Posts from the ‘Devices’ Category

  • 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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  • ShareEverythingPlan

    Verizon Announces Shared Data Plans

    June 12th, 2012 | Devices, News | Joe Steiger | No Comments

    Verizon Wireless announced today starting June 28th they will be offering “Share Everything Plans” that will allow consumers to share data between multiple users and devices.  Share Everything Plans will include unlimited voice minutes, unlimited text, video and picture messaging and a single data allowance for up to 10 Verizon Wireless devices.  In addition, Mobile […]

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    [UPDATED] How To Keep Your Unlimited Data – Verizon Wireless

    June 8th, 2012 | Devices, News | Joe Steiger | 2 Comments

    As I assume most of you are painfully aware, Verizon is doing away with their grandfathered unlimited data plans.  Those wishing to keep their unlimited data will need to act fast.  According to a Verizon rep I spoke with, customers who renew their contracts by August 1st will be able to keep their unlimited data, […]

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    Samsung Galaxy SIII Available for Preorder June 6th – Verizon Wireless

    June 4th, 2012 | Android, Devices, News, News | Joe Steiger | 4 Comments

    Verizon Wireless and Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung Mobile) announced today the Galaxy SIII will be coming to Verizon.  The SIII will be available for preorder online, at www.verizonwireless.com/galaxys3, starting June 6 at 7 a.m. EST, and will be available at Verizon Wireless stores and online in the coming weeks after.  The Samsung Galaxy SIII will […]

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    Verizon Allows You To Go Global With Jetpack 890L

    May 22nd, 2012 | Devices, News | Joe Steiger | No Comments

    Verizon Wireless announced today the ZTE-made Jetpack 890L introduced at CES 2012 will be available May 24th for $19.99, with a $50 mail-in rebate and two-year contract. The Jetpack 890L supports use for up to 10 Wi-Fi-enabled devices. The jetpack works globally so it can used to in over 205 countries. There is an OLED […]

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  • Verizon

    Verizon To Discontinue Grandfathered Unlimited Data Plans

    May 16th, 2012 | Android, Devices, News, News | Joe Steiger | No Comments

    The dreaded words people who have grandfathered unlimited data plans were finally heard today.  According to Verizon Communications CFO Fran Shammo, all customers will be migrated off unlimited data plans and moved on to a new data-share plan this summer. Simply put, Fran Shammo stated: “Everyone will be on data share” If you upgrade to […]

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  • Samsung Galaxy SIII

    Samsung Unveils Galaxy SIII

    May 3rd, 2012 | Android, Devices, News, News | Joe Steiger | No Comments

    After many months of speculatory rumors, leaked images, etc, Samsung Mobile officially unveiled their next Galaxy device, the Galaxy SIII.  The Galaxy SIII features a 4.8″ Super AMOLED HD display with a resolution of 1280×720, Samsung’s 1.4GHz quad-core Exynos processor with 1GB of RAM, an 8MP rear-facing camera, a 1.9MP front-facing camera, 4G connectivity (carriers […]

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  • vivaldi

    Vivaldi Tablet Shipping Soon, Now With 1GB of Ram

    April 29th, 2012 | Devices, News, News, Ubuntu/Linux | Joe Steiger | No Comments

    Looks like we are in the home stretch.  Vivaldi tablet Team Leader Aaron Seigo wrote on his blog that he will be able to sign the purchase order, from the manufacturer, sometime next week so the first shipments of Vivaldi tablets can be put together and sent out!  Everyone have their money ready? Aaron Seigo […]

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    GameStop To Offer Android Tablet And Smartphone Trade-Ins This Summer

    April 29th, 2012 | Android, Devices, News, News | Joe Steiger | 2 Comments

    GadgetExperts has been able to confirm that the video game selling giant, GameStop, will start offering trade-ins for used Android tablets and smartphones.  GameStop will allow trade-ins of Samsung Galaxy, Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, Nexus S and Samsung Infuse 4Gs, at select locations, this summer.  Gamestop plans to expand their trade-in program to all their […]

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    Verizon Getting Galaxy SIII

    April 28th, 2012 | Android, Devices, News | Joe Steiger | No Comments

    Verizon customers can maybe stop holding their breath. According to a Verizon Summer/Fall 2012 smartphone roadmap, BGR is reporting that much anticipated Android smartphone, the Samsung’s Galaxy SIII, will in fact be coming to Big Red.  They are anticipating the Galaxy S III will be released sometime this summer. I for one will take this […]

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