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How To Save 20-50% On Your Electricity Bill Using PowerPree
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How To Save 20-50% On Your Electricity Bill Using PowerPree

Yo! Why Pree!? A PowerPree eh-nuh.. Ever asked yourself: Why am I paying so much for your electricity bill? I am conserving on power usage but why are my monthly bills not reflecting such? You are not alone my friends! Jamaicans are all too familiar with the high cost of electricity over the years - which has gotten higher as the recent rate increase was approved. We are known for having one of the highest electricity rates. That is one factor we (you and I) have no control over, but there is something we can control - excessive usage. Do you have any idea how much of your precious dollars are being wasted because you forgot to unplug the TV or the iron? As for a company, forgetting to power off a few computers on a daily basis can eat away your profits. Energy conserv...
iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus now available at select LIME stores
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iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus now available at select LIME stores

LIME is the authorized carrier in the English-speaking Caribbean of the Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. The iPhone 6 has been rolling out worldwide in various markets after debuting in the United States on September 19th. The phone arrives just in time for the holiday season. Available at these LIME Jamaica Stores only: LIME Carlton 47 Half Way Tree Road, Kingston 10 LIME Bargain Mall Shop #10, Bargain Mall, Clock Tower Plaza, 11 Hope Rd, Kingston 10 LIME State Mall Shop 1&2, 15-17 Half Way Tree Road, Kingston LIME Sovereign Shop #45, Sovereign Centre, 106 Hope Road, Kingston 6 LIME Tropical Plaza Shop # 11, Tropical Plaza, 12-14 Constant Spring Road LIME Portmore Shop 19B, Block B, Portmore Mall, St. Catherine LIME Spanish Town Shop #39, Sag...
Arrival of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 – a Selfie-Themed Affair
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Arrival of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 – a Selfie-Themed Affair

Yep. That title just about sums up what happened on Friday October 24th 2014. On that clear cloud day I was invited to see the opening of the Samsung Experience Store to welcome the first customers who would lay eyes on the Samsung product I’d written about days before. It’s one week after the Launch of the products, a Spy-caper of an affair for which I’d penned my simple ditty of an article Samsung Launches quartet of Note-worthy Products to Tab into the Gear S Alpha in all Jamaicans. The Main headliners of their opening act are: US$1089 (JA$122,000) Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Samsung Galaxy Gear S smartwatch The other two (2) apparently supporting actors are actually more likely to wow the crowd: US$526 (JA$59,000) Samsung Galaxy S Tab 8.4” Tablet US$652 (JA$73,000) Samsu...
Samsung Launches quartet of Note-worthy Products to Tab into the Gear S Alpha in all Jamaicans
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Samsung Launches quartet of Note-worthy Products to Tab into the Gear S Alpha in all Jamaicans

“[for] Samsung, it of great satisfaction that only a month after the presentation worldwide in Berlin, the Galaxy Note 4 becomes a real option for Jamaican consumers. Combining an evolved version of the S Pen with a superior viewing experience, the newest member of the iconic Note series proposes a unique experience by presenting the latest technologies that the uses have come to expect from the Galaxy Series” Key Accounts Manager of Samsung Electronics, Kenneth L. Moore, Jnr a quoted in the Samsung Press Release for the Galaxy Note 4 and it quintet of products launched at the Samsung Experience Store on Thursday October 16th 2014 Samsung has managed to surprise me yet again! Just when I thought they were into super-large and bendy UHDTV (Ultra High Definition Televisions) by fois...
Jamaica Animation Nation Network launch and Intellectual Property Workshop
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Jamaica Animation Nation Network launch and Intellectual Property Workshop

The Jamaica Animation Nation Network (JANN) will be having its official launch on Saturday July 26th and will also be hosting a workshop to allow creators to learn how to manage their intellectual property and monetize your creativity. The event is aimed at anyone interested in animation, whether professional or new comer such as Animators, Illustrators, Writers, Storyboard Artists, Comic Book Artists, TV/Film Musicians. Event details Date: July 26th 2014 Time: 11:00am - 2:30pm Location: UTECH (LT10A) Organizer: Jamaica Animation Nation Network (JANN) Cost: Free Website: http://www.animationjamaica.com/ Schedule: Welcome JANN Presentation Presentation from MSTEM Presentation from JAMPRO Presentation from the Film Commission JIPO: Managing Your Intellec...
PS4 Prelaunch FAQ on PlayStation Blog
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PS4 Prelaunch FAQ on PlayStation Blog

With the North American launch of the PlayStation 4 coming in just over two weeks (Nov 15th) Sony has put together an in-dept list of frequently asked questions (FAQ) and their responses that cover all aspects of the new PS4 system and its functionality.   The FAQ is split into sections and covers: PS4 System Details PS4 Game Lineup PS4 Used Games DUALSHOCK 4 Peripherals & Accessories PlayStation Camera PS Vita Remote Play PS Plus & Online Multiplayer PS Store & Digital Games Digital Entertainment Gameplay Sharing Visit the official Playstation Blog for the full faq
Samsung Note 3 and Galaxy Gear Launch in Jamaica [Pictures]
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Samsung Note 3 and Galaxy Gear Launch in Jamaica [Pictures]

Samsung announced the arrival of their Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear to Jamaicans at the inauguration of their Samsung Experience Store located at Shop #3 Tropical Plaza. A massive crowd was on hand to partake in the excitement as the Minister of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining Hon Phillip Paulwell as well as local and international Representatives from Samsung official opened the store which featured the first public showing on the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear.
Sony Launching PS4 on November 15th
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Sony Launching PS4 on November 15th

Sony has confirmed that the Playstation 4 will be will be launching on November 15th in the U.S. and Canada and November 29th in Europe and Latin America. A November launch date was expected but Playstation fans and retailers can make the necessary preparations for a busy pre-christmas season that will also see the launch of the Xbox One which is without a confirmed date but expected in the same month. We are proud of our relationships with game creators and pleased to be working with nearly 620 developers and publishers from around the world. More than 180 PS4 titles are in development, including Destiny from Bungie, Inc./Activision Publishers, Inc., Mad Max: Fury Road from Warner Brothers, Witcher 3 from CD Projekt, The Division from Ubisoft Entertainment, Dragon Age from Electr...