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News & Tips: MegaBreach, Non-Private Tweets – What To Do With Security?

In General, HTD Tech Tip, Safety, Security, Social Media, Social Networking, Tech News, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

2019 news of a “MegaBreach” & non-private Twitter messages – this type of security hack affects us all. Learn the details & how to better protect yourself.

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Your HDTV Isn’t Truly Great Until You Install Bias Lighting – The MediaLight 6500K Review

In Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, Review, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

I’m going to let you in on a secret. You probably aren’t watching your TV in the best way possible. You may have the latest and greatest 4K/UHD/HDR big screen TV with all of the bells and whistles with a crazy refresh rate and a bazillion colors (yes, that’s a technical term). But odds are, your viewing is not truly optimized for the best experience possible. If you haven’t done this already, you should get some bias lighting to truly make the dark deep and the colors pop. And, if you do get some bias lighting, don’t just get the …

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August Smart Lock Pro Review – Integrates with your Old Deadbolt & other Smart Devices

In Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, Review, Security, Smart Home, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Review of the August Smart Lock Pro which retrofits with your existing deadbolt lock & integrates with other smart devices. Operate it locally or remotely.

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Forget the Smart Home Hub, Brilliant is a Smart Switch that Controls It All, Brilliantly – Review [Updated]

In Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, Review, Smart Home, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Review of the Brilliant smart switch and controller. Brilliant integrates with many leading smart home products for lights, heat, security, music, and more.

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Meural Review: Interact with Artwork from around the Globe on a Digital Canvas in Your Home

In Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, Review, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Review of the Meural Canvas – Meural is a high-end digital picture frame with a subscription service that has 10,000’s images from international galleries.

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Creative Stage Air Review – Inexpensive Yet Solid Sound Delivery for a Battery-Powered Soundbar Speaker

In Audio, Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, Review, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Review of the Creative Stage Air, a battery-powered, Bluetooth speaker that looks like a high-end soundbar. Good sound quality for the low price!

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The HighTechDad 2018 Holiday Tech Gift Guide of 25+ Reviewed Products

In Apple, Audio, Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, iOS, Review, Smart Home, Tech News, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Shopping for tech gifts for the holidays? Read the HighTechDad 2018 Holiday Tech Gift Guide of 25+ Products that have been reviewed on HighTechDad.com!

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PepCom Holiday Spectacular 2018 – HighTechDad Awards for Tech and Gadgets at the Show

In Consumer Electronics, Event, Gadgets, General, Hardware, Review, Smart Home, Tech News, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

HighTechDad awards for tech companies at the PepCom Holiday Spectacular 2018 media event. These awards reflect a variety of categories for tech and gadgets.

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The Xiaomi PHILIPS ZhiRui Smart Bedside Lamp is Perfect for My Daughters’ Room! Here’s Why!

In Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, Review, Smart Home, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Review of the Xiaomi PHILIPS ZhiRui Smart Bedside Lamp which is an LED lamp with a variety of smart color scene options and lighting configurations.

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After 8 Days Using the Apple Watch Series 4, These are My Top 8 Observations

In Apple, Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, Review, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Review of the Apple Watch Series 4 after 8 days of usage. Compares features, design, and functionality against the Apple Watch S3 (& previous generations).