Amazon isn’t the only place to get product reviews

A recent article in USA Today quoted some statistics about Amazon reviews: Fifty-five percent of shoppers start their buying research on Amazon, a survey by marketing firm BloomReach found, and half of all shoppers say they rely primarily on Amazon for reviews, according to Market Track, an e-commerce analysis firm.

Now I have no objection to that, but I think there are other websites that do a really good job of reviewing products that you should know about.

Tom’s Guide
www.tomsguide.com

Tom’s Hardware
www.tomshardware.com

The Wirecutter
thewirecutter.com

Top 10 Reviews
www.toptenreviews.com

Bookmark these and the next time you’re shopping for something, give these a try. I particularly like The Wirecutter myself.

How to pick the cloud storage service that’s right for you

You probably already know about iCloud, Apple’s offering for storing music, photos, and other documents in the cloud. But there are a number of alternatives and this review from theverge.com points out some are much better than others. Services included in this review:

  • Google Drive / One
  • Microsoft OneDrive
  • Amazon Drive
  • Apple iCloud
  • Dropbox
  • Box

How to pick the cloud storage service that’s right for you.

New iSchool classes are coming

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