo it’s where you have to be as it’s an Xbox exclusive.  You can also play games like Just Dace 15, Call of Duty (one of Austin’s faves), NBA 2K15 (another fave franchise), and more. Continue reading »

Nov 262014

I’ve been a Black Friday shopper for about two decades now (wow, let’s not talk about how old I am!).  I’ll be honest, finding awesome sales and scoring great buys gets my blood pumping a little bit.  So when Microsoft offered to sponsor a post so I could share their tech Black Friday deals with you, I was definitely excited to do so.

Black Friday Deals all week in Microsoft Stores and online

If you have any tech on your list for the holidays, then you’re definitely going to want to pop into your local Microsoft store or check out the Microsoft online store.  Because this week?  This week, the deals are epic. Continue reading »