Suggestions for my tech needs?

Discussion in 'General Off-Topic Chat' started by popopola, Jan 4, 2011.

  1. popopola
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    popopola GBAtemp Regular

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    I've had a PC in my room for about 3 years and I have concluded that it needs to go.

    I feel that if I did not have a PC in my room I would have a lot more free time to exercise or read books/homework or do other things than watch the same youtube videos everyday and surf the web.

    I know there are people that can sustain high grades and workout and in general balance their lifestyle without succumbing to the unlimited access of the vast internet information, but I do not think I am one of them.

    So I'm asking you, what should I buy to REPLACE my PC with?

    I need something that will:
    - give me quick updates on important sites so I don't waste time mindlessly surfing the net
    - portable, hopefully can provide me with 3G connection so I can quickly scan the net during free time ie. waiting for the bus

    I was thinking an itouch because it would provide me with apps where I can check things I need simple and quick. However I'm open to more suggestions
     
  2. Tokyo Jihen

    Tokyo Jihen GBAtemp Regular

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    Yeah, an iPod Touch. It only works with WiFi spots I think, no 3G connection wherever you go. You should get an iPhone if you want that.
     
  3. scrtmstr

    scrtmstr GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    the Netherregions!
    Get a android smartphone, checks everything for you and is really bloody quick.
     
  4. Rogue_Syst3m

    Rogue_Syst3m GBAtemp Regular

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    iphone or droid
     
  5. shlong

    shlong in memoriam of gravitas

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    The Galaxy Tab?
    It's Android [​IMG]
    Portable, but with a relatively large screen, and uses 3G and WiFi [​IMG]
     
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