Logiix Bluetooth Headphones

Logiix Bluetooth Headphones Review

I have always been a big fan of Bluetooth Headphones for my workouts. I find it tiring to have headphone cords snag on my clothes or equipment so when the Logiix Bluetooth Headphones arrived I was happy to start using them. I previously used and reviewed a couple pairs of Jabra headphones back in 2014 … Continue reading Logiix Bluetooth Headphones Review

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Power up #backtoschool with power solutions from #Logiix

Back to school is a busy time and if you are on the go a lot you'll invariably need to charge your smartphone. Logiix has a great selection of charging solutions including a couple we have been using for a while. Piston Power Multi 3000 Retailing at 54.99, this portable pack has connectors for Apple … Continue reading Power up #backtoschool with power solutions from #Logiix

Hardware issues plague more great offerings from Logiix

We received a bunch of samples from Logiix and have had no issues with them until recently. One of their Sync and Charge Jolt cables broke as the Lightning connector piece completely snapped out of the front of the cable. While it surprised me I have had this happen before with another cable by Belkin. … Continue reading Hardware issues plague more great offerings from Logiix

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Zus – the smart car charger @nondainc #cool #tech for #cars #acura #honda #gm #ford #toyota #subaru #audi #mazda #nissan

Zus is a device for charging your smartphone quickly on the go. The vendor tagline calls it "the smart car charger" because it can be connected to your smartphone via an app which can be used to locate your vehicle using GPS technology. I've used the device and found the vendor's claims hold true - … Continue reading Zus – the smart car charger @nondainc #cool #tech for #cars #acura #honda #gm #ford #toyota #subaru #audi #mazda #nissan

Netgear AC3200 Nighthawk X6 Tri-Band WiFi Router Review

My wireless router gets a lot of usage in my house. The only time someone isn't connected to it (via a device) is when we're asleep! The Netgear AC3200 Nighthawk X6 Tri-Band WiFi Router retails for around $300. But it can do some pretty amazing things that you'd never think your router could actually do. … Continue reading Netgear AC3200 Nighthawk X6 Tri-Band WiFi Router Review

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Travelon waterproof case review

During a recent trip to the US I visited an Eddie Bower outlet store and picked up a Travelon clear view waterproof case for my iPhone. I figured I couldn't go wrong for five bucks and the product declared that it was submersible to 65 feet and that it floats. Now while I can't prove that … Continue reading Travelon waterproof case review

Phantom Glass

Phantom Glass review

Phantom Glass has the answer to protecting your devices as its a tempered glass screen protector, created with Corning Gorilla Glass, to ensure maximum impact and scratch protection. What is it? at .2millimeters thin Phantom Glass features two unique coatings: a silicone nano-adhesion layer, which allows for easy installation while its oleophobic nano-coating that allows … Continue reading Phantom Glass review

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Samsung Galaxy S5 launches April 11th in Canada

The Galaxy S5 comes to Canada on April 11th through just about every wireless carrier and it’s likely to be one of the top sellers of the year. With Samsung’s marketing muscle behind it, the Galaxy S brand has become the preeminent Android smartphone on the market. The devices have been, generally speaking, solid challengers … Continue reading Samsung Galaxy S5 launches April 11th in Canada

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Z30 from Blackberry shows off the Jekyll and Hyde of the company

Blackberry is an interesting case study. As a blogger reviewing its devices, particularly the new Z10 and Q10 earlier this year I was impressed about how the new devices stacked up against Apple and Android devices. The BB10 operating system launched in January of this year was a serious step forward from iOS and Android … Continue reading Z30 from Blackberry shows off the Jekyll and Hyde of the company

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Mobile Scanner Review: Visioneer RoadWarrior 3

The Visioneer RoadWarrior 3 mobile scanner was a delight to review. It worked as advertised and exceeded my expectations. A compact little unit, the RoadWarrior weighed in at only 380g (13.4 oz) with dimensions of 290*54*38 mm (11.4"*2.2"*1.5") (W * D * H) making it a truly mobile device. This one can fit easily in … Continue reading Mobile Scanner Review: Visioneer RoadWarrior 3

Motorola Moto X

Motorola Moto X: OK Google Now!

At first using the Motorola Moto X didn't seem much different than any other Android device but when I drilled deeper into the functionality I was pleasantly surprised. On the device I set up my default services including Gmail (Google Account) and Twitter. As with other Android devices I really like the notifications functionality compared … Continue reading Motorola Moto X: OK Google Now!

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Jabra Solemate packs a punch as a portable speaker

I must admit I'm new to the phenomena of portable speakers. Add bluetooth into the mix and I have a fresh challenge on my hands which is why I love to blog and write about tech. Having played with the Jabra Solemate now for a few weeks I'm impressed by the power this little speaker … Continue reading Jabra Solemate packs a punch as a portable speaker

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Zyroshell car and desk phone cradle review

Originally a Kickstarter project, the Zyroshell car and desk phone cradle is making its way out of the labs and into our cars and offices. I've had the Zyroshell phone cradle for a while now and almost forgot I had it as it has blended in so well. It's a gadget that's so simple but … Continue reading Zyroshell car and desk phone cradle review

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SafeCase a sturdy and protective option for the iPhone 4S

Having already reviewed the Snugg iPad 4 case back in the spring I figured it was time to try another of their cases for my iPhone 4S. At first glance I was amazed how sturdy the Safe Case was and then I realized why upon reading the packaging. It's meant to protects users from electromagnetic … Continue reading SafeCase a sturdy and protective option for the iPhone 4S

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Bang and Olufsen devices produce sweet sounds for the music lover

In the realm of audio Bang and Olufsen offers some great gadgets for those who are true audio nuts or who just love to listen to their music really loud. Back in late August I visited the store on West 7th Ave in Vancouver and met with Albert Iglesias and we ran through some of … Continue reading Bang and Olufsen devices produce sweet sounds for the music lover

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Apple iOS 7 – the fireplace, blanket and hot chocolate have been stripped away

I've heard at least one tech columnist refer to the new Apple iOS 7 as looking like the user interface fell into a "bucket of clown makeup." Now while I have to agree that the new interface is vastly different from its predecessor is this really an improvement? I understand that Apple wants to achieve … Continue reading Apple iOS 7 – the fireplace, blanket and hot chocolate have been stripped away