Posts by: Michael Radon

Born in the Midwest, living in the Southwest, Michael Radon grew up wanting to make video games for a living before finding his calling as a writer. Though he often heads out on spur-of-the-moment adventures with little to no preparation, he's just as sure to remember his toothbrush as he is at least two portable consoles, a laptop and five to ten games on his person at all times just for those lulls in the action where he can squeeze in a few levels of gaming.

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Elgato Video Capture Review

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[rating:4/5] While it’s been long enough that some of us have probably  sold our VCRs at garage sales or tossed them with all of our tapes in the garbage long ago, there are still a select few (myself included) who have hung on to some of those VHS cassettes for...

NuFoce NE-700X EarBuds

NuForce NE-700X Earbud Review

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[rating:4/5] The NuForce NE-700X bill themselves as high performance earphones designed for the discerning ears of audiophiles. Normally, I tend to be snobbish when it comes to headphone design, preferring something over-ear when it comes to enjoying sound quality, but the way the NE-700X earphones sound really blew me away,...

Nuforce BT-860 Headphones

NuForce BT-860 Headphones Review

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[rating:5/5] We’ve all seen jokes about people “talking to themselves” while on their bluetooth headsets, but love them or hate them, they’re a virtual necessity these days, especially in places where they’re required by law if you want to use a phone while driving. The NuForce BT-860 bluetooth headphones may...

NuForce uDAC 2

NuForce uDAC 2 Review

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[rating:5/5] A must have piece of equipment for any home theater setup or high-level digital audio needs, the NuForce uDAC 2 combines a digital audio converter with a headphone amplifier, helping get the most out of both equipment and content based on the situation. While maybe not the first thing...

Toddy Cloth

Toddy Gear Smart Cloth Review

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[rating:4/5] Billed as a specially-crafted cleaning cloth for tablets, monitors, and other devices, the Toddy Smart Cloth by Toddy Gear features two sides – a silk microfiber side for buffing and polishing and a plush microfiber for deeper basic cleaning. With a wide variety of patterns and designs to choose...

iDuck MP3 Player

iDuck Waterproof Speaker Review

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[rating:2/5] When I first noticed the SolidSound iDuck music player, I thought that this was a device I could surely get some use out of. Sure, it’s designed for children who need a little bit of entertainment while they take a bath, whereas I am a bachelor in my mid-twenties...

Urban Ears Plataan

Urbanears Plattan Headphone Review

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When it comes to headphones, it’s hard to beat on-ear or over-ear cups to get the most immersive sound quality, but the trade off tends be lack of portability. While larger earphones offer more power and tend to block out background noise better, they can really eat up a lot...