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Kindle Paperwhite 2015 Latest Model - E-Reader or Tablet?

Kindle Paperwhite 2015 Latest Model - E-Reader or Tablet? | Computers And Gadgets | Scoop.it
Amazon has upgraded its best-selling Kindle Paperwhite, which for some reason got left out in the annual pre-Christmas revamp last year. The headline news is that the screen resolution is … Continue Reading →
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The new Paperwhite for 2015. Now you can get 300 PPI - even if the Voyage is out of your price range.

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Built In Car Mounted Breathalyzer

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It may be a sign of my increasing age that I think this is cool. I used to hanker after things like ray guns, hover cars and anti-gravity boots (I read a lot of sci-fi), but these days, a car that ...
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NHTSA, in collaboration with several major auto manufacturers, are working on DADSS - Driver Alcohol Detection System for Safety - which will detect if drivers are over the limit using a combination of non-touch and touch sensors. If the driver is over the legal alcohol consumption limit, the car will not start. It could save thousands of lives every year.

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Where To Find Free E-Books? - E-Reader or Tablet?

Where To Find Free E-Books? - E-Reader or Tablet? | Computers And Gadgets | Scoop.it
Where to find free e-books for a variety of different reading devices.
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Plenty of sources of free e-books - some for download, some to read online.

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'Disenchanted' Review

'Disenchanted' Review | Computers And Gadgets | Scoop.it
'Disenchanted' is a humorous fantasy novel, written by Robert Kroese. The book follows the story of King Boric as he searches for a way to break a curse of un-death caused by his enchanted sword. T...
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Identity Theft Protection - RFID Blockers

Identity Theft Protection - RFID Blockers | Computers And Gadgets | Scoop.it
  What Is RFID? RFID - Radio Frequency Identification - is a way to wirelessly transfer information for identification purposes. It can be used in tracking devices - such as tracking implants ...
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RFID cards are handy for making contactless payments - but it's also easy enough for criminals armed with RFID scanners to electronically pickpocket your information. Find out what you can do about it here.

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The Appeal Of Tablet Computers

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Why Are Tablet Computers So Popular? Tablet computers are incredibly popular right now. They are outselling both laptops and desktops combined, making up more than 50% of all computer sales. For ma...
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Tablet Computers - The Fun Factor

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The Appeal Of Tablet Computers Whilst I much prefer reading on an e-reader, I am far from immune to the charms of tablet computers. Fortunately it's not an "either - or" scenario, you can have a ta...
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Tablet computers are fun - that's why they're so popular.

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The Appeal Of Tablet Computers

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Tablet Computers Are A Popular Choice Tablet computers are, for many people, the number one computing choice right now. They make up more than 50% of computer sales, outselling laptops and desktops...
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Have Tablet Computers Had Their Day?

Have Tablet Computers Had Their Day? | Computers And Gadgets | Scoop.it
Is The Appeal Of Tablet Computers Waning? It seems that sales of tablet computers are slowing down somewhat. Many of the big tablet suppliers saw lower sales in the last quarter of 2014 than for th...
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Are tablet computers on the way out? Sales are down on the same period last year - for the first time since Apple launched the iPad back in 2010.

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Do You Suffer From Laptop Slouch?

Do You Suffer From Laptop Slouch? | Computers And Gadgets | Scoop.it
Laptop Computers Laptop computers are great gadgets. They provide you with the computing power you need, whenever you need it, wherever you need it. It's hard to imagine how difficult life might be...
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Do I Need A Laptop Cooling Pad? | Inexgorica.com

Do I Need A Laptop Cooling Pad? | Inexgorica.com | Computers And Gadgets | Scoop.it
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Laptop cooling pads are a very smart investment. They cost just a few dollars and will protect both your expensive hardware and the date, files, photos etc. stored on its hard drive.

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My Dad Rocks - Premium Whiskey Stones Set Of 9

My Dad Rocks - Premium Whiskey Stones Set Of 9 | Computers And Gadgets | Scoop.it
Here's a nice gift for anyone whose father likes a whisky now and again - a set of 9 whisky chilling stones from Bellavanti. Obviously these would make a great gift for Father's Day - and at the ti...
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A nice gift for any whiskey loving dad - on Father's Day or otherwise!

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Laptop Cooling Fan

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USB Laptop Cooling Fan USB laptop cooling fans attach to the cooler exhaust of your laptop and suck air out faster, thereby helping your laptop to run cooler. There are a variety of different model...
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Keep your laptop cool - it will work better and last longer.

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The Dark Lord's Handbook - by Paul Dale

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The Dark Lord’s Handbook – by Paul Dale One of the things I like most about the whole e-reader and e-book revolution is the fact that it has made self-publishing a lot easier. I've read some great ...
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Another excellent self published e-book, which I enjoyed immensely. It's amazing to think that, before the advent of e-readers and e-books, the large majority of these self published authors would have had no outlet for their work.

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Which Is the Best Kindle Reader?

Which Is the Best Kindle Reader? | Computers And Gadgets | Scoop.it
Not everyone will agree that Amazon's Kindle reader is the best reader on the market - but the fact that it is the most popular (based on sales volume) seems to be pretty self evident - to me at le...
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The E-Book Revolution

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Changes To The Way That We Used To Read Books Johannes Gutenberg is generally credited with inventing moveable type. He unveiled his system early in the fifteenth century, sometime around 1436 - al...
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Advantages Of E-Readers

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E-Readers Have A Lot To Offer Reading has always been a passion of mine, so when e-readers first hit the market back in 2006 (Sony PRS) and 2007 (Amazon Kindle), I just had to have one. At that tim...
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E-readers and e-books have many advantages over printed books - although not all will agree. It probably depends upon whether you are a true bibliophile (you like physical books) or if you are just someone who enjoys reading and isn't too concerned about the medium by which you do this.

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How Green Are E-Books? - E-Reader or Tablet?

How Green Are E-Books? - E-Reader or Tablet? | Computers And Gadgets | Scoop.it
Are E-Books Better For The Environment? E-readers and e-books are often cited as being environmentally friendly – certainly more environmentally friendly than nasty, tree killing, pollution producing printed books. On … Continue Reading →
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What Books Are Not Good For E-Readers?

What Books Are Not Good For E-Readers? | Computers And Gadgets | Scoop.it
Are There Books That Don't Work Well With E-Readers? Since I got my e-reader, five or six years ago, I hardly read any books in printed format. There are a few types of books that won't work so wel...
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Are there some kinds of book that work better in print?

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Five Tips To Safeguard Your Laptop

Five Tips To Safeguard Your Laptop | Computers And Gadgets | Scoop.it
Looking After Your Laptop Laptop computers are great. I love mine - it's incredibly handy to have good computing power wherever I go. However, the portable nature of laptops, and the way that peopl...
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Kindle Voyage E-Reader

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The Kindle Voyage The Kindle Voyage is the best Kindle to date, which is another way of saying that it's the best ereader available on the market right now. It has an amazing, sharp display, comple...
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How much would you be happy to pay for the best e-reader available?

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How To Set Parental Controls On The Kindle Fire

How To Set Parental Controls On The Kindle Fire | Computers And Gadgets | Scoop.it
How Do I Set Up Parental Controls On My Kindle Fire? More and more parents are opting to get their children standard entry level tablet computers rather than choosing specially designed tablets for...
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Setting parental controls on the Kindle Fire is easy to do.

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E-Ink Displays

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 How Do E-Ink Displays Work? E-Ink Technology Displays One of the biggest differences between e-readers and tablet computers is the kind of display used. E-readers use e-ink technology displays whe...
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