Leslie Hosmer

I love music in my home at all times of the day.  It can make cooking, cleaning or exercising more enjoyable, and bathing or falling asleep even more relaxing.  Now, add Amazon's Alexa to the mix.  Check out this powerful little 4 inch, 1.3 lb. speaker called Sugr Cube.  • Sugr Cube Speaker •USB Charging [...]

Posted in: Audio, Video, TV, Reviews
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You take oodles of pics with your phone and your favorite ones get posted to your various social media sites to share with the world.  Many people do this daily to secure their memories and to have the ability to relive everyday moments with the swipe of a finger. With Chatbooks, these important pics can be sent to you in a [...]

Posted in: Android, iOS, News
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For those of us that love our gadgets, but also love or need to use pen and paper to take notes the old fashioned way, the Rocketbook Wave Smart Notebook could be the link between both worlds we've been looking for. You simply take your notes on the pad with a Pilot Frixion pen, then [...]

Posted in: News, Paper and Pens
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Sometimes I find myself slumped in my computer chair and my mom's voice pops into my head saying "sit up straight!" It can become a bad habit to slouch for those of us who sit down at a desk all day.  If you want to strengthen your core muscles, lessen your back pain and increase [...]

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If you're a blogger, a traveler, or you simply like to create great shots with your smartphone, you may want to look into the Picbot.  It has fully automated self-rotating facial tracking capabilities so you can walk around a room and stay centered and focused during your video. It has the ability to track more [...]

Posted in: Camera Gear, News
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This beautiful piece of jewelry - "smart jewelry" as it says on the box, tracks your activity, your sleep, how much you meditate, your reproductive health, and your stress!  When I read all these things about the Bellabeat Leaf Urban, I felt like wearing it might cause me to ascend to another realm and reach fitness tracker [...]

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This new neck and ear wearable fitness tracker that was funded on Kickstarter gets to know you and actually learns what your body needs in order to help you get the workout results you want. LifeBEAM and Harmon Kardon joined forces to create an artificially intelligent companion that is voice activated and can listen and respond to your [...]

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Fits Socks review

So.  I've never reviewed a pair of socks before and I have to tell you this is the first time doing a review that I've actually been scared. When you do a review, you have to be able to use the item a lot, and then be able to tell the world how it functioned [...]

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Yoo RX Fitness Band review

I'm a self-proclaimed health and fitness guru and I try and hit the gym every other day and walk/run a few miles outside as well for no other reason than -  I love to feel good! However...working out and burning those calories can be tedious and down right boring at times. Throwing a fitness band [...]

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For some of us, our glasses are the first thing we reach for in the morning, and the last thing we take off at night.  We pay good money for special coatings for our glasses that harsh chemicals can damage. I learned the hard way that using your shirt, or the shirts of those near [...]

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This soon to be released HB Ring, with a sapphire crystal unibody (the 2nd hardest material on earth), packed with over 2.5 years of development and over 100 tiny components, promises to be the most sophisticated ring in the world. Now, not only can hearts be connected...they will be seen and felt - in real time.  You simply [...]

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The Sun King Pico Portable Solar Lantern is a pretty slick looking little light that can be used for a lot of different activities.  When my kids were younger they used to fall asleep reading and I always  worried about the lamp getting too hot, or it being left on all night. This is a [...]

Posted in: Home and Kitchen, News
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Instagram has swiped the popular "story" feature from Snapchat and the jury seems to be out on whether it will take off or not.  For those who are not into Snapchatting, this makes for a neat way to share an entire day with people who can't be with you without having to flood your followers [...]

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Whether you're camping in the woods or in the backyard by the fire, you don't want to lose your marshmallow roasting stick!  I remember as a kid, after an exhaustive search in the woods to find my perfect twig for roasting, I would eventually lose it only to find it later after it's on the [...]

Posted in: News, Outdoor Gear
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Home automation is totally my jam and I really can't seem to get enough of it.   The devices that I have so far are all compatible with the Amazon Echo and I thought this would be enough for me, however....this Koogeek Smartplug is the first device I've tried that is compatible with Apple Homekit [...]

Posted in: Home and Kitchen, Reviews
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