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Gift Guide 2017: Star Wars Gadgets and Gear

By | Dec 3, 2017 at 3:50 pm

Star Wars. The franchise is one of the most famous of all time — the original 1977 film is up there with Gone With the Wind as the most beloved 20th century flick. Unlike Gone With the Wind, the futuristic Star Wars franchise lends itself…

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San Francisco

Add a Layer of Protection to Your iPhone X

By | Dec 1, 2017 at 11:30 am

If you were one of the individuals that snagged the iPhone X, then you are fully aware that this device is one of the most fragile smartphones on the market to date. And you also know, the cost of getting your glass repaired is…

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Gift Guide 2017: Creatives, Podcasters, Vloggers, and Hipsters

By | Nov 29, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Blame social media or the rise in affordable technology, this world is creating more content. Sure, your uncle may just be figuring out memes on Facebook, but your niece is racking up millions of views on YouTube and Instagram with her own how-to series….

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HyperX FPS: Alloy Keyboard and Pulsefire Mouse [Review]

By | Nov 28, 2017 at 12:20 pm

Gaming is not what it once was. What first started as nothing more than a few pixels bouncing a virtual ball back and forth has spurred a full scale industry filled with pro level sporting competition, advances in technology, and maybe the birth of…

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SYNAVOLT: the Smart and Modular Power Bank [Review]

By | Nov 28, 2017 at 11:30 am

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…

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Gift Guide 2017: Cannabis Gadgets and Gear

By | Nov 27, 2017 at 12:20 pm

The holidays can be a pretty stressful time. Between family gatherings with grumpy relatives and Christmas shopping trips that are reminiscent of D-Day, stress is perhaps the most reasonable response to the holiday season. Fortunately, a little bit of cannabis can go a long…

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Gift Guide 2017: Tech for Outdoorsmen, Survivalists, and Preppers

By | Nov 26, 2017 at 2:30 pm

In a world filled with seemingly endless technology that connects you to the digital world, now more than ever do people want to disconnect. However, whether or not they are the outdoorsy type or more into glamping, there is still plenty of tech to…

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10 Gadgets for the Young at Heart

By | Nov 24, 2017 at 1:30 pm

So you’ve got your shopping list in front of you. And you also — I hope — have every single one of TechCo’s holiday gift guides open, too. Food tech, travel tech, wearables, VR and videogames are all covered. But if you have any…

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It’s Time to Buy a Wireless Spy Camera to Protect Your Home

By | Nov 23, 2017 at 4:40 pm

There was a time long ago when spy cameras were mystified in spy films such as James Bond or Mission Impossible. Every kid ever born during the era of the spy camera has fantasised about owning one. Some were lucky enough to dupe their…

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How to Work a 3d Pen Like a Pro

By | Nov 23, 2017 at 12:45 pm

In all fairness to tech innovation, 3D printers are not only one of the most useful inventions made in recent times but also one of the most fun and engaging thing ever made. And the ability to compress all of the tech into a…

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Black Friday 2017: The How-To Guide

By | Nov 22, 2017 at 10:50 am

Most holidays are pretty easy to figure out. Thanksgiving is about eating and being thankful, Christmas is about decorating a tree and stocking up on eggnog, and Labor Day is about avoiding all labor for 24 hours, to name three. But the more minor…

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

By | Nov 21, 2017 at 5:00 pm

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…

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Gift Guide 2017: VR, AR, and Hardware to Power It

By | Nov 21, 2017 at 3:50 pm

Last year may have been the biggest for virtual reality hardware when it comes to gaming, but now we’re starting to see the fruit of those seeds grow. With the likes of Skyrim now on PlayStation VR, mixed reality headsets, and improved technology being…

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Top Gadgets From Amazon Launchpad to Check Out This Black Friday

By | Nov 21, 2017 at 2:30 pm

Thanksgiving week isn’t just for being thankful during a food coma: It’s also the kickoff event for the holiday shopping season, Black Friday. If you’re not a fan of shopping, you’ll want to get it all done this weekend, so you can rest easy…

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San Diego

Robo C2 Brings Simplicity to Complex 3D Printing [Review]

By | Nov 21, 2017 at 11:30 am

3D printing is not just for hobbyists any more, companies are banking on the technology and truly putting the results to work. Local Motors is always our go to example, having seen them create some amazing vehicles using 3D printed parts, but there are…

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Gift Guide 2017: The Home Chef

By | Nov 20, 2017 at 3:50 pm

In the past year we’ve seen some massive wins and changes in the world of food, namely Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods and both Blue Apron and HelloFresh going public. We’ve also seen some interesting insights from company leaders such as Papa Johns who…

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Galaxy Note 8 vs S8: Premium Phones With Aesthetics You’ll Love

By | Nov 20, 2017 at 12:20 pm

The Galaxy Note 8 is simultaneously the best and most expensive phone I’ve ever owned. Would I recommend it? Absolutely. The S8+ is top notch as well but doesn’t quite keep up with the Note 8, despite the fact that the battery is larger…