Category - Computers

Technology That Is Recently Obsolete

Technology is one of those things that changes so rapidly that it’s hard to notice until one looks back a few years later.  Maybe that’s why we don’t tend to notice that we’ve stopped using certain things until the transition is complete. Here are some of those pieces of technology that have been completely replaced in most parts of the country and the world. VHS There is something to be said about how quickly VHS seemed to phase out in retrospect...

The Apple iPhone SE: Gamble or Good Deal?

Apple has been known for both its spectacular successes and its sometimes spectacular, though forward thinking failures. Innovation, unfortunately, is often married to failure, though failure to innovate is even more destructive.  A huge complaint that people have had about Apple in recent years since Steve Jobs died, is that the iPhone in particular, while continuing to be a stable mobile platform, has been very limited as far as design is concerned. The iPhone spurred a...

Huge Tech Failures

Light needs dark, hot needs cold, and success needs failure. That said, there’s failing, and there’s failing.  Here are some of the biggest tech failures and disappointments for you to laugh at! Nokia N-Gage Released in 2003, the N-Gage was either extremely far ahead of it’s time, or just too imperfectly executed to revolutionize the mobile market.  Nokia saw an opening when they realized that people were both interested in carrying a gaming device and...

Virtual Reality Past and Present

While virtual reality has existed in some way, shape, or form for decades, technological limitations and the expense associated with it have limited its commercial viability.  With the upcoming release of the Oculus Rift and the HTC Vive happening soon, let’s take a look at what’s old, what’s new, and what’s coming. Past Failures Virtual reality has existed for awhile, however, a few attempts to commercialize it really materialized in the...

Games Like Indiana Jones To Check Out

In case you’ve been living under a rock for the last few hours, it has been confirmed that there will be a new Indiana Jones film!  While that’s great for all of us who love the series, what isn’t great is that the film doesn’t get released until 2019!  Desperate times call for desperate measures, so here are a few awesome games and series that will help you forget that you have enough time to pick up a Masters in Archaeology before you can see...

Games That Will Make 2016 Amazing

With the PS4, Xbox One, and Wii U finally having a few years under their collective belts, some truly great titles are making their debut in 2016!  Of course last year we got Halo 5 and Metal Gear Solid 5, which were solid titles, but the following three franchises are guaranteed to revolutionize their respective genres. Uncharted 4 The Uncharted series is about as close as gamers can get to being Indiana Jones without playing a licensed Indiana Jones title, with the...

Activities To Do This Weekend

We know that the workweek is a grind, and that you come home most every day completely exhausted, with maybe just enough energy to play a video game, microwave a Hot Pocket, and then watch a movie before passing out in your bed and restarting the routine the next morning. Now that it’s time for the weekend though, are you really going to spend more time in front of your TV or computer, doing exactly the same thing you do during the weekdays?  We hate to tell you this...

Future Life: Hot Tech You Can Buy Now!

The pace at which electronics get better can be measured in days rather than years these days, but what does it mean for you, the consumer?  Access to hot technology is at an all-time high and the products available are not only incredibly advanced, but affordable to even the most budget minded consumers.  The Consumer Electronic Show is still a recent memory and some of the amazing tech at that show will be available soon if not already!  Our buddies at Best Buy are sure...

Mind-Blowing Tech to Expand Your Reality

Here at Aha! Coupons, we love electronics and tech; in fact we’re pretty huge nerds when it comes to technology. There’s really nothing better than going home at the end of the day, kicking up our feet, and relaxing with a cold one, all while enjoying the best consumer electronics out there (we save money with our coupons too). We want to share these deals with you, so you too can know how awesome your relaxation time can be. So, buckle up and check out these sweet new...