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The Realization of A Bookless Library

If you are a bookworm who prefers to read a paperback, I don’t have any idea if you would be grateful of the newly opened bookless library in the south side of San Antonio. Yes, you read it right. There is now a bookless library, the Bexar County Digital Library which is also known as BiblioTech, which was opened last Saturday, September 7, 2013. This digital library was constructed in a 4,000-square-foot-space which costs $2.4 million of which the $1.9 million comes from the county tax and $500,000 in private donations. BiblioTech is filled with 500 e-readers and 10, 000…

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite Review

As a student, using an electronic reader is definitely a must. Whether for leisurely reading or intense studying, the convenience brought by a good e –reader cannot be overemphasized. I believe I found the perfect product with the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite. When I first thought of purchasing a reader, Kindle immediately came to mind, not only because it is a leading brand but because of the reputation it has established in the e book world.  Many of the friends I asked regarding which product to purchase also recommended Amazon’s Kindle. The screen resolution and brightness is a major consideration for me…

BOREDOM BUSTERS: Mobile Apps for Entertainment

Gone are the days when you have to go out of the house just to inject fun into your bored life. Now, as long as you have a mobile device at hand, you can spend the day away tweaking and having fun with the various mobile applications. All you need is of course a portable device and an internet connection, which is not a problem because almost all coffee shops are active Wi-Fi hotspot. If you’re planning a couch potato weekend, here are some of the mobile applications you can download. For the Music Buff in You The mobile applications…

Tips on buying marine binoculars

Binoculars are definitely among the most versatile optic we know around because they can be sued by different people for different purposes; travelers, hunters, boating enthusiasts, bird watchers and many other outdoor enthusiasts. Their versatility is due to the fact that they are made in different designs, sizes etc in order to make the suitable for different purposes. A simple set of binoculars will give a lover of the outdoors a great field of view and one can choose from different models depending on what task they want to use them for. For those who love boating, there is no…

How To Find New Electronics At Bargain Prices

In the world of technology, nothing is sure. New devices and gadgets are released on an almost every day basis, and it is almost certain that your device will be out dated by this time next month. Question is, why do we have to pay top dollar for something that may be “yesterday’s news” within three months? This article will tell you how it is possible to obtain the newest electronic devices at rock-bottom prices. Search Online Well-known electronics retailers will do their best to persuade consumers their prices are the absolute best. The so-called tech-geeks will tell you there…

Stringed: Guitar Brands You Should Trust

When it comes to buying a guitar, it shouldn’t be much of a problem if you know which brands to go for. With the music industry in a fast – pace, there are a lot of brands that go in and about. But here is a quick guide on which to go for, especially because guitars are now considered investments. Remember that a guitar style and brand appraises what you own now may cost much more in a couple of years. 1.       Gibson Some of the reviews say that “The best guitar brand is not about the price, but the model.…

Top Hair Dryers For Every Budget

This week’s mission was to find the best hair dryer for three different budgets: rich, comfortable, and broke. It wouldn’t be so hard if there wasn’t such a pile of hair dryers out there, but I got on with the testing, and here is my report of the best. If you’re nice and rich Parlux 385 Power Light Ceramic and Ionic Hair Dryer For power-styling without losing the feeling in my arm, this baby was cool beans. Using the wrong hair care products takes me directly towards frizz, but this dryer was perfect for keeping me smooth and stylish with…

Instagram Is A Place To Shop Now?

Now, as an avid lover of fashion and all that encompasses it, I was absolutely thrilled when I started discovering the endless accounts on Instagram that post pictures of adorable outfits that you can get inspiration from in what you are purchasing when you’re out shopping, to creating your own at home. They are always trending pieces, the color scheme is always perfect, and the clothes themselves always arranged with the utmost care. The Appeal Of Shopping Through Instagram. Wait a minute, they also will tell you where you can get these clothes? You mean there’s a link right under…

What’s Inside iPhone 5s

Weeks and days prior to the release of iPhone 5s (with lowercase ‘s’), there were lots of speculations on the performance of this newest additional to the iPhone family. Comparison of this product to other handset is the talk of the town. Lovers versus haters of iPhone are flooding the comment boxes that you can see in every website that discusses about iPhone 5s. A lot claims that aside from its 64-bit architecture, Touch ID and the three colors; black, silver and gold, iPhone 5s does not take a lot farther from iPhone 5. Apple’s CEO Tim Cook, took the…

LG G Pad – The Pad to Look Forward To

September 10, 2013 is marked as the release date of Apple’s iPhone 5S. Yes, a new cell phone from Apple company that almost every tech-savvy anywhere in the world is looking forward to for grab. It is the buzz in the techno-world as of this week along with the leaked photos and videos of the rumored G Pad from LG.Apart from iPhone 5S that almost everyone is getting frenzied about, tablet and pad lovers are likewise looking forward for the newest pad of LG, which hangs the question, could it really surpass or at least compete with iPad of Apple’s?…