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Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

Techie Tuesday: Papago! P3 Dashcam Video Sample (1080p Full HD)

February 18th, 2014

Have you ever had the experience of driving along, witnessing something amazing, and wishing that you had caught it on video? Maybe you’ve had some struggles with your car insurance company following a fender bender with one of the many bad drivers in Vancouver, because you had little in terms of proof that the other [...]

The Great BTR CES 2014 Swag Giveaway!

January 28th, 2014

Everyone likes winning free stuff, right? I know I do. As you may already know, I was in Las Vegas earlier this month for International CES 2014. It’s the biggest consumer electronics trade show in North America, featuring all sorts of gadgets and tech for every aspect of our increasingly digital and connected lifestyles. Smartphones, [...]

Tech Tuesday: Unboxing the Dell Venue 8 Pro Windows Tablet (Video)

January 21st, 2014

I’ve got another cool new gadget in the review lab, so I thought I’d put together another quick unboxing video to show it to you. It’s the Dell Venue 8 Pro and it’s an 8-inch tablet running on Windows 8.1. Many people tend to think about iPads and Android when it comes to tablets, but [...]

Back in Las Vegas for International CES 2014

January 6th, 2014

Many people know me as a “tech blogger,” since I write about smartphones, tablets, cameras, game consoles and other consumer electronics. And as part of my duties as a “tech blogger,” I attend trade trade shows and industry events, allowing me to keep up with the cutting edge of technology. I attended my first CES [...]

What Gadget Can’t You Live Without?

December 17th, 2013

I like to call myself a professional gadget geek. I do review a lot of gadgets and all of this technology has very much become an ingrained part of my everyday life, as I’m sure technology has become an important part of yours too. It got me thinking, though, about what gadget or consumer electronic [...]