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Ever lay in bed at night with your tablet binge-watching your backlog of shows and movies on Netflix and realize just how uncomfortable it is to have to hold the tablet while you watch? You need a tablet wall mount, and the easiest one to set up is the Koala Tablet Wall Mount Dock by Dockem. It works with virtually all tablets — both iOS and Android devices — and is easily set up in seconds. There are no screws or holes required, as it simply uses damage-free 3M Command adhesive strips for mounting, allowing you to mount it virtually anywhere in your home. Whether you need your tablet in the bedroom, garage, bathroom or kitchen, the Koala Tablet Wall Mount Dock can be placed anywhere. And, it’s cheap enough so that it makes a great gift for her on a budget.

Some of the guys and girls that are part of the Gadgets 4 Guys team have recently begun working remotely at home. If you’ve never worked remotely from home, you’ll quickly start to realize that you spend most of your day sitting at your desk. After a couple of weeks of this change of sitting at your…

That became even evident this week when the FBI announced the arrest of 10 alleged Russian spies living and working in the United States and a couple of years ago, when the CIA released World War II era personnel files, including one for chef Julia Child, who did admin work for the intelligence service back when she was Julia McWilliams.

Amazon Echo is now eons ahead of what it was when it launched last year. Now, it works with so many more apps, including Dominos, Uber, Amazon Radio, Pandora, Spotify, Accuweather, Audible, and so much more. It’s one step closer to a Her sort of home automation solution. The Echo is there to give you a hand when your hands are full, or when you don’t want to get up off of the couch. It has the ability to control lights, switches, Nest, Wink, Insteon and other smart home products that you probably already have. It has a loud, uniquely designed set of speakers that surrounds the device to fill your room with audio, and its microphones can easily pick up your voice from across the room. What’s more, Amazon is continually adding new features and apps to perfect the device.

The Typhoon H Plus is an upgraded version of Yuneec’s high-end drone and has a 20-megapixel camera that shoots 4K footage at 60 frames per second. It also costs $1,799, which puts it at the high end of the enthusiast market. Firebird FPV is shaped like an airplane instead of a quadcopter. It can fly for 30 minutes on a charge and cost $699. The last drone is the HD Racer, which is built for speed. It’s only $179, but it features racing tech like low-latency video performance and an assisted mode for taking off after a crash.

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So…you’re the outdoorsy type?  If you spend your days hiking, biking surfing and swimming, chances are you’ve thought about an action camera.  Whether you’re loing for something at a budget-friendly price point, or considering an upgrade to a higher end camera, we’ve sorted through some great options and listed them below.  Waterproof options will record […]

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This nifty little camera is the perfect companion for a crazy night out. Its small body allows you to tuck it away in your shirt pocket, so you can bring it everywhere. The 10-Megapixel sensor can capture a ton of detail for a wide range of uses. The integrated micro SD card slot can hold cards up to 32GB — more space than you’ll ever need. The Integrated ZINK Instant Printer allows you to immediately print high quality color prints that are two by three inches in size — an immediate gift to your crush or best bud.

Debussy’s Nathaniel headphones are 4G-enabled, so you don’t need to connect it to a phone or computer to play music. Instead, you control it through these LCD screens. They’re only in prototype phase at the moment, but that velvet sure is real. 

No smart home will ever be complete with Alexa providing the virtual personal assistant that everyone needs. And whenever Alexa is involved, you’d better have the 2nd generation of the Amazon Echo Dot as her shelter. The Echo Dot is the means to which Alexa is able to control many of your smart devices at home. It connects various devices allowing you to play music, watch videos, play games, and even establish and maintain a connection with your social contacts, all by issuing commands for Alexa to listen to and execute. The Echo Dot opens up many fascinating aspects of an ultra-modern, super-smart home.

In this latter case, type (or copy and paste) DISM /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth into the PowerShell window and press the [Return] key. This will download files from Windows Update to replace the corrupt ones and, again, this may take some time.

