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[ 20 Aug 2012 | Comments Off on Samsung Galaxy SIII is one of best smartphones ever, period. ]

When I pulled the Samsung Galaxy SIII smartphone out of the box recently, I immediately noticed two things:
1. It was packed in there really well, with no wasted space. A little like Apple handles its iPhones and iPads.
2. It was gorgeous, thin and, well, very large.
The Sammy Galaxy S3 or SIII is 4.8 inches long. Remember when we all laughed at people using the 5-inch Galaxy Note as a phone instead of a tablet? Well, …

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[ 20 Aug 2012 | Comments Off on The Cinebarre movie experience sure agrees with us, and why it might do the same for you ]

Recently, a new Cinebarre location opened up in’s home market in beautiful Charlotte, NC. Of course, being the tech geeks and film geeks we are, this seemed like a match made in heaven.
Despite the name, which is easily confused with the more popular cinnamon bun spot that is in nearly every airport in America, Cinebarre is a neat movie-going concept. It’s got locations in Asheville, N.C., Charleston, S.C., Denver, Colo, Salem, Ore, and Seattle, …