Top picks for smart lighting

By Erin L / December 5, 2016 / 22 Comments

Smart lighting can make your holiday decorating easier. Today on CTV Tech Talk I showed a selection of smart lighting:

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Great gear for back to school – CTV Tech Talk

By Erin L / September 11, 2016 / 8 Comments

This week on CTV Tech Talk I showed you three cool gadgets that can make back to school easier and more fun. Moleskine Smart Writing Set This gadget has really surprised me in terms of how versatile it is, and how well it works. It would be great for students, artists or just compulsive note-takers…

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How to publish your own book in 3 easy steps

By Erin L / January 12, 2016 / 5 Comments

You’ve always had a dream of publishing something.  Perhaps it’s writing a praise-worthy novel, or children’s book, or maybe even just getting some family photos or recipes together and sharing them with loved ones. Publishing used to involve shopping your work around, and facing an endless string of pre-formatted rejections before giving up dejectedly. Today, publishing…

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Health and Wellness Gadgets on CTV Tech Talk

By Erin L / November 10, 2015 / Comments Off on Health and Wellness Gadgets on CTV Tech Talk

From a brain sensing headband, to a Wi-Fi scale and even a laser razor, we looked a an interesting variety of gadgets on CTV’s Tech Talk this week. Muse Brain Sensing Headband This is a gadget I found unexpectedly cool.  The Muse headband helps you relax or meditate by playing a guided relaxation session, while…

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Philips Beardtrimmer 9000 uses the power of frikkin’ LASERS on your face + WIN one!

By Erin L / November 6, 2015 / 1 Comment

It was hard to resist the lure.  Philips contacted me to ask if I’d be interested in learning more about their new beard trimmer.  Before I could say no, the representative added, “it has lasers”. The Beardtrimmer 9000 is a standard trimmer by many accounts, but it has a few cool features that are making…

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How to Win a Sony Xperia Z5 Android smartphone next week

By Erin L / November 4, 2015 / Comments Off on How to Win a Sony Xperia Z5 Android smartphone next week

  You want to be like 007, don’t you?  Who wouldn’t want to ooze the kind of cool embodied by Daniel Craig in the newest James Bond film Spectre. In the movie, Bond uses the new Sony Xperia Z5 smartphone.  And on Tuesday November 10th, I’ll be giving away one of James Bond’s toys.  To…

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