PNY 64GB Flash Drive, Metal Attache Review

Bought the PNY 64GB flash drive, metal attache iGo version, at Wal Mart some years back, to save a large library of pictures from a laptop computer that we scanned. The device installed without any issues, received copied data as quickly as other high speed USB storage drives, and is easy to locate, plug in, … Continue reading PNY 64GB Flash Drive, Metal Attache Review



Change Wireless Network on Honeywell WiFi Thermostat RTH8580WF

Here, we cover how to change wireless network on Honeywell WiFi thermostat RTH8580WF model. You may need to change this Honeywell smart thermostat to a different wireless network than the one set up on it at installation.  Perhaps you changed the name of your home WiFi network. Or you want to connect the thermostat to … Continue reading Change Wireless Network on Honeywell WiFi Thermostat RTH8580WF



Updating Firmware on JBL Flip 5 Speaker

We demonstrate updating firmware on the  JBL Flip 5 Bluetooth speaker.  This routine can take up to thirty-five minutes to finish, depending on the speed of your WiFi link.  Plus, you can’t undo this once done.  That is, you won’t be able to return to any earlier firmware version once you complete this speaker update.  … Continue reading Updating Firmware on JBL Flip 5 Speaker



PNY Attache 16GB Pen Drive Review

Bought the   PNY Attache 16GB pen drive at Wal Mart, to save user data from a laptop computer that we’re retiring. The device installed without hiccups, received copied data as quickly as other high speed USB storage drives we’ve tried, and is easy to locate, plug in, and use.  This Attache flash drive accepted over … Continue reading PNY Attache 16GB Pen Drive Review



Invoke Cortana Reset Button, Where is It

Here, we show you how to find the Invoke Cortana reset button on the Harman Kardon Invoke speaker.  The mic mute button. It’s the only button on the back of the unit. It also serves as the  RESET button. This button is easy to get at, as it is not deeply recessed.  So be careful … Continue reading Invoke Cortana Reset Button, Where is It



Cortana Invoke Speaker Reboot Instructions

Here, we cover Cortana Invoke speaker reboot instructions.  You reboot if the speaker shows bad performance, goes quiet or does not answer voice requests.  It may emit weird noises, break up, chirp or squeak.  Or, the speaker may suffer other oddities. In any case, always try a speaker reboot first (detailed below).  Why reboot?  Because … Continue reading Cortana Invoke Speaker Reboot Instructions



How to Reset UE Wonderboom Speaker

Here, we show how to reset UE Wonderboom speaker back to its factory default settings.  The reset routine works as listed next. Resetting UE Wonderboom speakers wipes any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from their memory. Clearing this data stops the UE from pairing to any nearby Bluetooth devices after the reset. Further, you might reset … Continue reading How to Reset UE Wonderboom Speaker



How to Clean Ray Ban Sunglasses, Eyeglasses

Some people may avoid sunglasses due to their higher cost; particularly the non prescription and polarized Ray Ban sunglasses.  But improvement in vision over non light attenuating glasses is quite noticeable and very worthwhile.  There’s less “haze” from internal polarized lens light reflections with this improving technology.  So we learned how to clean Ray Ban … Continue reading How to Clean Ray Ban Sunglasses, Eyeglasses



JBL Xtreme 2 Firmware Update Instructions

Here, we offer JBL Xtreme 2 firmware update instructions for this revised version of the Xtreme series portable Bluetooth speaker. This update can take up to thirty minutes depending on the speed of your internet connection. Plus, you cannot easily reverse it. You won’t be able to downgrade to the earlier firmware version once you … Continue reading JBL Xtreme 2 Firmware Update Instructions



JBL Flip 5 Buttons Explained, Codes, Meaning, Functions

The JBL Flip 5 waterproof mono speaker features several buttons and lamps across its top and side panels.  The Power button lights solid when the speaker is ON. and the Bluetooth button glows or flashes to indicate current pairing status.  Plus, an oval ring around these buttons lights up during reset or changes in speaker … Continue reading JBL Flip 5 Buttons Explained, Codes, Meaning, Functions