Recent Blog Posts

  • Wireless-AC vs. Wireless-N: What you should know




    Wireless, or Wi-Fi, protocols aren’t common knowledge for the average consumer. It’s one of those understated tech specs that can play a big role in how well you enjoy the convenience of browsing or streaming on your home network. So, when you see the term 802.11ac, or Wireless-AC, you know you’re looking at the current standard. Still, there are routers and devices out there that work on 802.11n or Wireless-N, and it might be worth it to you to know the differences between them.

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  • Can Castlevania Lords of Shadow 2 continue the tradition? - Review

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    Castlevania, a classic series that has been around for decades now.  Steeped in history and spanning most game consoles since the 8-bit era. The first Castlevania: Lords of Shadow was slow to start out of the gate. Many people only realized how finely crafted it was after several months or in some cases years of it being out. Will the follow up Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 prove to be as fine a game as the last or will it just be another flash in the pan?

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  • Top 5 Considerations When Buying a Mattress

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    When did you purchase your last mattresses? Or did you buy your recent mattresses without considering key features that will suit your needs? Here are 5 considerations when you are looking for you next mattress.

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  • How to connect to your Garmin Fitness Tracker with Garmin Connect


    When you’re on the road to fitness, going it alone can be tough. Sure there are the moments where you need to focus; pulling that dead lift off the ground, or pushing through the wall on however many km you find to be your max.


    But a sense of community can make fitness more fun… and it can make reaching your goals a whole lot easier. Garmin’s entry into the fit community is Garmin Connect, and it’s part of every fitness tracker that they make. Let’s take a look.


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  • Garmin's Vivofit Fitness Tracker


    As one of the most well-known names in geolocation technology, Garmin is coming to the table–and to Future Shop stores near you–with their take on fitness band technology. Vivofit from Garmin takes the pieces that many competitors are showcasing, putting them together in a single band that looks like it’s going to be a hit with fitness folk like you and me!

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