Camera’s seem to have been sidestepped over the past year. More tourists are taking pictures with smartphones and it seems that tablets and smartphones are making headway in replacing cameras. The lead camera manufacturer, Nikon, realizes that cameras still can offer better optics and features. Nikon’s answer is coming soon. Prepare for a 16 megapixel [...]
In 2012, sales of E-Book readers and Tablets have seen skyrocketing interest among customers, particularly among women. Topping the bestseller charts among e-book download websites through 2012, is Fifty Shades of Grey, an erotic, romantic novel that has been covered on the news as well as Facebook, Twitter, and many social media forums.
Microsoft’s Windows 8 offers a major feature that has eluded previous versions of Windows. It adopts APPS. Gone is the traditional Start tab. The screen has scrolling apps that Microsoft feels is the way to approach computing in all forms. Following iPad and Android, into Tablets with the Microsoft Surface, the engineers that brought Windows [...]
The Belkin Mini Surge Protector and USB Charger is an absolute necessity for mobile travelers. I travel constantly on trains and jets. Almost all of these are equipped with AC outlets near the seats. When using your notebook, tablet, or other mobile device, you cannot only simply plug it to the provided AC plug using [...]
With the International Consumer Electronics Show 2012 just around the corner (Jan. 10 to Jan. 13), we here at J&R are like kids waiting for the candy store to open. This year’s show promises to be the biggest one yet. CES has always been about looking forward. It has been about introducing us to the [...]
Young or old, we’ve all grown to love tablets. However, not all tablets are built for the milk and cookies crowd. Well, we can consider our ‘adult’ tablets safe because of the amazing LeapPad by LeapFrog. This durably constructed tablet for kids 4 to 9 years old has impressive features that place it among the [...]