Home Electronics St. John's NL

From Plasma TVs to DVD Players, this section of articles contains information on various home electronic units. These articles will enable you to make a smarter decision when you're ready to buy your next home electronic device.
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Infrared cooking saves time for busy families St. John's NL

The following contains food and nutrition information you should know about infrared cooking for busy families. Read on if you or a loved one is interested in recipes and food preparation in St. John's.

Define your time with High Definition St. John's NL

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Keep in touch with texting St. John's NL

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Tools of the trade for the 'wherever, whenever' employee St. John's NL

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Be prepared when walking alone St. John's NL

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220 Volt Plasma TV St. John's NL

Appliances like International Appliances, International Electronic, Multi System Tv are very much popular these days. Similarly, in the last few years the popularity of Plasma TV has been increased so much in St. John's. Plasma TV comes with 220 volt which has brought a digital revolution all over the world.

Acer Aspire G7700 Predator St. John's NL

The Predator is an awesome-looking PC, and marks a radical departure from Acer's usual desktop PC range. Clearly aimed at gamers, the Predator-meets-Transformers styling should appeal to anyone wanting a PC that's special on the outside as well as the inside.

Aiptek Z300HD-V St. John's NL

The Z300HD-V records HD video at a maximum resolution of 1,280x720 pixels - roughly half that of the HF10. It can record video at 30 progressive frames per second, though, which is ideal for uploading to the internet. This is because many internet video-sharing sites, such as YouTube, use 15fps video. Simply halving the frame rate produces good-looking results and smoother motion than converting interlaced PAL video.

Asus Eee Box B202 St. John's NL

The Eee Box is the smallest desktop PC we've seen, around the size of a large paperback book. It comes with a stand so it can be positioned vertically, but it's not very stable, so you'll have to hold the Eee Box steady when you are inserting and removing USB devices and memory cards.

Asus P5K Deluxe St. John's NL

Asus's MB P5K Deluxe/WiFi-AP motherboard is the first board we've seen to use Intel's P35 chipset. This chipset, codenamed Bearlake, has been designed to support Intel's latest range of Core 2 Duo processors with a frontside bus (FSB) speed of 1,333MHz. The processors' model numbers will end in 50, such as the E6650. Gigabyte's GA-965P-DSP (Rev 3.3) also supports these faster throughputs, but it's a tweak to the older P965 chipset.

Audio Systems St. John's NL

The PowerChiton modules are available in three sizes in St. John's: 130, 250 and 500 watts. Each module comes standard with mounting feet for installation. Optional accessories include pole mount adaptors and specialized hardware to install the modules on the back of Technomad loudspeakers.

Auto Focus on Nikon D5000DX St. John's NL

The auto focus features of Nikon D5000DX are a great time saver for those in St. John's who so badly wanted to take high-quality pictures. Together with its automatic film advance, automatic flash and automatic exposure capabilities, taking quality digital image in every shot has been made easier.

Be prepared when walking alone St. John's NL

Today's young women have been conditioned to be alert and attentive when walking through dark areas, particularly on university campuses that can oft ...

Beautiful Garage Doors St. John's NL

Clean your garage door regularly with a mild soap (dish detergent) and a soft bristle brush. Avoid using abrasive cleaners and very strong liquid cleaners which could damage the paint. If you have a steel garage door, you can revive its luster by applying a car wax as it will protect against acid rain and dust.

Benq FP72E St. John's NL

This month's LCD megatest covers just about every size of monitor from 19" upwards. If you're just after a budget 17" screen, though, perhaps for a cheaper PC, BenQ's FP72E could be what you need.

Camcorder Resolutions for Camcorder Owners St. John's NL

If you've looked back at the footage you shot with your camcorder in St. John's and think, "I could have done a lot better" then it is time for some video resolutions. By keeping the promises listed below, you'll be guaranteed a year of happy memories all captured on video (no matter what your format may be).

Cancer Donation Opportunities St. John's NL

All fund raising in the name of cancer is vital to helping to conquer this disease that is estimated to affect 1 out of 3 Canadians during their lifetime. Collectively, our donation dollars will result in progress.

Canon FS11 St. John's NL

Canon's FS11 comes with 16GB of internal flash memory, which is enough for three hours and 40 minutes of recording.

Canon HF10 St. John's NL

The HF10 is Canon's first flash-based HD camcorder. It has 16GB of built-in memory, which means you can store around three hours of video at the highest quality setting. There's also an SDHC memory card slot, so you can add extra storage if you need it. Choosing where to store recordings is easy, and you can copy video from the internal memory to an SDHC card and vice versa.

