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TigerDirect News Update for December 12, 2006

This is the TigerDirect News Update for Tuesday, December 12, 2006.

Today’s podcast includes:

  • Samsung’s Dealt a Blackjack – and it’s not a good hand
  • Wireless connections for your TV are around the corner
  • Nintendo’s Wii Faces Lawsuit from Remote Manufacturer
  • and Microsoft rolls out a new VOIP Server


TigerDirect News Update for December 11, 2006

This is the TigerDirect news update for Monday, December 11, 2006.

Today’s podcast includes:

  • Spam on the Rise
  • Bogus Spyware has Korea up in Arms
  • The Wii outsells PS3 in it’s first month of sales
  • WiMax the new ‘copper’ network

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Tech Update: Backlight Photography Tips from Kodak

Light ReflectorsDid you ever try to take a picture of someone where the backlight is so bright that it casts your subject into a big shadow?

When you can’t move your subject out of the light or away from it, use it to your advantage, especially in the early morning or late afternoon, the sun is low in the sky and it’s warm light can illuminate your subject and create a ‘healthy glow.’ Kodak’s Nancy Carr has a couple other tips for making great backlight photos.

Listen for the full story from Dave Graveline with Today’s Into Tomorrow Tech Update!

TigerDirect Weekend News Update for 12-10-06

Today’s news headlines for the weekend ending December 10, 2006 include a report on new materials to replace silicon in transistors, enabling a reduction in size and increase in processing speed; Oblivion and Gears of War receive the most honors at the Spike TV awards; Blu-Ray seen as premature and adding too much cost to the Playstation 3 according to their customers and the new up and coming challenge to YouTube could be your television.

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Podcast: TigerDirect News Update for December 8, 2006

iBot Demonstration for President ClintonToday’s TigerDirect News Update Podcast includes…

  • British children using bluetooth to share music on cellular phones;
  • Microsoft Live Search Books launches to compete with Google Book Search;
  • Silly String needed on the Iraqi front lines;
  • and Segway inventor now focused on $30,000 ‘iBot RoboChair‘.

Podcast: TigerDirect News Update for December 7, 2006

Today’s TigerDirect News Update Podcast includes the most recent announcements on the projected sales of the Zune media player; Cellular Phones do not impose increased health risks according to a Danish study; Nintendo offers words of caution to WII owners who may find themselves having a ‘smashing good time’; and NASA’s plans to colonize Mars, via the Moon.

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Tech Update: RV Internet Users and More

RV owners using internetRV Internet users rejoice – you are about to pass into the fast lane of the information superhighway. According to the Recreation Vehicle Association, RV ownership is at an all-time high. In fact, 1 out of 12 auto-owning households has an RV, and more than a third access the internet from their vehicles.

However many cities, RV parks and campites are using their own WiFi setups which may cause activation and use fees to pile up. Tengo Internet, a technology company out of Austin, Texas is looking to meet the internet needs of RV users.

Listen for the full story from Dave Graveline with Today’s Into Tomorrow Tech Update!

Buying Guide: Portable Media Players

So you’re in the gym and see nearly everyone with some device strapped his or her arm. It looks like the remote control to your kid’s TV. The guy in the cube next to you at work always has his headphones on, his fingers drumming to a raucous beat that only he can hear. You take the kids to visit your mom and even grandma has one.

What’s the world coming to? Are you the only person without one of these media player things? What’s it all about? Where did they come from? What are the differences between these media players?

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