Maker, Tinkerer, Writer, Reader, Tech aficionado. I live near DFW and enjoy the quirky side of life.

 

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SYNAVOLT: the Smart and Modular Power Bank [Review]

Power banks have had a transformation and companies are cramming a ton of mAh and features into a small space for users on-the-go. The SYNAVOLT is a modular power bank with 20,000 mAh capacity and dual expansion bays. The SYNAVOLT central unit itself is…

FLM’s New Berlin 38.4 Tripod Comes With Flawless Craftsmanship [Review]

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FLM Canada is introducing the Berlin Series of tripods for pro video and photo usage. FLM’s recent success with their 200 percent Indieogogo-funded CP26-Travel tripod paves the way for a much larger relative: the Berlin 38.4. They’ll be introducing at least two tripods in the…

How Notion’s Sensors Simplify Your Smart Home [Review]

Launching today, the second generation of the Notion sensor displays with a high degree of flexibility. This flexibility should make it a competitive option when compared to more narrowly focused items, such as dedicated motion sensors or water sensors. These small, round, puck-like sensors…

Make Your Old Air Conditioner Smart Home Compatible with Sensibo Sky

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The smart home movement is in full effect, for the right price. Unfortunately, that price is pretty high, particularly for the everyday consumer. If only there were a way to add smart features to your otherwise disconnected portable air conditioner sitting on your window…

Wacom Bamboo Sketch Stylus is Good for the Basics

The Wacom Bamboo Sketch Stylus is a lot of fun. While it is not great for art, it is quite utilitarian and a lot of fun. It is a great crayon for scratching out rough sketches and diagrams, drawing on photos, or writing notes….