Leo Laporte s 2006 Gadget Guide

 

book cover
Leo Laporte's 2006 Gadget Guide
By Leo Laporte, Michael Miller
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Publisher: Que
Pub Date: September 22, 2005
ISBN: 0-7897-3395-1
Pages: 240
 

Table of Contents  | Index

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Gadget geeks and technology buffs, this is the book for you! Leo Laporte's 2006 Gadget Guide is the definitive guide to all of your gadget-buying questions for 2005-06. Leo Laporte, host of TechTVs "Call for Help" and Que Publishing's resident gadget guru, boils down the reams and reams of product specs, slices through the marketing hype, and delivers his best of breed picks for everything from digital cameras to MP3 players. Organized in a sereis of categories, such as "Gadgets for the Ultimate Home Theater," Leo will provide you with the best picks for gadgets and equipment on any kind of budget. This is the ultimate guide for anyone interested in gadgets, gidgets, whos-its and whats-its. Don't go shopping again without it!

 

book cover
Leo Laporte's 2006 Gadget Guide
By Leo Laporte, Michael Miller
...............................................
Publisher: Que
Pub Date: September 22, 2005
ISBN: 0-7897-3395-1
Pages: 240
 

Table of Contents  | Index


   Copyright
   About the Authors
   Acknowledgments
   Photo Credits
   We Want to Hear from You!
   Introduction
   How This Book Is Organized
   Where Does He Get Such Wonderful Toys?
      Chapter 1.  The Ultimate Computer Geek
      HOW TO BECOME THE ULTIMATE COMPUTER GEEK
      COMPUTER DISPLAYS
      MICE
      KEYBOARDS
      EXTERNAL HARD DISK DRIVES
      SPEAKER SYSTEMS
      WEBCAMS AND SPYCAMS
      USB GIZMOS
      MORE COOL COMPUTER GADGETS
      Chapter 2.  The Ultimate Gamer
      HOW TO BECOME THE ULTIMATE GAMER
      VIDEO GAME SYSTEMS
      GAMING PCs
      PC GAME CONTROLLERS
      PC GAME CONTROLLERS
      MORE COOL GAME GADGETS
      Chapter 3.  The Ultimate Road Warrior
      HOW TO BECOME THE ULTIMATE ROAD WARRIOR
      NOTEBOOK PCS
      PDAS
      PDA ACCESSORIES
      SMARTPHONES
      CELL PHONES
      HEADSETS
      KEYCHAIN STORAGE DEVICES
      MORE COOL ROAD WARRIOR GADGETS
      Chapter 4.  The Ultimate High-Tech Car Owner
      HOW TO BECOME THE ULTIMATE HIGH-TECH CAR OWNER
      IN-DASH AUDIO SYSTEMS
      SATELLITE RADIO RECEIVERS
      DVD ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEMS
      GPS NAVIGATION SYSTEMS
      MORE COOL CAR GADGETS
      Chapter 5.  The Ultimate High-Tech Adventurer
      HOW TO BECOME THE ULTIMATE HIGH-TECH ADVENTURER
      PORTABLE GPS DEVICES
      RUNNING GADGETS
      CAMPING GADGETS
      HUNTING GADGETS
      FISHING GADGETS
      BOATING GADGETS
      SCUBA GADGETS
      MORE COOL ADVENTURER GADGETS
      Chapter 6.  The Ultimate Digital Photographer
      HOW TO BECOME THE ULTIMATE DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHER
      DIGITAL SLR CAMERAS
      PROSUMER DIGITAL CAMERAS
      SPECIALTY DIGITAL CAMERAS
      DIGITAL PHOTO VAULTS
      LIGHTING AND FLASH KITS
      MORE COOL DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY GADGETS
      Chapter 7.  The Ultimate Digital Movie Maker
      HOW TO BECOME THE ULTIMATE DIGITAL MOVIE MAKER
      PRO-LEVEL CAMCORDERS
      CONSUMER-LEVEL CAMCORDERS
      MICROPHONES
      MORE COOL DIGITAL VIDEO GADGETS
      Chapter 8.  The Ultimate Portable Music Fan
      HOW TO BECOME THE ULTIMATE PORTABLE MUSIC FAN
      HARD DRIVE AUDIO PLAYERS
      MICRODRIVE AUDIO PLAYERS
      FLASH AUDIO PLAYERS
      SPECIALTY AUDIO PLAYERS
      PORTABLE VIDEO PLAYERS
      HEADPHONES AND EARPHONES
      IPOD ACCESSORIES
      MORE COOL PORTABLE AUDIO GADGETS
      Chapter 9.  The Ultimate Home Theater Enthusiast
      HOW TO BECOME THE ULTIMATE HOME THEATER ENTHUSIAST
      BIG-SCREEN TELEVISIONS
      AUDIO/VIDEO RECEIVERS
      SPEAKERS
      DVD PLAYERS
      VIDEO RECORDERS
      MEDIA CENTER PCS
      DIGITAL MEDIA SERVERS
      DIGITAL MEDIA HUBS AND EXTENDERS
      UNIVERSAL REMOTE CONTROLS
      MORE COOL HOME THEATER GADGETS
      Chapter 10.  The Ultimate Gadget Geek
      HOW TO BECOME THE ULTIMATE GADGET GEEK
      WEARABLE GADGETS
      DESKTOP RADIOS
      HOME GADGETS
      MORE COOL GADGETS
      MORE COOL GADGETS
      MORE COOL GADGETS
   Index