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Wired Wednesday: Logitech Circle 2, Occly Blinc & Herman Miller Live OS

My weekly technology talk with Ben Wilson on News 1130 radio in Vancouver

First Looks: TP-Link Deco Whole Home Wi-Fi System

I take the latest in home networking, the TP-Link Deco mesh router, for a test drive.

Taking the Moto Z and Moto Mods for a spin

I take the Motorola Moto Z and a number of Moto Mods including a speaker, a camera and a projector for a test drive.

A few weeks with the Samsung Galaxy Note 7

I spend some time checking out a (non-exploding) Note 7 from Samsung

Summer Project: Mostly Printed CNC Part 2

Part 2 of my summer project building the Mostly Printable CNC machine that allows me to mill, cut and draw on many different materials.

Summer Project: The Mostly Printed CNC Machine Part 1

My summer project is building a ‘mostly’ 3D printed CNC machine using readily available, off the shelf parts and a whole lot of printed parts.

First Look: Samsung Gear Fit2 & IconX wearables

Trying out Samsung’s latest fitness-centric smart wearables, the Gear Fit2 watch and the IconX cord-less earbuds

Amazon Prime’s subsidized smartphones & tablets

I took the plunge and bought a subsidized phone and tablet from Amazon Prime to see if they are worth dealing with the ads

The $200 Monoprice Maker Select Mini 3D Printer

I put the $200 Maker Select Mini 3D printer from Monoprice through it’s paces in this weekend review.

Why I don’t back 3D Printer projects on crowdfunding sites

The trials and tribulations of crowdfunding platforms and 3D printers.