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iPhone 5 or Galaxy S3? A Head to Head

When it comes to choosing a new smart phone, there is always a lot of emphasis on the features of each handset such as speed, memory, sleekness, web compatibility, or whether it has a powerful camera. Smart phones are the new toys that cool kids must have, whether they are dudes wanting to have fun or geeks aiming to conquer new frontiers at work. So what better way to make an informed decision than to compare your options before buying? (more…)

The LG Optimus G vs The Apple iPhone 5 – Can the LG compete?

Wow. LG has hit the market place like a bull in a china shop. Not in a bad way. They have smashed things up and got people watching them and realizing that they have some phablet power in them. Never before have LG made a phone that gets people talking so much (not positively anyway). So… I though it would be a good idea to pitch the LG Optimus G against the might of the iPhone 5. Let’s see how they did on design, features and display. (more…)

LG Prada 3.0 – A Mid-Range Phone for the Fashion Conscious

The LG Prada 3.0 has been given a great design – and so it should with that name!  As a collaboration project between LG and the well-known fashion house, this is the third handset to be produced by the pair.

There are also plenty of other good features to recommend it besides the name and the fashion conscious will love it. (more…)

Technology Takeover: 4 Reflections On The Downsides To Increased Innovation

Improvements in technology are constantly making so many aspects of our lives easier, faster, safer, and more efficient. With all the good stuff technology brings into our lives, it’s easy to forget that there are some pretty significant downsides to all this innovation. Here are the things to worry about as technology creeps further and further into every aspect of our society.  (more…)

The Best Smartphone Apps To Tackle Your Debt

With debt problems, it is tempting to bury your head in the sand and pretend that there isn’t anything to worry about. However, that isn’t going to make the problem go away. You are much more likely to get on top of your debt if you take proactive steps to tackle it. A really good way to do this is by using one of the smartphone apps available. This article examines six of the best and provides links to them. (more…)

Garmin Nuvi 205 and 205W Review – With Map Updates

One of the most popular Garmin GPS models is the Nuvi 205 or 205W (wide screen) device.  It is a compact GPS navigation system for the car – which comes at a reasonably low price.  It was first launched in the middle of 2008 and has gone on to become one of Garmin’s highest selling models to date.  One the major selling points of this Nuvi GPS is the fact that it comes with built in an MSN Direct receiver for which enable the driver to receive real-time traffic updates whilst on the move. (more…)

Will The Wii U Change Gaming?

The New Wii Console

The Wii U is Nintendo’s new gaming console and the eventual successor for the Wii. The Wii U was revealed in June of 2011, and it has been on the minds of gamers ever since. The Wii is different from most traditional game consoles in that the controller also doubles as an individual gaming device. On some titles, you will be able to keep playing your game on the Wii U controller, or the “GamePad” even after you turn off the television. The GamePad comes equipped with a touch screen and analog sticks to provice a complete gaming experience aside from the main Wii console. (more…)

Top Ten Travel Gadgets Under $50 – A Guide To Buying Bargain Gadgets

1. Trip Butler Wi-Fi is a really cool way to connect up two five devices to your own personal hot-spot, While away from home. The device is tiny and can fit in your shirt pocket. Just tell trip butler which countries you will be traveling in, and they will configure the device to suit your needs. Trip butler is a great way to use Skype, and avoid those roaming fees. (more…)