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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

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 From A First Timer

Well, I made it through my very first Consumer Electronic Show and it was a whirlwind of technology, people and more people! Coming into the week I had no idea what to expect.  I had never been before and I really had not heard that much about it, besides that it was HUGE! The Consumer […] Read more

CES 2012 – Tech That Worked

We’re finally back from Las Vegas and the tech heaven that is the Consumer Electronics Show. As you would expect, we took a TON of gadgets and technology with us to help keep up with the team and give you constant updates from the show floor. Some of that technology worked awesome, some didn’t fare […] Read more

CES 2012 – Day 3 Recap

[embedplusvideo standard="http://www.youtube.com/v/ygqwjD8P4mI" height="343" width="560"  /] It’s been such a fun week hanging out in Las Vegas and seeing into the future of tech for 2012. With sore feet and aching touchscreen fingers, we say goodbye to CES 2012 and look forward to CES 2013. Thanks for tuning in to all of the fun we’ve been […] Read more

CES 2012 – Sony Xperia S and Xperia Ion

[embedplusvideo standard="http://www.youtube.com/v/Ob6NI3ZowD4" height="343" width="560"  /] At the Sony booth, we got to play with the Xperia Ion and Xperia S smartphones. For shutterbugs, few, if any, phones can take photos as quickly as these two cameraphones. With less than 1.5 seconds between shots, you can fire off pic after pic and never miss that perfect […] Read more

CES 2012 – Nokia Lumia 900

[embedplusvideo standard="http://www.youtube.com/v/xWkkT9F-HT4" height="343" width="560"  /] During our stop at the Nokia booth, we got a full presentation of the newly announced AT&T exclusive smartphone, the Nokia Lumia 900. With the 8 megapixel rear-facing Carl Zeiss camera, the 900 continues the tradition of killer Nokia cameraphones. The distinctive cyan polycarbonate body really made this phone stand out […] Read more

CES 2012 – Corning Gorilla Glass

[embedplusvideo standard="http://www.youtube.com/v/hzzJE5z3lKU" height="343" width="560"  /] Usually breaking your phone’s screen is one of the worst things that can happen to you, but not at Corning Gorilla Glass’s booth at CES. We got to see just how tough their damage- and scratch-resistant glass is, and channeled the aggression we had about our sore feet into breaking […] Read more