When it comes to enjoying content on a laptop versus that of a flat-panel TV, the choice is pretty clear; bigger is better. That’s why HDMI connectivity, gaming consoles, and Roku sets are so popular, since we can stream content to the large screen. The only real struggle comes down to being able to control and search content.
Slowly and surely I’ve been finding more reasons to not watch cable programming. Price, of course, is the primary factor, but now that I’ve been spending more time looking, I can find content I want online.
Projectors are oftentimes associated with professional work or school. You know. Presentations in front of groups, or a teacher doing some math work for the entire class to see. Useful? Sure. Fun? Not really.
We’re in the office today, but we hope you are one of those lucky Americans with the day off. So we figured, why not bring you some links to today’s best electronics deals on the internet?
Although smartphones and tablets are quite versatile for everyday lives, there isn’t really an effective way to move large amounts of data on and off those mobile devices. Sure, there’s cloud storage, but moving GBs of files to your cloud and then downloading it takes a bit of time. Direct wireless connections don’t help much with PCs, and USB cables are so passe.
These days, you can pop onto Amazon and get a 1 Terabyte external hard drive for under $100. And thanks to the advent of the USB Flash drive (or Thumb drive, or Stick, or one of its many other names), you can not only take home 1GB of content in your pocket.
Some awesome electronics deals from around the internet for Valentine’s Day 2014.
You may be getting dizzy on so many choices of digial cameras these days but for those who need powerful and hi-end super cameras, they only have few choices in the market. As for cinema cameras, the likes of Blackmagic Design is at the forefront despite the hefty price tag and delay in shipment of products. The latest Production Camera 4K has been delayed but those who pre-ordered this $3,995 camera will get a $1,000 rebate.
By now, you and everyone you know should have at least heard of Game of Thrones. The books have been out for years, but recently experienced a surge of attention ever since HBO started the series a few years ago. The creators of South Park featured a 3-part story arc with Game of Thrones as a central theme, in the most recent season.
Google has quietly launched its new Chromebox for Meetings. This Core i-7 Asus Chromebox setup retails for $999 and is available in the U.S. starting today. Basically, that’s the price that companies have to spend for a single meeting room. According to Google, with Chromebox for Meetings, companies can outfit 10 rooms or more with a powerful device for holding virtual meetings with Google Hangouts and Google Apps powering virtual meetings.
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