Featured Image, Reviews / 31.01.2019

According to the National Highway Safety Traffic Administration (NHTSA), over 500,000 accidents are related to reversing a car every year. And out of these, over 15,000 involve serious injury or even death, mostly among children under the age of 5 and senior citizens over 70. Reversing your car can be quite dangerous because you have to constantly look in the rearview mirror for an inadequate view or to physically turn around. Your vision often has blind spots. But that’s where back-up rearview safety cameras for cars come in. A back-up...

Featured Image, Reviews / 30.01.2019

Do you find yourself juggling half a dozen remote controls together? Are you running out of hands and feet to handle all the remotes you need for your TV, audio system, satellite dish, and a bunch of other devices? If so, you need to start using universal remote controls. Universal remote controls can handle all the different devices in your home. They are supposed to be a one-stop solution to replace all the remotes you currently use with a single multi-functional unit. You have to take the time to...

Featured Image, Reviews / 16.01.2019

Home security systems come in all different shapes and sizes. We can spend a fortune on home security and alarms on the house itself, but what about alarms for the rest of the property. It can be helpful to have a driveway alarm that picks up movement around the entrance and perimeter of the property. This alerts homeowners to the presence of prowlers and those scouting out the property. Therefore, it makes for a great early warning system if there are burglars in the area. You can get...

Reviews, Smart Home / 03.12.2018

Would you like to control everything in your home using only your phone?  If yes, you need a smart home hub. Basically what a SHH does is turn your smartphone into a universal remote control for your whole house (or at least most of it).  There a several good options to choose from like Samsung SmartThings and Apple Homekit, but in this review I will focus on the Logitech’s Harmony Hub, which has made a bit of a comeback since its earlier poor quality release. Most of the smart home...

Reviews, Smart Home, TVs / 03.12.2018

There are surprisingly few cheap TV boxes out there and M8S Android TV box is one of the few options. So how do TV Boxes actually work?  TV boxes bypass traditional TV cables to provide and distribute media content through the internet. The TV no longer subscribes to networks and you can watch all kinds of media via streaming. What’s in the box? In an M8S Android TV Box package, you get the TV box itself along with a power adapter, HDMI cable, remote control, and user manual (which you might not...

Home Security, Reviews, Safety / 23.11.2018

Sometimes, even the simple act of displaying a good security camera can save your entire home from being infiltrated and ransacked. There is something about the sight of a camera that drives away potential burglars and home invaders, and it is always a good idea to make sure that your property is well-protected, don’t you think? But now, the question you’re probably asking is, “Which security camera and system should I get?” Well, there are many different kinds out there, each with its own unique features. But there is this...

Reviews / 18.05.2018

Tankless water heaters provide hot water only when needed and are sometimes referred to as instantaneous or on-demand water heaters. The more common traditional style has a water storage tank of various sizes and shapes used to store pre-heated water. These water heaters provide hot water at a preset temperature when needed without storage, thereby eliminating the need for storage tanks. These on-demand tankless water heaters are heated either by electricity, natural gas, or propane. The gas models were found to be 22 percent more efficient than electric models....

Featured Image, Reviews / 27.04.2018

Cutting textiles like vinyl can be a tricky business. When you want to ensure you get a clean cut and a straight line it pays to work with the best tools. I know just how hard it can be to track down something you can rely on, which is why I’m offering my advice. A couple of weeks ago I worked through 7 of the best and today I’m writing up my notes just for you! That way when you come to make your final choice you’ll sleep...

Featured Image, Reviews / 28.02.2018

When you want to get your internet up and running, it pays to invest in a decent modem. For all you cable fans out there I’ve got the answer to all your connection speed woes. With this simple to follow user-friendly guide, you’ll have everything you need. So, who am I and why and I qualified to write about all this tech? Well, I’m a lifelong techie geek with a penchant for all things digital. I also know a thing or two about getting online and stopping annoying...