Archive for September 21st, 2014
 
 
 
Sponsored
 
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Watch Men Get “Stage Fright” From LG’s Life Like Ultrawide 21:9 Monitors (sponsored/video)

If you still not buying our review of LG's widescreen IPS based monitor, you might wanna take a look at this video. LG promises almost life-like colors and an image that is, well, almost real.  And to prove it, they setup three...
 
Household
 
Philips Click and Shave Razor
Philips Click and Shave Razor
Philips Click and Shave Razor

Philips Click & Style 3-in-1 Electric Razor Review

I've long used a basic electric trimmer that includes a variety of head attachments depending on what I'm manscaping.  The battery is questionably short, though that aside I like its versatility.  However, it's not waterproof, ...

 
Android
 
Archos smartphone
Archos smartphone
Archos smartphone

ARCHOS Lanuches New Unlocked 3G+ Smartphone Line Specs and Pricing

ARCHOS enters the grueling and far from uneventful Smartphone game with 3-entries. Today the company announced after several years of commitment to the computer tablet space it was time to see what everyone was "talking" about....
 
Apple
 
Cheaper iPhone 5
Cheaper iPhone 5
Cheaper iPhone 5

Is This the Cheaper iPhone 5?

Apple needs a new game changer.  Their stock has taken a nose dive, and their biggest product, the iPhone, has reached a fair bit of market saturation.  Which probably best explains the iPad Mini.  It's an alternative to the iP...

 
Gaming
 
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Image of the Day: The Evolution of the Video Game Controller

You can order this 27" x 39" as a print for $29.  Click to enlarge. The complete family tree of video game control schemes--including handhelds, joysticks, paddles, gamepads, and one notable glove--this chart shows how gaming i...
 
Battery
 
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illinois-microstructure-batteries

University of Illinois Develops a Battery That Holds 2,000 Times More Power & Charges 1,000 Times Faster

While processing power has jumped leap and bounds on the proverbial evolutionary scale, battery tech to a large degree has remained stagnant.  Hence why the smartphones of today need a daily charge, where as the phones of 5+ ye...

 
News Stories
 
Fertilizer Plant Explosion
Fertilizer Plant Explosion
Fertilizer Plant Explosion

Video of the Day: Fertilizer Plant Explosion Rocks Father and Son (video/NSFW)

I believe that both father and son were left uninjured.  And to be candid, I'm not endorsing this behaviour, simply showing off the magnitude of this explosion that was derived from a Fertilizer plant in Waco, Texas.  Our thoug...
 
Deal Of Day
 
GR Daily Deals: new Lenovo Touchscreen Ultrabook, big Assassin's Creed sale, 18V tool kit
GR Daily Deals: new Lenovo Touchscreen Ultrabook, big Assassin's Creed sale, 18V tool kit
GR Daily Deals: new Lenovo Touchscreen Ultrabook, big Assassin's Creed sale, 18V tool kit

GR Daily Deals: new Lenovo Touchscreen Ultrabook, big Assassin’s Creed sale, 18V tool kit

The 14-inch Lenovo IdeaPad U410 got Touchscreen capability today - great to have for those looking to get the most out a Windows 8 equipped PC. It’s a great machine if you’re looking for an Ultrabook with the sleek MacBook Pro-...

 
Autos
 
2013 Nissan Altima Sedan
2013 Nissan Altima Sedan
2013 Nissan Altima Sedan

2013 Nissan Altima Review

The Nissan Altima is currently in its fifth generation, and by most accounts its most stylish. Gone is the largely boxy build, replaced by a sleeker, slender body, or so it would appear.  In fact, the 2013 Nissan Altima is bigg...
 
Google
 
Google Fiber Hits Provo, Utah
Google Fiber Hits Provo, Utah
Google Fiber Hits Provo, Utah

Google Fiber Hits Provo, Utah

Google Fiber is making its way to its third city, Provo, Utah. Currently, it's thriving in Kansas City and is supposedly going to be offered in Austin now, too. All these three cities will readily enjoy Google's high-speed Inte...

 
Computers
 
Gigabyte Avia Uranium
Gigabyte Avia Uranium
Gigabyte Avia Uranium

Gigabyte Announces the Avia Uranium Wireless Gaming Mouse w/ Companion OLED

This past Winter we took Gigabyte's Avia Krypton gaming mouse out for a spin around the gaming block. Despite being  bit too think for my gaming "hams", the mouse provided exceptional. The overall performance was fantastic, bol...
 
Accessory Reviews
 
Logitech Ultrathin Mini-9628
Logitech Ultrathin Mini-9628
Logitech Ultrathin Mini-9628

Logitech Ultrathin mini Keyboard Cover Review

When it comes to tablet computing, users have five realistic options nowadays: 1) the iPad, 2) an Android tablet specifically for media playback, 3) a Windows RT tablet for web browsing and media playback, 4) a Windows 8 tablet...