Amazon Fire TV v. Roku 3: Which One Should I Buy?

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The Amazon Fire TV brings the simple Amazon-focused interface of the Kindle Fire to the big screen. We decided to compare the Fire TV with the Roku 3, another popular set-top box that streams video to a TV from the Internet. We already took a look at the Amazon Fire TV’s gaming options to see how it works as […]

How to Transfer Pictures, Music and More to the New HTC One M8

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The new HTC One M8 launched this month and some buyers will upgrade from their older HTC One M7, the original HTC One device, to enjoy the larger screen, improved dual focus camera and improved metal design. HTC makes it easy to move their data from their old phone to the new one using their […]

Adobe Lightroom Mobile for iPad Arrives, Syncs With Desktop App

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Adobe Lightroom Mobile finally hit the Apple iTunes App Store for the iPad to the delight of iPad wielding photographers everywhere. Use it to import photos using the Apple Lightning to SD-card adapter and work with photos to get them ready for a quick look by family, friends or clients. The app syncs any edits […]

Amazon Fire TV v. Apple TV: Which Should I Buy?

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Amazon announced and released the Amazon Fire TV on April 2 to compete with other miniature set-top boxes and streaming video devices like the Apple TV, Roku Box, Roku Stick and Google’s Chromecast. The early indications seem promising, thanks to the blend of features, services and apps they will offer with the device. How does the […]

Amazon fireTV Unboxing Video and First Impressions

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The Amazon fireTV hit our doorstep today and we wanted to show it off to you with an unboxing video and some first impressions. The new fireTV set-top box offers 1080p HD streaming video plus 8GB of storage for apps and games. Users can watch content from Amazon’s video store, the company’s library of free […]

Pebble for iPhone Broken, But Fix Coming Soon

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On Monday, March 31st Pebble owners finally receiving their new Pebble Steel Smart Watch couldn’t download the companion Pebble app from the Apple iTunes App Store. The company pushed out an update over the weekend that broke the app forcing Pebble to pull it from the App Store. On Monday the Pebble app disappeared from […]

4 Alternatives To Paying Microsoft $99.99 a Year for Office for iPad

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Microsoft finally released Office for iPad. The price, however, poses a big obstacle for the average user. Each app is free to download, but Microsoft requires an Office 365 subscription and charges users $9.99/month (or $99.99/year for it). Subscribers get access to Microsoft Office 2013 for Windows or 2011 for Mac, plus the online versions, […]

Recent LastPass Upgrade for Android Will Make iPhone Users Jealous

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The LastPass Upgrade for Android will now make it possible to automatically enter login information into Android apps and Internet sites. The popular password management app’s latest killer feature is sure to get Google’s attention. Don’t be shocked if Google tries to buy the company, or at least put it out of business by adding the feature […]

ASUS Chromebox Makes a Great Home Entertainment Computer

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The new ASUS Chromebox just made its way to online stores, giving ChromeOS lovers a new option for their desktop, living room or board room. You can hook the ASUS Chromebox up to a TV set, or a projector, and enjoy online video or play casual games that fill the Chrome App Store. Giving a […]

Moshi VersaKeyboard Case for iPad Air: Thin, Light, and a Winner

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The Moshi VersaKeyboard Case for the Apple iPad Air solves two of the biggest problems with keyboard cases: thickness and weight. This makes the VersaKeyboard Case our go to keyboard case for the iPad Air. A good keyboard case for the iPad can make users more productive when they’re away from their home or laptop […]

Your iPhone Won’t Run out of Power with These 12 Awesome Gadgets

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While on the go, one thing can take down even the most experienced iPhone 5 or iPhone 5s users, a drained battery. We looked around for some great tools to charge your iPhone. We’ve got devices that will keep users going with some extra juice or an easy method of recharging even when it’s not […]

How to Watch NCAA March Madness and Pick Brackets on iPad

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With the NCAA March Madness ready to kick off, many college basketball fans will want to keep track of the NCAA basketball tournament. With the official CBS NCAA March Madness app users can also watch their favorite teams live while away from a TV on the beautiful iPad Retina Display. Thanks to the official March […]

Gamefly Can Help Some Gamers Save $200 a Month

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A few years ago my family subscribed to Gamefly, but the service failed to measure up to our expectations. When we bought the new Xbox One for Christmas, we decided to give it another try. This time we’ve enjoyed a better experience and we’ve saved almost $200/month when compared to buying games. Gamefly won’t please everyone, […]

Is a $250 Chromebook a Better Value than a $350 PC

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As Chromebooks become more popular, people ask if they should buy a low-cost Chromebook, which often runs around $250, or spend an extra $100 on an inexpensive Windows PC. We did a search at Amazon to see what $350 can buy in a Windows computer. On average a user gets an older version AMD or […]

Pebble App Store for Android Now in Play Store With New Apps

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Pebble shipped their new Pebble Steel watch earlier this year, but it only came with app support for the iPhone and iPad. That changed when they finally pushed out their update to the Google Play Store making it compatible with Android phones. The new app comes with some interesting new features and partners. The most […]

5 Disappointing iPhone 5s Cases You Should Never Buy

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We often collect some of the most interesting or useful cases and recommend them to readers, but in the case of these 5 iPhone 5s cases we came across a few that left us wondering why the manufacturer even bothered. The following cases might look cool, come in great packaging that exudes quality or be […]

Roku Offering the Roku Streaming Stick for $50, Takes On Chromecast

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Starting in April, Roku will ship a new $50 Roku Streaming Stick that plugs into a TV’s HDMI port and will take on the Google Chromecast. The Roku Streaming Stick offers the same user-interface and channels that the current Roku Box offers taking up less space and costing about half as much as the $100 […]