Solo™ by 3DR at Best Buy

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The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. My Dad had a remote control helicopter when I was younger. It was a lot of fun to watch him fly it! I never tried myself, I most likely would have crashed it. These days technology has advanced in leaps and bounds and I know he would love to try the new Solo™ by 3DR. This thing is seriously cool! It's your own personal drone, capable of capturing live HD video and amazing photos with GoPro cameras. The Solo hit Best Buy stores on June 8 and retail for $999. That might seem a bit pricey, but can you imagine the breath taking imagery you could capture? This is the first ever drone to be powered by integrated Linux computers, one in the drone itself and the other in the controller. They are connected with a dedicated Wi-Fi signal. Speaking of controllers, this isn't the bulky, clunky old RC style. They have been redesigned with gamers and … [Read more...]

The LG G4 Debuts at Best Buy

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The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. My husband has an iPhone, but I've always preferred Androids. I'm especially a fan of LG phones. I currently have an LG Volt and while it isn't the newest model and has a crack down the screen, it has always done everything I've need it to do. It's dependable and fast. I'm sure I would squeal like a kid in a candy shop to have the new LG G4, but until my old phone finally quits on me, an upgrade isn't in the cards. The LG G4 has all the features I've come to know and love with my Volt, but they are improved upon and enhanced. The changes have been made focusing on three specifics: the camera, the display, and the design. Obviously we want our smartphones to take phenomenal photos - even on the fly - and the display needs to be amazing whether we're reading emails, playing a game, or streaming Netflix. The design is also important, the phone … [Read more...]

What is SUHD? Find Out at Best Buy

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You've probably heard the term SUHD floating around lately or 4K television, but do you know what it is? It's the latest advancement in television design and it's pretty awesome. The Samsung 4K SUHD TV is powered by a revolutionary panel featuring Nano-crystal technology. Sounds fancy, right? It is. Everything you see is brighter, crisper, and more detailed. I don't know about you, but I spend a good amount of time watching tv and movies with family and viewing both on the 4K TV is stunning. With 4 times the resolution of full HD, the SUHD presents more lifelike pictures with a wider range of colors. Those colors are deepened and more contrasted with improved black levels, and further enhanced with the Peak Illuminator Pro. With 8.3 million pixels, this type of viewable content is unrivaled. The totally cool part is that the SUHD uses a multi-step process part of Samsung's exclusive upscaling technology that converts movies, shows, and sports from any channel, Blu-ray payer or … [Read more...]

Win a Mystery Toy Gift Basket

I miss the days when Jake was into super heroes and watching cartoons. It was a lot of fun and more affordable than his current interests which are expensive clothes, watches, tattoos, and cars. My baby went and grew up! But there are still amazing new videos from DCKids and Warner Bros' on their new Youtube channels to keep all the kids and those young at heart happy. There are plenty of updates being released during the next year as well so don't forget to subscribe: DCKids Channel WBKids Channel Take a peek at Batman Unlimited in action with this video:   Be sure to enter to win: 5 DCKids & WBKids Mystery Toy Gift Baskets containing a minimum of $50 worth of gifts chosen by the staff of WBKids & DCKids. a Rafflecopter giveaway … [Read more...]

Check Out the New HP Envy Touchsmart Laptop

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I've been a gamer for as long as I can remember. I love games! Card games, board games, console games, PC games - you get the picture. I've had a lot of fun watching computer games evolve over the years. When I was learning BASIC, we had to come up with a project and of course, mine was a scavenger hunt type game. I've played Warcraft, Starcraft, EverQuest, and WoW as well as numerous strategy games and well pretty much anything but sports. Why am I talking about games? Because a gamer needs a good computer. The new AMD FX APU – HP Envy Touchsmart Laptop would be the perfect, portable option for all my gaming needs.   Best Buy has this kicking laptop complete with the exclusive AMD FX APU with Quad-core processing. AMD Quad-Core FX-7500 APU handles the AMD Radeon graphics alongside the central processor to balance the load, enabling great performance, immersive graphics and many intelligent features. That means you can expect award winning graphics combined with … [Read more...]