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CBS All Access Review: Is It Worth Buying?

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Did I think I’d be writing a CBS All Access review in 2018 and declaring it one of the services I can’t live without? No, I didn’t. Somewhere CBS chief Les Moonves is chuckling as he looks over its subscriber numbers and quietly muttering to himself, “Got ‘em.”
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Review: Netflix for Windows 8
8.4
7 years ago

Review: Netflix for Windows 8

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What fresh things can you say about a service and an application that has literally appeared dozens of platforms? What new insight can a review on something that has essentially become the equivalent of indoor plumbing in the world of entertainment?
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Review: Fhotoroom on Windows Phone
7 years ago

Review: Fhotoroom on Windows Phone

Instagram. Surely those of you out there with the Windows Phone are well aware of this app and the lack of one for those of us following the one, true way. In fact, in the Windows Phone Marketplace there is a general dearth of really robust photo apps that feature the social aspect that makes Instagram such a hit.
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Review: Lumia 800
7 years ago

Review: Lumia 800

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I’ve owned quite a few smartphones in the last few years, but NONE of them (not even my beloved Dell Venue Pro) compares to the beautiful Nokia Lumia 800. This device is simply stunning, in almost every way. I saw this Lumia 800 on eBay, so I decided to pony up the cash and buy it.
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Review: Amazon Instant Video on Xbox LIVE
7 years ago

Review: Amazon Instant Video on Xbox LIVE

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Recently Amazon announced it would be bringing its Amazon Prime powered Amazon Instant Video content to the Xbox 360 and our hearts were all a flutter.
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Review: Skype on Windows Phone
7 years ago

Review: Skype on Windows Phone

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We don’t know when it happened. Maybe it was the day Microsoft introduced Kinect Video Chat back in the fall of 2010. Maybe it was the day Apple introduced their …
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Review: Fable Coin Golf
7 years ago

Review: Fable Coin Golf

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Fable Coin Golf is a  bit of a diamond in the rough. It’s truly an unexpected gem. Personally, I’ve never had much interest in the Fable games. They’re simply not …
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Review: Dell Venue Pro
7 years ago

Review: Dell Venue Pro

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Sure this phone is quite “long-in-the-tooth” by now, and I’m about 12-18 months late to the party, BUT I saw that Amazon had the unlocked Dell Venue Pro for 229 …
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Review: Netflix for Xbox 360
7 years ago

Review: Netflix for Xbox 360

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I came to the Xbox 360 late in 2008 as a new comer to both gaming and entertainment in the living room. I’d always considered television the prodominat medium in …
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Review: Rain Will Fall for Windows Phone
7 years ago

Review: Rain Will Fall for Windows Phone

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While Xbox LIVE achievements obviously rank high on our priority list we find ourselves checking out those games that aren’t being heavily promoted by Microsoft and don’t involve doing various …
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Review: Xbox Dashboard 2011
7 years ago

Review: Xbox Dashboard 2011

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To say that this has been the most anticipated update to the Xbox 360’s Dashboard is would be an understatement. For months, Microsoft has leaked out small tidbits of their …
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Review: Zune Pass 2011
8 years ago

Review: Zune Pass 2011

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We take an in-depth look at the changes coming to Microsoft’s Zune Music Pass this fall and how they’ll change the way current users enjoy the service.
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Review: Hulu Plus for Xbox 360
8 years ago

Review: Hulu Plus for Xbox 360

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I may always be a nightmare customer for television networks. I find network cash cows like “Jersey Shore” to be an abomination of sorts, a finger in the eye of …
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Review: HTC Arrive
8 years ago

Review: HTC Arrive

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Product: HTC Arrive Price: Varies by Wireless Carrier & Device (Free with Windows Phone 7 devices)

Released on March 20, 2011, the HTC Arrive is the first Windows Phone …
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Review: Zune on Windows Phone 7
8 years ago

Review: Zune on Windows Phone 7

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Product: Zune on Windows Phone 7 Price: Varies by Wireless Carrier & Device (Free with Windows Phone 7 devices)

 

To say that there’s been a demand for Zune …
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