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    Review: Senta Ally Bluetooth Stereo Speaker w/ FM

    by Ryan McLaughlin ~ October 20th, 2013

    Portable Bluetooth speakers are dime a dozen, but if you have the right one it can be used with a mobile device to boost its audio so that it is more enjoyable and can be shared with others. With so many manufacturers of portable speakers it may be difficult to pick the right one. Today I will be looking at the Senta Ally speaker system and if it is good then hopefully this will make the decision a little easier

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    Review: Straight Talk T-Mobile vs AT&T

    by Ryan McLaughlin ~ March 2nd, 2013

    I recently bought a LG Nexus 4 and because it is unlocked I wanted to use it on a prepaid phone plan. I had previously been using PagePlus, but because this is not a Verizon phone they do not support it. So I had to find a new carrier. After considering my options I went with Straight Talk because they have unlimited data and talk for just $45 a month. However Straight talk uses either T-Mobile or AT&T and I had to choose one before I could use it

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    Review: HP Elitebook 8770w Mobile Workstations

    by Ryan McLaughlin ~ February 22nd, 2013

    The Elitebook Mobile Workstation is HP’s top of the line business notebook, and the 8770w is at the top of that series. The Elitebook 8770w includes several upgrade from last years model, including a faster processor, better screen, and a better video card

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    Review: LG Nexus 4 Phone

    by Ryan McLaughlin ~ December 21st, 2012

    The Nexus 4 phone from LG is Google’s latest attempt at showing the world what a Android phone should look like. The big question that everyone has is, does it meet those high expectations? Well, as usual this all depends on what you are looking for

CES 2007 in review

by Ryan McLaughlin ~ January 22nd, 2007

Now that CES is over for the year 2007 I can finally relax and get back to my reviews. Before I do that, I want to go over some of the things I saw at CES


Review: Otterbox 1920 Treo Case

by Ryan McLaughlin ~ January 22nd, 2007

Treos are very popular Cell phone/PDA combinations. Like all electronics, Treos are very delicate and susceptible to being damaged by water, dust, dropping, or being crushed. One wrong step and your $500 investment is down the tubes. For safety reasons you always want to take your phone with you when you go hiking or to the beach, but you must be very careful because getting it wet or dropping it would ruin it forever. If you like to go hiking and camping the OtterBox 1920 Treo case may be the answer you are looking for


Review: SanDisk Sansa e250 MP3 player

by Ryan McLaughlin ~ December 23rd, 2006

Ever since the iPod was introduced to the public the desire for everyone to have an MP3 player has become overwhelming. With sales of MP3 players in the millions, it’s no wonder that every company you can think of wants in on the game. SanDisk recently introduced their own line of MP3 players. The Sansa line of MP3 players has everything from really small 256MB players all the way up to 8GB video playing MP3 players.


Review: TomTom GO 910 GPS

by Ryan McLaughlin ~ December 16th, 2006

The GPS market has really been heating up the last couple years. More and more companies are coming out with their own products and they all do something different. TomTom is a recent addition to the GPS scene. They are big in Europe, but new in the USA


Review: Magellan RoadMate 2000 GPS

by Ryan McLaughlin ~ December 2nd, 2006

Have you ever been lost while in a strange town, or even in your own town? I frequently have to go to new places. Usually, I just go online and print off a map and directions. Now, with Magellan RoadMate 2000, I can just hop in the car and go. The RoadMate 2000 tells me where my turns are and how long it will take to get there


Review: Edge DiskGo Mini Portable Hard Drive

by Ryan McLaughlin ~ November 11th, 2006

Portable hard drive space is becoming more and more of a necessity. Flash drives are the optimal solution, but they are still very expensive per megabyte and they don’t support large storage space. So instead of lugging around a large desktop hard drive, why not carry a small portable hard drive? They may not have the huge storage space that desktop hard drives have, but they strike a good balance between physical size and storage size


Review: Belkin Universal UPS 1100VA

by Ryan McLaughlin ~ October 21st, 2006

Computer equipment is getting more expensive and more delicate. Even the slightest power fluctuation could fry your video card or power supply. Because of this, Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS) have become much more popular and affordable. A UPS can seem pretty trivial next to flashy video cards or LCD displays, but when it comes to protecting your computer from lightning strikes or other power problems they are one of the most important pieces of equipment and insurance you can have. Belkin offers one such UPS and it looks like it could be a winner


Review: Saitek Pro Flight Rudder Pedals

by Ryan McLaughlin ~ October 7th, 2006

Those people who love flight games are always looking for something new to enhance their experience. Saitek has been making game controllers for a long time. Let’s see if the Saitek Pro Flight Rudder Pedals live up to the high quality Saitek puts into their other products


Review: Saitek Eclipse II Keyboard

by Ryan McLaughlin ~ September 30th, 2006

Continuing on their trend of improving their products, Saitek has released a new version of their popular Eclipse keyboard. With new multimedia controls and improved lighting this keyboard may finally be the last keyboard you need to own


Review: Saitek X52 Joystick

by Ryan McLaughlin ~ September 10th, 2006

It is getting harder and harder to find good flight sims, but those that you do find deserve the very best joystick. With its separate joystick and throttle, and buttons galore, that joystick could easily be the Saitek X52

Review: Chitika ShopLinc

by Ryan McLaughlin ~ September 9th, 2006

How many of you have wanted to have your own store online, but thought it would be too much trouble to handle all the different suppliers, or you didn’t have the technical know-how to set it up? Well Chitika may have solved this with the newly introduced ShopLinc


Review: Hauppauge WinTV-PVR-500 TV Tuner

by Ryan McLaughlin ~ September 2nd, 2006

I recently bought a new computer for my gaming and also for my media center. One of the first things that I added to the machine, once I got it, was a Hauppauge WinTV-PVR-500. This will be a recount of not only its features, but also my experience getting the card to work with my computer


Review: Saitek Pro Gamer Command Unit

by Ryan McLaughlin ~ August 22nd, 2006

Gamers are always looking for new devices that will help them win their games. For computer gamers there are many options: Game Pads, Joysticks, Keyboard/Mouse combo and now the Pro Gamer Command Unit from Saitek


Review: Saitek Eclipse Keyboard

by Ryan McLaughlin ~ August 21st, 2006

Keyboards are probably the last thing you think of when you look at upgrading your computer. We often look for better graphics and sound, but don’t pay attention to the way we interact with our computers. Enthusiasts know how important it is to have all the pieces of their computer working together in perfect harmony to provide the best experience


Review: Electrovaya Scribbler SC3100 Tablet PC

by Ryan McLaughlin ~ August 19th, 2006

Tablet PCs have really never taken off. They are a niche item and most people prefer laptops. Hopefully with Electrovaya’s latest round of tablet PCs that might change