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Got a Flatscreen TV with Crappy Sound? Try these Inexpensive Logitech Speakers

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Many of the new flat screen TVs don’t have very good sound. When you have a thin device, it’s hard to put in a good quality speaker. For those situations, an inexpensive Logitech speaker set can make a huge difference. Review of the Logitech Z200 & Z207 speakers.

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Review: Rachio Gets Even Better with its Gen 3 Smart Sprinkler Controller

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Review of the Rachio Gen3 smart sprinkler controller that automatically knows when and how long to water your garden or lawn based on hyper-localized weather stations. A “set it and forget it” type of home automation makes your garden smart & helps conserve water in the process.

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Review: Naztech VOLT Power Station – 27,000 mAh Battery, 3 Speedy USB Ports, AC Outlet & More

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Review of the Naztech VOLT Power Station – a 27,000 mAh portable battery that offers USB-C, Quick Charge 3, and traditional USB charging plus it has an AC wall plug to allow you to charge up larger devices like laptops or power other electrical items.

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Review: Electrostatic vs. Electromagnetic? The BenQ treVolo S Bluetooth Speaker Rocks Both!

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Review of the BenQ treVolo S, an electrostatic, portable, Bluetooth speaker (with electromagnetic woofers) that accurately reproduces sound quality in an elegant form factor. Electrostatic technology is typically reserved for expensive, high-end speakers but the treVolo S brings it to everyone at a reasonable price.

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Everyone Should Have the ARCHEER Bluetooth Transmitter & Receiver! Here’s Why!

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

This inexpensive gadget from ARCHEER allows you to transmit or receive via Bluetooth and connect to almost any type of device. The ARCHEER Bluetooth transmitter and receiver is a critical gadget that allows connectivity between devices where normally there isn’t any.

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Review: Fingbox Will Be Parents’ Favorite Way to Manage Kids’ Online Time & More

In Application, Consumer Electronics, Family, Gadgets, General, Hardware, Review, Safety, Security, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Review of Fingbox, a device and app that discovers all connected devices in a home network, and then provides parents with the ability to pause their kids’ devices based on rules, as well as secure their home network environment quickly and easily! $10 off code in the Fingbox review!

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Check Your Swimmers with this At-Home Male Fertility Test from Trak

In Family, General, Parenting, Review, Sponsored by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Talking about male fertility can be awkward, but with infertility rates in males climbing, it is important to understand the state of your reproductive health as a male. This article reviews the Trak Male Fertility Testing System which you can do in the privacy of your own home.

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Small Steps Make A Bigger Impact – Overcoming Violence

In Family, General, Opinion, Parenting, Safety, Security by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

As the United States is hit with yet another violent and tragic school shooting, as concerned citizens we must do something. In-action is plaguing our government and the violence continues. But perhaps taking smaller steps is the answer. This opinion article discusses this approach.

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Noon Home Creates Smart Lighting Scenes, Not Switches – Review

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There are dumb light switches that do nothing, “smart” switches that have connectivity built in, and now intelligent lighting scenes which transform your living space based on activities. A review of Noon Home intelligent switches do layered lighting intelligently.

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14 Apple Watch Tips & Tricks You Might Not Know About

In Apple, Cellular, Consumer Electronics, Gadgets, General, Hardware, HTD Tech Tip, iOS, iPhone, Review, Technology by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

Whether you have an Apple Watch Series 3, Series 2, or Series 1, it is always helpful to have a bunch of tips and tricks to get the most out of your Apple smartwatch. This is a list of my favorite items after testing the Watch Series 3 and Series 1. How many do you know about?

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How Giants are Helpful – New Intuit Short Film “A Giant Story”

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In the day when megastores are crushing small businesses, there is a new Giant to save the day! Intuit has released a short film “A Giant Story” which shows how smart small businesses can compete with confidence with the strength of the Intuit Giant backing them up. This article is about the film.

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How To Create a “Work” Menu in Office 2016 & Office 365 of Pinned Documents

In Application, Fix It, General, How To, HTD Tech Tip, Microsoft, Software by Michael SheehanLeave a Comment

In previous versions of Microsoft Office for Mac, you were able to create something called a “Work” menu. In Office 2016/Office 365, you can no longer do that. But, there is a way to use similar functionality to get the same results. It’s easy and this article shows how to do it.

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Thunderous Bass, 24-Hour Battery, Beautiful Sound – JBL Boombox Bluetooth Speaker Review

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The JBL Boombox is a portable Bluetooth speaker that has incredible bass and crisp highs. On a full charge, it lasts up to 24 hours and it can charge two smartphones. It has an IPX7 waterproof rating so it can handle splashes. This review of the Boombox goes into the details (complete with a video overview).

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2 New Year’s Resolutions Solved with 1 Device – Western Digital My Passport External Hard Drive

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

Western Digital has a nice little (but high-capacity) portable hard drive called the WD My Passport. Using the My Passport actually helped me on my path to accomplishing two New Year’s Resolutions: back up my computer & learn Final Cut Pro. And I learned multiple tips along the way which I shared.

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Great Gift for Business People – Logitech Spotlight Cordless Presenter (Review)

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Want to bring your presentations to the next level? Review of the Logitech Spotlight cordless presenter which provides digital focus via on-screen highlights and magnifications to keep the attention of your audience. Works like a laser pointer or a mouse but much better!