Reset Xfinity Remote XR2, How To

Sometimes, most remote controls develop strange behaviors which need a hard  reset to clear up.  So in this post, we show you how to reset Xfinity remote XR2 back to its factory default state.  If you reset the XR2 though, keep in mind that this remote may not work afterwards until you reprogram it.  So, … Continue reading Reset Xfinity Remote XR2, How To



APC P11VNT3 SurgeArrest Surge Protector Review

People have owned the APC P11VNT3 SurgeArrest Surge Protector power, have observed them “tripping out” during nearby electrical storms, and have yet to lose any device plugged into them. Close by lightning strikes, refrigerator/freezer startups and shut downs, or any other source of high voltage spikes just don’t seem to get through to sensitive home theater and computer  electronics, when protected by the … Continue reading APC P11VNT3 SurgeArrest Surge Protector Review



Review: Gearmo® 10-Port Desktop USB Smart Charging Station Dock Hub for iPhone, iPad, and Android Phones and Tablets

The Gearmo® 10 Port High Output USB Charger Station features highest current charging capability from all ten of its high current 2.4A USB ports at the same time. Thus, you can charge as many as ten of the most power hungry tablet computers, radios, Bluetooth speakers simultaneously.  The current draw on one port does not decrease the current output on another. This AC charger, made … Continue reading Review: Gearmo® 10-Port Desktop USB Smart Charging Station Dock Hub for iPhone, iPad, and Android Phones and Tablets



iEdge® USB to Lightning Cable iPhone iPod iPad 10 Ft E-330 Review

The ten foot long iEdge® USB to Lightning Cable costs less than we’ve ever found for an Apple-compatible sync and charge cable. While there’s no indication on the packaging that this accessory is MFi (Made for iPhone/iPad/iPod) certified, our tests found it nonetheless, to be a highly reliable, moderately fast charge, medium-current handling cable. We paid $3.99 for ours at … Continue reading iEdge® USB to Lightning Cable iPhone iPod iPad 10 Ft E-330 Review



iEdge® Micro USB Cable, 6Ft Review

The iEdge® Micro USB Cable costs less than we’ve ever found for an Android-compatible sync and charge cable. While there’s no indication on the packaging that this accessory is certified to work well with Blackberry and Android cell phones, our tests found it nonetheless, to be a highly reliable, reasonably fast charge, high-current handling cable. We paid … Continue reading iEdge® Micro USB Cable, 6Ft Review



iEdge® Lightning USB Cable Glitter Series E-380 Review

The iEdge® Glitter Series 6 Ft. Lightning USB Cable costs less than we’ve ever found for an Apple-compatible sync and charge cable. While there’s no indication on the packaging that this accessory is MFi (Made for iPhone/iPad/iPod) certified, our tests found it nonetheless, to be a highly reliable, reasonably fast charge, high-current handling cable. We paid $3.99 for ours … Continue reading iEdge® Lightning USB Cable Glitter Series E-380 Review



Review: IXCC 6 Foot Lightning Cable Cord, MFi Certified, Sync and Charge for iPhone, iPad, and iPod

The IXCC 6 foot lightning cable surprises the inexpensive sync and charge cable market.  Given its quality and MFi (Made for iPhone/iPad/iPod) certification, this cord tops expectations. We paid $7.99 for it at Amazon.com. So, this costs way less than original Apple cords.  The extra couple feet here makes the IXCC 6 foot lightning cable lots cheaper per … Continue reading Review: IXCC 6 Foot Lightning Cable Cord, MFi Certified, Sync and Charge for iPhone, iPad, and iPod



DE 9 Ft Lightning to USB Cable Review

The DE 9 Ft Lightning Cable is certainly not the cheapest data and charging cable available. We paid nearly $25 for ours at K-Mart, which is roughly akin to the pricing on similar Apple-manufactured lightning port cords, though the extra three feet of length here makes this cable a bit cheaper per foot. Its construction, larger … Continue reading DE 9 Ft Lightning to USB Cable Review



Koss Noise Isolating Earbuds KEB30K Headset Review

The Koss KEB30K Noise Isolating Earbuds overly emphasize midrange, sacrificing decent bass and treble response in the process. The drivers, while excellent at reproducing vocal vowel sounds, the lows, due to the excessively miniature size of these buds, do indeed suffer. What you gain in miniaturization, you lose in richness of sound. The high frequencies also seem to roll off … Continue reading Koss Noise Isolating Earbuds KEB30K Headset Review



Sony Make Believe MDR-EX10LP In-Ear Rock’n Buds Earphones Headphones Review

The Sony Make Believe MDR-EX10LP Earbuds excel in their punchy midrange, but suffer from weak bass as well as treble response. The 9mm dome drivers here, while acceptable at reproducing the musical highs without seeming to retreat from the task, the lows, due to the pointlessly small size of these buds, do indeed suffer. What you gain in miniaturization, you lose in richness of … Continue reading Sony Make Believe MDR-EX10LP In-Ear Rock’n Buds Earphones Headphones Review