Tag Archive: smarter


Snatch up this $29 bundle and be much smarter with Microsoft Office

As much as we like to use Google Docs and Sheets for our general office needs, sometimes we have to turn to bigger and more powerful tools. Microsoft Office, the leader in the space for many years, continues to be the standard that many customers rely on.

For all of the stuff that you do know about Office, we bet there’s five times as much that you don’t. We’re willing to bet you can’t identify half of the icons and  [Read More…]

Deebot 901 review: Cleaning your house just got smarter and easier

A few weeks ago I adopted the Ecovacs Deebot 901 when it arrived on my doorstep. I lovingly named it Suckatron and quickly realized it would become an essential member of the household. Before we go any further, I do want to mention the Deebot 901 was provided to us by Ecovacs but these are my unbiased opinions about it.

However, I have to admit between the performance, the app, and support for Alexa and Google Assistant I love this  [Read More…]

Canada Deal: Make everything smarter with the $30 Wemo Mini Smart Plug

You’ll never have to manually flip a switch again with this deal.

Amazon has the Wi-Fi enabled Wemo Mini Smart Plug on sale for just $ 29.99. This is a great deal, especially when you consider a 3-pack of the plugs generally doesn’t drop far below $ 100.

What makes these Wemo smart plugs stand out is their size. You can easily stack two of these in a standard outlet without any issues. You can use the  [Read More…]

Make your kid’s car safer and smarter for $30 or less

Whether you’re rocking a ’67 Impala or your mother’s old minivan, your only need three things to make your car safer and more phone-friendly at the same time.

Android Auto offers a simplified UI in the car with Google Assistant voice commands that let you control the whole thing hands-free. Even better, non-essential notifications are quashed while in Android Auto’s Car Mode, so new emails from work or new Snaps from your friends won’t tempt you to  [Read More…]

AutoPi wants to make every car much, much smarter

In a world where the Internet of Things is becoming more and more a reality, the large majority of cars on the road are still disconnected from that world. Sure, many cars these days come standard with Bluetooth and some even have 4G hotspots baked into them, but for the most part our cars are […]

How to run smarter with the right tech accessories

Finding the right mix of tech to get the most out of your training runs.

Summer is winding down, and by sticking to my nutritional goals and making an effort to fit more walking into my day, I’m already at the halfway mark to reaching my weight loss goals. After battling through a late summer cold that slowed me down, I’m ready to power through Autumn with a running routine supported by a few pieces of tech.

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The $29 Premium PC Power Bundle: 10 apps to make you safer, smarter, more productive (Deal of the Day)

It’s spring which means it is time to get the lawn in order, clean out the home and garage, and generally get things together. Why not use the whole concept of spring cleaning and apply it to your computer? Our Deal of the Day is a bundle of top rated selling computer software. With ten potential titles in […]

Mophie Charge Force review: A better, smarter Galaxy S8 charging case

With Charge Force, Mophie builds a charging platform that takes advantage of the Galaxy S8’s built-in wireless charging. And it’s pretty damn good.

Battery cases are kind of a bummer. They promise the world, but in the end you get a fatter phone and an extra couple pieces of plastic you have to carry around with you when the battery dies. And despite the success of Mophie’s own Juice Pack line of cases, the company thinks it  [Read More…]

Google Photos gets smarter and more social: Top 4 announcements from Google IO 2017

The new features will certainly be helpful for loyal users, but they also exist to help you to spread the word on what Google Photos can do.

Google has more than half a billion active users uploading over a billion image files to Google Photos daily, so it’s no surprise that the company is doubling down on what’s turning out to be a successful photo-sharing platform.

At Google I/O 2017, the company announced a host of new  [Read More…]

Wake up to a fresh pot of coffee everyday with Smarter iKettle and Smarter Coffee

Have you ever wished you could brew yourself a coffee cup from the comfort of your bed? Now thanks to products like the Smarter Coffee Machine and Smarter iKettle, you can do just that. Like Sheldon from the Big Bang Theory, up and comping British design company, Smarter believes there’s no situation a hot beverage […]