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An Informative Rant About TVs

November 28, 2010

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Anyone get any amazing Black Friday deals on TVs?  There were plenty of sales going on this year at every store that sold televisions, with TVs usually being on the front page, and at the top of everyone’s wish list (including mine.)  Of course, as a college student with very little money to spare, and […]

In on the DLC

November 14, 2010

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In my first post, “Is Your Game Really Yours?” I talked about a Supreme Court ruling and how it may affect the reselling of your old video games, and how reselling your old games is better for the environment than sending them to your local landfill.  In this entry, I will highlight another environmentally friendly […]

The Greener Side of Facebook

November 7, 2010

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It seems like every major corporation and business nowadays is attempting to be greener and more environmentally friendly, and Facebook is no different. Facebook has their very own green page  (www.facebook.com/green) that members can “like” and visit to view green news from the social media giant.  Under its info page, the first sentence under their […]

Recharge Your Wallet

October 31, 2010

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Not all gamers (like not all people) care about “being green” or being environmentally friendly, but who doesn’t like to save money?  A simple way gamers can help out the environment and save some moolah is by utilizing rechargeable batteries in your controllers. Here are some suggestions if you’re not sure what brand to purchase. […]

Utilizing Your System’s Graphics- 101

September 19, 2010

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For many video game and media enthusiasts, great graphics is a must-have. There are plenty of options to choose from: PC monitors, LED screen, LCD screens, plasma screens, projectors, etc.  The list goes on and on-especially when you need to consider finer details such as resolution, size, contrast ratio, and refresh rate. Of course, don’t […]