Wireless Earbuds

Explanation of Earbud Waterproof Ratings

When researching wireless earbuds you are going to hear about the IP rating. This International Protection rating (or Ingress Protection rating) is an industry standard that tells you how protected the electronic device is from the ingress of liquids (water) and solids (dust & sand.) Ingress is a fancy word for “entry”. Water, rain, sweat, spilled beverages, and more can spell a certain death…

Wireless Earbuds

Earbud Noise Cancellation

Let’s talk about noise cancellation – it’s a feature common to earbuds, earphones, and headsets. But there are two kinds of noise cancellation – active and passive. What’s the difference? Which is better? How does it work? That’s what we’ll discuss in this review. We’ll also talk about noise reduction techniques used with microphones. All these things are critical to getting a good music…

Arlo Security Cameras

Arlo Camera Motion Detection

One of the best things about the Arlo line of smart security cameras is their motion detection capabilities. Having motion activated video recording is a huge advantage – for three reasons. First of all, it means the system knows when something is moving – when action is taking place – and it can alert you to that fact. The Arlo line of cameras do…

Arlo Security Cameras

Arlo Pro 3 – What’s New and Improved?

Building on the excellent features of the Arlo Pro 2 security camera, Arlo has announced the Arlo Pro 3 camera – and it is available now. It’s a good step up from the Arlo Pro 2 and earlier models. But how does it compare to the Arlo Ultra camera? We’ll talk about that and more in this review. This is a Arlo Pro 3…

Arlo Security Cameras

How Security Camera Night Vision Works

Once of the biggest benefits of a security camera is being able to see in the dark. This night vision seems almost magical – but it’s actually quite simple. We’re going to discuss how the Arlo Pro and Arlo Ultra cameras provide a night vision mode. We’re also going to discuss why this version of night vision is so affordable – compared to the…

Wireless Earbuds

Apple AirPods Review

AirPods Pro Available Soon Before you buy the original AirPods (which is the model we’ve reviewed here) – you should be aware that the new AirPods Pro will be available soon – and they’ve got some amazing new features – like Active Noise Cancellation. Let’s take a close look at the Apple AirPods – those cool little white earbuds from Apple. They are pretty…