Tag Archive: Tech


Walmart’s Black Friday ad has great tech deals, and some early offers

Walmart’s Black Friday ad has just dropped, and it reveals all the upcoming deals on gifts for the family this holiday season (or gifts for yourself). There are also a few early bird deals kicking off today so you can get a headstart your Black Friday savings already with items like 4K TVs, laptops, tablets, and more included. Throughout Black Friday week — from November 21 for Walmart — there will be hundreds more discounts to take advantage of.

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Grab new tech from Solo NY, TENVIS, Samson, Handle Plus

It’s a really interesting time of year for smartphone fans. If you’re an early adopter of tech, the next couple of weeks will be a lot of fun. With multiple flagship handsets on the horizon, we’ll definitely be watching closely.

Now is also a great time to consider new gadgets to enhance the phone experience. You’ll surely want to pair that upcoming device with some accessories, right?

The Weekend Recommender is our chance to share some of the better tech items that  [Read More…]

The tech and apps you need for hurricane season

Hurricanes are one of the most destructive natural disasters that wreak havoc for miles upon miles. It leaves in its wake flooding, millions of dollars worth of property damage, and of course power outages.

Currently, the US is bracing for what looks to be a very active hurricane season beginning with Florence; this one looks to be a massive storm unlike one we’ve ever experienced on the East coast in recent memory.

Whether you’re bracing for a direct hit from  [Read More…]

Gearbest offering phones and mobile tech with deep discounts

The school season is getting underway, and we’re beginning to look ahead to the holidays and that always-busy buying time. If you’re smart, you won’t wait until the last minute to get in on some deals and discounts.

For some of us, we’re still picking up the gear we need to have a successful school year. That might mean a new phone, tablet, or something else.

If you’re looking to purchase some new tech, you might want to check out  [Read More…]

Check out these tech deals for Labour Day in Canada

Labour Day sparks some big sales at Canadian retailers so we’re rounding up a bunch of the best deals around!

Labour Day is here for Canadians and as well as scoring an additional day off work, it also brings with it a number of sales at some of the country’s biggest retailers. Many popular tech gadgets, accessories, and more are on sale right now, and we’re bringing you a sample of some of the best to whet  [Read More…]

Soundcore launches the Flare S+ Bluetooth speaker with Alexa, Anker charging tech

The wireless speaker market is getting more and more competitive with each day that passes. And this week at IFA 2018 we’re probably going to see quite a few new products from this category.

Case in point, Soundcore just announced the expansion of its popular Flare series with the Flare S+. The newcomer is a cylindrical-shaped speaker that’s wider at the bottom and narrower at the top.

The Flare S+ is Soundcore’s first Alexa speaker

The speaker features a cloth-covered  [Read More…]

Back to school tech guide 2018

August has come and before you know it you’ll be back in class trying to keep your eyes open. Before you hit the books you’re going to need to stock up on all the essentials. To assist we’ve put together a list of some great tech to help you get the most out of your studying or the breaks in between.

Chromebooks ASUS Chromebook C202SA-YS01

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You don’t need the latest and greatest tech to build a smart home

Even the oldest smart home tech is still pretty new anyway.

Smart homes are en vogue these days, and they come in all sorts of varying degrees. You can start off with just a couple of smart light bulbs, then gradually work your way up to a smart thermostat, locks, door bells, and beyond.

Smart lights are a great gateway into smart home tech, but there’s plenty more to experiment with.

I recently moved into a new  [Read More…]

Tech, streaming, and the beautiful game

Goooooooooooaaaaaaaaaalllllllllllllllll

As I’m writing this, it’s a few minutes into the World Cup final between France and Croatia, a match that, if the bookies are right, will easily edge in France’s favor. Even as a casual soccer fan — I grew up obsessed with the Manchester United of the early 1990s, featuring an impenetrable Peter Schmeichel and poetry-in-motion Ryan Giggs, among many others — this tournament had me hooked from the beginning. There have been so many  [Read More…]

Saturday Savings: Tech and Gear on sale this weekend

As we are gearing up to see the fury that is Amazon Prime Day, there are still a few days left. Starting on July 16th, Amazon will have a boatload of items on sale, but there are some sales starting now.

In today’s edition of Saturday Savings, you can see a great sale on the Amazon Echo Show, which has been discounted by $ 100. Additionally, there are some great deals on accessories like the iHome Bluetooth Speaker for the  [Read More…]