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Evermind Offers Peace of Mind for Elderly Relatives

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An ageing population brings about concerns for their well-being, while at the same time it’s hard for us to see our parents or grandparents as often as we’d like. It’s not uncommon for folks to go months without seeing their parents, or weeks without talking to them. If your elderly …

MEGATech Showcase: Geek Up Your Drinks

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For those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, summer is drawing to a close, while for those of you in the Southern Hemisphere are finally starting to see signs of spring. Either way, it’s time for parties, and with parties come drinks. It doesn’t matter if you’re indulging in an …

Spreadthat! Knife Ends Hard Butter Woes

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One thing I refuse to compromise on, regardless of how many people or studies tell me it’s unhealthy, is butter. Real butter. Not margarine, not butter-like spreads… butter. There is always a stick in a glass dish on my counter, almost all year-round. But in the summer it tends to …

Better Bathroom Sharing the Fresh Air Plus Way

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One of the distinct disadvantages to sharing a home with others is having to also share a bathroom. It’s not that we don’t all know everybody does it; it’s that walking in after someone else has been there for a while doing their business is unpleasant at best. Sure, there …

iGrill Products Now Available for Android Users

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It’s hard to believe it’s been four years since I first looked at the iGrill, but the date stamp on the post doesn’t lie. At that time, the entire iGrill system (iGrill2, iGrill mini, Kitchen Thermometer, & Kitchen Thermometer mini) were only available for iOS, so those of us …

The Barisieur May Be the Best Alarm Clock Ever

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Getting up in the morning is hard. Unless you’re one of those freaks of nature that actually enjoys early mornings, that is. Me, I hate it. Getting up before mid-day is a part of my life I could cheerfully do without. Over the years I’ve looked at a number of …

MEGATech Showcase: Toasters and Refrigerators for Geeks

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Everybody needs kitchen appliances, but why not have some fun with them? Today we’re looking at a variety of toasters and a couple of mini-refrigerators that will make kitchen geeks happy. Or at least they make this kitchen geek happy. Because why should you have to settle for boring old …

Pavlok Bracelet: Shockingly Easy Fitness

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As I’m sure you’re aware, gadgets that track your exercise regimen are everywhere. Most of them are passive, gathering information such as your heartbeat, breathing rate, steps taken, length of workout, and so forth. They all reward you for accomplishing your exercise goals while also allowing you to compare your …

Flare Pans Prove Cooking Really Is Rocket Science!

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There are people in the world who find cooking as easy as falling off a log, and there are people in the world who regard cooking as challenging as rocket science. I fall in the former category, which means I truly don’t understand where the latter is coming from. However, …

Video: Harken Keeps You Awake on the Road

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By now, everyone knows they shouldn’t drink and drive, or text and drive, or even talk on the phone and drive. Those are the big three that get all the media attention. But what about driving tired? It is estimated that 400,000 accidents are caused every year in the United …