Former NFL star Mark Clayton did a video interview about the LIVV headphones   Leave a comment


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FYI on the ASUS ZenFone2 battery charger   4 comments

ASUS ZenFone 2 Android Dual SIM smartphone
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Pssst…..My original review of the ZenFone 2 is at

ZenFone 2 review at Small Business Trends – click here


FYI: The following is just what I do. It’s not meant to be official advice. Use your own discretion if you’re buying the $299 ASUS ZenFone 2 and/or contacting them with your own questions/concerns

ASUS says not to be concerned if you feel the special charger is too warm. I did a 40-minute test and the hot temperature of the charger made me contact ASUS with a sense of urgency. I told them I wouldn’t charge the ZenFone2 overnight, unattended. They responded saying it’s intentional.

Although the battery charger does get hot (and ASUS is aware of this), if the product senses you’ve got a low battery, while the charger stays in the wall and your battery fills, the charger “knows” to draw less power, just not at first, if your battery’s low. So it’s the speed charging feature responsible for making the charger hot in the beginning.

Then after awhile you can actually touch the charger and it’ll feel normal. Again, the longer it stays in the wall, the more it knows to return to normal.

So, to see if what ASUS was saying was right, I did a 91-minute test and ASUS’s response proved accurate because after that test, I forgot about the test for a good hour after it was over – The good news is, the charger didn’t even feel warm. But do a 40-minute test like I did, on a low battery and you’ll probably notice the charger is hot to the touch.

So for me, all’s good in the hood. I think the phone will be a hit with people who travel. At $299 unlocked, dual SIM card slots, etc, well, where can you get that? For most, the ZenFone 2 will be a solid investment. I haven’t tried the camera or cam yet, but I will.

Important: The speed charger is only given to you for free if you buy the $299 model of the ZenFone 2, not the lower-priced one.

Posted May 21, 2015 by Alex Yong in Uncategorized

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LG trolls Samsung for not bringing the Note 5 to Europe   Leave a comment

Alex Yong:

In advertising, mostly anything’s fair game. Even bashing the competition, which is a tactic I’ve never been fond of.

Originally posted on AIVAnet:


Ah Samsung; a week ago, the company?s biggest decision of the past few months was met with some interesting responses from customers as the Korean manufacturer decided not to bring its latest Galaxy Note 5 smartphone to Europe. Whether this works out to be a wise decision in the long run is unknown but as far LG is concerned, this is a priceless marketing opportunity that it can?t give up.

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Posted August 23, 2015 by Alex Yong in Uncategorized

NFLSundayTicket.TV availability expanded 🏈 💥🏈 #NFL #DirecTV   Leave a comment

The following news is from AT&T:
NFL Sunday Ticket info DirecTV
DIRECTV, now part of the AT&T family, and the NFL, have significantly expanded the availability of NFLSUNDAYTICKET.TV to more fans, on more devices, so millions of customers who are unable to install a satellite dish can still watch every live out-of-market NFL game, every Sunday afternoon.

The exclusive, live streaming version of the popular NFL SUNDAY TICKET subscription service is available to consumers living in an apartment, condominium or townhome who are not now receiving DIRECTV service. NFLSUNDAYTICKET.TV is also available to consumers who were not able to install a DIRECTV dish at their home due to an obstruction or other restriction. Active students at four-year universities nationwide can buy NFLSUNDAYTICKET.TV U at an exclusive student price.

“Millions of people in apartments and houses in the U.S. who were unable to install DIRECTV satellite dishes can now enjoy every out-of-market game, every Sunday afternoon on their favorite mobile and connected devices,” said Alex Kaplan, senior vice president, Marketing for DIRECTV, part of the AT&T family. “More NFL fans than ever before will be able to access NFLSUNDAYTICKET.TV service and follow their favorite teams and players.”

NFLSUNDAYTICKET.TV packages start at $49.99 a month for four months, and offer a variety of services (features vary according to the varying packages), including live out-of-market NFL games every Sunday afternoon, accessible via computers, tablets, smartphones or popular connected devices – including Xbox One, Xbox 360, Sony PS3, Sony PS4, Roku and Chromecast. NFLSUNDAYTICKET.TV MAX also provides access to the popular RED ZONE CHANNEL and DIRECTV FANTASY ZONE, an exclusive live channel entirely devoted to fantasy football. Entering its second season, DIRECTV FANTASY ZONE gives game-to-game fantasy analysis and real-time stats, highlights, projections and key player updates powered by Fantasy Football.