Canon LaserBase MF8180C St. John's NL

Samsung's multifunction peripheral (MFP) reviewed on page 26 is very compact, but its mono-only printer means that the only colour it can produce is from its scanner.

Canon MD101 St. John's NL

We're seeing more and more camcorders that use hard disks and memory cards for video storage. For the budget-conscious, though, Mini-DV is still the best option. Canon's 2006 range of budget camcorders won numerous awards in Shopper, including Best Video Product 2006 for the MV960, so we had very high expectations of the new MD101.

Canon MVX460 St. John's NL

Canon's MVX460 is a neater camcorder than many of its competitors, as the battery pack has been relocated from its usual position on the rear. Flip out the LCD screen, and the battery is sitting flush against the camcorder's body beneath.

Casio Exilim Zoom EX-Z850 St. John's NL

Casio's Z850 makes a convincing attempt at being the perfect compact digital camera. Its sleek aluminium body houses an 8-megapixel sensor, a 2.5" screen and a mind-boggling array of options and features.

CFL Light Bulbs St. John's NL

One of the most popular energy efficient choices on the market today is compact fluorescent lighting (CFL). Some people say that this technology has performance limitations, and that if not handled correctly, can cause the environment more harm than good.

Christie Widescreen Projector St. John's NL

The LW600 now available in St. John's is a Wide-XGA projector that emits 6000 ANSI lumens and provides a 2000:1 contrast ratio. It also has 10-Bit image processing and is compatible with most computer and video sources, including high definition formats up to 1080p.

Define your time with High Definition St. John's NL

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Ductless Air Conditioners St. John's NL

If you’re interested in balancing your personal comfort level with the need to conserve energy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, then ductless, mini-split air conditioners are worth a look. And in the fight against mold-free shoes, it might just be your best weapon.

Economical Gardening St. John's NL

This spring, economic uncertainty is the prevailing theme as homeowners decide how to maximize limited budgets for home improvement projects.

Flat and LCD Televisions St. John's NL

You can purchase television from any of the leading store in the market in St. John's; but there is another way you can purchase them. You can search for them on an online shopping store.

Flat TVs St. John's NL

Black and white to color, cathode ray to LCD, televisions have sure come a long way. Gone are the days when there was only one small black and white TV in the house. It is the age of BIG in St. John's.

Gateway MX8716b St. John's NL

Most desktop replacement notebooks aren't goliaths like Toshiba's Qosmio. This slender model from Gateway is only a touch heavier than many 15.4in notebooks.

Hands On: Microsoft Xbox 360 Elite St. John's NL

Improved high-def movie playback and bolstered specs--including HDMI--highlight Microsoft's newest version of its popular game console.

High Speed Digital Cameras St. John's NL

High speed digital cameras in St. John's are basically designed to capture very fast images. They are prominently used in industrial and scientific applications where a process of their function is moving or changing rapidly. These high speed digital cameras have the ability to operate both in color and monochrome mode.

Highlights of the Mobile Net St. John's NL

When it comes to the Web, not all phones and phone-friendly browsers are created equal. We pitted the iPhone's Safari against other mobile browsers to find the best.

Home Elcetronics Review St. John's NL

The ImageServer 2000 from 360 Systems includes a frame synchronization feature for improved compatibility with satellite receivers, tape machines, and other non-genlocked video sources. The ImageServer 2000 is designed for PEG television, house of worship, and entertainment venue projects in St. John's.

Household Inventories St. John's NL

Whether you conduct a video or written inventory of your home, don't forget to keep your inventory in a safety deposit box or at a trusted home.

How to Install a TV Wall Mount St. John's NL

Your installation may differ from these instructions, so consult your installation manual for the manufacturer's directions. If you haven't already purchased a mount for your TV, ask your local retailer to help you select an appropriate model.

How to Perform Post-Winter Maintenance St. John's NL

With warmer temperatures ahead, it's a great time to begin addressing any roof damage that old man winter has left behind. Read this article and know more.

HP IPAQ 514 Voice Messenger St. John's NL

While HP is well known for PDAs and touchscreen PDA smartphones, the iPAQ 514 Voice Messenger is its first compact Windows Mobile smartphone.

HTC Touchscreen Phones St. John's NL

Aside from the soon-to-be unveiled Google phone the HTC Magic, the mobile phone manufacturer has revealed two new touchscreen handsets at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

Infrared cooking saves time for busy families St. John's NL

The following contains food and nutrition information you should know about infrared cooking for busy families. Read on if you or a loved one is interested in recipes and food preparation in St. John's.

