I’ve always thought virtual reality is something for teenage boys, and gamers. The appeal to a middle aged woman like me has been limited up to now. But thanks to Samsung, I’m starting to see the promise of virtual reality and how it can be expanded from gaming to real life applications.
I had a chance this week to attend a concert in Chicago, but I never left my house. I got to watch it with a glass of my favourite wine, on my favourite chair, and with no pushing, shoving crowds.Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
Ring, makers of the very popular and easy to use Video Doorbell, are rolling out a brand new gadget dubbed Pro. Made as an upgrade from the existing doorbell, the new Pro version is smaller and slimmer than the original, and has advanced features, like Live View. Ring says the ability to peek in on…Read More
Super-sized flat screen TVs are all the rage. Mention a home theatre projector, however, and people will tune out. After all, many folks remember projectors as dusty, weak-beamed devices with a noisy fan and little appeal. Not any more. Movie theatres use uber-powerful projectors to kick out Hollywood-sized images with crystal clear definition, amazing contrast…Read More
You might wonder why you’d need a video doorbell. After all, old fashioned doorbells work fine, and then there’s really old school: knocking. You might be surprised at how versatile and handy the Ring Video Doorbell is. Combine that with how absolutely fast and easy it is to set up and you’re ready to start…Read More