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The Logitech Harmony Touch Universal Remote

January 23, 2013 | 2 The Logitech Harmony Touch Universal Remote is a remote that has an intuitive color touch screen that allows you to swipe and tap your way to favorite activities such as the ability to watch TV or play games. In addition, it enables you to customize your device and re-order up to 50 favorite channel icons right on the remote. This remote further has a sleek and an ergonomic design that looks as good as it feels. The remote has adaptable features that best suit the user’s environment and also some Read more [...]

Wii U Review: The Hardware

November 26, 2012 | 2 Nintendo is at it again, releasing a brand-spanking new console, the Wii U, just in time for Black Friday and Christmas. Thereʼs a lot of good-as well as some bad-with the new console, so this review will cover the hardware, and the next will cover the software of the console. Overview The Wii U is the first console Nintendo conceived of as a direct sequel to a previous console. As the successor to the first Wii, the U is also an ambitious new console, and just as the original brought about Read more [...]

Firefly – 10th Anniversary Special ‘Browncoats Unite’

November 12, 2012 | No, you still can’t take the sky from me, as 10 years after Firefly’s debut, the show’s fandom still runs deep. Joss Whedon, Nathan Fillion and the entire crew of the Serenity reunite to provide an oral history of the franchise and their thoughts on why it has continued to resonate with viewers. Sean Maher, Summer Glau, Adam Baldwin, Morena Baccarin, Alan Tudyk, Gina Torres and Jewel Staite; along with executive producer Tim Minear and executive story editor Jose Molina, all take part in Read more [...]

FCC Allows Cable Companies To Encrypt Basic Cable

October 17, 2012 | The free ride is over for people who have been getting access to basic cable TV stations by simply plugging their TVs into the wall. Late last week, the Federal Communications Commission gave cable operators permission to encrypt basic cable TV service, which includes broadcast TV, in an effort to allow people to sign up for and disconnect cable service remotely and help cable operators reduce theft of basic services. Cable operators already encrypt the more expensive channel packages. The Read more [...]

SlingMedia Slingbox 500 and SlingPlayer iOS App

October 12, 2012 | 2 Attention Slingbox fans: The Slingbox 500 will be available on October 14th. With a sleek design and tons of great features, this new release promises to be at the top of every videophile’s holiday wish list. In case you’re not familiar with the Slingbox, it’s one of the most versatile video streaming devices on the market. It allows users to watch video from their home cable or satellite provider anywhere there’s an internet connection. There are no monthly fees, and video is transmitted Read more [...]