How to Unpair the Victor Reader Trek eBook Reader from a Bluetooth Speaker

When you no longer wish your Victor Reader Trek eBook reader to route its audio output through to a Bluetooth speaker, you may break the Bluetooth connection by following any one of the steps listed next.  We of course, assume here that your Trek is currently paired with a Bluetooth speaker. 1. Power off the … Continue reading How to Unpair the Victor Reader Trek eBook Reader from a Bluetooth Speaker



USB Wall Charger Specs for the Victor Reader Trek GPS Navigator and DAISY Book Player

First, the USB wall charger that ships with the Victor Reader Trek model 513 VRC talking GPS navigator is a common five volt switching power supply. Externally, it features a female USB A type power connector that supports a detachable USB cable.  Plus, the US version of this wall adapter sports a standard 120v AC … Continue reading USB Wall Charger Specs for the Victor Reader Trek GPS Navigator and DAISY Book Player



HumanWare Victor Reader Trek GPS Navigator and DAISY Book Player Picture Gallery

Here we offer our pictures of the Victor Reader Trek GPS navigator and eBook player from HumanWare, that we recently obtained for review. Original Packaging and Included Accessories Pictures   Pictures of the Front, Back, Top, and Bottom of the Trek           Pictures of the Rechargeable Battery   USB AC Wall … Continue reading HumanWare Victor Reader Trek GPS Navigator and DAISY Book Player Picture Gallery



How to Program Evolution Digital Set Top Box Remote to Your TV

The local cable company distributes the Evolution HD adapter set top boxes throughout the area, and as such, we get gobs of questions and requests for help with setting up and troubleshooting the accompanying remote control.  Often one or more functions on the remote fail to work on the television.  Sometimes, the power button works … Continue reading How to Program Evolution Digital Set Top Box Remote to Your TV



Sangean WFR 20 Tabletop WiFi Internet Radio Picture Gallery

Here are our pictures of the Sangean WFR-20 internet radio and network music player, that we’ve owned for about a decade. Shows the WFR-20 in Standy mode (radio is OFF), displaying the time of day on its back lighted LCD screen. The WFR-20 back side has a Wi-Fi antenna, Ethernet port, AUX-in and AUX-out ports, … Continue reading Sangean WFR 20 Tabletop WiFi Internet Radio Picture Gallery



Logitech Squeezebox Boom Network Music Player Picture Gallery

Here we show pictures of our Logitech Squeezebox Boom Wi-Fi internet radio.  We’ve written about this receiver in other posts in this blog, and this photo album summarizes those posts, with pictures.   Look over these shots to get a comprehensive view of this device and its capabilities. Pictures Taken During Setup       … Continue reading Logitech Squeezebox Boom Network Music Player Picture Gallery



AC Wall to 12v DC Power Adapter Specs for the Logitech Squeezebox Boom Internet Radio Receiver

The US version of the AC wall adapter for the Logitech Squeezebox Boom internet radio discussed here, features removable but non retractable AC prongs, a six-foot long cord, and its larger size and weightier feel suggests a “heavy duty” class of power supply. It’s rectangular shape features a modest width that supports fitting into a  … Continue reading AC Wall to 12v DC Power Adapter Specs for the Logitech Squeezebox Boom Internet Radio Receiver



AC Power Adapter Specs for the Original Victor Reader Stream 303 Talking Book Player

The power adapter shipped with the original Victor Reader Stream model 303 talking book player is a typical five volt switching power supply, that features a male barrel style power connector on one end of a thick, six foot, non detachable cord.  The US version of this power supply sports a standard 120v AC two … Continue reading AC Power Adapter Specs for the Original Victor Reader Stream 303 Talking Book Player



Google Home Power Supply Specs for the Original Google Home Smart Speaker

We discuss the US version of the Google Home power supply for the first Google Home smart speaker below.  This supply has non folding AC prongs.   It’s flat “ribbon” cord, six feet long, and very durable.  Plus, this supply is lightweight for its 33 watt power output size. It’s a typical cube shape.  Yet it’s … Continue reading Google Home Power Supply Specs for the Original Google Home Smart Speaker



How to Force a Firmware Update on the Amazon Echo Alexa Smart Speakers

Technically speaking, there’s currently no way to force an immediate firmware update on any of the Alexa Echo smart speakers from Amazon.  Further, these speakers typically update quickly by themselves as new firmware is released, within a couple hours, or at worst, a couple days.  But you may want to update your device immediately, particularly … Continue reading How to Force a Firmware Update on the Amazon Echo Alexa Smart Speakers