Category: Tech

#CES2018: crazybaby Air (NANO) First Impressions

During CES 2018, I was introduced to crazybaby™, a company that has an eye-catching sense for personal audio design. Meet crazybaby’s latest release–the Air by crazybaby ⁽ᴺᴬᴺᴼ⁾ which are strikingly colorful true wireless stereo headphones. Available in 10 different colors, the Air by crazybaby ⁽ᴺᴬᴺᴼ⁾ feature HiFi sound, Bluetooth 5.0, an in-ear mic, and a charging pod. During CES 2018, I was given a prototype to take for a spin and have been using them...

Sony Electronics: WH-1000XM2

Sony WH-1000XM2 Noise-Canceling Headphone Review

Reasons for wanting, or even needing, a wireless noise-canceling headset might vary: What if your office switched to an open layout and you’re finding it difficult to focus with tons of noise going on all around you? What if you just want to tune out your surroundings during your morning or evening commute? What if you’re just looking for a handsfree solution for your workouts? If any of the preceding might apply to you, then...

Gamesir F1 Joystick Grip for Mobile Devices – Review

At CES 2018, we got to check out GameSir, a gaming company specializing in gaming controllers. At the show, they were showcasing their new gaming controller for mobile devices, the GameSir G5. We just got our review sample and we can’t wait to try it out! However, while we were waiting, we were not exactly empty handed. We were busy playing around with the GameSir F1 Joystick Grip, a phone grip that adds an analog...

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ Showcased at Samsung Galaxy UNPACKED 2018

In Barcelona, Spain, Samsung introduced their latest flagship mobile devices at Samsung Unpacked 2018, the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Samsung Galaxy S9+. The new Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ has many similarities brought over from their Galaxy S8 and S8+ devices. However while much of the core specs are either similar or slightly improved, the core leap for the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ is in the devices’ camera. “Camera Reimagined” was the theme of...

CES 2018 – HyperX Cloud Flight Wireless Gaming Headset Review

HyperX has been getting better and better with their headset releases, pushing out respectable products at very competitive price points. The HyperX Cloud Stinger we reviewed back in 2016 went for a laughable 50 bucks and sold like hot cakes at Pax West 2016. The HyperX Cloud Alpha we reviewed after that takes the quality even higher with its dual chamber drivers while still staying under $100. At CES 2018, HyperX showcased their latest products:...

CES 2018 – SteelSeries Rival 600 Gaming Mouse Review

A CES post that’s also a review? Don’t worry, we had this product since our CES 2018 trip and we’re ready to give our full thoughts on it. During CES 2018, SteelSeries unveiled a product I was personally waiting for them to finally release: their very own adjustable weight gaming mouse. However, the newly unveiled SteelSeries Rival 600 is much more than just a right-handed gaming mouse with adjustable weights. The TrueMove3 sensor that we...

CES 2018: Meet Cauldryn

CES 2018 – Introducing Cauldryn™ Fyre™ + Google Assistant

During CES 2018, I was introduced to Cauldryn™; a beverage bottle that features a modular design which increases its utility.  Available in two different models, the Cauldryn™ Fyre™ and Cauldryn™ Fyre™ Mobile, both offer a 16-ounce, stainless steel, vacuum-insulated bottle with lid and the revolutionary Fyre™ heating element. The Cauldryn™ Fyre™ Mobile model includes Cauldryn’s proprietary rechargeable battery.  The Cauldryn™ is designed to boil or brew liquids as well as maintain them at a YOUR...

CES 2018 – Audio-Technica Wireless QuietPoint Noise-Cancelling Headphones

At CES 2018, Audio-Technica unveiled a new wireless and active noise-canceling (ANC) headphone in the form of the ATH-ANC700BT QuietPoint. The Bluetooth-ready ATH-ANC700BT QuietPoint headphones utilize Audio-Technica’s newest and latest ANC technology as well as touch controls on the ear cups. Let’s take a peek at one of Audio-Technica’s latest Bluetooth products coming this March for $199. Technical Specs from the ATH-ANC700BT QuietPoint product page Type Active noise-cancelling Driver Diameter 40 mm Frequency Response 5...

CES 2018 – Dell Showcases New PC Innovations and Solutions

This CES 2018, Dell was prepped with a bevy of new consumer products bound to intrigue anyone. Dell introduces new Ultra Thin Monitors, portable Thunderbolt 3 storage devices, and the XPS 13. Additionally, Dell introduces an all-new Alienware Command Center which allows users to personalize their gaming experience. Dell also provides a way to keep in touch with your mobile notifications while keeping your data secure through a point-to-point connection between your smartphone and PC. But Dell...

CES 2018 – Razer Showcases Project Linda, Nommo, and Mamba HyperFlux

At CES 2018, Razer showcased two new products as well as another award-winning proof of concept. This year’s award-winning concept comes in the form of Project Linda, a laptop that uses their recently-released Razer Phone as its core. Meanwhile, the two new releases come in the form of PC peripherals. The Razer Nommo is a new speaker system that comes in various price tiers. The Razer Mamba HyperFlux and Razer Firefly HyperFlux  are paired into the...

CES 2018: FOREO UFO

CES 2018 – FOREO Launches New UFO Smart Mask Device

Sheet masks have been all the rage lately for their ease of use and convenience. Simply place the mask on your face and relax for typically 15-20 minutes as the mask does its job. However, for those who don’t have 15-20 minutes to spare for sheet masking, the newly announced FOREO UFO (Ur Future Obsession) might be perfect for you. FOREO is known for their LUNA line of facial cleansing brushes which features a unique silicone design...

CES 2018 – Seagate Unveils New Consumer Products and Expanded Adobe Partnership

Today, SeagateⓇ revealed the upcoming availability for a few new consumer products “designed to equip the world’s increasingly mobile population with solutions that solve key challenges they face when creating, processing and accessing their data on-the-go.”† The announcements include new storage solutions for drone and mobile users that allow easy access to files and file transfers without the need of a laptop or internet connection, an ultra-portable and fast flash drive, a new secure LaCie...