Archive for the ‘Gear’ Category

Shark’s Stick Vacuum Is No Dyson-Killer

March 4th, 2021
The company's cordless vacs are touted as affordable Dyson alternatives. I'm not so sure about that.

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The Best Used Tech to Buy (and Sell)

March 4th, 2021
That old Microsoft Zune? Not so much. That old iPhone? Definitely.

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Here’s All the Gear You Need to Start Climbing

March 3rd, 2021
You don't need a lot, nor do you need to spend a ton. From harnesses to carabiners, here are our favorites.

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The Pandemic Nearly Shuttered My Church. Technology Saved It

March 3rd, 2021
From engaging audiences to building bridges, tech has helped my small, rural faith community weather the storm. Here's how it might help yours too.

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Soak in Your Own Sweat Inside a Heated Sauna Blanket

March 3rd, 2021
MiHigh’s portable infrared sauna is warm, wet, and weird.

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Should Anyone Actually Care About Ray Tracing?

March 3rd, 2021
What was supposed to be all the rage in graphics quickly turned into a meme. But will it actually improve your gaming experience?

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Strap on a HoloLens and Step Into the AR Conference Room

March 2nd, 2021
Microsoft’s new Mesh software platform helps faraway coworkers meet up and interact in mixed reality. The results are, well, still mixed.

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How to Set Up a 4G LTE Wi-Fi Network as an Alternative to Broadband

February 28th, 2021
Connecting to cell networks is an increasingly viable option—here’s how it works.

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Period Underwear Changed My Life—and I’m Never Going Back

February 28th, 2021
Wearing underwear designed to absorb my menstrual flow—with no additional protection—has made my period more comfortable. It’s kinder to the planet too.

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Ultimate Ears’ Fits Are the Comfiest Earbuds I’ve Ever Tried

February 27th, 2021
The company's custom-molding headphones fit perfectly, even if you have oddly shaped earholes.

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