A Nav system that won’t break your data plan

If you rent cars when you travel you’ll pay for the Garmin Nüvi 2597LMT in just a few trips

A Nav system that won’t break your data planSASKATOON, SK, Mar 8, 2014/ Troy Media/ - When I’m on the road, I’ve long used turn-by-turn navigation on my iPhone as a way to get around – especially whenever I’m in cities I’m not familiar with. I recently bought a vehicle with a built-in Nav system but second vehicle doesn’t have a Nav system…

A better bag for carrying your computer gear

The Booq Mamba 13” Courier is comfortable, looks great, water resistant and reasonable priced

A better bag for carrying your computer gearSASKATOON, SK, Mar 1, 2014/ Troy Media/ - I travel a fair amount and I’m always looking for a better bag to carry my gear. I’ve used a backpack for years, but lately I’ve started carrying a “murse” (never thought I’d admit to that!) in the form of a small courier bag, which is way…

Water-resistant keyboard a great addition to your iPad Air

Logitech’s FabricSkin Keyboard Folio is a lightweight full-sized keyboard that is very comfortable to use

Water-resistant keyboard a great addition to your iPad AirSASKATOON, SK, Jan 31, 2014/ Troy Media/ - I use my iPad Air a lot, so when Logitech sent me their new C$149.99 FabricSkin Keyboard Folio for iPad Air I was very interested in trying it out. I’ve tested out keyboards and keyboard folios from time to time and although I really like the opportunity…

Brother’s newest printer built for business

The MFC-J6920DW prints all the way up to tabloid size

Brother’s newest printer built for businessSASKATOON, SK, Jan 25, 2014/ Troy Media/ - If you have a small or home-based business and are in the market for a multifunction printer, scanner, copier and fax that can handle a decent load and process paper sizes all the way up to 11” x 17”, then the new Brother Business Smart Pro Series…

Thank God it’s January

This is the time of year we get a look at all the upcoming technology trends

Thank God it’s JanuarySASKATOON, SK, Jan 18, 2014/ Troy Media/ - Much as I enjoy the giving and receiving of Christmas, it’s early January and October that are the two seasons that really get me amped up. CES (Consumer Electronics Show), THE electronics show in North America opens in early January in Vegas and, although I’ve never been…

Samsung’s latest Galaxy Note tablet a winner for road warriors

The bright, beautiful screen offers one of the best viewing experiences on the market

Samsung’s latest Galaxy Note tablet a winner for road warriorsSASKATOON, SK, Jan 10, 2014/ Troy Media/ - I’ve been testing out the latest Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1, the 2014 Edition, for a couple of weeks and I have to say I’m impressed. At C$599.99 for the 1.3 GHz, 32GB version, this newest of the Galaxy Note family is a very nice tablet. The Galaxy…

How to turn your old speakers into AirPlay speakers

The Griffin Twenty

How to turn your old speakers into AirPlay speakersJanuary 31, 2013 SASKATOON, SK, Jan. 31, 2013/ Troy Media/ - If I told you that for less than a hundred bucks you could hook up your old Cerwin Vega or Bose non-powered speakers so you could play content from your iOS devices would you be interested? I was, and the Griffin Twenty is the…

Logitech’s Ultrathin Keyboard Cover makes for the perfect iPad

Product Review

Logitech’s Ultrathin Keyboard Cover makes for the perfect iPadJanuary 26, 2013 SASKATOON, SK, Jan. 26, 2013/ Troy Media/ - The Logitech Ultrathin iPad Keyboard Cover is the latest accessory for iPad I've been testing out. I've tried several different types of keyboards designed to work with iPads, but they always involved having to carry the keyboard separately. This Ultrathin iPad Keyboard Cover solves…

Bose SIE2i Earphones a prefect fit for runners

Product review

Bose SIE2i Earphones a prefect fit for runnersJanuary 11, 2013 SASKATOON, SK, Jan. 11, 2013/ Troy Media/ - Bose makes great over the ear, noise-cancelling headphones, and their IE2 earphones offer a comfortable fit with great sound. Their newest earphones, the SIE2i Sport Headphones, offer the same fit options as the original IE2's, but with several additions. According to Bose, the SIE2i…