JBL Xtreme Alexa Pairing Instructions

This post gives JBL Xtreme Alexa pairing instructions. They work for pairing the JBL Xtreme with Bluetooth enabled Echo smart speakers. And, since this pairing happens directly between the Xtreme and Alexa, you need not turn Bluetooth on in the mobile device you’re using to perform this pairing. JBL Xtreme Alexa Pairing Instructions With your … Continue reading JBL Xtreme Alexa Pairing Instructions





JBL Go 2 Portable Speaker Review

In this piece, we offer our JBL Go 2 portable Bluetooth speaker review, features list, and specs. We cover this metal grill speaker’s performance, usability, and accessories. The JBL Go 2nd Gen sounds quite clear and loud for its size. One gotcha  though.  Not much really deep bass from this speaker. Yet it has more … Continue reading JBL Go 2 Portable Speaker Review





JBL Speaker Bluetooth Pairing Instructions

This post offers JBL speaker Bluetooth pairing instructions.  We demo this pairing on and iPad. But slight adjustments to these also work with Android devices. These directions work for most JBL Bluetooth speakers, including the following lines… Flip. Go. Clip. Charge. Xtreme. Pulse. Boombox. For this demo, we show how to pair using the JBL … Continue reading JBL Speaker Bluetooth Pairing Instructions





Factory Reset Google Home Mini Instructions

Here we answer the question: How to Factory Reset Google Home Mini?  You might reset your Google Home Mini smart speaker to get it ready for sale to another person.  Or, you want to link it to a new Google account. Or you wish to connect it to a new Wi-Fi network. Whatever the reason, … Continue reading Factory Reset Google Home Mini Instructions





How to Reset Amazon Echo 1 Speaker

Some problems you can fix with just booting the speaker. But when you must reset, come here to see how to reset the Amazon Echo Gen 1 smart speaker. But If you just want to fix strange errors on the speaker though, a reset may be too drastic.  Why?  Because a full hard reset means … Continue reading How to Reset Amazon Echo 1 Speaker





How to Reset Google Home Mini Speaker

You might want to know how to reset Google Home Mini speaker to clean out its internal data, for sale or re gifting to someone else.  Or, maybe you’d like to link it to another Google account. But then again, perhaps you wish to connect it to a different wireless network. Whatever your motivation, this … Continue reading How to Reset Google Home Mini Speaker





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 Pair Wonderboom Bluetooth Speaker

This post shows how to pair Wonderboom Bluetooth speaker with common Bluetooth devices. Start with your Wonderboom shut OFF (all dark LEDs). Then, follow along to pair it with most any Bluetooth source device.  In this demo, we show how pairing works on our iPad Air mobile computre. But like procedures work for iPhones, iPods, … Continue reading How to Pair Wonderboom Bluetooth Speaker





Victor Reader Stream Gripes, 303 First Generation

The first gen (original) version of HumanWare’s Victor Reader Stream   portable player is great. But it has some issues that surprised us once we got ours home and started playing with it. Victor Reader Stream Gripes for the Model 303 First Generation eBook Player Very Slow USB Port First of all, its USB port … Continue reading Victor Reader Stream Gripes, 303 First Generation





Discwasher D4+ Vinyl Record Cleaning Fluid Solution Review

We’ve kept our LP and single records nearly spotless for decades, with the Discwasher D4+ record cleaning solution. We copied much of our record collection into digital format through the years. And before the digital age, copied them onto cassette tape.  This helped us avoid over-playing, and thus, prematurely wearing out, the records.  Through all … Continue reading Discwasher D4+ Vinyl Record Cleaning Fluid Solution Review