Posts by Ricky Cadden

Ricky Cadden

Ricky Cadden

Ricky started as an associate in our Sam’s Club Kiosks, then moved to the corporate office as an Inventory Specialist before joining the Social Media Team. His personal Twitter account is @Rcadden.

ZTE Grand S LTE

ZTE Grand S LTE at 2013 CES

Judging by the few smartphones that were announced and shown off at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, bigger is better. One example of this is the freshly announced ZTE Grand S LTE. This smartphone packs a 5-inch high-resolution 1080p display, and is claimed to be the thinnest smartphone on the planet! It […] Read more

Otterbox

Otterbox Armor and Defender with iON Intelligence at 2013 CES

Like most of you, we love putting cases on our phones – sometimes they’re for protection, other times, they’re for fashion, and sometimes, they actually add features. It’s great when they can do more than one of those, such as the new Otterbox Defender with iON Intelligence series with its accompanying app, created by Fueled. […] Read more

Huawei Ascend W1

Huawei Ascend W1 at 2013 CES

While smartphones certainly weren’t the highlight of the 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, NV last week, that didn’t stop a few companies, such as Huawei, from announcing some. One of the new phones that Huawei announced was the Ascend W1, which is a Windows Phone 8-powered device. It sports a 4-inch touchscreen […] Read more

Bre Pettis

Bre Pettis with MakerBot At 2013 CES

3D printing is one of the biggest things to hit the DIY community, and MakerBot is leading the charge. They’ve just announced their new Replicator 2X at the International CES in Las Vegas, NV, and I was able to catch up with Bre Pettis, the founder of MakerBot, on the show floor. Bre and I […] Read more

CES

RadioShack Is Going To CES!

It’s January, and in the tech industry, that means it’s time for everyone to head out to Las Vegas, Nevada, for the International Consumer Electronics Show, also known as CES. This is one of the biggest industry shows in the world, much less the United States, and we fully expect to be blown away with […] Read more

RadioShack & The DIY Community: 2012 Update

RadioShack has always been a mainstay with the DIY community – those of you out there building things, tinkering, and hacking cool projects together. In 2011, we heard you guys and gals who call yourselves ‘makers’ saying that we didn’t carry the stuff you needed anymore. We put together a simple video, and posted it […] Read more

wifi-raspberry-pi-radio-with-battery

James Wolf’s Enercell-Powered Internet Radio

Over the past 90+ years of RadioShack being in business, the world has changed pretty much constantly. What started as a leather company with Tandy Corporation is now RadioShack, and we sell everything from resistors to smartphones, and everything in between. One thing that’s remained constant, though, is that we wouldn’t be here without cool […] Read more

A Closer Look At The Nokia Lumia 920

I have quite a bit of history with Nokia – my first Nokia phone was the 6100 series. You remember those – candybar, non-color screen, with Snake on there and a real keypad? My, how the times have changed. Over the years, I’ve had the chance to use nearly every smartphone that Nokia has produced, […] Read more