APPLE SERIES: Seven Free iPhone Apps to Try

From Apple TV Tips and Tricks to Choosing the Right Apple iPod, we have reached the end of our Apple Series. For the last post in our Apple Series, we have compiled a list of seven unique iOS apps to try out on your iPhone. Whether you want to increase your productivity, manage your finances, plan a road trip or figure out the name of that song playing on the radio, these iPhone apps have you covered. The best part...

25 Feb 9:10 AM 0 Read More...

APPLE SERIES: Which iPod Is Right for You?

Up next in our Apple Series: the iPod! We have created a guide to help you determine which iPod model is best for you and your lifestyle. And don’t forget that you can now order Apple products online with in-store pickup at h.h. gregg. iPod shuffle For those looking for a no-frills, simple music player, the iPod shuffle is the one for you. It’s small and compact (only .44 ounces!) with a built-in clip – per...

21 Feb 8:32 AM 0 Read More...

Warm or Cool? Holmes Humidifiers Comparison

It’s that time of year. Winter’s freezing temperatures cause us to turn up the heat at home – which, in turn, dries up the air and makes things uncomfortable. From dry skin to itchy eyes and static electricity everywhere, the effects of low humidity can be less than desirable. To combat the dryness and add moisture back into the air in your home, consider purchasing a humidifier. Read on to see our product co...

14 Feb 8:56 AM 0 Read More...

Top 14 Valentine’s Day Movie Picks

In need of a little date-night inspiration for Valentine’s Day? Plan a romantic movie night for your after-dinner plans! We have handpicked some of the best flicks to snuggle up to and complete your Valentine’s Day celebrations. From old (“An Affair to Remember”) to new (“Labor Day”), our top 14 movies for Valentine’s Day – listed from newest to oldest – should include something for everyone. Read...

05 Feb 10:33 AM 0 Read More...

Seven Photo Tips to Capture the Picture-Perfect Valentine’s Day

No matter your Valentine’s Day plans, make sure you don’t forget to bring your camera (or smart phone) along to snap pictures of the night. To make sure you capture the most picture-perfect moments, check out our list of seven photo tips: 1.  Adjust the aperture. If you are using a camera where the aperture can be adjusted, make it as wide as possible so the subject you are photographing is in focus but the r...

05 Feb 10:26 AM 0 Read More...

APPLE SERIES: Apple TV User Tips

  Order Apple products online at h.h. gregg! BIG news: You can now order Apple products online at hhgregg.com with in-store pickup! We have the latest iPhone, iPod and iPad models, and Apple TV, of course. Plus, we’ll be featuring some of your favorite Apple products on the blog in our Apple Series! Up first: Apple TV. Apple TV: Overview Apple TV is a media player made for those who want an easy way to...

23 Jan 9:00 AM 0 Read More...

Meeting Your Fitness Goals in 2014

It’s one of the most popular New Year’s resolutions in the United States. Whether you’re looking to lose a few pounds or train for a marathon, “getting in shape” is a widespread goal across the U.S. To help you stick to your 2014 fitness goals (and not lose all motivation by President’s Day), here are five simple tips to stay on track and have a healthy New Year. And remember: before starting a new heal...

16 Jan 11:16 AM 1 Read More...

2014 CES: Products to Watch

It’s the annual showcase of the latest and greatest technologies: The International Consumer Electronics Show. Commonly known as the CES, this annual event reveals exciting gadgets to thousands of attendees from all over the world. And the 2014 CES has made waves. Representatives from some of the world’s leading consumer technology companies announced their advanced new products, ranging from mobile phones and ...

14 Jan 4:39 PM 0 Read More...

Food for Thought: The History of the Oven

Conventional, convection, microwave, toaster: Ovens have come a long way since ancient times. Before the first official oven was created in 1490, open fires were used to cook and heat food. Imagine cooking Thanksgiving dinner over an open flame or making lunch in a metal cauldron! Fortunately, today’s versions of the oven are energy efficient, temperature controlled and available in sleek stainless steel. Let’s...

12 Dec 8:40 AM 0 Read More...

The History of the Apple iPod

Did you know the iPod was officially released more than 10 years ago? Since its launch on Oct. 23, 2001, the iPod has undergone plenty of makeovers, transformations and major upgrades. Read on to go back in time and reminisce about some of the Apple iPod’s history, according to apple.com. 2001: At the beginning of 2001, Apple released its iTunes software. Following the iTunes release, the iPod was introduced...

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