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Jaybird X3 review: the best exercise headphones

I had previously reviewed the Jaybird X2 headphones, which I dubbed the best headphones for exercise. When I was asked to review the recently released Jaybird X3 headphones, I found it hard to resist. The X3's are very similar to their predecessors in many ways--the main differences being improved sound, a … [Read more...]

Your home assistant may also become your next home phone

Most people think of speakers as devices that let them receive content such as music, chapters from audio books or radio broadcasts. However Amazon and Google are two mega companies that are looking at ways to allow consumers to make phone calls with their home assistant devices that are essentially "smart … [Read more...]

8 must-have tech gadgets for your household

Thanks to modern technology, our homes are now "smart" environments. Today's tech tools make it easier than ever to view media, manage our households, engage with others (both in and outside of the home), and be creative. And they're readily available off-the-shelf (and many are surprisingly affordable too). … [Read more...]

Review: LIVV headphones help you live up to your full potential

For the longest time, I have been on the hunt for a comfortable, great sounding headphone that I can safely sweat in. I have tried Beats Solo 2's and 3's, Beats Studio Wireless, Jaybird BlueBuds X, Jaybird X2, Power Beats 2, Bose Sound Sport, and most recently, a pair of Jabra Elite's--all with the intention … [Read more...]

Review: Lima Ultra delivers much needed speed and performance improvements

Back in November, I wrote about the announcement of Lima's latest personal cloud storage product, the Lima Ultra. I was excited to hear about the improvements implemented into the new Lima Ultra, after all, I had been a backer of the original Lima project on Kickstarter and while I did like my original Lima, … [Read more...]

How consumer drones will evolve in the year ahead

Drone sales boomed over the last year as many realized the potential they offer. Big companies like Amazon, UPS, Disney and NASA invested in them — and used them too! Google and Chipotle tested burrito delivery using drones on the Virginia Tech campus. GoPro unveiled their first consumer drone. The FAA … [Read more...]

These KEF speakers are the best computer speakers

If you are in the market for an amazing pair of computer speakers look no further than the KEF X300A speakers. There are actually two models of the X300A’s — one is a strictly wired version (X300A) and the other model (X300AW or X300A Wireless) has wireless capabilities. I bought the X300AW (wireless … [Read more...]

The right gear and gadgets for holiday travelers

Whether you're traveling by plane, train, or automobile this holiday season (yes, that is a reference to the 1987 John Hughes film!), you will likely find that proper gear can make all the difference in your comfort. Though "traveling light" seems to be a philosophy that is preached by many these days, the … [Read more...]

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