Lost Luggage No More: Trakdot Luggage Tracker Review


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


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


** 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