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Gadget & Gear Reviews

Kindle HD 2013 Edition: Best Tablet For the Money?

The Christmas season may be over but the holiday deals are still to be had, especially in the tablet industry. Tablets used to be priced out of the range of most pre & post holiday shoppers. This or any tablet you could get under $200, ran at the speed of a 90’s PC trying to play a 1080p video full screen (read: VERY slow) That may not be the case this the new Kindle Fire HD 2013 edition prove everyone wrong and offer a passable tablet experience for only $139? Read on to find Kindle Fire HD 2013 looks simple enough upon first glance. The front doesn’t look much different than the older version. This isn’t necessarily a great thing,…
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Geek Culture

The Grandparent-Proof Tablet: 24-hour Video Support on the New Kindle HDX

I know the feeling. You buy a new high tech toy for Christmas for your aging relatives. After spending most of Christmas day explaining each and every feature, while they take furious notes (on paper!), you inevitably get a call on the 26th with a million more questions. This seems to die down around May(3 years later), when they have resigned to the fact they won’t ever get “this thing”.It may not be that bad, but I have heard stories. Amazon seems to have anticipated this hurdle for a good part of the population when they came out with a new feature on their Kindle HDX line of tablets called “Mayday”. True the name, it is for people to get…
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Tech Tips & Tricks

Top 4 Last Minute Christmas Gifts for the Gadget Guru, 2013

Buying for a gadget guru that ‘has it all’ can be tough and may still have you empty handed only 6 days before Christmas. But don’t fret, take a deep breath and read on for today we bring great tidings and great joy in your search for last minute Christmas gifts for the gadget , and all these gifts still have free shipping AND are guaranteed to arrive before Christmas 3 Streaming Media Player | $89What is Roku? A easy & intuitive steaming player that easily connects to any TV to enjoy over 1,000 channels of movies, TV shows, sports, Netflix, Hulu, Crackle, Vudu, and p HD VideoDual-band wirelessMotion control for games (Angry Birds Space included free)5x faster processor than…
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Gadget & Gear Reviews

Kindle vs. Nook vs. iPad: Which e-book reader should you buy?

If you’re looking for an e-book reader and find yourself overwhelmed with options, you are not alone. Quick research will familiarize you with top players, Amazon, Barnes & Noble and Apple but before you make your final choice, you should consider your requirements and much do e-books cost?There are several cheap E-book readers available today but it is advised you stay with the captioned options as the small price difference does not justify the gap in quality and features. The Amazon Kindle is priced at $139, The Barnes & Noble Nook is available for $149 and the iPad starts from $499 for the 16GB, Wi-Fi only also has a large screen version – Kindle DX, which is available for $379;…
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