Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in /var/www/vhosts/gearlive.com/httpdocs/sistem/modules/query/mod.query.php on line 198

On Gear Live: Amazon announces the Fire Phone, available July 25th

Members


Submit a News Story

Latest Gear Live Videos

Advertisement

AT&T says iPhone 3G tethering coming “soon”

iPhone 3G tetheringNow that’s what we’re talking about! AT&T Movility President Ralph De La Vega just dropped the official word that the iPhone will be gaining the ability to be wirelessly tethered to notebooks, giving you 3G internet access on your laptop wherever your iPhone has a 3G signal. Just about every other smartphone that is the caliber of the iPhone has this ability, so it’s …

Continue reading AT&T says iPhone 3G tethering coming “soon”

AT&T testing bandwidth caps, Verizon says no plans to cap FiOS or DSL

If you’re in Reno and you use AT&T as your broadband Internet provider, you’re now unfortunately the latest victim of this whole capped bandwidth nonsense that seems to be taking hold across the US. It started when Comcast implemented a 250GB per month cap on October 1. Now word has hit that metered billing of between 20-150GB per month is going to be tested in Reno on AT&T’s DSL network. If you are a new customer …

Continue reading AT&T testing bandwidth caps, Verizon says no plans to cap FiOS or DSL

TiVo HD refurbs selling for $179

TiVo HD

Just a quick heads up - if you are looking to pick up a TiVo for yourself or a loved one this holiday season, look no further than the TiVo online store. If you act now, you can grab a refurbished TiVo HD for $179. In case you don’t know how good a deal that is, brand new ones sell for $299. At Costco, you can …

Continue reading TiVo HD refurbs selling for $179

Amazon aims to eliminate hard-to-open packaging

Amazon wrap rage

After years upon years of frustrated purchasers cutting themselves on clamshell plastic cases, a company has stood up and proclaimed “No more!”. This morning, a letter from Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos appeared on the main page of the site, informing visitors that the company will now be working with leading manufacturers to deliver products “inside smaller, easy-to-open, recyclable cardboard boxes with less packaging material (and …

Continue reading Amazon aims to eliminate hard-to-open packaging

This week’s Newegg.com deals

Posted by Andru Edwards Categories: Features, Hot Deals, Internet

Since we’ve been getting regular feedback from folks who like when we notify them of deals to be had on Newegg, we figured we’d try to make it a regular feature where we hit you with Newegg promo code posts. Let’s just jump right in, here are the details on what you can find on Newegg this week at a bargain:

Acer Aspire AS4530 notebook: $500 Western Digital My Passport 320GB external drive: $94.99 Asus GeForce …

Continue reading This week’s Newegg.com deals

Our Xbox Avatar wishes you Happy Halloween

Posted by Andru Edwards Categories: Announcements, Video Games

Xbox AvatarIt’s Halloween, and we just know that some of you are gonna be going crazy tonight, and that you could care less about any warnings. Nevertheless, we want to wish everyone a safe Halloween, don’t drown while bobbing for apples (do people still do that?) and don’t overdose on candy. Leave that to us. As an aside, what you see to the right is my …

Continue reading Our Xbox Avatar wishes you Happy Halloween

Comcast overcharges me by $772 on two cancelled accounts, offers support via Twitter - UPDATED

Comcast customer serviceUpdate: Within two hours, I got a call from a Comcast representative who stated that, since the payments were made by credit card automatically, there is no reason they can’t credit it back to that credit card. She went on to tell me that they’d process the refund tomorrow. Very cool. However, I wonder what the response would have been if we hadn’t been …

Continue reading Comcast overcharges me by $772 on two cancelled accounts, offers support via Twitter - UPDATED

Advertisement