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Seattle

6 Hacks for Amazon’s Fire Stick

By | Oct 26, 2017 at 5:00 pm

I’ve been using Android boxes for a couple of years now, but in terms of ease of use, portability and overall simplicity the Fire Stick has all of the others beat in a host of different ways and with the new devices soon to…

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These Noise-Cancelling Devices Can Help You Get a Better Night Sleep

By | Oct 25, 2017 at 5:00 pm

It is always a bother when you are subjected to noise that we are not in control off especially when you need some quiet. Worse still, when confronted by noise from a field you do not subscribe to and we always pray that a…

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Melbourne

Ditch the Back Pain with This Ergonomically-Designed Laptop Bag

By | Oct 25, 2017 at 9:20 am

With remote work on the rise and digital positions flying off the job boards like hotcakes, employees of the world are sitting in front of computers at an alarmingly high rate. Back and neck pain have become occupational hazards of office workers, creating a…

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Beijing

Mi Note 3: Decent Mid-Tier Phone for International Travelers [Review]

By | Oct 24, 2017 at 1:30 pm

In a world of overpriced smartphones, few mid-tier equivalences gain as much attention outside of OnePlus; however, Xiaomi continues to try breaking that tradition, especially in the US. So last year we checked out a few of their devices, many boasting some intense cameras,…

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NYC

LEGO Celebrates Women of NASA With Latest Build Set

By | Oct 18, 2017 at 3:50 pm

Growing up if you were a girl that wanted to play with LEGOs, you had to head over to the boy’s isle and find the latest Sci-Fi set. Today, LEGO is developing more gender-neutral sets and finding new ways to encourage girls to become…

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OnePlus 5 Packs a Lot of Punch, A Bit of Controversy [Review]

By | Oct 17, 2017 at 10:50 am

In the world of smartphones, crazy price tags are becoming the norm. However, one Chinese company continues to push back against the fold while still having some of the top specs available. OnePlus the brand with a motto of never settling, constantly offers the…

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Tel Aviv

Make Your Old Air Conditioner Smart Home Compatible with Sensibo Sky

By | Oct 16, 2017 at 1:30 pm

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…

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Drones, Phones, And Automation: The Future Of Home Security

By | Oct 12, 2017 at 1:30 pm

It flies around inside your house, ready to respond to any emergency, to ward off any intruder, and even to feed your pets when you’re away. No, it’s not your own overly-attentive superhero. It’s an Aevena Aire drone, a milestone of the future of…

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Kansas City

Garmin Vívosport GPS Watch Is the Slimmest On the Market [Review]

By | Oct 9, 2017 at 12:20 pm

After being a runner and into endurance sports, you start to pickup on brands that become synonymous with the community. Much like the world now replaced the term for searching on the internet to Googling (Google), those of us in trisports really love their…

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Mountain View

Google Releases Pixelbook, Two New Home Speakers, and Pixel Buds

By | Oct 5, 2017 at 10:50 am

Talk about a busy day at the Made By Google event. Not only did the company release two new phones, there were a couple of surprises along the way. From a camera that automatically captures moments hands-free and a Sonos/HomePod competitor, to wireless earbuds,…

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Mountain View

Rumor Roundup: Google Pixel 2 Event

By | Oct 3, 2017 at 1:30 pm

This is a big week for Google fans as the company set to unveiling their latest smartphones. In addition to the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, Google is also expected to announce a miniature version of Google Home, and a replacement to the…

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Copenhagen

Libratone Q Adapt Earbuds Block Out Your Coworkers [Review]

By | Oct 2, 2017 at 10:50 am

Open offices, you hate them, your coworkers hate them, but some reason they keep being a thing. As if the cubical farms from the likes of The Office weren’t bad enough, many startups and large companies don’t even give us walls, but hey at…

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How Lorex Technology Leverages Digital and E-Commerce to Sell Security Cameras

By | Sep 29, 2017 at 8:30 am

The security market is booming, and Lorex Technology is one of the companies leading the way. Growing criminal threats, coupled with advances in technology, are expected to propel the security solutions market to over $372.9 billion by 2022, says MarketsandMarkets’ Global Forecast to 2022…

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San Mateo

GoPro Announces VR Fusion Camera, GoPro Hero 6 Black

By | Sep 28, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Today, GoPro announced two new pieces of hardware, GoPro Fusion and GoPro Hero 6, to their camera lineup and several software updates to the existing tech. The biggest news out of today’s event was the confirmation and release date of GoPro’s virtual reality/360-degree camera…

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Los Angeles

Omnia Brings Wireless Car Charging to the iPhone 7 and 6 [Review]

By | Sep 26, 2017 at 1:45 pm

Early this month Apple announced two new iPhones, the iPhone 8 and iPhone X. One of the biggest changes besides to the design on both was the addition of wireless charging using QI technology. With the addition of wireless charging you’d simply place your…

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Ottawa

Klashwerks to Launch Raven, A Family Friendly Connected Car System

By | Sep 19, 2017 at 12:20 pm

Today, Ottawa based Klashwerks is emerging out of stealth mode to announce their first product, Raven. Raven is an internet of things (IoT) device set to bring connectivity, intelligence, and security to cars that don’t already have it. Unlike your remote access, monitors such…

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7 Hiking Gadgets That Will Make Your Weekend Awesome

By | Sep 16, 2017 at 10:30 am

While everyone is wrapped up in the new iPhone, it’s important to remember that hiking tech is advancing just as fast as everything else. Whether it’s GPS trackers to make sure you don’t get lost or water filters to keep yourself hydrated, you’ll be…