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The Best Battery Case for Amazon Echo

The Amazon Echo is a pretty impressive little device. When we first tried it out for ourselves, we had one of those “why didn’t I think of that?” moments. Internally, there isn’t much there. A little computer, a microphone, and a speaker. But it’s the way these components are integrated that really make it a powerful system. All it takes is a simple utterance. “Echo”, …

Garmin Fenix 5X Sapphire Review

The wearables marketplace is certainly very interesting to follow. Even though the first smart watches only hit the market a few years ago, we’ve really come a long way since then. What used to be simple, stripped down versions of the smartphones we already had is now an advanced tool that does things your smartphone couldn’t even dream of. With cellphones, you’ve got two choices: …

The Best RFID Blocking Sleeves for Passports and Credit Cards

RFID. The radio technology of the future. A security tool that would protect us, while making our lives easier. A technology that is used to prevent retail theft, conduct financial transactions, and authenticate documentation. Or so we thought. RFID stands for Radio Frequency Identification. The concept is simple, and requires only three components. You’ve got the RFID chip itself, a reader, and an antenna. To …

First-Look at the Pebby Smart Ball (Robotic Dog Toy)

As pet owners, we’re constantly thinking about our pets. Just like children, our furry friends are dependent on us, and desperately crave our attention. As much as we’d like to be, we can’t always make sure they are happy and healthy at all times. While you’re at work, how can you keep tabs on your pets? This is a question that tech companies have been …

Garmin Forerunner 935 Review

Smart watches are no longer a shocking new technology. The novelty of checking your text messages from your watch or changing the song is gone. Any smartwatch on the market can do this. For this reason, manufacturers are moving away from watches that do everything for everyone, and focusing on watches that are really good at doing one specific thing. In this regard, personal fitness …