Daily Archives: March 29, 2011


Netflix Caps Canadian Data Usage For Their Own Good, HD Streaming Is A Risk


While broadband data caps have yet to hit all service providers it is a growing concerns, especially amongst Canadians.  As a result, Netflix today announced that “watching movies and TV shows streaming from Netflix will use 2/3 less data on average, with minimal impact to video quality.”  In other words,...

Amazon Cloud Player

Amazon Cloud Player Launches, Free Storage For Amazon MP3 Purchases And Limited Time 20GB Deal


We can’t tell you how long we’ve been hearing that Apple will soon launch a cloud based music service.  But who cares, because Amazon just launched their own, and there is no reason not to try it out. For free, as in $0, you’ll get 5GB of storage.  However, if...


Sigma DP2x Pricing Announced, Features Still Unknown


Sigma ain’t exactly what we’d call your ‘cheap point and shoot’.   Nope, in fact it’s quite the opposite as proven by their just officially announced DP2x, which will retail for $800 sometime late April.  That’s some cold, hard cash for a point and shoot, but it does support RAW...

JBL Onbeat

JBL Onbeat Docks Your iPad, iPod And iPhone, Connects It To A TV Sans AirPlay


The prospect of yet another docking device built specifically for an Apple product, is, well, a bit of a Debbie downer in the tech deparment.  But alas, JBL has yet again stuck us with such a product. It’s called the OnBeat loudspeaker docking station.  It’s compatible with your iPad, iPhone...


Samsung’s SCH-LC11 4G Mobile Hotspot Coming To Verizon For $99.99


If Verizon’s Thunderbolt isn’t your thing, but yet you’d still like to share that ultra fast 4G connection with up to 5 friends, take a look at Samsung’s SCH-LC11 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot.  The carrier just launched the device today and is currently hocking it for $99.99 after a $50...

Firefox Mobile

Firefox 4 For Android Now Available, Shares With Your Desktop Browser Automatically (video)


Firefox 4 for Android and Maemo handsets has arrived.  And what blissfully awesome features do they have in store for you? First off, they say it’s 3 times faster than the Android’s stock browser thanks to major enhancements to the JavaScript engine.  If you used Firefox on your desktop, it...

Timbuk2 Snoop Camera Messenger

Timbuk2 Snoop Camera Messenger Review


[Rating: 4.5] Pros: Excellent build design and fit for any selection of camera equipment Protects bag contents magnificently Shoulder strap is easily adjustable and can be upgraded with add-ons High customization with camera equipment placement Cons: No top strap for easy grabbing one-handed Camera bag zipper makes it very difficult...