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Why attempt home automation yourself when you can have a pro do it for you?

We know the standard answer to the question in the headline: Because it’s cheaper. But is it really?

Smart home no longer a choice between ultra-expensive and cheap DIY (Post sponsored by URC)

Great news: It’s more affordable than ever to automate your home, while taking all the guesswork and annoyance out of setting it up.

Technology Tell Review: IK Multimedia iRig Mic Studio

By Kirk Hiner IK Multimedia has pretty much become the go-to shop for all things mobile/desktop audio recording. There are some great apps and hardware available from a few other top-tier companies, but only IK Multimedia brings you the great one-two punch of software and hardware that work perfectly together. That type of seamless integration more »

Technology Tell Review: Polk Hinge Wireless Headphones

By Kirk Hiner My favorite aspect of the Hinge Wireless on-ear headphones is one that won’t apply to everyone, because not everyone has a head as large as mine. Those who do, however, know the feeling of having on-ear or over-ear headphones squeezing your head for hours at a time. It’s not a pleasant, but more »

New Cognistx App Will Change the Way You Shop

Modern day high-tech marketing is fraught with inaccurate recommendations and suggestions for items already purchased. It also has a reputation for giving consumers the impression that their privacy is being violated by bots that monitor their web browsing habits. Cognistx is a soon-to-be-released app that promises to change that.

What you should know about the OS X flaw

The latest version of OS X includes a new bug that is being exploited by hackers. The bug enables hackers to install malware on a Mac, even without a password.

Lowepro waterproof camera bag review

Cameras and water don’t mix but a waterproof camera bag makes it possible to protect cameras on rivers, lakes, or the ocean. On a recent rafting trip of the Middle Fork of the Salmon River in Idaho, I was thankful that I had the Lowepro BP 40L backpack to keep my camera equipment dry along the 90-plus miles of whitewater splashing into the boat on the 6-day ROW adventures expedition.

Here’s what you can control in a smart home

Are you intrigued by the concept of the smart home? Curious about all the things you can control? You came to the right place.

New tech developments could revolutionize how we store green energy

As operating costs continue to rise, green energy is becoming more prominent in both the consumer and enterprise spaces. Companies and consumers alike are looking to conserve energy, waste fewer resources and spend less money. The sentiment is definitely understandable. That’s why a variety of new and unique technologies are in the works to help more »

The Singtrix is a karaoke dream

Karaoke machines just don’t cut it and I hate having to select from the limited available tracks that come with the CDs. So, when the VOXX Electronics Singtrix appeared on my desk touting itself as “the most advanced karaoke system ever”, I was weary to trust it.

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Singapore just made augmented reality stamps a real thing

Augmented and virtual reality tech is growing more popular by the minute. The difference between the two — if you don’t already know — is one takes place in a completely digital world while the other merges digital elements with that of the real world. Unlike VR tech, augmented reality devices allow you to interact with the real world in unique ways.

The Technology Behind Fishnet Art

Janet Echelman isn’t your typical artist. Far from the traditional image of a lone painter standing at her easel with only a brush and paint palette, she works in conjunction with entire teams to build enormous public art displays.

TechnologyTell Review: Phiaton MS 100 BA earphones

When it comes to wearable personal audio, I tend to prefer on- and over-ear headphones. Not so much earphones, even though I’ve experienced some really great products for sound and/or features. For me, in-ear devices are all about the comfort and how well they can hold up to my binge-listening on a daily basis. If more »