Tag Archives: opinion

Gaming: the eve of change? pre-e3 2013 thoughts (podcast)

Tomorrow begins gaming’s biggest event of the year, the E3 2013 expo. This year marks the begining of the next gen again. In 2006 it was the overly priced PS3 vs the XBOX 360 vs the blue ocean killer Wii; this time it seems to be more of a 2 console race even more. However the next gen of gaming may have large implications to us gamers as consumers and our rights on our games. I will delve into these thoughts in my first podcast. Continue reading

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free to dev: my idea for the music industry

Today’s post is more of a brain dump than post.  I’ve been thinking about the music industry again and thought of a few things I’d love to see happen.  I doubt the industry or RIAA would ever consider it but … Continue reading

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Being passive… my first 3D HDTV

Well, late last year I broke down and finally upgraded to an uber nice 3D HDTV. After a ton of research and asking around and more research, the LG 55LW5600 was at the top of my list. In today’s post, I plan to share my experience with the LG and 3D TV and also post a follow-up post with every tip / hack / secret menu for the TV here too! Continue reading

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geek experiment: Blackberry 9780 for 30 days

Well, it has been a while since my last post so I thought today I’d write out a little smartphone experiment I’ve been working on. I pride myself on being in the ‘know’ on all relevant smartphone OS and in turn realized I was falling out of the Blackberry world and thought I’d better bring my skills up to now. Keep reading for the my thoughts on using JUST my Blackberry Bold 9780 (T-Mobile) for 30 days. I even added a Playbook to the mix to really shake things up. ;) Continue reading

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the pros and cons of being an early adopter

Well, as my blog title mentions, I am an early adopter of hardware, services and software. Actually now that I think of it, all of us here at Tech-Recipes.com are early adopters in one sense or the other. Being in this sect has its benefits but also its negatives too. Keep reading for some of the ins and outs us early adopters face. Continue reading

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