All Posts: Tips and Tricks

How To Survive SXSW In Style

We’re just a few days away from one of our favorite annual events, the South by Southwest Music, Film and Interactive Festival. Every year thousands of creative musicians, filmmakers and tech geeks descend on Austin, Texas, for conferences, presentations, networking events and showcases. If you’re making your first trip to SXSW, it can be a […] Read more

Staying Fit With fitbit

We are now over a month into the New Year and if you are anything like me, those New Year’s resolutions may have become harder and harder to stick to. Working out may have lost its luster and maybe that “No fast food” resolution ended with a few trips to your favorite fast food restaurant. Read more

Soldering 101 – A Meticulous Manual for Melting Metal

The other day, we asked a simple question on Facebook and Twitter: “How old were you when you first learned to solder?” Of the many responses, one of our favorites was, “RadioShack should have a soldering demo station at its stores. I think people who weren’t taught are intimidated by it.” We totally agreed about […] Read more

Top 10 Things To Do When Football Is Over

We all know the feeling. Since August your weekends have been spent watching your favorite football teams play week in and week out. Saturdays were spent tailgating, then watching your college team try and make it to a bowl game. Sundays were spent sitting on the couch, with a bowl of chips, watching your favorite professional team […] Read more

Your Big Game Playbook

No sporting event whips people into a frenzy like championship football. It’s the biggest event of the year, and just like the plays on the field, your watching party has to be perfectly executed if you’re going to score some major points. You can’t get called on technical penalties like a tiny TV or no […] Read more

CES 2012 Behind The Scenes

Actually using the products that we carry in RadioShack stores is one of the coolest and most important parts of my job. You’ve already seen this as we shot the 3D motorcycle video with the HTC EVO 3D, and with our Verizon Stop-Motion video recorded entirely on the iPhone 4. As we started planning for […] Read more

CES 2012 Survival Guide

For those of us who are lucky enough to work in the tech industry, Spring Break arrives two months early every year in the form of CES (Consumer Electronics Show). To me, CES is like my birthday, Spring Break and eating calorie-free ice cream all rolled into four nonstop days of excellence. It is fun […] Read more

Halloween Survival Guide

All Hallows Eve is upon us, and the true terrors aren’t the witches, devils and monsters. We think that getting lost in the dark, taking lousy Halloween pictures, and wondering if your kids are up to no good are definitely more horrifying, so here’s our Halloween Survival Guide to help you stay safe, have fun, […] Read more