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February 2011

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Tumi Luggage

If you are itching for summer to come quicker and are planning on heading out to warmer weather for a vacation, why not do it in style?  Right now Tumi luggage has a great promotion, where you can save $100 on your purchase of $400 or more.  Make your way to your favorite vacation spot with Tumi’s line of luggage and arrive with class. Take a look at out full line of…

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The New MacBook Pros Have Arrived!

Apple has updated its MacBook Pro line with much faster models. But you probably already guessed that. Unsurprisingly, they’ve now got an Intel Light Peak port, which can transfer data at 10Gb/s. Plus, a new HD camera for FaceTime, which costs $1 from the Mac App Store. All three models come in either a 13, 15 or 17-inch monitor.  The MacBooks will run on dual-core and quad-core Intel processors, with the 15 and 17-inchers also…

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One Customer's Excellent Experience With Abt

Recently we were written about in a Blog by a writer named Kingsley Tang.  He operates a blog entitled, “Kingsley Tang & The Purple Reaction”.  Writing about a positive experience he had when purchasing electronics, brings a smile to all of us here at Abt.  He writes, “Abt Electronics is huge but it doesn’t feel like any other electronics store…If you live within two hours driving distance of Abt Electronics, it is worth the…

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An Android Phone at Breakneck Speed

Motorola’s Atrix, coming out in March will be hitting the market as the fastest working Android phone on the market.  Originally unveiled at CES 2011, the phone will have unbelievable speed as well as unique features like a fingerprint scanner to unlock your phone.  On top of that, the Atrix will also double as a laptop.  Not in size, but rather in capabilities. It can become your personal computer. Take it to…

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Abt Post Sales Specialties

Abt Electronics was featured in a recent article on WarrantyWeek.com.  We here at Abt are known for our great selection and award winning customer service, but what a lot of people don’t know is that our service, extends post sale.  When it comes to servicing our electronics and appliances we are with our customers every step of the way.  If you are from the Chicagoland area we service our own products with our own…

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Toshiba's Affordable HDTV

If you haven’t pulled the trigger on buying a new flat screen HDTV because you were worried about spending a great deal of money, worry no more.  Toshiba has a great deal going on for their 40 inch LCD HDTV, model 40E200u.   It comes fully equipped with convenient connectivity benefits such as 4 HDMI Inputs with InstaPort™ and REGZA-LINK, and a Hi-Res PC Input, perfect for PC Gaming.  For full details…

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Genius Watson Leads Robo Charge

I’m watching you… In case you haven’t heard it yet, robots will soon take over the world.  Well, not yet that is.  Recently the IBM created super computer, Watson, trumped two other contestants Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter during a game of Jeopardy on TV.  In a full-fledged Jeopardy game, each contestant including the super computer, followed the exact Jeopardy rules: choose a category, buzz in when you know it and answer in the…

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Canada Brings the Touchscreen to A New Level

Starbucks in Canada brings “instant tea” to a whole new meaning.  Numerous locations in Canada are trying out the first-ever “touch order screen” which allows sidewalk passers-by to order different flavors of Tazo tea right off the menu on the window.  I could only imagine how long it will take for this to migrate to America and have it show up on the windows of fast food restaurants. More information on the…

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