Posts from the ‘Devices’ Category

  • System76-new-laptops-06-2013

    System76 Announces 2 New Ubuntu Laptops

    June 13th, 2013 | Devices, Featured Slider, Ubuntu/Linux | Joe Steiger | No Comments

    Linux computer manufacturer System76 announced 2 new laptops today. 14.1” Galago UltraPro The first new laptop is the 14.1” Galago UltraPro. It features the 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-4750HQ Quad-core Processor, a sharp 1080p Full High Definition IPS LED Backlit Display, Intel Iris Pro Graphics with 128 MB eDRAM, up to 1.256 TB of storage, […]

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  • Bonobo Extreme

    Bonobo Extreme Review – System76

    January 4th, 2013 | Devices, Reviews, Ubuntu/Linux | Joe Steiger | 7 Comments

    System76 was kind enough to send me their top of the line Bonobo laptop to review. Hardware & Aesthetics The review laptop isn’t fully maxed out on specs, but never the less, it is still rocking some pretty sweet internals. Some of the specs of the review laptop include: – 17.3″ 1080p Full High Definition […]

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  • LG Spectrum 2

    LG Spectrum 2 Review – Verizon Wireless

    December 4th, 2012 | Devices, Reviews | Joe Steiger | 1 Comment

    I was grateful to have received a LG Spectrum 2, from Verizon, to review. I used it as my only phone for 2 weeks. Hardware The LG Spectrum 2 is a mid range, candybar style smartphone with a 4.7″ True HD IPS display (1280 x 720 resolution), 1.5ghz dual core Snapdragon processor, and 1GB of […]

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    HTC Incredible 4G Review – Verizon Wireless

    July 29th, 2012 | Android, Devices, Reviews | Joe Steiger | No Comments

    The HTC Incredible 4G is HTC’s latest iteration in their Incredible line. Let’s see if it can live up to the Incredible name. Hardware The HTC Incredible 4G has the same black and red, racecar design as all the other HTC Incredible phones. This design has it’s trade offs. While it might not be as […]

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  • Pangolin_Performance

    Pangolin Performance Laptop Review – System76

    June 13th, 2012 | Devices, Reviews, Ubuntu/Linux | Joe Steiger | 2 Comments

    The Pangolin Performance is the new Ubuntu laptop from System76. Hardware & Aesthetics The base hardware of a Pangolin Performance laptop is nothing to scoff about.  System76 is already shipping the new Intel Ivy Bridge processors with their systems, which is great to see.  Unfortunately, this system was purchased right before that happened.  The laptop […]

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  • LG Lucid

    LG Lucid Review – Verizon Wireless

    April 27th, 2012 | Android, Devices, Reviews | Joe Steiger | No Comments

    The Lucid is LG’s entry into the entry to mid level smartphone market.  Priced at only $79.99, coupled with Verizon’s 4G LTE connectivity, it is definitely worth taking a look at. Hardware The LG Lucid is one of the more smaller smartphones, featuring a 4″ IPS display, with a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels. […]

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    Leopard Extreme Desktop Review – System76

    April 26th, 2012 | Devices, Reviews, Ubuntu/Linux | Joe Steiger | 8 Comments

    The Leopard Extreme is the high-end desktop computer from System76.  This beast of a machine is build for hardcore computer users, such as video producers like myself.  As a disclaimer, this review is for the leox2 model I got in 2011 . It has since been upgraded to the leox3.  I’ve had this system for […]

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  • 15.6" Pangolin Performance

    System76 Unveils New Lemur Ultra and Pangolin Performance Ubuntu Laptops

    April 8th, 2012 | Devices, News, Ubuntu/Linux | Joe Steiger | 2 Comments

    Computer manufacturer System76 just released the newest models of their Lemur Ultra and Pangolin Performance laptops running Ubuntu. — 14.1″ Lemur Ultra The ultra portable, ultra powerful 14.1″ Lemur Ultra, starts out at $689 for the base configuration. The default configuration features a 14.1″ 720p high definition LED backlit display, with a resolution of 1366 […]

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  • Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G

    Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G Available Starting Mar. 21 – T-Mobile

    March 12th, 2012 | Android, Devices, News, News | Joe Steiger | No Comments

    T-Mobile announced today the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G will be available in select T-Mobile stores starting Mar. 21, and then nationwide at all T-Mobile retail stores and online at www.T-Mobile.com beginning Mar. 28.  T-Mobile’s fastest 4G smartphone will be available for $149.99, with a 2-year contract.  Specs and features include: – 3.97″ Super AMOLED […]

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  • Verizon's HomeFusion Broadband

    4G Goes Residential With Verizon’s HomeFusion Broadband

    March 9th, 2012 | News | Joe Steiger | No Comments

    I stumbled upon a story where Verizon Wireless is bring their 4G LTE network, in a broadband capacity, to areas with limited internet options.  It will be starting out in only Birmingham, Ala., Dallas and Nashville, and Tenn.  I don’t have much info about it other that what is stated in the press release below. […]

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