Summer Tech 2012

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Taking Technology to the Streets
(or the Beach, Backyard or Tropical Bistro)

The summer season is packed with plenty to keep you busy and our tech experts have some great advice for making the most of your gadgets and gizmos so you can get the most fun out of your vacation days. Whether it’s learning how a hot tablet app makes it easy to find the coolest new places or picking the best camera for your travel needs, we’ve got the tips and tricks to make your getaway truly spectacular. Even if you’re enjoying a “staycation” at home our sites are loaded with the news and reviews of products that are designed to make life a little less boring. So take a closer look and find out how the latest tech can make summer that much more incredible.

Best Vacation Notebooks: Dell INSPIRON 14z vs HP ENVY Sleekbook 4t

Looking for a notebook that serves both travel and entertainment purposes equally well? These two thin-and-light 14-inch consumer models start at just $699 and weigh around four pounds; see which one wins!

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Yelp for Android OS Review: Advice for Travelers

Regardless of where you travel, whether for business or fun, Yelp can help you find places of interest like restaurants, malls, and gas stations, directly from your mobile phone. In theory, anyway.

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Using Your iPhone for Summer Time Reading

Is reading one of your favorite summer pastimes? Read this guide to find out why your iPhone might come in handy, and where to find the content you crave.

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Four Compact Cameras That Will Map Your Summer Vacation

Wandering off the beaten path often provides some great unexpected photo opportunities. Until recently, your compact camera could record those images but probably couldn’t record where they were taken. Now, the market is brimming with cameras capable of geo-tagging your vacation pictures. Let these four GPS-equipped cameras do the tracking so you can keep wandering.

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Apple AirPrint: Making iOS Device Printing Easy

Is your iPhone’s ever growing Camera Roll leaving you wishing you could print more easily? Or maybe you are using your iPad for work, and you’ve come to rely on Pages or Numbers. After owning an iPhone or an iPad for some period of time, you may begin to find a need to print from your iOS device or devices. Thanks to this growing demand, Apple introduced AirPrint and we’ll take you through the in’s and out’s.

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