I’ve been looking for the perfect smartphone dock, and I’ve tried several candidates so far. My next contender is the Sarvi Dock, an undulating aluminum stand whose makers claim it works with a variety of cases and smartphones. Let’s see what it can do.
The newly released Galaxy S5 brings a 2.5GHz quad-core CPU and a gorgeous 5.1″ display to your hands, but only a 2800mAh battery. Brando has aimed to address this by releasing its Power Jacket series of cases in both covered and non-covered versions and with different battery capacities.
I put the $33 non-covered 3500mAh version of the case to the test for two weeks and gathered some real-world performance data and observations.
The D-Link SharePort Go III (DIR-510L) is a tiny travel router and charger that lets you wirelessly connect up to 5 devices to a single Wi-Fi or Ethernet connection. Making it even more valuable is its ability to charge up an iPad. And that’s not all it can do. Continue reading
The Oscars ceremony is Sunday night (3/2/2014 at 7pm ET on ABC)), and you might be wondering which movies are worth watching before the hardware is handed out in Hollywood. Continue reading
The Chevrolet Corvette Stingray took a huge leap in performance and styling in 2014, but its interior technology still lags behind. Chevy aims to fix that with faster 4G LTE connectivity and apps in its 2015 Corvette Stingray, and the company gave me a hands-on demo. Continue reading
I’ve been searching for the world’s best smartphone and tablet charging dock. Could it be the sticky-based EverDock from FŪZ Designs? Let’s see what happens when I test it with a couple of smartphones and a tablet. Continue reading
The JLab Epic Earbuds have an unusual feature that sets them apart from any other earphones I’ve tested. Let’s take a close listen and find out just how epic they are. Continue reading
The Dark Sky weather app for iOS just got a whole lot better. In its newly released version 4.0, its best new feature lets you interactively animate a graphic of Earth, and you can visualize the polar vortex in a way you might not have ever seen. Continue reading