Archive for the ‘Consoles ‘n’ Stuff’ Category

22, Feb 2011

Many users find that land line phones are more comfortable to use than cell phones, due to the fact that they’re much simpler in design. (If you’ve never used a landline, I urge you to give them a try; they’re much less prone to dropping calls than cell phones.)

The other factor you need to consider, especially when setting up a new phone, is the number of local telephone numbers you want to connect. If you connect a lot of numbers, you can increase your voice service cost dramatically by increasing the price of your phone. You can buy a landline phone from the local phone company for the lowest price, as long as you have plenty of local phone numbers you want to add to it.

Some areas don’t offer local phone numbers, and some are even listed in the phone book as a “landline number only.” If this happens to you, or you need to be able to reach more people, you’ll need to connect local phone numbers, or you could upgrade your landline phone to a cell phone.
For the longest time, most people who needed to go out into the world had to have their own landline phone in order to work or do anything at all. Some people would have to do this on a regular basis in order to meet their bills. This was not a comfortable situation to live in, and when the cell phone was finally born, landlines became obsolete very quickly. It just became too difficult to maintain and manage a landline phone in today’s cell phone culture.

Wireline technology is much more powerful, because you can keep your phone number and not worry about it.

In the case of your cellphone, the cell phone is still made for a landline and is not meant to be an on-the-go device. It is simply a small device that is constantly on standby. Your cellphone has some additional features like caller ID, calling over Wi-Fi, and an app store. There is also a video camera and the ability to make calls. That being said, not every cellphone is made for landlines. Some cellphones are made for roaming and may not have a landline function. Many people forget this. There are not many mobile phones made for landlines. You can do some simple math and figure out if your phone is for landline use. What if your phone number is 918-355-3760? You have some pretty clear advantages over a landline. You will not need to have your number changed more than once every six months. You can carry all of your landline phone equipment with you. A landline is a big investment and requires much maintenance. However, landline phones are easier to use than cell phones. This is one of the reasons why you can often get a better deal on a cell phone.

Landline phones are a great way to make free calls to people who are not in your local calling area, make cheap local calls or simply use the phone to make local calls. It is important to note that landline phone service is not available in some areas.

There are several factors you should be aware of when you are choosing the right type of landline. For example, if you want a landline to make local calls, then you should choose a landline with a long number or a long area code. Most cell phone companies only offer landline phone service in the local area you reside in.


Bring your tablet-based gaming to the next level with the Joystick-it Tablet Arcade Stick. The Joystick-it gives you a real physical joystick for increased precision with touchscreen based games on your Apple iPad device. Simply press down to attach the Joystick-it to your iPad’s screen where the control pad for your finders is placed and you’ll be able to enjoy improved gaming. No wires or batteries needed.

The Joystick-it works with thousands of different game apps. Any game that has an on-screen control pad of some kind is perfect for the Joystick-it. Simply run your game of choice, place the Joystick-it over the on-screen control pad and push down. The Joystick-it sticks to the glass of your display and is ready for action. The lightweight solid milled-aluminum construction of the Joystick-it adds more precise movement and faster response time for enhanced playability. When you’re done, simply pull-up on the Joystick-it to remove from the screen.

The good news is that the Joystick-it works with any device which features a capacitive touchscreen. This includes not only the Apple iPad, but also many Android-based tablets that are going to be widely available this year. The Joystick-it will also work with mobile phones that use capacitive touchscreen displays, however it may not be ideal for this purpose because of its size as compared to the phone’s size which is much smaller than that of a tablet.


The price of the Joystick-it is $24.99 USD and it is expected to be available by the end of January.

For more information about the Joystick-it Tablet Arcade Stick…

Finally the Star Wars saga continues in the new videogame Star Wars: The Force Unleashed, developed by LucasArtsIn it you’ll be casted as Darth Vader’s “Secret Apprentice” code-named “Starkiller”, but born as Galen Marek. The expansive story, created under direction from George Lucas, is set during the largely unexplored era between Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith and Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope movies. In it, you are going to assist the iconic villain in his quest to rid the universe of Jedi – and face decisions that could change the course of their destiny, as you hut down the remaining Jedi after Emperor Palpatine orders them killed.

As its name implies, The Force Unleashed completely re-imagines the scope and scale of the Force. But the Wii version will not only give you a solid story-line involving the Darth Vader’s secret apprentice, but you’ll also experience a new style of gameplay only the Nintendo Wii can offer. With the Wiimote and Nunchuck you’ll be able to battle your way through your enemies utilizing your Lightsaber attacks and Force powers in a way you never thought will be possible. Not only can you experience this new control system in story mode, but you can also try your Jedi skills against a friend in the special “Battle Mode” available only in the Wii version of the game. Joining the Dark Side doesn’t seem like such a bad idea after all now, does it?

Now you probably can’t wait to get your hands on the lightsaber errr… I mean the Wii-mote and start wreaking havoc being one from the dark side of the force… I’m not sure about you, but I can’t wait…

Star Wars: The Force Unleashed game for Nintendo Wii is available for $46.99.

To get the Star Wars: The Force Unleashed game for Nintendo Wii…


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