Sony MDR-V700DJ Headphones Review

We owned the Sony MDR-V700DJ headphones for a few years in around 2004. We used them with many CD players, iPod Nanos, headphone amps, and mixers at our mobile DJ gigs.  Indeed, the ruggedness of the MDR-V700DJ is obvious. But how they sound is far less complimentary. Sony MDR-V700DJ Headphones Intro Due to their solid … Continue reading Sony MDR-V700DJ Headphones Review





Sony Streaming Media Player SMP-N200 Review

The Sony Streaming Media Player SMP-N200 makes a dumb TV into a smart one.  Further, it down-converts internet content into standard definition format. But it also provides HDMI and optical digital outputs as well. This streaming media box revs up the older dumb TVs, making them smart, and internet enabled. We owned this set top player for … Continue reading Sony Streaming Media Player SMP-N200 Review





Netgear EX3700 Setup Instructions, AC750, How To

These Netgear EX3700 setup instructions for this Netgear® AC750 WiFi range extender model EX3700, show easy itself. Very true when you have screen shots from actual setup sessions, like we have here.  We snapped these pics here, while connecting our EX3700  to our existing wireless networks. Netgear EX3700 Setup Intro The Netgear® firmware automates much … Continue reading Netgear EX3700 Setup Instructions, AC750, How To





Bose QuietComfort 35 Review, Wireless Headphones

In this Bose QuietComfort 35 review, we cover the bads and goods of the Bose QC35 active noise cancelling headphones.   Indeed, these are a yet another step forward in the Bose QuietComfort line.  These are in fact, a notch up from the QC25 wired phones. Bose QuietComfort QC35 35 Noise Cancelling Headphones Review Intro The … Continue reading Bose QuietComfort 35 Review, Wireless Headphones





Google Home Vs Alexa Smart Speaker Features

The age of smart speaker virtual assistants is here. Indeed, the competition is hot currently. Vendors want to create the most useful features as fast as they.  As a result, the Google Home and Amazon Alexa speakers, with their machine learning, grow smarter all the time.  The cloud hardware for them is growing faster too. … Continue reading Google Home Vs Alexa Smart Speaker Features





Reset Xfinity Remote XR2 to Fix Remote Not Working

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 to Fix Remote Not Working





Utilitech Treadmill Surge Protector 0090996 Review

The Utilitech Single Outlet Surge Protector for Treadmill, model 0090996 is a 1-outlet device. It can absorb 900 joules of treadmill-destroying surge power. Plus, it comes with a $100,000 connected equipment warranty (plenty to cover even the most expensive treadmills). It’s a light-weight and rugged surge suppressor. It offers a sense of security too.  How?  … Continue reading Utilitech Treadmill Surge Protector 0090996 Review





APC SurgeArrest Surge Protector P11VNT3 Review

We have owned the APC P11VNT3 SurgeArrest surge protector, and have seen them “tripping out” during lightning storms. But we have yet to lose any device plugged into them. In this piece, we review our time with this suppressor, and detail our experiences with it. Mostly good. APC P11VNT3 SurgeArrest Surge Protector Intro Types of … Continue reading APC SurgeArrest Surge Protector P11VNT3 Review





Belkin Isolator Surge Protector F5C980-TEL Review

The Belkin Isolator surge protector, model F5C980-TEL is a diamond of surge suppressing power strips.  Why?  Because it not only guards against voltage spikes and electrical noise arriving via the power line.  But it also cuts inter-device noise transfer, between devices  plugged into it. Belkin Isolator Surge Protector F5C980-TEL Intro First of all, the Belkin … Continue reading Belkin Isolator Surge Protector F5C980-TEL Review





Belkin PureAV Surge Protector Power Strip Review

We review here the Belkin PureAV surge protector.  Now we’ve owned a couple of these Belkin PureAV surge protector power strips since the mid 2000s. We have seen them “kicking in” during thunderstorms. But we have yet to lose any device plugged into them. So, overall, this a great product. It does what it claims … Continue reading Belkin PureAV Surge Protector Power Strip Review