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The Best of Great Create

There’s more awesome work going on in The Great Create, and we’ve found some of the top new gadgets that you’re going to love. These gadgets were all created by people just like you, who have a passion for making the ordinary, extraordinary and bringing their ideas to life with some DIY finesse. The Mullet […] Read more

7 Great Tips To Swype Better

Swype is one of the most popular keyboard applications for Android-powered smartphones. This innovative keyboard lets you trace a line through all the letters of the word that you want to type, as opposed to tapping each individual letter. Once you get the hang of it, typing on a Swype keyboard is significantly faster than […] Read more

The Great Create

DIYers around the world have been solving problems for generations. From household, to scientific, to boredom, without the creative and innovative spirits of some of our best DIYers, our greatest inventions may have never been created. This is what The Great Create is all about – providing a stage for the technology inspired, from “mad […] Read more

Unboxing the HP TouchPad

The HP TouchPad arrived at RadioShack recently, and we were floored by the beautiful and functional webOS, which offers easy multitasking to let you get things done more easily. It is also wonderful for entertainment, with Beats Audio technology integrated! You can download movies from anywhere with the HP Movie Store or use the Amazon Kindle app […] Read more

Top Apps for Back-to-College

It’s back-to-school time and that means classes, work and always being on the go. With the great mobility of connectivity, it’s easier than ever to keep everything you need with you- not in a backpack, but in the palm of your hand. Check out some of these must-have apps this year to help you start […] Read more

Q&A with Forrest Mims III: Author

Forrest M. Mims III has written over sixty books about science, computers and electronic circuits that he has tested and built. We were able to wrack his brain and learn a little more about the man who has sold over 7.5 million copies of his books. Throughout the Q&A we were able to learn a little […] Read more

A Closer Look At The Toshiba Thrive Tablet

There are a handful of awesome Android-powered tablets available at RadioShack today, but the Toshiba Thrive tablet really stands out from the rest, thanks to some unique hardware features. Unlike other tablets, the Toshiba Thrive tablet sports a full-sized HDMI port and a full-sized USB port that makes it super easy to connect to an […] Read more

Jordan and Steve Say Farewell

We took shooting pics and videos on your phone to the next level. Actually, we took it all the way to France. The Shack sent two guys (Jordan &  Steve) to the famous Tour to bring us state-siders the big race and France through their eyes. And they did, all through their mobiles—the HTC Sensation […] Read more