A special student version of NFLSUNDAYTICKET.TV U offers all premium features and benefits available in NFLSUNDAYTICKET.TV MAX at a very “student-friendly” price of only $24.99/month for four months.

To subscribe to an NFLSUNDAYTICKET.TV streaming package, consumers must visit online to see if they’re eligible for the standalone live streaming service and to review package details. For more information on the verification process, please watch this video:


DIRECTV, part of the AT&T family of products and services, is the largest satellite TV provider in the U.S. delivering a premium video experience through state-of-the-art technology, industry leading customer service and unmatched programming including access to its exclusive NFL SUNDAY TICKET, which provides customers with every live NFL game, every Sunday afternoon. DIRECTV serves more than 39 million customers in the U.S. and Latin America.

About AT&T

AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) helps millions around the globe connect with leading entertainment, mobile, high speed Internet and voice services. We’re the world’s largest provider of pay TV. We have TV customers in the U.S. and 11 Latin American countries. In the U.S., our wireless network offers the nation’s strongest LTE signal and the most reliable 4G LTE network. We offer the best global wireless coverage*. And we help businesses worldwide serve their customers better with our mobility and secure cloud solutions.

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Reliability and signal strength claims based on nationwide carriers’ LTE. Signal strength claim based ONLY on avg. LTE signal strength. LTE not available everywhere.

*Global coverage claim based on offering discounted voice and data roaming; LTE roaming; voice roaming; and world-capable smartphone and tablets in more countries than any other U.S. based carrier. Coverage not available in all areas. Coverage may vary per country and be limited/restricted in some countries.

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Posted August 8, 2015 by Alex Yong in Uncategorized

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Celebrating 10 Years of & Automattic   Leave a comment

Alex Yong:

Quite a market share! Congrats WordPress/Automattic. “24 percent of websites on the internet now use WordPress to power their sites” -Mark Armstrong

Originally posted on News:

This year marks the 10th birthday of and our parent company, Automattic. We are proud to have served this community of millions: from writers, photographers, artists, and small and large publishers, to business owners and entrepreneurs.

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Posted June 26, 2015 by Alex Yong in Uncategorized

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Getting familiar with Periscope on Android   1 comment

This will be the first year the world has had a summer with Periscope!

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The hearts floating upward on the screen are pretty much like “likes” on Facebook, well, sort of. They’re given by viewers. From what I understand, the hearts are credited to your profile and the more hearts you have on your profile, the better your chances of appearing up top whenever you broadcast. In theory, the closer you are to the top, the more views you’ll get because folks aren’t into scrolling down too far. Someone correct me if I’m wrong.
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And of course questions and typos to make you smile
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The number in the bottom right corner indicates how many viewers are in the room, but I’ve noticed it’s not always 100% accurate.
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Further reading: (click here) “Periscope isn’t merely social. It delivers the interaction craved by social media users, yet is used by the actual media outlets….Periscope could make huge waves. The sister app to Twitter may become media’s microscope into all things newsworthy.” – Source: USAtoday
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Posted June 23, 2015 by Alex Yong in Uncategorized

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Customs VS Pre-builts VS All-in-one VS Laptop: PC Forms Battle Royale   5 comments

Originally posted on Metanophilia:

Deciding which form of computers to go for has always been one of the biggest questions for a PC user, and is also a question I’d like to give my opinion on as fast as possible. Thus, today I decided to write this blog post to discuss the pros and cons of each form, in my point of view.

Custom PCs – Personal Powerhouses

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Custom PCs are the top choice for any serious computer user, since it’s very personal, often offers you better specs for lower prices, and it also has a lot of room for customization and upgrade. However, there are certain things that will still drive users away from custom PCs.


  • It’s unique and personal: Once you build a custom PC, it’s entirely yours and there’s nothing like it. You’ll know it in and out, and you can name it, decorate it, etc. however you want. Most…

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Posted June 23, 2015 by Alex Yong in Uncategorized

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FCC votes to use cell phone taxes to help the poor access broadband Internet   Leave a comment

Originally posted on Streaming-TV:

One of the programs under the USF, known as “Lifeline,” has historically helped the millions of Americans who qualify for Food Stamps and Medicaid pay for their cell phone services, receiving $9.25 a month in subsidies. But with the growing popularity, and indeed necessity, of the Internet, lawmakers are now extending Lifeline’s services to broadband as well. – Lulu Chang, Digital Trends

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Posted June 20, 2015 by Alex Yong in Uncategorized

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