Alexa to Go

We’re longtime fans of Amazon’s Alexa. We have pretty much every model. It’s become a necessity for us, which is fine, until we get behind the wheel and ask Alexa for directions, only to remember Alexa isn’t in the car. Now she is! The just released Garmin Speak with Amazon Alexa lets us bring our […]

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The Light Phone

We’re sick of our smartphones. We admit it. That’s probably why we like the Kodak Ektra so much, because it’s a camera first, and a smartphone second. Let’s face it, our modern phones are helpful, invaluable even, they’re also distracting as hell, and they’re making our lives less enjoyable. They’re also a necessary evil if […]

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Sphero Spider-Man

Remember BB-8? Sphero’s App-Enabled Droid was the gift of the holiday season in 2015, and it has stayed quite popular in the year and a half since. Now the company is continuing its partnership with Walt Disney by releasing a new interactive product timed to coincide with the release of Spider-Man: Homecoming in July. Whereas […]

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Leo’s Den: June 19th

Leo is our resident film buff, audiophile, and home theater guru. Every Monday, he takes a peek at the latest movies and gear hitting store shelves, and tells us what he’s excited to bring back to his den. Honestly, there’s nothing hitting home video today that tickles my fancy. That’s probably just as well, I’ve […]

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Colonel Littleton Pocketknife

Father’s Day is this weekend. If you’re struggling to find the perfect gift, we think you can never go wrong with pocketknives. Just please, whatever you do, remember to give your old man a coin. One of our favorite options is this custom pocketknife from Colonel Littleton. With a stainless steel blade, bone handle, and […]

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KODAK EKTRA

We’re nostalgic folks, so it was a dark day when the passage of time really did take our Kodachrome away. We love our DSLRs, and we have a love hate relationship with our smartphones, but we truly miss the days when Kodak and it’s point and shoot cameras all but defined the world of photography. […]

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Amazon Echo Show

We’re still mourning the end of Skype’s TV applications. For those of us with children, who live far from our parents and extended family, it was a dream come true that our kids could walk over to the TV, hit a button, and talk to Grandma and Grandpa whenever they wanted. Fortunately, the dream is […]

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Leo’s Den: May 1st

Leo is our resident film buff, audiophile, and home theater guru. Every Monday, he takes a peek at the latest movies and gear hitting store shelves, and tells us what he’s excited to bring back to his den. This is another slow week for movie releases, which is probably for the best, since I have […]

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Monoprice Sonic Solace

If you’re sensitive to outside noises, working in a bustling environment, or listening to entertainment while traveling or commuting can be a frustrating experience. One of the most frequently recommended items we see on lists of “must-have” items for productivity and travel are Bose QuietComfort 35 noise cancelling headphones.  However, with a price tag of […]

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Triumph Motorcycles

If you’re a fan of Steve McQueen, then you’re almost certainly familiar with the most famous example of this legendary motorcycle manufacturer’s work. McQueen is probably the most well-known Triumph enthusiast. A Triumph, painted and disguised to look like a wartime BMW, is the bike his ‘Cooler King’ uses to jump the fence in ‘The […]

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