Skip to main content

The Latest

  • Audieoengine B2 Bluetooth Premium Speaker
    Audieoengine B2 Bluetooth Premium Speaker: Streaming music worth listening to
    Bluetooth speakers may come in various shapes and colors, but the trend seems to be towards “portable” with water-proofing and shock-proofing leading the charge. What gets lost in this is the actual quality of the speakers playing the...
  • Speaker of the House John Boehner
    Is House Speaker Boehner benefiting financially from his stand on Obamacare?
    Since the passage of Obamacare, House Speaker John Boehner has been dogged by critics pointing out his investment portfolio has benefited from owning insurance and medical company stocks that have profited from the legislation. Was Boehner really...
  • fugoo xl
    Fugoo goes grande: Introducing the XL
    This just in!!! Fugoo, the company that makes what I have suggested is the best Bluetooth speaker on the market today, has come out with something new for 2015, and since you are not at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), you get to learn about...
  • JBL’s Charge 2: Energize your life!
    JBL’s Charge 2: Energize your life!
    JBL’s newest portable and wireless speaker, the Charge 2 ($149.95), is surprisingly over-powered in every way.The Charge 2 has a built-in 3.7V, 6000mAh lithium-ion battery that can last up to twelve hours (depending on the volume level and...
  • iHome wireless Bluetooth speaker with speakerphone (iBN6): Review
    iHome wireless Bluetooth speaker with speakerphone (iBN6): Review
    The iHome wireless Bluetooth speaker is an award-winning speaker and it does seem to be pretty powerful. It's not just physically heavy. It will thump for ya. It pairs quickly and easily and is otherwise easy to operate.The iBN 6 is waterproof...
  • JBL Clip: Review
    JBL Clip: Review
    The JBL Clip was meant to keep close to the source of audio. This is why the Clip is the Clip. Its audio and USB cables are short to minimize tripping if you carry the clip on your backpack, for example. We know, you were going to be doing some...
  • Pulse by Sengled
    Pulse by Sengled invigorates the senses with light and sound
    The Pulse is music to my eyes.There are a number of dual threats in technology.Many phablets act as both a phone and a tablet, game systems can also become a set top box for your television with the push of a button. In the sports world, many shoe...
  • JBL Pulse: Review
    JBL Pulse: Review
    Wow! We weren't sure how we would feel about a full-power wireless speaker that doubled as a light show until we plugged this thing in. It's absolutely trippy. You really cannot fathom the coolness until you have seen it. It's...
  • JBL Charge 2: Review
    JBL Charge 2: Review
    The JBL Charge 2 is a remarkable piece of audio equipment! We received a red one and that alone accounts for a significant portion of its physical beauty. The photo doesn't do it justice. The Charge 2 does come in other colors, but, we don'...
  • Infinity One (Premium Wireless Portable Speaker) - ‘All about that bass!’
    Infinity One (Premium Wireless Portable Speaker) - ‘All about that bass!’
    While Infinity Speakers are completely new to this author, Harman International, a company well-versed in producing quality audio equipment, backs this brand along with Harman Kardon and JBL. Additionally, Infinity’s creation of the One, a...
  • iHome Bluetooth-enabled wireless speaker system: Review
    iHome iBN10 Bluetooth Stereo Executive Music Station: Review
    The iHome iBN10 Bluetooth Stereo Executive Music Station with FM radio, NFC, Speakerphone and USB Charging is such a beautiful, if not elegant piece of audio equipment. It is rectangular-shaped with somewhat rounded corners (for those occasional...
  • The Illness & The Odyssey
    The Roxie announces Science on Screen series -- Connecting Science with Film
    The first season of the Roxie’s Science on Screen series will kick off on Thursday, November 13 with the screening of the documentary film THE ILLNESS & THE ODYSSEY, followed by a presentation and dialogue with professor of neurology at...
  • Patricia Walker Chatman
    Patricia Walker Chatman celebrates self-publishing virtues at WCCCD
    Last Tuesday, Self-Publishing Aficionado Patricia Walker Chatman met with a curious set of downtown campus Wayne County Community College District (WCCCD) students, faculty, and staff. Her goal, to enlighten them on the virtues of self-publishing...
  • 10619NFC
    So close, but yet so far: Bluetooth NFC Speaker from Monoprice
    Monoprice makes a lot of products. Almost all of them are excellent. Occasionally, though, they will make something that is perhaps a bit off the mark and that’s what has happened with the High Performance Bluetooth NFC Speaker (10619).It...
  • Monster SuperStar speaker
    Monster SuperStar speaker: Review
    Monster Cable Products began in 1979, under the leadership of Noel Lee. The name of the company was chosen for its powerful connotations. It worked well for a receptive public. Now, many years later, Monster products sells over 4,000 items in over...