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  • Project FI Community Site Answers Almost All Your Fi Questions

    2 September 2015, 12:30 pm by: Wayne Schulz

    I’m in the process of evaluating Google’s new Project Fi service which promises to simplify cellular costs by charging only for what you’ve consumed, while also widening the coverage map by combining the data reach of both Sprint and T-Mobile. The…
  • Native Union’s Played Up the Protection with their 360° iPhone 6 Case

    2 September 2015, 10:30 am by: Greg Alston

    There’s nothing like a new case, but there’s nothing like a new case that’s slim, sleek, and has just a LITTLE bit of individuality to it. We received Native Union’s latest Clic 360° protective case for the iPhone 6 Plus. Now first things first, when…
  • How Much Did My Local Library Membership Save Us This Summer?

    1 September 2015, 3:30 pm by: Carly Z

    I just went through my Amazon account, and determined I’ve read 25+ books this summer for free. Some of them were older titles, like Gear Diary Book Club selections, while others were relatively new. Plus issues of Consumer Reports and Runner’s World, all…
  • Game Developer Launches Retro Gaming Hardware on Kickstarter!

    1 September 2015, 2:30 pm by: Michael Anderson

    I love RobotLovesKitty, who created the fun and funny ‘Legend of Dungeon’ game that I adored and which recently got a huge expansion. They are a fun and small team, and now they have launched a hardware project on Kickstarter called GameKid! If you think…
  • The Nomad Roadtrip Charges Your Phone Both in the Car and Out

    1 September 2015, 11:15 am by: Judie Lipsett Stanford

    Picture a charger that plugs into your car’s DC connector; like any other charger you can plug a USB cable into it to top off your mobile device’s battery. Now picture that same charger out of your car, tucked into a pocket until you need to top off again.…
  • Amazon Prime Video Adds Offline Viewing for iOS and Android!

    1 September 2015, 11:00 am by: Carly Z

    Every time we take a road trip, Sarah and I have the same conversation: What movies/tv shows have we purchased for our son so he can be entertained on a long ride? We have a small library of shows and he’s usually pretty content to cycle through those. But…
  • SCOSCHE boomBOTTLE+: Rugged, Waterproof, and Wireless Sound

    1 September 2015, 10:15 am by: Judie Lipsett Stanford

    Summer may be winding down, but that doesn’t mean that there won’t be plenty of opportunities to be outside, listening to your favorite music. Rather than worrying that your favorite wireless speaker might get damaged by the elements, you can enjoy great…
  • LUNATIK’s EPIK Watch Kit for the Ultimate Apple Watch Protection

    1 September 2015, 8:15 am by: Judie Lipsett Stanford

    You may have seen the LUNATIK EPIK on Kickstarter, but if you didn’t, here’s what you need to know: they’ve come up with the ultimate 42mm Apple Watch protective shell. Not only will EPIK keep your watch safe from dents, wings, and scratches, it will…
  • Bluelounge Kosta Is a Charging Coaster for Your Apple Watch

    31 August 2015, 5:00 pm by: Dan Cohen

    I bought my Apple Watch intending to return it before the two week trial period was over. I found I really like Apple’s first smartwatch and, as you might expect, I ended up keeping it. That means it’s time to accessorize. My first extra… the Bluelounge…
  • Google Surprises Everyone with Android Wear on iOS

    31 August 2015, 2:00 pm by: Carly Z

    Do you use an iPhone but drool over the Moto 360? Or have you been eyeing up the beauty of the LG Urbane while staring forlornly at your 6+? Google has some good news for you: Android Wear is now available on iOS, though with some restrictions (both Google…
  • Screwpop Tools, Pliers, and Utility Knife-Everyday Items in Convenient Portable Form

    31 August 2015, 11:30 am by: Carly Z

    I love small multi-tools. You never know when you’ll need a tool on hand for a small job. Screwpop takes the multi-tool in a new direction, offering various focused tools in keyring form and tossing in a bottle opener for good measure. I looked at the…
  • Griffin’s Reversible Premium Lighting Cable Will Power You Up

    30 August 2015, 1:00 pm by: Dan Cohen

    If you are reading the site it means you love your gadgets. And if your gadgets of choice come from Apple it means you need USB-to-Lightning cases to keep your mobile devices powered up. If you need USB-to-Lightning cables you’ll want to check out…
  • Amazon Underground Aims to Deliver Truly Free Apps

    29 August 2015, 10:30 pm by: Carly Z

    Amazon has revamped their App Store, and in place of the “Free App of the Day”, there’s a segment called “Amazon Underground“. Silly name aside, this category consists of 100% free apps-no upfront cost, and ZERO in-app purchases! Amazon is eating the…
  • Volvo: Proving the 60s Are Alive and Well!

    29 August 2015, 4:00 pm by: David Goodspeed

    This week was all about the 60s. Volvo Cars of North America is preparing to celebrate 60 years of bringing it’s Swedish-born vehicles to this continent. As part of the festivities the automaker is delivering some new 2016 models on the 60-series…
  • Ditto By Simple Matters is Just That: Simple.

    29 August 2015, 2:45 pm by: Greg Alston

    The Ditto By Simple Matters is true to its name in every single way. From the packaging, down to the day to day use of the device. But is that a good or a bad thing? When I received a copy to review, I will admit, I wasn’t immediately amused by it. The…
  • aLLreLi Dual USB Charger Review: Travel Ready USB Power

    28 August 2015, 1:00 pm by: Carly Z

    If I’m not careful, the number of cables and chargers by my bedside table can quickly spin out of control. My power strip gets overstuffed, and the various charging cables start to twine together like some kind of electronic rat king. I’ve been working…
  • ‘The Martian’ Is Setting a High Bar with Amazing Trailers

    27 August 2015, 12:30 pm by: Carly Z

    There’s a slew of awesome science fiction movies coming out this fall, but “The Martian” looks to be one of the most interesting. The basic premise is that we send a mission to Mars, and in the course of an emergency one of the astronauts is left…
  • Paranormal Agency: The Ghosts of Wayne Mansion Arrives to Haunt Mac Gamers!

    26 August 2015, 2:00 pm by: Michael Anderson

    I wasn’t a huge fan of the original Paranormal Agency but I adored the sequel, finding it delivered a tense and engaging experience that is on par with some of the best games in the genre! Now it arrives on the Mac! Type of app: Hidden Object Puzzle…
  • Oral-B Pro 5000 SmartSeries Electric Toothbrush Adds Bluetooth to Your Morning Routine

    26 August 2015, 1:00 pm by: Dan Cohen

    A few years ago, Judie and I reviewed a rechargeable electric toothbrush. We were impressed, and I have been using that toothbrush ever since. Recently, however, I’ve had a chance to check out two others electric toothbrushes. These come from Oral-B, and the…
  • A-Audio’s Legacy Headphones Should’ve Been Bluetooth, but Are Still a Corded Success

    26 August 2015, 1:00 pm by: Greg Alston

    The A-Audio Legacy headphones are a superior pair of noise canceling headphones that give you various listening modes, included with a top of the line design. The $299 pair of buds are created by A-Audio, a Miami-based company, who are relatively new in the…

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