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Photo gear from Joby lets you go handsfree

By Erin L / January 14, 2017 / 1 Comment

With so many of us relying solely on our smartphones for the bulk of our photography, it’s too bad we don’t put much effort into making the shots truly great. While lighting, luck and skill are definitely part of getting a good photo, you can improve your snaps with a few key accessories. Joby is…

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Ventev Mobile accessories & charging gadgets come to Canada

By Erin L / January 13, 2017 / 1 Comment

There’s a new provider of mobile and wireless accessories like cables, power banks and charging gadgets. Ventev, a US-based maker of gadgetry and smartphone gear, has arrived in Canada. I recently had a chance to try out some of the gear, and was very impressed with its durability, sleek styling, simple design and versatility.

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Review: Speck Cases for smartphones and laptops

By Erin L / March 31, 2015 / Comments Off on Review: Speck Cases for smartphones and laptops

 I’m going to argue your cell phone case is almost as important as the phone itself. After all, if you drop your phone, or have something bad happen to it, a good case is the only thing that will keep you from a hefty replacement bill. So it pays to choose wisely. One brand of…

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