Tag Archive: Good


Scosche Realm RH656 Headphones: Good Sound Without Fuss [Review]

These Scosche Realm RH656 ($ 130) headphones compete in the same league as with headphoens like the Beats (formerly Monster) Solo HD, the Incase Reflex and the Fanny Wang 1000 Series. These ‘phones have a lot in common: they have smallish earcups that sit on the ear, instead of over; they all have track and volume controls (remember though that the volume control won’t work on Android devices); and they’ve all  [Read More…]

Manfrotto Makes Good Carbon Fiber Affordable With Their New 290-Series Tripod [Review]

Manfrotto 294 carbon fiber tripod 1

Carbon fiber tripods are great, aren’t they? They’re slim on weight, and if they’re built well, are steady as an oak. Problem is, good ones can cost $ 600-$ 800 dollars, and unless you’re regularly shooting for cash, it’s hard to justify spending that kind of cheese.

So when Manfrotto asked me to check out their 290-series MT294C3 carbon fiber tripod ($ 250 legs only, $ 319 with 3-Way  [Read More…]

Fun Game: When Cheap Rent Is Too Good To Be True

Every week Mac Games and More (http://www.macgamesandmore.com/) features a fun, casual game for Mac you can play over the weekend. This week, rent control comes with a price inside a peculiar mansion where you become the next tenant. Download it now

Twilight Phenomena: The Lodgers of House 13 (Collector Version) (adventure) – Step inside a palatial mansion where you are now a resident renting a room for cheap inside a  [Read More…]

Fun Game: When Cheap Rent Is Too Good To Be True

Every week Mac Games and More (http://www.macgamesandmore.com/) features a fun, casual game for Mac you can play over the weekend. This week, rent control comes with a price inside a peculiar mansion where you become the next tenant. Download it now

Twilight Phenomena: The Lodgers of House 13 (Collector Version) (adventure) – Step inside a palatial mansion where you are now a resident renting a room for cheap inside a  [Read More…]

Good Apple Deals: iPhone 5 at $99, MacBook Air at 16% Off, iPad at $439, & More

Apple Deals

The days after Thanksgiving are always great for bargain hunters and today is no exception. As usual, Amazon has loads of great deals right now on everything under the sun, and we gathered a few particularly good deals from there and elsewhere in a short set of lists below.

iPhone 5 Deals

By far the best deal on iPhone 5 is  [Read More…]

JLab Kids Bluetooth Speaker Good Enough For Grown Ups

You know what kids really love? They love it when they ask you to buy them something, and you cheap out and buy them a kids’ version, a cut-price imitation of the original. Oh yeah. They totally dig that.

And you know what else they love? Garish colors. “Cool” names. And extra-long battery life. Wait, they actually do like that last one…

The JLab Crasher has it all. It’s an aluminum Jambox clone with  [Read More…]

The FlexiShield Skin For iPad Mini: Good, But It Should Be Cheaper [Review]

The FlexiShield Skin has just enough protection at the front for your display.

The FlexiShield Skin from MobileFun is a translucent silicone case for iPad mini that’s designed to offer long-lasting protection, extra grip, and a slender profile that “highlights the form of your iPad mini” rather than spoiling it.

It provides impact and scratch protection to the back of your device, while still allowing you to access all of its buttons,  [Read More…]

Summly: Actually Quite Good News Summaries For Free [Review]

Nick says hi. Hi Nick.

Meet Nick. Nick D’Aloisio. He’s 17, lives in London, and his new news app Summly is attracting quite a lot of interest over in the UK. It seems to me that most of the media coverage is because of Nick’s age than the app he’s created. So let’s take a closer look at that app and see what all the fuss is about.

Summly is a  [Read More…]

Add VIPs to Mountain Lion Mail App, Make Your Special Friends Feel Good [OS X Tips]

You know, with the complete flood of email we all get each and every day, it’s hard to sort through and find the email from just the important folks in our lives. You can star emails, flag them, send them to special folders via arcane filtering rule sets, but it’s never been just dead simple to keep track of the folks that you really want to hear from, and weed those  [Read More…]

How Good Is The iPhone 5 Battery Life? Way Better Than The iPhone 4S [iPhone 5 Event]

Phil Schiller has again taken the stage, and now he wants to make some points about the iPhone 5′s battery life.

“We’re really proud that the iPhone 5 battery life exceeds the iPhone 4S.”

That means:

• 8 hours of 3G talk time and 3G browsing

• 8 hours of LTE browsing

• 10 hours of WiFi

• 10 hours video playback

• 40 hours music playback

• 225 hours  [Read More…]