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Fun April Fools Apps

April Fool’s Day is around the corner and we want to make sure you are fully prepared. Every year, April 1st rolls around and you are not the prankster, but the one getting the pranks played on them. Well, not this year!  Before the big day arrives, take a look at some of our favorite, […] Read more

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The Boost Force Is Now Available

We were able to get our hand on the the latest 4G LTE smartphones from Boost Mobile, the Boost Force. This bad boy has some really great features, which Ricky was able to dive into in this Closer Look video: As you can see, the Boost Force is quite impressive with a  4-inch touch screen display with […] Read more

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King of the Nerds Finale TONIGHT on TBS

The season finale of King of the Nerds will air tonight at 9 PM CST on TBS.  It is an American reality competition series that follows eleven contestants as they complete various tasks. The winner receives the grand prize of $100,000 and ultimately be “crowned the greatest nerd” of them all! Don’t miss tonight’s final episode when […] Read more

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How To Choose A Bluetooth Portable Speaker

Today’s smartphones are portable music powerhouses – there are services such as the MUVE music service that’s bundled with RadioShack No Contract phones, or Spotify for other phones, that allow you to enjoy unlimited access to millions of songs, right from your phone, no computer needed. However, when it comes to sharing all that music, the […] Read more

RadioShack LED Cube for Arduino Offers Fun Challenge

The new LED Cube from RadioShack offers intermediate DIY’ers a chance to step up their building skills. As my friend Gerald the engineer told me, “Building in 3D space is not for beginners.” As I built my cube, I realized how true his words were. This was my first attempt to build an object above the […] Read more

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The LG Optimus G Is Now Available

When it comes to smartphones these days, they all look pretty much the same, right? A big display, maybe some buttons along the bottom and on the edges, and that’s about it. It’s the insides that really make the difference, and the LG Optimus G is one that really stands out. This phone has some […] Read more

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Great Create Challenge: Mod Your Mobile

It’s a new year, and that means a new Great Create Challenge here on techspecs! As we look through all the awesome projects on Instructables, Make, and other communities, we’ve seen an increasing number of projects that incorporate some sort of mobile device, be it a tablet, cellphone, GPS, or even that netbook you still […] Read more

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Top 5 Valentine’s Day Projects

It’s almost February 14th, which means it’s either almost Valentine’s Day or Singles Awareness Day, depending on your current situation. Either way, there’s no better time of the year to build a new project. If you’re in a relationship, then a homemade gift is the best route – it shows that you cared about the […] Read more