By Leo Laporte, Michael Miller
Devoted to the leagues of mainstream geeks who combine expertise into each part in their lives, Leo Laporte's 2005 equipment advisor is the definitive resource to your gadget-buying wishes in 2004-05. Leo boils down the reams and reams of product specifications, slices in the course of the advertising and marketing hype and gives you his best-of-breed choices for every little thing from electronic cameras to MP3 avid gamers, GPS devices to mobile phones, and from domestic theater apparatus to desktop gadgetry. Leo might help you make sure that your richly deserved dollars are positioned to reliable use. Divided into seven easy-to-follow sections, you'll find basic procuring recommendation, pointers on what to prevent and Leo's best alternatives for every gadget variety. Get the main from your toy cash with Leo Laporte's 2005 equipment consultant.
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Leo Laporte's 2005 Gadget Guide by Leo Laporte, Michael Miller