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by TCP staff · October 23, 2012 The newly announced iPad mini may have a larger screen size and a thinner body than its fellow teensy tablets, the Nexus 7 and the Kindle Fire HD, but is it worth the considerably higher price point? Check out this side-by-side comparison of the three hottest pint-sized slates today: iPad mini Kindle Fire HD Nexus 7 Operating system iOS 6 Android with Amazon skin Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Display size (diagonal) 7.9 inches 7 inches 7 inches Dimensions (height x width x depth) 7.87 x 5.3 x 0.28 inches 7.6 x 5.4 x 0.4 inches 7.8 x 4.7 x 0.41 inches Weight 0.68 pounds 0.87 pounds 0.75 pounds Screen resolution 1024 x 768 pixels(163 ppi) 1280 x 800 pixels(216 ppi) 1280 x 800 pixels(216 ppi) Processor Dual-core A5 1.2GHz dual-core OMAP 4460 Quad-core Tegra 3 Storage 16GB. 32GB, 64GB 16GB, 32GB internal 8GB, 16GB RAM TBA 1GB 1GB Front-facing camera 1.2 megapixels HD camera 1.2 megapixels Rear camera 5 megapixel N/A N/A ...
About you You should have lots of interest and expertise as well as ideally some experience producing content in the realms of personal technology and consumer electronics. You should enjoy wearing multiple hats, be flexible as roles and duties shift, and thrive on working in a fast-paced startup environment. You must have a fun, friendly, and positive attitude. You must either be in the Los Angeles area or willing to relocate. About us We’re a startup based in Santa Monica, CA. We’re building a new online destination in the personal technology space and looking for smart and creative folks to be a part of our editorial team. Our work environment is fun and energetic, and we offer competitive pay with benefits. Here are the three positions we’re currently hiring: Producer This role will work closely with our in-house programming staff as well as help oversee a geographically distributed freelance team of writers and content creators. You will be responsible for helping ...
by doctor paradox · November 18, 2008 Head to head BlackBerry Storm vs. Apple iPhone 3G comparator on Obsessable So it’s official — I’m seriously sweating the BlackBerry Storm. This is made only slightly troubling by the fact that I have about 10 months left on my iPhone contract with AT&T. Having owned multiple phones on different carriers before there are pluses and minuses to consider: Plus: You are almost never without service Take advantage of free in-network calling on multiple carriers Have extra voice minutes on one phone or another almost all the time If you forget to charge one phone you probably have the other one available in the meantime Get to play with two gadgets! You can take advantage of the best features of each and use each one for what it does best. Minus: Starting with the most obvious: two phone bills every month Either deal with the hassle of carrying both phones around at all times, or deal with the inevitability of people calling you on the ph...