Monthly Archives: December 2012

  • Forrester Sees Tablet Sales Increasing

    December 26, 2012 - Leave a Comment

    USA Today recently highlighted a Forrester report showing the tablet is here to stay. The report shows the number of Americans with tablets will skyrocket within the next few years. The article states, "34 million owned a tablet last year, and jumps to 113 million by 2016."

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  • Track Santa via Smartphone and Tablet

    December 24, 2012 - Leave a Comment

    Tracks Santa

    As if you needed another reason for your kiddos to grab your technology, NORAD Tracks Santa now offers applications for smartphones and tablets in addition to the traditional site and hot-line. Children all around the world can track Santa through his journey, while playing games such as "Elf Toss" and "Thin Ice" to pass time on Christmas Eve. Parents can also send the kids to the site to find answers to the questions, "Is Santa real?", "How old is Santa?", "How can Santa travel the world within 24 hours?" and more.

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  • TrulyNet reviews the new YX550

    December 20, 2012 - Leave a Comment

    Check out the latest review from TrulyNet on the new YX550, which boosts signal with speeds up to 20x fasters for Verizon LTE and AWS networks.

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    Wireless Extenders Reach To 4G With The zBoost YX550

    Have a new smartphone on the Verizon network? If you're like us, then you love the new iPhone 5 and especially the 4G and LTE data speed, which can sometimes be as fast as a home wireless network. If you're like us, then the regular dropouts are an issue, since in many urban environments, cellular signals get degraded fast thanks to lots of concrete and other obstacles. The problem isn't new, but until now you weren't able to do much about boosting the newer spectrum, and were limited to 3G or slower.

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  • Personalize Your Gift Card

    December 20, 2012 - Leave a Comment

    The holidays are upon us and all those last minute shoppers out there are rushing to get the last few items on the list. Make it easy on yourself and grab a gift card with a little personalization that will go a long way. Below are a few ideas to make a small gift the best gift:

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  • Wi-Ex Featured on Let's Talk Computers

    December 18, 2012 - Leave a Comment

    Frank Smith, director of sales at Wi-Ex, talks with Let's Talk Computers ® about the zBoost product line, how signals are boosted and the streamlined installation process Wi-Ex provides.  The interview also gives a peek inside how Wi-Ex was started and the market using the zBoost products most. Let's Talk Computers® ranks as one of the longest-running computer radio talk shows.  The show is broadcast via radio to stations across the United States and to colleges and universities everywhere.

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  • Gadgets Ping, Are You Listening? zBoost Holiday Gift Guide for Staying Connected

    December 13, 2012 - Leave a Comment

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    Wi-Ex, a leading provider of consumer and commercial cell phone signal booster kits, announced today its zBoost Holiday Gift Guide for Staying Connected. Whether video chatting a loved one abroad, wishing your News Feed ‘Happy Holidays’ or simply sharing festive photos, staying connected is a holiday necessity.

    According to Microsoft Tag, on average, Americans spend 2.7 hours per day socializing on their mobile devices. Because 91% of mobile internet access is to socialize, it’s important to have devices that keep up with your connection demands.

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  • Texting Turns 20!

    December 13, 2012 - Leave a Comment

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    The Economist shared the story of the first text ever in honor of text messaging turning 20 last week. Here is a peek inside what was so important text messaging was developed:

    ON DECEMBER 3rd 1992 a young Vodafone engineer wished his boss "Merry Christmas" by SMS (short message service). This is widely regarded as the first ever text.

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  • More Cell Phones Than People by 2014

    December 11, 2012 - Leave a Comment

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    According to the International Telecommunications Union's new report, if the current growth rate keeps up there will be more cell phone accounts than people on Earth by 2014.

    An article by NDTV.com highlights the ITU report findings below:

    The ITU expects the number of cell phone accounts to rise from 6 billion now to 7.3 billion in 2014, compared with a global population of 7 billion.

    Of the 6 billion cell phone accounts that currently exist, 1.1 billion are mobile-broadband, almost twice the number of fixed-broadband accounts.

    To visit the full article visit:

    http://gadgets.ndtv.com/mobiles/news/world-to-have-more-mobile-connections-than-people-by-2014-304001

  • The Best Christmas Presents for Your Car

    December 6, 2012 - Leave a Comment

    Aaron Crowe, from Cheap Car Insurance, compiles a list of the best Christmas presents for your car and car enthusiasts.

    Children aren’t the only ones who want Christmas presents. As an adult, you can still find joy in getting a gift from a loved one. The same goes for cars.

    Getting a gift for your car is basically getting a gift for yourself, but it’s also a thank-you to your car for taking care of you all of these years. It has gotten you to work, taken you on dates, and helped you get errands done.

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  • Apps To Help You Up Your Running Game in 2013

    December 6, 2012 - Leave a Comment

    Make 2013 a running year! Anyone from a beginner to a marathon runner can get motivated with the help of these apps Mashable has put together. Happy Running :)

    For Beginners

    Couch to 5K (C25K) was designed for the couch potato or beginning runner. It features a step-by-step program that allows users to build strength and stamina during an eight-week time period. The app only requires you to dedicate three days per week to pounding the pavement, giving you alerts when to walk, run and cool down.

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