Category Archives: Product Reviews

D-Link Introduces 3 New Security Cameras @ CES2017

D-Link introduced three new Security Cameras this year at CES2017. The budget priced DCS-8000LH is a self standing table top camera with 720p HD video, 120 degree field of view and 16 foot night vision. The higher end DSC-8100LH is … Continue reading

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Epson EX7200 Replacement Bulb – Review

I often get asked questions about replacement bulbs for the Epson EX7200 and EX71 projectors.  First while the EX7200 and EX71 projectors LOOK the same the bulbs are different so make sure you check to see which projector you have … Continue reading

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SanDisk 32GB microSDHC Card with SD Adapter USB 2.0 Reader – Review

Costco in Canada is currently selling this SDHC Card bundle for $23.99 which is a great price for a 32GB SanDisk Ultra SDHC card and you get the full sized SD Card adapter and a handy USB2 Adapter included in … Continue reading

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D-Link Water Sensor Review

Damage from water leaks, burst pipes and broken appliances totals more than 9 billion dollars a year in property losses for North America. The key to preventing or minimizing water damage to floor, carpets, drywall and baseboards is early detection. If … Continue reading

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Netgear Arlo Wireless Camera System

Netgear’s Award winning Arlo Wireless HD Camera system finally available in Canada at a retail price of $379 for a two camera system with the option to expand the system up to 15 cameras. Arlo is designed for the do … Continue reading

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Aukey BR-C1 Bluetooth Wireless Receiver

My work van has a Jensen Stereo with 30Pin iPod docking cable which no longer works with my iPhone 6 with lighting cable. I tried various lighting cable to 30Pin dock adapters however the firmware in the Stereo did not … Continue reading

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Speco’s New HD Over Coax (TVI Solution) ISC West

We had a chance to talk with Alex Goussev with Speco Technologies about their new Speco HD over Coax Cable solution using TVI Technology. This week Speco will be releasing their new HD-TVI DVR’s and Cameras which will provide 720P … Continue reading

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The NEST Effect …. Smart Thermostats Everywhere!

If anyone doubted the impact Google’s purchase of NEST would have on the security industry it was clearly evident at ISC West this year.  Walking around the show floor, I couldn’t tell if I was at a HVAC Trade Show or … Continue reading

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Twelve South Book Arc Stand – Review

If you’re looking for a dock for your MacBookPro laptop you might want to check out the Book Arc from Twelve South.  While technically not a dock, the Twelve South Book Arc is the perfect stand to use with a MacBook … Continue reading

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Say Goodbye to USB Charging Bricks with the Pass Seymour TM8USBWCC6 Dual USB Port, AC Decora Outlet

In our house we have 3 iPads, 3 iPhones, 2 iPods and a host of other USB powered Bluetooth headsets and devices … the problem with charging all these devices is it takes several electrical outlets and a separate bulky … Continue reading

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