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iPad tablet stand for your backseat riders

- November 21st, 2014

RoadShow

A few weeks back, we reviewed the Airframe+, a practical gadget that allows you to easily mount your oversized smartphone at the front of your car, more specifically, on your vent’s grill. This week, we look at the Felix RoadShow, a tablet stand designed for the iPad and other tablets for your backseat riders.

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Finally, emojis you can sext with!

- November 21st, 2014

Worried about someone hacking your phone and leaking those nude pics to your significant other? Why not send your lover sexualized emojis instead?

Emojis (the little cartoonish pictures of smiles, clothing and other icons you can add to text and chat messages) aren’t generally what the average person would consider sexy. But a site called Flirtmoji is trying to change that.

Flirtmoji.com

Flirtmoji.com. (Screenshot)

In a blog post on its website, the company said, “(O)ur mission at Flirtmoji to empower people of all sexualities to communicate their desires, concerns, and flirtations.”

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Holiday gadget highlights from LD Tech 2014

- November 18th, 2014
Nikon Still

Russ Vanderleer, Nikon Canada with the Nikon 1 J4

London Drugs recently held their LD Tech 2014 conference event in Whistler B.C., where over 100 suppliers and vendors from a wide variety of areas showed off some much of their standard fare and also some of the new and exciting and cutting edge tech products that are being made available just in time for the holiday season. I was fortunate to have the opportunity to take it in and get some face time with some of the vendors and their products.  And while it’s impossible to cover all of them, I’ve selected an eclectic few that had left an impression on me.

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Beacon’s Blazar all about that bass… and treble

- November 17th, 2014

The Beacon Blazar is a definite upgrade from your cellphone’s speakers, but is it worth the hefty price-tag? It depends on what you’re looking for.

The portable device relies on Bluetooth technology to pack both a quality speaker and microphone into one small package.

From the unboxing, it’s clear Beacon wants you to think you’re in possession of something special. It comes in a novelty, leather box with heavy duty zipper.

Beacon Audio's Blazar speakers.

Beacon Blazar. (Supplied)

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Win a CANZ Wireless Bluetooth Speaker

- November 14th, 2014

Canz 808 Blue

At a quick glance, it looks like an eight ounce pop can, but there’s no pop or fizzing sound that will come from it. You will however, be able to listen to your favorite tunes with this nifty little and appropriately titled Canz Wireless Bluetooth Speaker by 808 Audio.

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