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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

Five Apps to Keep Your Resolutions Going Strong

Statistics say that about half of all Americans make New Year’s resolutions. The stats also say that nearly all of us fail to stick with them. What’s even sadder is that most people’s New Year’s resolutions start to fizzle out within the first two weeks of January. We try to be good, we really do, […] 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

The Great Create Challenge #2

We launched the Great Create site in early 2011, and since then, we’ve marveled at the awesome projects that you’ve built using RadioShack parts and pieces. To help spur some friendly competition, we launched the Great Create Arduino Challenge last month, and many of you submitted some really innovative Arduino-based projects. We want to keep that going, […] 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