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How to control Chromecast TV with Google Home

By Erin L / February 2, 2018 / 0 Comments

Want to be able to control your TV with your voice? If you have Google Home and a Chromecast TV device, you can. Here’s exactly how…

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Samsung Frame TV review: 4K TV + Art Mode

By Erin L / November 6, 2017 / 6 Comments

Have you heard about Samsung’s stunning new Frame TV with its 4K resolution screen and built in Art Mode? Wondering if it lives up to the hype? Read my review…

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TVs become art & Augmented Reality for all – new tech

By Erin L / October 9, 2017 / Comments Off on TVs become art & Augmented Reality for all – new tech

The holidays are one of the busiest times of year for technology. Retailers are getting ready for the rush by learning about what’s new. I recently had the chance to attend a mini technology trade show as manufacturers touted their newest gadgets and tech to London Drugs.

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Roku Ultra – My review of 4K TV streaming gadget

By Erin L / December 26, 2016 / Comments Off on Roku Ultra – My review of 4K TV streaming gadget

There are plenty of TV streaming gadgets to chose from; AppleTV, Google Chromecast, and a whole array of devices from Roku. Roku Ultra is a new, top of the line media streamer with all the bells and whistles you could want. It will stream content from hundreds of online channels, it’s 4K/UHD compatible, it’s got HDR…

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Top 10 tech gadgets of 2016

By Erin L / December 7, 2016 / 5 Comments

I’ve tested a lot of gadgets and gear this year. Picking favourites is hard, because unlike previous years, many of the items that have come into the tech test kitchen in 2016 are really high quality, and work well, so picking the cream of the crop is a challenge. Nevertheless, here are the Top 10…

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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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Roku’s new 4K TV is easy to use with a gorgeous picture

By Erin L / August 16, 2016 / Comments Off on Roku’s new 4K TV is easy to use with a gorgeous picture

4K or Ultra HD is the newest revolution in TV technology. If you’re new to this TV term, 4K is all about the pixels. Millions of pixels. Millions more than the next best TV which is 1080p. If you think of a TV screen as a giant grid made up of minuscule squares, a 4K…

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Review: Fitbit Alta

By Erin L / April 2, 2016 / 4 Comments

Fitbit launched two new devices this spring; the watch-like Blaze and the chic and stylish Alta. Each device has the signature Fitbit capabilities, like step counting, activity monitoring, and sleep tracking but each has its own features too. What’s the difference between these new devices, is it worth it to upgrade to a newer, better…

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All the most interesting gadgets from CES 2016 (VIDEO)

By Erin L / January 16, 2016 / Comments Off on All the most interesting gadgets from CES 2016 (VIDEO)

There are thousands of booths at the annual Consumer Electronics Show. Here’s as much of the really cool stuff as I could cram into a 3 minute video.

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‘Magic Wand’ is a reality on Kickstarter

By Erin L / January 15, 2016 / Comments Off on ‘Magic Wand’ is a reality on Kickstarter

Magic wands are the stuff of sci-fi and Cinderella. While once upon a time a Fairy Godmother used a special stick to sprinkle magic and turn pumpkins to coaches and mice into horses, it turns out a magic wand, of sorts, may actually exist. Developed in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, the Gestor is “wireless air mouse”…

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