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Swann MP3 Doorbell SWADS-DOORCH product shot
Swann MP3 Doorbell SWADS-DOORCH product shot
Swann MP3 Doorbell SWADS-DOORCH product shot

Swann MP3 Doorbell SWADS-DOORCH Review

Lucky folks have summer homes while others rent bungalows and some go without but make due by carving out a space in a garage or basement. What’s common to all this is that the person “inside” doesn’t want to hear loud knocking...
 
DVR
 
game capture HD product shot
game capture HD product shot
game capture HD product shot

Elgato Game Capture HD Review

I like gaming. But I also like simple. This may seem contradictory in the age of multi-button controllers and multi-tasking massive games, but it’s not. Just give me a straight forward approach to what I have to accomplish in a...

 
Computers
 
Edifier- Prisma Bluetooth product shot
Edifier- Prisma Bluetooth product shot
Edifier- Prisma Bluetooth product shot

Edifier: Prisma E3350BT 2.1 Bluetooth Audio System Review

I spend a lot of time working at my desk -- designed so that I have to stand, not sit, during the course of the day. While I’m not one of those that plays music all day -- I do listen to audio coming off a web browsers, along w...
 
Headphones Reviews
 
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Mobile Hi-Fi Headphones product shot
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Mobile Hi-Fi Headphones product shot
Bowers & Wilkins P3 Mobile Hi-Fi Headphones product shot

Bowers and Wilkins P3 Mobile Hi-Fi Headphones Review

There was a time when brand loyalty meant something -- especially in the early days of audio consumer electronics. You heard from friends how well a piece of audio equipment worked or went and checked it out yourself at a local...

 
Apple
 
PHILIPS Fidelio SoundAvia AD7000W/3 frontal view
PHILIPS Fidelio SoundAvia AD7000W/3 frontal view
PHILIPS Fidelio SoundAvia AD7000W/3 frontal view

PHILIPS Fidelio SoundAvia AD7000W/37 Review

Audio docks for Apple iOS devices have been around for a while now -- in fact there’s plenty of them to choose from, so why a PHILIPS? Maybe because you have to look for the straw in the haystack to get a quality result. Or may...
 
Android
 
D-Link DCS-932L Wireless N Day/Night Home Network Camera
D-Link DCS-932L Wireless N Day/Night Home Network Camera
D-Link DCS-932L Wireless N Day/Night Home Network Camera

D-Link DCS-932L Wireless N Day/Night Home Network Camera Review

Home security has grown by leaps and bounds over the last few years -- partly due to the speed of Internet connections being used in home networks. Once it cost big bucks to monitor what was going on in your place when you were...

 
Laptop Accessory Reviews
 
Logitech Cube product shot
Logitech Cube product shot
Logitech Cube product shot

Logitech Cube Review

There was a time when I would have killed to have had a tablet with me, rather than a laptop. But on second thought, tablets seem to be all about being used for entertainment, not business. Had I a tablet when I was covering a ...
 
Home Theater
 
Antennas Direct MICRON XG product shot
Antennas Direct MICRON XG product shot
Antennas Direct MICRON XG product shot

Antennas Direct CLEARSTREAM MICRON XG Indoor Digital TV Antenna Review

  Saving money is something that everyone can relate to -- regardless of how the economy's doing. Too many folks have “given in” to the idea that the only way you can get a high-definition TV signal from a broadcast network is ...

 
Apple
 
3D Director Viewer Box and product
3D Director Viewer Box and product
3D Director Viewer Box and product

3D Director Viewer Review

While I don’t sing the body electric, I do search for the elusive 3D. And on my mobile device no less. Anyone who enjoys watching 3D movies or videos -- whatever -- knows that the main obstacle, besides finding the content to s...
 
Accessory Reviews
 
ReVIVE Solar ReStore XL battery button side
ReVIVE Solar ReStore XL battery button side
ReVIVE Solar ReStore XL battery button side

Accessory Power ReVIVE Solar ReStore XL Review

I’m a big fan of hiking and once I moved to California from the East Coast, I ramped up the amount of time my feet and the ground visited each other. My basic accoutrements through the years haven’t changed, but as camping out ...

 
Accessories
 
desk pets CarBot
desk pets CarBot
desk pets CarBot

desk pets CarBot R/C Review

“Show me someone who doesn't like an R/C car, and he's no relative of mine.” Albert Einstein Okay he never said that -- but anyone who doesn’t like radio controlled cars (or planes or helicopters) has no right to say they’ve an...
 
Computer Accessory Reviews
 
Actiontec GT784WN WIreless N ADSL Modem Router product shot
Actiontec GT784WN WIreless N ADSL Modem Router product shot
Actiontec GT784WN WIreless N ADSL Modem Router product shot

Actiontec GT784WN Wireless N ADSL Modem Router Review

There was a time when setting up an Internet connection was a time intensive event -- one that was backed up by the need to succeed despite the technology barring the way (and the ever-present reminder of just how much that con...