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Stan grew up in the heart of the Silicon Valley, studying electronics engineering and writing. Stan has been freelance-writing product reviews for almost a decade, with a focus on gadgets, electronics, and technology. He's also a husband, father to three daughters - twins and a toddler -, avid reader, tech junkie, and scotch drinker. When he's not writing, you can find him spending time with his family, cooking, tending to his garden of ghost peppers, or playing smartphone games in a hammock. Email: stangoodner[ampersand]live(dot)com

Samsung may put curves, SIM on next Gear smartwatch

The next Samsung Gear smartwatch could feature a circular design. Or it could be SIM-enabled.

All USB cables are hideous compared to crafted LifeStar

To most people, myself included, a USB cable is little more than a mandatory accessory used to power and sync our gadgets. It’s there when you need it, but gets pushed or tucked away once it’s done the job. Few people like having desk clutter, especially when the objects are so mundane.

Cambridge Audio unveils Bluetooth wireless speaker trio

Cambridge Audio is really good at one thing, and that’s speakers (and the accessories that go with). The way they go about crafting audio products, one might think it’s equal parts engineering and magic. You’ll always hear more coming out of Cambridge Audio speakers than what they look like they’re capable of. And the sound is nothing shy of impressive.

Noke Bluetooth padlock ditches stupid spinning dials

Kevo has been out for over a year, and thousands of users everywhere have been able to enjoy keyless entry. Why fish around for a key to unlock your front door when your mere presence can do the same? Technically, it’s a Bluetooth-enabled mobile device, but lets consider it one and the same. With this kind of success and innovation, it’s a wonder why more Bluetooth locks haven’t hit the scene. No more awkward fumbling.

Rumor: iPhone 6 model to feature “weak” spec

There’s been a lot of speculation and discussion about Apple’s upcoming iPhone 6 and how it’s going to compete against other devices from competitors. This latest leak, if it holds true, will leave many hopeful users a little crestfallen. The iPhone 6 may only feature 1GB of RAM, where so many of the latest smartphones have been packing 2GB or 3GB.

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TechnologyTell Review: Incipio offGRID Battery, Ghost 110

External battery packs. Ubiquitous, right? Right. Mobile demands outstrip what devices can provide, and external batteries free us from the tether of a wall socket. The demand is still high among consumers, so manufacturer’s are continually pushing the boundaries of what they can make out of an external battery pack. Incipio is one company that likes to try and get firsties on cutting edge stuff.

Get fastest storage with SanDisk teeniest USB 3.0 flash drive

You’re probably thinking that you don’t need more external storage, and you’d be right. You need faster external storage. Your time is valuable, whether you need to move files on the quick or just want extra time for fun. All those USB 2.0 flash drives you own are wasting your days and forcing you to wait longer than you have to!

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Get ready for Windows 9 and possible public previews

Not too long ago, it seems, consumers were in an uproar over the new release of Windows 8 and all the fancy changes that came with. Remember all the sand in everyone’s undies? Well, here we are today with Windows 9 right around the corner.

TechnologyTell Review: V-Moda Crossfade M-100 & Coilpro

I’ve had my eye on V-Moda for a while. Not only have they received some recent awards, but the trend of melding fashion with wearable tech puts a bullseye right on the company. The thing is, V-Moda hasn’t been doing anything different since their humble beginnings. People have finally caught on to the notion that tech should look as good as it performs.

iGuardian flexes business grade internet protection at home

Every other week we’re greeted with fresh articles about new malware attacks or network exploits/vulnerability. Even if one hasn’t been directly affected by such incidents, the perpetual flow of news is concerning nonetheless. Considering that internet connectivity is king and the internet-of-everything is touching, well, everything, fears are completely justified.

Logitech G402 mouse owns everything from games to docs

If you’re looking for the latest and greatest hardware to upgrade to, Logitech recently unveiled the world’s fastest gaming mouse.

Remotie gives iOS users a new way to push around Samsung

Remotie, by Kraftwerk 9, is designed to remotely control all Samsung Smart TVs and Blu-Ray players released from 2010 to 2013. Unlike the remotes that come with TVs and Blu-Ray devices, Remotie allows full button and layout customization.