Lost Luggage No More: Trakdot Luggage Tracker Review

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Lost luggage can pretty much ruin your trip.  You’re missing underwear, possibly medications, cosmetics, a suit for your big presentation, maybe even the notes for it. The worst part about lost luggage is that most airlines can only tell you, … Continue reading

Review: Jabra Sport Coach – Wireless Bluetooth In-ear Headphones that give you fitness feedback

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Cords suck at the gym.  They get tangled in your equipment, wrapped around your arms, and generally get in the way. So I was happy to test out a new set of (mostly) wireless headphones this week from Jabra.  The … Continue reading

8 Great Gadgets & Toys for Camping – With VIDEO

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Summer is camping season, and there’s nothing better than getting out to the mountains, or the badlands. This month on Tech Talk on CTV, we’re showing you both high-tech and low-tech gadgets to make roughing it more enjoyable. Watch the … Continue reading

12 Things I Love About Calgary #YYC

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Calgary can be  a tough town to adapt to–mainly because of the climate. But there ARE  many things here I’ve learned to LOVE. Here’s just a few. 1. The Ruins; Lindsay’s Folly— Calgary has 2 sets of cool ruins. The … Continue reading

Okidokeys Smart Lock: Great idea that needs some work – Update: Okidokeys responds to review

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** I originally posted this review July 10.  On July 14 Okidokeys posted a comment below regarding this review.  It was quite surprising, because for one they called a Tweet I sent “inflammatory”, and for another they imply the facts … Continue reading

Tim Horton’s cute EH-moji keyboard fails to impress

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Coffee giant Tim Hortons recently announced that just in time for Canada Day, the company would be releasing a cute Canadian emoji keyboard.  On it, some icons of Canuckism: a beaver, moose, Muskoka chair, a flag, an “eh”, plus Timmy’s … Continue reading

Cool New Camping Gear!

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You can usually find me testing out the latest gadgets and high tech gear.  But this time, some of the new gear I got that I’m most excited about isn’t as high-tech as I’m used to.  I love it nonetheless … Continue reading