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Create Messages on the 16×2 Green Serial LCD

Similar to our 16×2 LCD Shield, the RadioShack 16×2 Green Serial LCD offers a compact display for your Arduino-based projects. The Serial LCD connects to your Arduino (or other microprocessor) through ground/power connections and a single-wire serial interface. After connecting it, you can view messages 32 characters at a time on two lines (16 characters […] Read more

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Summer Shape Up

So you spent the winter months lounging on the couch,watching your favorite episodes of Friends, and now summer is here and you need to shape up….or maybe that is just me. Anyways, I know I am not the only one that needs a little help staying motivated! So we have put together some great tech […] Read more

MusicApps

Top Music Apps for Summer

Summer is in full swing! The temperatures are rising,  family vacation have commenced and great summer music fills the air.  We all have our favorite songs that we love listening to during the summer months. They bring back memories of simpler times and allow us to kick back and relax. Since music is important to any barbecue, road trip or […] Read more

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Top 5 Travel Tech for Dad

Father’s Day is around the corner and every dad would love some new tech for their summer travels. Summer means roads trips, barbecues and lots and lots of fun!  That is why we have put together our top 5 travel tech for dad. Every man needs to be  prepared with the best tech to make the best […] Read more

mobileproductsupport

Join the #RSMPS Office Hours

In November of 2011, RadioShack launched its Mobile Product Support! For those that are not familiar with this FREE service for RadioShack customers, it is exclusive support for your devices. Once you purchase a new phone or tablet you are automatically signed up. Whenever or however you need it, we are there to help you can […] Read more

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How To Ditch Your Home Phone Service

With smartphones becoming the most used source of communications, be that texting, tweeting or calling, a home phone is becoming less of a  staple for the home. There is a whole generation that may not have used a land-line in their lifetime, but been raised using only  a cell phone. However, there are still some major features of home phones that […] Read more

Arduino-Powered Bicycle Speedometer

Top 5 Projects For The Great Outdoors

Summer is pretty much here, depending on where you live, which means you’re probably getting ready to spend more time outside in the coming months. Just because you’re outside, doesn’t mean you should stop building cool projects – in fact, there are TONS of cool stuff you can build that are designed for the great […] Read more

Kyocera Torque

Testing The Rugged Kyocera Torque for Sprint

Rugged smartphones are probably one of my favorite things to get to play with. Most smartphones are just big sheets of glass with some circuitry inside – they’re relatively fragile, and they’re not typically something you would submerge in water or throw dirt on, unless you have a protective case on it. The Kyocera Torque, […] Read more