Tech Reviews

Roundup: Snugg iPhone Cases You Should Consider

Roundup: Snugg iPhone Cases You Should Consider 0

OtterBox cases for iPhone tend to steal the show, but there are other phone case brands worth mentioning as well.  Snugg provides a variety of cases that can protect your iPhone and keep it stylish too. Pouch Case in Premium Leather This is a high-quality case with a black stitch finish along the edges of(…)

2013 Blast Holiday Gift Guides: Music

2013 Blast Holiday Gift Guides: Music 1

Happy Holidays from Blast Magazine. As we close out our sixth year, we’re putting together a series of holiday gift guides to get you into the holiday money-spending season! We start with… The 2013 Music Gift Guide Amazon.com Widgets With new music discoveries always on the horizon via resources like Youtube, Pandora, Spotify, and more,(…)

Graphic: The evolution of musical education

Graphic: The evolution of musical education 0

Musical education has evolved well past the days of singing along as a teacher plays the piano. Today, psychologists understand that strong links between the mind’s processing of information and the processing of music exist. As such, it can be possible to boost your memory creation and information retention just by playing music. Does Music(…)

Consumer Reports Classifies Monster’s M7 7-inch Tablet as a “Don’t Buy”

Consumer Reports Classifies Monster’s M7 7-inch Tablet as a “Don’t Buy” 0

Although Wal-Mart had high hopes for the $150 Monster M7 tablet found exclusively at their store, Consumer Reports does not believe it is worth the money. After testing, Consumer Reports found that the tablet regularly locks up. Out of three samples they have tested, all three had issues. When the tablet locks up, the screen(…)

RingMeMaybe App Prevents Spammers (or bad dates) from Finding Your Real Phone Number

RingMeMaybe App Prevents Spammers (or bad dates) from Finding Your Real Phone Number 3

Sometimes the Internet is the only thing that can defeat the Internet.  Thanks to the RingMeMaybe app, set for release on Thursday, October 17, iOS users can now circumvent the spam associated with entering your phone number on a website. This app can produce an infinite amount of disposable numbers that you can assign to(…)

5 Mice (and other input devices) for the 2014 computer

5 Mice (and other input devices) for the 2014 computer 2

Oh good lord, computers are dying! Actually, no they’re not, but that’s a separate rant. Computers aren’t dying. They’re not going away. You’re not all going to be using just iPads and Nexuses (Nexi?) and Surfaces (Surfi?) in six months. Whether its for hardcore gaming, graphic design, publishing, video production, or checking your email, you’re(…)

Tested: Five smartphone accessories NOT for the iPhone 5S or 5C

Tested: Five smartphone accessories NOT for the iPhone 5S or 5C 3

Hubbub. That’s what it is. Apple releases some new phones (same size as the old phone) and the world goes nuts with accessories. Nuts. Bonkers. Insane. All in the name of SEO. Fact is, most people don’t have an iPhone 5S, or a 5C or a FIVE in general. And we still get plenty of(…)