Elf Smart Plug Review

Elf Smart Plug Review

Eques, a Silicon Valley IoT startup, has built a suite of devices to connect your home. They sent me Elf Smart Plug, their connected smart plug that can turn any device into a connected device by toggling power via an app. Elf connects to your home wifi and lets you turn on and off your [...]

5 Creative Ways to Use Outdated Gadgets

5 Creative Ways to Use Outdated Gadgets

Author: Kayla Matthews (@kaylaematthews) As you upgrade your devices, computers and gadgets, you end up with a surplus of old tech. You probably have a handful smartphones, tablets or random electronics lying around. Old electronics have a way of collecting dust, especially once you’ve gotten that shiny, new and more powerful upgrade. If you’re worried [...]

WiseWear Socialite Review: The Discreet Safety Wearable for Women

WiseWear Socialite Review: The Discreet Safety Wearable for Women

WiseWear's socialite collection is the only truly discreet safety wearable on the market. Geared towards professional women, this wearable looks like a piece of jewelry but can keep your loved ones informed in critical moments with its unique distress signal feature. Here's my review of Calder from the WiseWear Socialite Collection.

Gadget Review: Sprocket, HP’s New Pocket-Sized Photo Printer, Stomps on Fujifilm’s Instax Share

Gadget Review: Sprocket, HP’s New Pocket-Sized Photo Printer, Stomps on Fujifilm’s Instax Share

Meet Sprocket, the new addition to HP's printer family. It's a tiny, lightweight printer that fits in your bag and prints directly from your phone camera and social media accounts. A rival to Fujifilm's Instax series of on-the-go cameras and printers, Sprocket takes the genre to a new height with a much smaller body and sticky-backed photo paper.

Are Gadgets Dead? Trendy Techie Discusses “the Winter of Gadgets” on CTV Your Morning

Are Gadgets Dead? Trendy Techie Discusses “the Winter of Gadgets” on CTV Your Morning

After a controversial article on the New York Times claimed that gadgets are dead, I joined Ben Mulroney on CTV Your Morning to discuss whether or not we are in a so-called "winter of gadgets." Are gadgets on their way out? I think not! Watch the segment below: WATCH: Will Gadgets Thrive or Barely Survive [...]

Surface Book Review: Sleek, Powerful, and Uniquely Multi-Purpose

Surface Book Review: Sleek, Powerful, and Uniquely Multi-Purpose

I've wanted the Surface Book since I saw it debuted at //build, Microsoft's big developer conference, last year. I was considering buying one until I saw its steep price tag - the model I was looking at came in over $4000! Well worth the price tag for those who can afford it, but as a [...]

LG G5 Review: Unparalleled Camera and All-Day Battery Life

LG G5 Review: Unparalleled Camera and All-Day Battery Life

LG strikes again! When thinking of Androids, most people automatically think of Google's Nexus or Samsung's S series (which I've heard is *ahem* on fire - too soon?), but the Android maker that won my heart is LG. Last summer I reviewed their G4 phone, which was the first Android I ever liked enough to [...]