Consoles Nintendo

Wii on Wii U: The LightGun Games

One of the greatest genres of gaming on the original Wii was the plethora of incredible lightgun style arcade shooters.  With the Wii U finally selling proper, it is time to continue our series on “Wii on Wii U” by giving you a look at all the fantastic lightgun games you can pick up for…

About Shane Monroe

Shane R. Monroe has been doing technical and social commentary writing for over 20 years. Google+

Android Phones Android Tablets Smartphones Tablets

The 2014 New User’s Guide to Power Apps on Android

Around the holidays, a lot of people get new technology.  As the prices come down and availability goes up – it is more and more likely that some folks got their first Android device this very Christmas.  But just because they are new to Android doesn’t mean they are new to technology. This article isn’t…

About Shane Monroe

Shane R. Monroe has been doing technical and social commentary writing for over 20 years. Google+

Game Systems Handheld Entertainment Nintendo DS/DSi/3DS

Ten More Top Nintendo 3DS Games

Last year I released a list of ten great 3DS games – and they are still all solid, recommended games. With Holidays 2013 coming up fast, there will be a lot of new 3DS (and I suppose 2DS) owners that will need some guidance on the best way to spend their gamer cash. About Shane MonroeShane…

About Shane Monroe

Shane R. Monroe has been doing technical and social commentary writing for over 20 years. Google+

Consoles Nintendo

Why the Wii U could be the greatest console ever made (and how Nintendo is screwing it up)

Many people get the wrong idea about me.  They think I’m a Nintendo fanboy.  After all – I sung high praises for the Nintendo DS, 3DS and Wii; all great market sellers – but not the most accepted gaming systems by the “core gamers” out there.  Fighting with me about why HD graphics don’t make…

About Shane Monroe

Shane R. Monroe has been doing technical and social commentary writing for over 20 years. Google+

Miscellaneous Movies/TV

Television Intros: A Look at 25 All-Time Greats

Before we look at twenty five of the greatest TV show introduction videos, I’d like to put forward that these aren’t THE TOP 25 intros of all time. Obviously, these lists are always subjective – usually determined by what the writer remembers from his own frame of references. Much like video games, music and other…

About Shane Monroe

Shane R. Monroe has been doing technical and social commentary writing for over 20 years. Google+

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Five Reasons Why Everyone Should “Root” Their Android

Often incorrectly referred to as “jailbreaking your Android”, “rooting” your Android device can offer a wealth of new options and applications that can seriously enhance and enrich the time you spend with the little green robot. ROOT is a Unix term for the “ultimate privilage user” on an operating system. Windows users can think of ROOT…

About Shane Monroe

Shane R. Monroe has been doing technical and social commentary writing for over 20 years. Google+

Game Systems Handheld Entertainment Nintendo DS/DSi/3DS Slideshow

Review Lagoon’s Ten Great Nintendo 3DS Games

So … you’ve been holding out on getting the Nintendo 3DS handheld until the screens got bigger – and now that the 3DS XL is out, many people are jumping into Nintendo 3D land for the first time. Now is the greatest time to put together my own Ten Great Games for the the 3DS. Before we…

About Shane Monroe

Shane R. Monroe has been doing technical and social commentary writing for over 20 years. Google+

Featured Game Systems Handheld Entertainment Nintendo DS/DSi/3DS Slideshow

3D Solitaire: All Aces or a Big Joker?

Solitaire games are a dime a dozen.  To pass this title by on the eShop isn’t just understood; but expected. The term “Solitaire” with relation to card games goes back to the mid-18th century. In other countries, this “solo card experience” is known by other names; Patience, Success, Kabal – in early origins, the outcome…

About Shane Monroe

Shane R. Monroe has been doing technical and social commentary writing for over 20 years. Google+

Game Systems Handheld Entertainment Nintendo DS/DSi/3DS Slideshow

50 Nintendo DS Games To Own Before They Are Gone

With the Nintendo 3DS taking off, it is going to get harder and hard to get a hold of great, lesser-known Nintendo DS games.  The Ultimate Whore of Used Games, Gamestop, is already drastically reducing shelf space for Nintendo’s last generation hand held; if you can even find used games with boxes anymore it is a miracle.…

About Shane Monroe

Shane R. Monroe has been doing technical and social commentary writing for over 20 years. Google+