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Ross Rubin contributes Reserve Power, a column focused on personal perspectives and products. Last week's Reserve Power took you behind the scenes of technology and infomercials, and this week we're bringing it to its natural conclusion. Catch up by reading last week's installment here, and catc...

June 25th 2011 at 8:00pm 0 Comments
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Ross Rubin contributes Reserve Power, a column focused on personal perspectives and products. They come from across the country to a conference room at Telebrands, the Fairfield, NJ-based infomercial marketer that serves as the arbiter in the TV show Pitchmen. It was Inventors Day, an event that...

June 18th 2011 at 8:00pm 0 Comments
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Ross Rubin contributes Reserve Power, a column focused on personal perspectives and products. Last week's Reserve Power introduced six handset stands for propping up your miniature movie theater. This week's column takes on a half-dozen more, names my favorites, and concludes with a chart detai...

June 4th 2011 at 8:00pm 0 Comments
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Ross Rubin contributes Reserve Power, a column focused on personal perspectives and products. With handset screens getting larger and applications such as streaming primetime shows and video chat becoming more prevalent, it's not surprising that some handsets such as the HTC Evo 4G include a bui...

May 28th 2011 at 10:00pm 0 Comments
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Over the past two weeks we've been incorporating a lightweight flexible technology into our workflow. Usually, of course, just about everything we write is routed through a processor, operating system and application and immediately reflected on an LCD using some multitasking user interface. Howeve...

December 31st 2010 at 6:31pm 0 Comments
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Ross Rubin contributes Reserve Power, a column that presents personal perspectives on personal technology. He also contributes Switched On each week. While image stabilization has come a long way, a good tripod or mount can make all the difference in some photos, particularly shots that demand lon...

October 25th 2010 at 1:21pm 0 Comments
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Welcome to the inaugural Reserve Power on Engadget Alt. In contrast to Switched On -- the column Ross Rubin has written for nearly six years - this sporadic, gluten-free column will serve as a home for pieces that tend to be more personal, less polemical, and more like features than forensics....

August 17th 2010 at 4:49pm 0 Comments