Lenovo Chromebooks: Nice for Schools and Consumers

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Lenovo entered the Chromebook market with two Lenovo Chromebooks: one for consumers and the other for schools. These nice machines bring touch, 2-in-1 designs and the best keyboards available on a Chromebook. We reviewed the Lenovo N20p Chromebook for consumers and the Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 11e, part of Lenovo’s EDU series for schools. These Lenovo Chromebooks […]

Apple iPhone 6 and Watch Puts Companies On Notice

Choose your new iPhone and get ready for the iPhone 6 pre-orders to start.

Apple finally took the wraps off their much-anticipated Apple iPhone 6, now with the larger 4.7 and 5.5 inch screens. They also revealed the new Apple Watch. In doing so they’ve put a bunch of companies on notice that the most valuable company in the world is now competing directly with them. Apple has a long […]

Lenovo Announces Tab S8 Tablet with Intel Inside for $200

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Lenovo announced a new 8-inch Intel-powered Android 4.4 KitKat tablet, the Lenovo Tab S8, with a nice 1900×1200 screen for only $199.99. This sleek new tablet from Lenovo comes with an ultrathin black bezel around the high-resolution One Glass Display. A One Glass Display means the design doesn’t need a layer for the display and a […]

Galaxy Note Trade In Values: Get Cash to Buy a Samsung Galaxy Note 4

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Samsung announced that the all new Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will come some time in October. Current owners of the original Samsung Galaxy Note, Note II or Note 3 who want to grab the new phablet — with its metal edge design, improved camera and new S Pen features — might want to check out Galaxy Note trade-in values for […]

10 Surface Pro 3 Tips & Tricks

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The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 gives owners a versatile 2-in-1 device that they can use as a large 12-inch tablet or a nice Windows 8.1 laptop. With the new Surface Docking Station, it even replaces a desktop system as well. For as little as $800 a buyer can enjoy the Surface Pro 3. But to really […]

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Docking Station Review: Can It Replace a Desktop?

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The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 makes a great laptop replacement and works well as a tablet. Now, thanks to the newly released Surface Pro 3 Docking Station, the third generation Microsoft 2-in-1 tablet/laptop can also serve as a desktop computer too. With a mouse, keyboard and monitor, Surface Pro 3 owners can finally enjoy what […]

10 Essential Android Wear Apps

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The first two Android Wear watches, the Samsung Gear Live and the LG G Watch, have just arrived. The anticipated Moto 360 Android Wear smartwatch should hit soon. We thought we’d share the best Android Wear Apps available right now. Here’s our list of the top 10 Essential Android Wear Apps and watch faces to make your Android […]

HP Slatebook 14 Review: Android on a Notebook Disappionts

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The idea of running Android on a Notebook computer seems enticing. But in the case of the HP Slatebook 14, it turns out to be disappointing. HP took their popular HP Chromebook 14 hardware and jazzed it up with a cool new black and schoolbus-yellow paint scheme, better Beats Audio speakers and a higher resolution 1920×1080 […]

Acer Chromebook 13 Brings 13 Hours of Battery Life, NVIDIA Tegra K1

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Acer is the first Chromebook maker out of the blocks using NVIDIA’s recently introduced the Tegra K1 processor in the newly-launched Acer Chromebook 13. This combination will give the Chromebook some decent graphics performance and up to 13 hours of battery life, besting the current Chromebook leader, Dell. This also means that fans of the […]

5 Essential Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Accessories

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The great 2-in-1 Microsoft Surface Pro 3 makes for a nice tablet and laptop replacement, (no matter what one thinks about the recent news that the Surface cost Microsoft almost $2 Billion in losses). So, we wanted to put together our list of 5 Essential Surface Pro 3 Accessories, which will make the Windows 8.1 computer/tablet […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 Review: The Best Tablet Screen Yet

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Encased in a thin and light body, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 is an attractive tablet will demand attention from buyers. The Super AMOLED display looks stunningly good, making it arguably the best screen available on a tablet today. Some people won’t like the plastic construction or “band-aid” back design, but it doesn’t feel […]

15 Tips for Using an iPhone 5s Camera for More than Taking Pictures

Apple could stack a dual-LED flash with a slightly larger flash next to on the back of the iPhone 5S.

Since iPhone 5s owners carry their camera with them everywhere, they can always take nice pictures or shoot video to record memories. However, here’s 15 great ways to use the iPhone 5s camera for more than taking snapshots or family movies. Use these tips to remember who borrowed something, where you parked the car or to keep things readily available for future use. A […]

10 Essential Back to School iPad Air Accessories

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With students going to back to school soon, the iPad makes a great companion for taking notes in class, reading books and enjoying a little down time. Students can play some games, stream videos or read a good book. They can also get cheaper textbooks by buying digitally from Amazon or other eBook stores. Students should also take a […]

Samsung Gear Live vs Pebble Steel Smartwatch Comparison

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The Pebble Smartwatch and the Samsung Gear Live present different approaches to the smartwatch. The Pebble hit Kickstarter and instantly rose to the top of the list of Kickstarter crowd funding campaigns. Samsung joined the smartwatch club with the Samsung Galaxy Gear and then teamed up with Google to offer the Samsung Gear Live, the company’s latest smartwatch. […]

Can the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Really Replace Your Laptop?

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Microsoft released the latest in their Surface line recently with the best one yet, the Microsoft Surface Pro 3, advertising the 12-inch tablet as “the tablet that can replace your laptop.” But can it really? After using the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 as a primary laptop it replaced a clunky Windows 8.1 Toshiba laptop at work and […]

How to Take a Picture With Android Wear Watch and Google Camera

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Android Wear owners can now take photos with Google Camera installed on any Android smartphone running Android 4.3 or later by speaking to their watch. We’ll show you how to take a picture with an Android Wear smart watch and your Android phone using the Google Camera app. Many phones come with Google Camera already installed, […]

Huawei Ascend Mate2 4G: a Low-cost Phablet with Stunning Battery Life

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Seldom does one single feature on a smartphone shock a person. But the battery life on the Huawei Ascend Mate2 4G 6.1-inch phablet, a whole four-day plus days, will grab anyone’s attention. Add a great off-contract price, a Corning Gorilla Glass screen and solid construction, and we’ve got a phone that demands attention even if it comes from a company with […]

Samsung Gear Live vs Samsung Gear 2 Smartwatch Comparison

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Samsung’s Samsung Gear Live is their fourth attempt at a smartwatch. They put out one of the earliest models when they released the Samsung Galaxy Gear last year and the Samsung Gear 2 earlier this year. The Samsung Gear Live looks a lot like the Samsung Gear 2. Many will think of the Gear Live as an upgrade […]

How to Check Data Usage on Samsung Galaxy Note 3

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Anyone who’s used a smartphone and subscribes to a limited wireless data plan fears going over their monthly allotment, especially if the person shares data with a family or group of friends. That makes monitoring the use of data important. Thankfully the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and some apps from the Google Play Store will help […]

5 Best Chromebooks for Summer 2014

The HP Chromebook Black Friday deal cut the price almost in half.

The Chromebook surged in popularity over the last year thanks mostly to the simple and elegant ChromeOS platform and, more significantly, the low price of most of the models now available. The best high-end Chromebooks cost under $400 with one exception: the Chromebook Pixel costs nearly $1,300. As more people look into these inexpensive computers, it’s […]