Victor Reader Stream Gripes, 303 First Gen

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 Gen



Changing WiFi on Victor Reader Stream New Generation

Here we give instructions for changing the WiFi network on the Victor Reader Stream New Generation eBook player. Changing WiFi on Victor Reader Stream Intro The Victor Reader Stream New Generation media player adds many wireless functions. You can do the following. Download firmware updates directly to it without a personal computer. Play internet radio … Continue reading Changing WiFi on Victor Reader Stream New Generation



IPod Touch Screen Lock Problem

There are two functions that the 3rd generation Apple iPod Touch Screen Lock feature provides in version 5.1.1 of iOS: Input disabled.  When the screen locks, further touch screen input is not accepted until you unlock it. Backlight extinguished.  Also, there’s a power-saving feature incorporated into this lock mechanism.  After the screen locks and goes … Continue reading IPod Touch Screen Lock Problem



Pairing Victor Reader Trek with JBL Clip 3

The Victor Reader Trek GPS navigator, eBook player, pod catcher, and internet radio now can pair to the JBL Clip 3 wireless speaker. We listen to talking books and old time radio shows often on our Flip by way of the VRT. So yes, this Bluetooth speaker pairing allows you to listen to podcasts, books, … Continue reading Pairing Victor Reader Trek with JBL Clip 3



Pairing JBL Flip 3 with Victor Reader Trek

The Victor Reader Trek GPS navigator, eBook player, pod catcher, and internet radio now can pair to the JBL Flip 3 Bluetooth speaker. We listen to talking books and old time radio shows often on our Flip 3 by way of the VRT. So yes, this Bluetooth speaker pairing allows you to listen to podcasts, … Continue reading Pairing JBL Flip 3 with Victor Reader Trek



How to Pair Victor Reader Trek with JBL Flip 2

The Victor Reader Trek GPS navigator, talking book player, pod catcher, and internet radio can pair with the JBL Flip 2 portable Bluetooth speaker. In fact, we listen to talking books and old time radio shows often on our Flip 2 by way of the Victor Reader Trek (VRT). So yes, this Bluetooth speaker pairing … Continue reading How to Pair Victor Reader Trek with JBL Flip 2



Pairing Victor Reader Trek with JBL Charge 3

The Victor Reader Trek GPS navigator, eBook player, pod catcher, and internet radio now can pair to the JBL Charge 3 wireless speaker. We listen to podcasts and music albums often on our Charge 3 by way of the VRT. So yes, this Bluetooth speaker pairing allows you to listen to any audio media that … Continue reading Pairing Victor Reader Trek with JBL Charge 3



iPod Nano 3 Reset Instructions

In this post, we show how to do an iPod Nano 3  reset of this 3rd generation portable media player.  Resetting restores the player to default (fresh out of the box) settings. iPod Nano 3 Reset, How To Instructions 1. Bring up the iPod’s Home Screen First, press the top of the touch ring, the … Continue reading iPod Nano 3 Reset Instructions



iPod Nano 6th Generation Player Review

We’ve owned the 16 GB iPod Nano 6th generation player from Apple for a few years now.  Bought it at Best Buy for $179, the standard price back then. Over all, we very much like the 6th generation Nano. But some features that make this Nano so likeable also add to the hardships of using it. It’s a … Continue reading iPod Nano 6th Generation Player Review



Restoring iPod Touch to Factory Settings

When restoring the iPod Touch to factory settings, you reset all audio, video, and system settings on this Apple portable media player to factory default values.  You can accomplish this even without a computer. Note that doing so this way, does not erase any music from this player right away. But, restoring does schedule a media … Continue reading Restoring iPod Touch to Factory Settings