Keep in touch with texting St. John's NL

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Leon In-Wall Speakers St. John's NL

Leon Speakers, a manufacturer of custom-built loudspeakers for flat-panel displays, launched the Vault In-Wall Series, in-wall loudspeakers designed as either mains or as timbre-matched rear channels to complement the Leon Horizon or Profile series loudspeakers.

Macally MAC-TB-S120 St. John's NL

The S120's metal enclosure looks attractive and feels sturdy. In addition to USB, the S120 has FireWire 400 and FireWire 800 ports, and Macally provides cables for all three. The Icy Box looks sleek and it's even easier to disassemble than the S120.

Microsoft Xbox 360 and HD DVD Player St. John's NL

This inexpensive HD DVD option for Xbox game console owners provides weak image quality and only minimal audio options.

MWC 09 St. John's NL

The handset will launch this spring and initially be exclusive to the Vodafone network in the UK, France, Germany and Spain. Italian phone fans, on the other hand, will benefit from no such network tie in order to get their hands on the device.

Nokia's App Store & E-series Devices St. John's NL

Nokia has taken the opportunity of the Mobile World Congress to launch its own app store and unveil a host of new handsets, including two new additions to its E-series.

Olympus E-410 St. John's NL

Olympus's latest entry-level digital SLR is different to its competitors for a number of reasons. The most obvious is its size. SLR cameras are never exactly pocketable, but at 375g the E-410 is much lighter than usual and looks petite next to other digital SLRs. This is partly down to the Four Thirds design, which uses a smaller sensor and shorter lenses than other digital SLR cameras.

Olympus FE-150 St. John's NL

When we asked Olympus to send us something from its FE range of entry-level cameras, we didn't expect to receive a metal-clad camera with a lithium-ion battery and a 2.5" screen.

Olympus SP-350 St. John's NL

Olympus cameras often tend to undersaturate colours, but here they were spot on. The camera excelled at capturing detail both in bright and dark areas of high-contrast compositions.

Omega-3s St. John's NL

Omega 3s provide DHA and EPA, essential fatty acids that cannot be produced by the body and must be consumed in the daily diet.

Orange SPV C600 St. John's NL

The SPV C600 is the latest in Orange's SPV range of Windows Mobile-based smartphones and the first to run Windows Mobile 5. Although it shares its screen with the SPV C550 music phone, it isn't designed specifically as a music player, and has more in common with the SPV C500.

Panasonic dmr-ex98v St. John's NL

The Panasonic dmr-ex98v is one of the leading DVD players in the market in St. John's. It has been rated with the highest customer rating in the present entertainment gadget market.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX01 St. John's NL

Panasonic has a flair for designing stunning cameras, and the FX01 is a fine example. The petite, curved metal body feels particularly robust, and although the 2.5" 207,000-pixel screen doesn't leave much room for controls on the back, the camera still manages to be easy to use.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ8 St. John's NL

The DMC-LZ8 is similar to Canon's A720 IS for features, performance and quality, and it's hard to choose between them. However, where there are differences - zoom range, aperture size, manual and macro focus and start-up speed - the A720 has the edge.

Projection Screen Selecting Tips St. John's NL

You may find the following article helpful if you are looking for the right projection screen in St. John's. Read on to learn more about projection screen selecting tips.

Recharging back-to-school tech gadgets St. John's NL

It's that time again. Parents everywhere are getting ready for the new school year and children's growing interest in technology - for study time or ...

Red Curry with Chicken St. John's NL

Here are some tips for how to cook Red Curry with Chicken. In a large saucepan, combine the ingredients. Bring to a boil over medium-high heat. Add the meat to the curry mixture. Cook, uncovered, for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.

Ricoh Caplio RR530 St. John's NL

Outdoor photography was impressive. Colours looked natural and detail was sharp, although image noise was evident in darker parts of pictures. Exposures were generally well balanced but a strong backlight confused the camera, even when using spot metering.

RIM BlackBerry 8700g St. John's NL

With its vibrant colour screen and dedicated call answer and end buttons, RIM's new BlackBerry seems more like a high-tech mobile phone than a portable email device.

Samsung I600 St. John's NL

Manufacturers are queuing up to take a slice of the BlackBerry's market share. Samsung's i600 is a Windows Mobile smartphone with a built-in QWERTY keyboard that can do what a BlackBerry can, and more besides. We reviewed the Orange-branded version of the phone.

