Consumer Electronics Blog Posts


Sep 24

LG Stylo 3 on Cricket Wireless is a Smartphone With Great Signal
LG Stylo 3 on Cricket Wireless

LG and Cricket Wireless have recently released their Stylo 3 phablet with a big screen, Android Nougat 7 and a stylus. The 4G LTE enabled smartphone comes with a 13MP autofocusing camera and a 2,500 mAh battery, for all day use. It has a 5MP forward facing camera to snap selfies.

Disclosure: The LG Stylo 3 smartphone and Cricket Wireless service were loaned at no cost for review. I have not been compensated for the review. All thoughts and opinions are my own.


LG Stylo 3 Unboxing Video

What’s In The Box:

- LG Stylo 3
- Wall Charger
- Micro USB Cable
- Back Cover
- 3,200 mAh Battery Continue reading LG Stylo 3 on Cricket Wireless is a Smartphone With Great Signal

Sep 17

CUJO Smart Firewall Protects Your Smart Home With an Internet Security Appliance
CUJO Smart Firewall Review

The worst feeling is when you boot up your computer or try to use your mobile device and they do not work. Then you think, “do I have malware or a virus?” Or if you are a parent and wonder what the kids are up to on the Internet. Do you think they will tell you what they are doing and who they are talking to? Wondering is no longer necessary. The CUJO smart firewall Internet appliance can help with parental controls for Internet access at home and it can block hacking attempts to keep devices safer. The all-in-one Internet gadget is available now from Best Buy at $249. Continue reading CUJO Smart Firewall Protects Your Smart Home With an Internet Security Appliance

Jul 13

Apple iPhone 7 PRODUCT RED Review
Review: Apple iPhone 7 128GB (Product)RED With AT&T 4G LTE

Apple’s latest iPhone 7 in (PRODUCT)RED color is the latest device from the company to join the social good campaign. It is smart for Apple to participate in this program for many reasons. It gives consumers another choice for an official color too. The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus (PRODUCT)RED comes in 128GB and 256GB sizes for CDMA and GSM networks. This review covers the iPhone 7 (PRODUCT)RED 128GB with a 4.7” Retina HD screen that feels nice in the hand. Continue reading Review: Apple iPhone 7 128GB (Product)RED With AT&T 4G LTE

Jul 11

Sony Xperia Premium Best Buy Review 1
Sony Xperia Premium Best Buy Review

Best Buy offers two new exciting Sony Xperia 4G LTE premium smartphones, one with a 4K HDR screen and super slow motion camera, that cannot be found in the latest iPhone or in any other smartphone on the market today. They are the Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra and Sony Xperia XZ Premium. These smartphones have features from phones of the future, but are being sold today. One of them is offered exclusively through the retailer. They will work with your current GSM SIM card from AT&T. Continue reading Best Buy's Exclusive Sony Xperia Premium Unlocked Smartphones Have Amazing New Features

May 03

Traveling to the west coast of the United States usually means flying through LAX, or Los Angeles International Airport. There is something new and very helpful there, nestled in the middle of Terminal 6. It is Belkin’s branded store complete with their excellent tech products and more. I have visited three times and picked up a few items.


Belkin Store LAX Terminal 6 Tour
Continue reading Belkin's First-Ever Retail Store At LAX Airport In Renovated Terminal 6

Apr 09

Meural Art Canvas
Meural Art Canvas Review

Going to a museum is the best way to experience art. So what should you do when your favorite artworks are located thousands of miles away? Fortunately, there is a new way to sample amazing pieces of art in the comfort of the home. This can be done via a cloud connected digital art frame. The nice people at Meural have engineered their 27” Art Canvas with antiglare and an automatic light sensor for the best viewing possible.


Meural 27″ Art Canvas Unboxing

Overview:

The Art Canvas from Meural connects to the Internet through a wireless network in a home or office. Setting everything up only took a few minutes. After turning on the frame, it prompted me to connect to its WiFi connection after downloading their free app. It then requested security credentials for my WiFi and the specific activation code displayed at the top of the frame. Once connected to the Internet, it checked for new firmware. Continue reading Meural's Art Canvas Streams Masterpieces From The Cloud To Your Wall