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Vizio S5451w-C2 54-Inch 5.1 Home Theater Sound Bar Review

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Vs have gotten bigger — way bigger — but as a result the actual chassis holding the electronics has shrunk. That is fine as far as the display goes, but where is the room for the speakers? T...
 
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Ematic MediaBeam Streaming Media Player Review

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lot has been made of Chromecast, Google’s combination of a “Smart TV” dongle and linkage with a smartphone or computer. But the first out of the gate isn’t always the winner, so don't count...
 
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Bem Speaker Band
Bem Speaker Band

Bem Speaker Band Review

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hat's the deal with the whole "smart watch" thing when it's the phone in the pocket doing all the heavy lifting? I don't need little apps dancing in an LCD window, the whole purpose of the o...
 
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HP Split X 2 Review

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on’t be fooled — people aren’t moving away from notebooks in favor of tablets, but they ARE expecting the power of a notebook shouldn’t come at the expense of features only a tablet can prov...
 
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AOC G2460PQU 24 Inch LED Monitor Review

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omputer monitors have reached the point where we take them for granted — we expect them to be bright, evenly lit, chock full of inputs and inexpensively priced. And with a large screen size ...
 
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Headphones
 
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Star Wars headphones
Star Wars headphones

STREET by 50 First Edition Star Wars On Ear Headphones Stormtrooper

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eing honest, when I was first told about the STREET by 50 First Edition Star Wars On Ear Headphones Stormtrooper — I was thinking it was just another licensing deal that resulted in a pair o...
 
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Fluance Fi30-002
Fluance Fi30-002

Fluance Fi30 Bluetooth Speaker Review: Not Portable Goodness

The Fluance Fi30 is the company's first Bluetooth only speaker.  It sells for $149.99, and unlike other Bluetooth speakers, which generally cost more and offer less oomph, this one will not fit in your pocket or your book bag. ...
 
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Narrative Clip_Row
Narrative Clip_Row

Narrative Clip Review

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earable cameras are all the rage for those looking to document their lives on a daily basis and use photos in their “social media” life. The Narrative Clip was one of the first of this new g...
 
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Phantom Headphones with Boombox Review

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eadphones have a basic function: to provide a closed environment for listening to audio. Then the differences are applied — such as how comfortably they fit and how good they sound being the...
 
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Wahoo Fitness Balance Smartphone Scale Review

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here are times when technology doesn't seem to be needed: hairbrushes don't need to be networked and forks don't need electric motors driving moving parts. So where's the value in upping the...
 
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Martian G2G Blue Watch Review

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earable devices are proliferating the culture, but nothing continues to garner more attention than that of a “smart” watch. Maybe it's because it echoes the past where the time was always ju...
 
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Gefen Wireless Extender for HDMI 60 GHz Review

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here was a time when a living room made space to accommodate the TV -- now it's the other way around. Flat panel blend into walls or sit demurely on cabinets that add to the room's decor, in...
 
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