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Review: Does The Amazon Echo Reverberate With Buyers?

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Nat Gertler is the author of this article and such acclaimed about-the-author paragraphs as the ones on The Peanuts Collection, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Creating a Graphic Novel, and The Licensable BearTM Big Book of Officially Licensed Fun!. Through his publishing line, About Comics, and its prose imprint, Combustoica, he publishes non-Peanuts work by […]

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CES 2015 Brings The Nostalgia Factor With Polaroid, Sony, Dell, And Palm


You may have noticed a lack of CES 2015 coverage on Techcitement. To be honest, it’s all been a bit overwhelming. So far, many of our favorite companies have announced impressive new devices. We’re dying to test them all. One thing that’s struck us is how many devices at an event that looks at upcoming […]

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Review: Adonit Wants You To Take Stylus In Hand With The Jot Touch and Script


For these stylus pens, we asked an artist to do a guest review. Travis Hanson is an Eisner-nominated fantasy illustrator with a huge imagination. His works include comics, children’s art, fantasy, and just fun illustrations that encourage the need for people to be creative. For more information on Harris’s works, rates and ideas, check out his site. As […]

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Review: Amazon Fire TV Stick Has A Few Kinks To Work Out


Guest review by Nat Gertler Amazon’s new Fire TV Stick is the e-tailing giant’s entry into the TV-streamers-on-an-HDMI-dongle market, facing up against Google’s Chromecast and the Roku stick. Like Chromecast, the Fire TV Stick is an affordable piece of electronics, a $39 item initially dropped to $20 for early-adopting Amazon Prime members. It has two strong advantages over the Chromecast that […]

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The Obsolescence Of The DSLR Camera

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SLR cameras have long been a staple of photography, dating back to the days of film. Short for Single Lens Reflex, the SLR gets its moniker from a spring loaded mirror behind the lens which reflects the view from the lens back up to the user.  When the shutter button on an SLR is pressed, […]

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Safety Tech: Self-security In The 21st Century

Street Harassment

Recently, a video was released of a woman, Shoshana Roberts, walking through the streets of New York, being harassed as she goes. Putting aside issues (and there are issues) of the races that were edited out, it’s important to note that her experience was quite sadly typical for a New Yorker. The culture of the New […]

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