Very Good Budget Smartphone too Expensive!

Don’t expect a flashy overpowered flagship phone intros latest offering from Motorola. Out of the box the Moto e is a decidedly unstylish slab of black plastic and Gorilla glass with a  4.3” screen perfect for small hands,  a dual-core processor, 1GB of RAM, a 5-megapixel camera and the latest version of Android, 4.4.2 KitKat. KitKat […]

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Add Backup Battery iPhone Charger

Like most road warriors I travel with a selection of chargers, cables and backup battery in order to keep all my devices up and running. The good folks at Nomad have come up with a little gadget that will make my load of charging paraphernalia a little  lighter. The NomadPlus is a 1,500mAh external battery […]

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Latest Home Robots from iRobot

iRobot is the name that comes to mind when thinking about home robots. iRobot was founded in 1990 by Massachusetts Institute of Technology roboticists with the vision of making practical robots a reality. The first was the award winning Roomba robot vacuum cleaner. Over the years the Roomba has been upgraded and improved and now the company […]

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Sphero 2.0

Sphero 2.0 It’s a Ball

The first time I took a look at the Sphero 2.0 from Orbotix I figured here was one of those things that would be fun at firs but soon end up gathering dust on a shelf in my office. Well, it did sit on a shelf for quite some time before I got around to […]

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Sony SmartBand Review

Sony has set out to be “different” with it”s SmartBand SWR10. Sure it’s an activity tracker but Sony bills the SWR10 and its companion app LifeLog as the accessory to log your life. That’s a pretty big claim, let’s see how it manages that huge challenge. The brains of the SmartBand it a tiny white […]

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S — Wow!

Lately manufacturers of Android tablets have been scrambling to capture the low end of the pricing spectrum leaving the premium marketplace to the Apple iPad. Well, with the Galaxy Tab S series Samsung has set out to compete pixel to pixel with Apple for the high ground of the tablet marketplace. Well for starters Samsung […]

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Harmony Ultimate_Nest

Logitech Harmony Ultimate Now Controls Nest Learning Thermostat

Expands Simple Control of Your Home Devices from the Comfort of Your Couch Logitech is increasingly becoming a player in the “Internet of Things” as it  releases an update to its Harmony® Ultimate remote, allowing you to view and adjust your Nest® Learning ThermostatTM settings directly from the remote’s 2.4-inch color touch-screen. In addition to controlling temperature, you can […]

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