Samsung L55W St. John's NL

The L55W is a fun camera rather than one for creative photographers. There's no full manual control but you can overlay cartoon masks over portraits. However, on these terms it succeeds, providing decent image quality and plenty of novel features, not least the huge widescreen LCD.

Sanyo VPC-HD1 St. John's NL

Digital video cameras that use memory cards for storage have never caught on. Many are cheap and nasty budget models, and even the best can't match the quality or quantity of video storage offered by MiniDV.

Satellite Radio Basics St. John's NL

Satellite radio is a digital audio service originating from studios in Canada and the United States. It is broadcast throughout North America by satellites travelling in an orbit above the western hemisphere.

Satellite Television St. John's NL

If you are like most people, you like to save money where you can. You want to make sure that when you do have to spend money that you are getting the most for your money. That is only natural.

Saving Time and Money with Laptop Repair St. John's NL

Laptop repair used to be a very expensive and long winded process in St. John's, however nowadays this need not be the case as self repair of our laptops has become an increasing popular alternative offering many benefits over and above what you would receive from a laptop repair service including a financial and time saving gain for us all.

Single-Rack Router St. John's NL

Utah Scientific introduced the UTAH-400/XL to provide a single platform for all digital router applications requiring extremely large matrix configurations in St. John's. Read on to learn more.

Smoke Alarm Safety St. John's NL

Smoke alarms are made to detect two kinds of smoke- smoldering and flaming smoke. For some residential homeowners in St. John's, smoke alarm safety and installation continues to be confusing in terms of how many smoke alarms are necessary, what kinds are best and where exactly to install them.

Some Ideas for Small Electronic Gifts St. John's NL

A gift buyer's guide to laptops, smart phones, and GPS devices. Read to find the perfect electronic gift.

Sony CyberShot Digital Cameras St. John's NL

You can purchase best digital cameras from any of the leading store in the market in St. John's; but there is another way you can purchase them. You can search for them on an online shopping store.

Sony Sound Forge 9 St. John's NL

Most music- and video-production software is non-destructive, with raw media files stored separately from project files that combine them on a timeline, complete with edits and effects. Sound Forge is primarily a destructive editor in that it makes permanent changes to the original files.

Sony VPL-EX4 St. John's NL

Vents expel hot air through the front of the projector rather than the sides, which is more comfortable for viewers, as the projector is likely to be placed in the middle of a conference table, with the audience seated along the sides.

Steps to Choosing Plasma Screens St. John's NL

Are you perplexed discussing which plasma television in St. John's to be bought and which one to be left out? There you are not alone who are in such mental wars but instead are confused looking at the diversified models.

Superiority of Digital Cameras St. John's NL

You should prohibit using the autofocus service of the digital SLR camera. This feature is typically used by the professional photographers but as counseled by the experts in St. John's the employ should be shunned. It is directed to apply only a single focusing point. This would aid you when you are shooting close-ups.

Switchers and AV Splitter St. John's NL

Tributaries remote-controlled switchers and Accell AV splitter information are introduced in the following article. Read on to learn more about features and performance of these products in St. John's.

The 4 Rs of back-to-school shopping St. John's NL

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Tools of the trade for the 'wherever, whenever' employee St. John's NL

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Toshiba Portégé G900 St. John's NL

The G900's keys are raised in the middle and click when you press them, so you know when you've typed a letter. Read on and learn more about this phone.

Toshiba Qosmio G40-10E St. John's NL

Tohisba's Qosmio G40-10E is an entertainment notebook that can replace your TV, Freeview recorder, DVD player, games console and stereo system, as well as undertaking most computing duties.

Toshiba TG01 St. John's NL

Toshiba has launched its take on the touchscreen smartphone with the Windows Mobile 6.1 powered TG01. The device features a large 4.1 display with wide VGA (800 x 480) resolution, besting the half VGA used on Apple's iPhone and matching that of HTC's Touch HD.

Understanding Pioneer Electronics Inno St. John's NL

Despite so-so audio quality, the Inno offers a clever way to mix satellite radio with your music.

Universal Remote Control St. John's NL

The rechargeable MX-880 in St. John's, which features an attractive two-inch color LCD display, is positioned as an easy $50 upgrade to installers who currently spec the Complete Control MX-900, with its black and white display.

Vodafone Handsets St. John's NL

Mobile giant Vodafone has started MWC with a bang by announcing a range of new handsets aimed at both first-time mobile users and more advanced connoisseurs.

Work late without fear St. John's NL

As the summer ends, the days get shorter. Suddenly, those long, lazy days of sunlight are gone. In June, you probably enjoyed returning home from wor ...