Daily Archives: Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Apparently Men Need Directions, and Women Are More Social

Where do I get off saying that? Well, Nielsen did a survey of the top twenty Android apps as of July 2011, and broke down the results by gender. Click on the image for a larger version to see the … Continue reading

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Amazon Back-to-School Sale on ASUS Laptops

Amazon is having a back to school sale on ASUS laptops, with five models on offer. They’re all 15.6″ screens, 1366×768 resolution, all running Windows 7 Home Premium. All with 802.11b/g/b WiFi and a Super Multi DVD drive. The lower … Continue reading

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New Netgear N900 Wireless Router Offers Extreme Performance

Remember the top end Netgear N600 router I reported on just a couple of weeks ago? Forget it, it is obsolete. While the N600 was a dual-band (2.4GHz & 5GHz) router which offered 300Mbps in each band, or 600Mbps today, … Continue reading

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The Pacific 61% Off – $38.99 Blu-ray, $31.49 DVD

If you’re one of the many people, myself included, who picked up Band of Brothers on Blu-ray back in 2009 when Amazon offered it for 65% off, this is your chance to add The Pacific as a companion volume. Both … Continue reading

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The Channel Master TV CM-7400, an OTA DVR Alternative to TiVo?

Channel Master is probably best known for the CM-7000PAL OTA DVR, which was better known as the Dish Network DTVPal DVR when it launched back in 2008 to coincide with the digital broadcast transition. It is still out there, still … Continue reading

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