Reolink Argus PT Pro Smart 2K 4MP Pan & Tilt Wire-Free Camera review

REVIEW – As a techie nerd, it was a foregone conclusion that once I purchased a house it would be a technical maze of gadgets that would attempt to or would automate as many tasks and conveniences as possible. One such category is security cameras and I seem to be so obsessed with them that …

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Add this tiny rearview mirror to your bicycle handlebars

NEWS – Gadgets for bicycle enthusiasts is a huge category. The Corky mirrors look cool while also providing an important safety feature to your bicycle. Available in two versions for bicycles with drop handlebars and bikes or scooters with straight bars, the mirrors fit right on the end of the handlebars and feature a fold-out …

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WUBEN H5 Multifunctional Clip Flashlight review – One light for head, hat or hip

REVIEW – The WUBEN H5 Multifunctional Clip Flashlight is a versatile flashlight that comes with a unique, well-made clip device you’ve never seen before. The flashlight can be removed from the clip for hand-held use but if kept in its clip holder it can be a head light on the included strap, or attached to …

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ODDICT TWIG PRO true wireless earbuds review – sleek design, great fit, and premium audio quality with a few minor issues

Oddict TWIG PRO earbuds

REVIEW – I like to listen to music and podcasts but I don’t like wires getting in the way. The convenience of Bluetooth audio has made this so much better in the last ten to fifteen years. Bluetooth audio quality has never been known to be great but the convenience made it worth the tradeoff …

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STM Goods MagArm review – Now your iPhone can hang out with your MacBook

REVIEW – If you’ve been looking for a non-permanent way to mount your iPhone on your MacBook then STM Goods may have exactly what you’re looking for. The STM Goods MagArm angles your phone so it will be almost impossible to miss incoming alerts and meeting reminders. Or, maybe like my kids, you have a …

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Chilly Mama is here to to keep your fridge smelling fresh and odor free

NEWS – There isn’t much worse than opening up the fridge or freezer and getting smacked in the face with bad food odors. Whether it’s garlic or, even worse, fish, it’s nasty and usually contaminates other innocent foods. Chilly Mama to the rescue. Chilly Mama is a fun and cute refrigerator refresher. Just fill with …

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Blincclip and Blincc Hex bicycle reflector review – Innovative use of motion to improve visibility

REVIEW – Blincc is based in Singapore and focuses on cycling safety. They originally launched on Kickstarter and currently have two products in their line; the Blincclip and the Blincc Hex. Both are hyper functional reflectors, but have different applications. What is it? Both of Blincc’s products are reflectors for bicycles. Blincclip is designed to …

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I almost fell for a DirecTV phone scam! – Julie’s gadget diary

ARTICLE – In order for this story to make a little more sense (and so you won’t think I’m a complete moron), you first need to go read my DirecTV cord-cutting article from yesterday. But if you don’t want to read that article (it’s really good by the way…) here’s a quick summary… Once upon …

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I finally cut the cord with DirecTV! – Julie’s gadget diary

ARTICLE – I’ve been a DirecTV customer for close to 30 years but earlier this week I called them up and asked for a divorce. Why did I break up with DirecTV and what did I replace it with? Let me give you a little history before I answer those questions. First of all, I …

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When plastic just doesn’t cut it, you need the FORKANIFE for your EDC!

NEWS – Travellers and those of you who are environmentally conscious will be interested in checking out the Cold4ged FORKANIFE portable EDC cutlery sets. Features reusable folding fork and knife of stainless steel aluminum construction that fits into a case that’s the size of a credit card. The FORKANIFE is available in two versions. There’s …

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Marklife P11 Label Maker review – an easy way to make labels anywhere

REVIEW – As I mentioned in my review of Jackery’s power station, my wife is a direct seller.  Part of selling things at craft shows, church bazaars, and holiday fairs is making sure that everything she sells is appropriately labeled.  Ideally, each label would include my wife’s name, the type of product, the price, and …

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This little speaker is the perfect addition to your EDC collection!

NEWS – Since when is a speaker something EDC fans use? Since the Muzen Wild Mini Rugged Outdoor Speaker, that’s when! This little military-styled Bluetooth 5.0 speaker can attach to your backpack or bike to make your everyday adventures more fun and musical. Whether it’s blasting the soundtrack from West Side Story while I’m hiking …

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