Chris Monroe

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Optoma HD142X 3D DLP Projector Review

Optoma HD142X 3D DLP Projector Review Gadget Review - Your lifestyle gadget siteThe Optoma HD142X is the latest in a long line of entertainment …

Linksys EA9500 Max-Stream MU-MIMO Tri-Band AC5400 Wireless Router Review

Linksys EA9500 Max-Stream MU-MIMO Tri-Band AC5400 Wireless Router Review Gadget Review - Your lifestyle gadget siteLinksys has been on a roll lately …

New range extender kills Wi-Fi dead spots without killing your home decor

Killing all the dead spots in your home and making sure that lightning-fast Wi-Fi can reach every nook and cranny of your house is obviously super …

Edward Snowden wants to make your iPhone more secure with this snoop-proof accessory

We know Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg relies on good old-fashioned tape to disable his MacBook’s mic and camera, and NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden is working on something a little more sophisticated to stop your iPhone from snooping. It’s a protective case not aimed at preventing damage from drops …

6 Gadgets to Keep Your Home Safe From Intruders

Summertime, and the living is easy — especially for burglars.<p>While you’re out of town chasing the sun, it’s easier for thieves to case your house for …

This hardcore wireless AC router will destroy any WiFi dead spots in your home

If you’re working with a tight budget, there are plenty of affordable Wi-Fi routers out there that will get the job done well. For as little as $20 …

7 essential Roku tips: get more from your Roku streamer

By David Nield<p>Even in a market now saturated with streaming dongles, media boxes and various other devices that plug into your television, the Roku …

Eero Is the Home WiFi System You’ve Always Wanted

Downed networks and lost signals are the bane of most homes. Eero, a small San Francisco startup, has developed a WiFi system that not only …

How to Make Your Internet Faster: Speed Up Your WiFi

How to Make Your Internet Faster: Speed Up Your WiFi is a post by J.R. Nelson from Gotta Be Mobile.Figuring out why your home internet connection is …

The Complete Ethical Hacking Course: Beginner to Advanced!

DIY Chalkboard Coffee Table

An old coffee table, some spray paint, and chalkboard vinyl is all you need to make this creativity-inducing coffee table!<p>134<p>403

What I learnt from building my own low-cost smart home system

Over the last year, we’ve been living the future of home automation in our household. It all started last Christmas, when I bought one of these …

Dish's Hopper 3 DVR has a whopping 16 tuners, lets you watch four HD channels at once on a 4K TV

The Hopper 3, due out early this year, is arguably the most powerful and feature-packed DVR to date.<p>Dish's upcoming Hopper 3 is one turbo-charged, feature-packed DVR.<p>Not only does it have 16 tuners and Netflix integration in its universal search results, but there's a new proprietary "Sports Bar …

BMW ditches mirrors for a safer side-view camera system

The imagery was bright and clear, much more informative than what I usually see in side and rear-view mirrors.

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8 Next-Generation Organizers That Will Transform Your Home

These innovative Kickstarter projects have got us excited about the future of tidying up.<p>These innovative Kickstarter projects have got us excited about the future of tidying up.

Simple "Hack" Lets You Unlock Thousands Of Hidden Categories On Netflix

(Image Link)<p>When you watch Netflix through your web browser you see titles sorted into obvious categories like Action, Comedy or Television Shows, …

TV shows

17 DIY Projects That Will Make You Say "Why Didn't I Think of That?"

And will truly make you question your own creativity (in the best possible way).<p>And will truly make you question your own creativity (in the best possible way).

The Best Tech Gadgets at CES 2016

When I returned from the Consumer Electronics Show a few weeks ago, everyone wanted to know what was hot this year. I get that same question every year following CES and once again I rattled off the usual hot categories of virtual reality, 3D printing, robotics and drones. This year, however, I …

Microsoft's New Gadget Could Change How We Watch Football

Without a doubt, Sunday’s Super Bowl 50 will pay homage to the game’s past. But like Walter Payton breaking a tackle, Microsoft, the league’s …

Augmented Reality

New Computers to Watch for in 2016

If you’re hoping for a groundbreaking personal computing product in the year ahead, you may be disappointed. But that doesn’t mean you won’t see some …

Gear & Gadgets

Philips Hue - Now at Vesternet

We're on a roll this week as months of work have finally paid off. We now offer the full <b>Philips Hue Range</b>, all in stock and ready to ship.The <b>Philips</b> …

35 Insanely Awesome Kids' Bedroom Ideas (They'll Love These!)

Remember being a kid and dreaming of adding a slide to your bunk bed or making a princess-worthy canopy? No one can appreciate fun bedroom features like a child, and these ones are some of the best out there. In other words, if you don't want to make every last one of these, you might not want to …

Here's everything the Amazon Echo can do

How to use the Amazon Echo and why you should get one

As Amazon regularly adds new functionality, the Echo continues to grow more useful. In fact, it's now the most-used gadget in my home.<p>During the last …

Smart Homes

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Taurus First 24 Kit

The first 24 hours of a crisis situation are some of the most critical. Be prepared with the Taurus First 24 Kit. Curated by a team of survival …

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