Close any open applications and press the [Windows] + [L] keys to log out of your Windows account — or just restart Windows. On the login screen, click the Power icon at the bottom right, hold down the [Shift] key and select the Restart option.

Gather up all of your scented candles and oils and throw them in the garbage. Feel better? If not, you may be interested in Moodo’s Wi-Fi-connected, Alexa-supported scent machine that can make your home smell like an ashram spa or beach party. 

Dog doo? Really? Boghardt says this, er, doohickey has a hollowed-out space inside, ideal for holding a message so that case officers and sources could communicate without raising suspicion. Doo tends to be left alone, which is why beacons disguised as tiger excrement were used to mark targets in Vietnam, Boghardt says. One of the risks is obviously that such a device would be thrown away or discovered by someone accidentally.

All this is good news for gadget buyers as things move up-market. Chinavasion is here finding and stocking the best gadget offerings at the cheapest prices. We weed out the stuff that isn’t good enough. This makes sure the majority of Chinese made junk products never see the light of day. So you can focus on only trusted and functional products in our many categories and enjoy a great service.

The iPhone is the most popular phone in the United States for a reason: it works both simply and reliably. And the most recent release, the 7, doesn’t buck that trend at all. It still features superb and easy-to-use tech, looks very good, and outperforms the competition comprehensively.

Dive into the world of virtual reality with this cutting-edge headset by HTC. Provided you have a beefy PC capable of handling virtual reality games, this headset can transport you to any fantasy world your mind can come up with. The included wireless controllers will have you tripping out by being able to see your own hands in-game.

Lego and robots go together like chocolate and peanut butter. In a move that’s bound to thrill kids of all ages, the Danish toymaker is offering a set of motors and programmable bricks that can work with existing Lego kits and turn them into motorized or motion-sensitive toys. Plus, its app can record voice effects to really bring your Lego Batman to life.

The Pocket-sized: While this offering from Anker will only give you about one full phone charge worth (3,350 mAh), the fact that it’s only a little bigger than a tube of chapstick more than makes up the difference. It can also auto-detect your device to offer the fastest charge speed possible up to 1 amp.

If you’ve got gear to transport, chances are Sweden’s Thule brand has a better way to carry it. Either on the roof of your car, or through the airport security line. Now they’re introducing a new line of hard-sided luggage, a first for the brand. The Revolve collection features rugged polycarbonate construction, providing lightweight durability plus TSA-approved locks, puncture-resistant zippers, and a rigid internal frame. 2 carry-on and 2 larger luggage cases will be available early 2019.

Drones are officially taking over heading into 2018 and are pretty much the “must-have” on everyones holiday gift wish list this season.  We’ve rounded up some of the best selling drones and quadcopters for both the professional photographer/videographer and, well, just the everyday user who’s loing to have a little fun flying (like us).  Shop […]

Do yourself a favor and throw your basic $4 universal remote in the garbage can — that’s not a man-approved remote control, sorry. And, let’s face it, you lose it all too often anyway. One cool gadget you need in your life is a Logitech Harmony Home Control, a universal smart remote and base that allows you to use your smartphone as a remote as well. The device not only works with the majority of your entertainment devices, but also your home automation devices like Philips Hue or Nest Learning Thermostat (so you can lower the lights or change the temperature without even leaving your seat). The Logitech Harmony Home control works with over 270,000 devices, including TVs, satellite and cable boxes, blu-ray players, Apple TV, Roku, Sonos, Xbox, Philips Hue and more. So if you want to control the world around you without having to get up, pick up the Logitech Harmony Home Control — you’ll feel like a wizard!

Well, the tech world is rife with choice paralysis. For every phone, TV or tablet there’s a mind-boggling amount of options, which can make the process of buying a new piece of tech far less enjoyable than it should be.

Did you really think Amazon was going to sit back and watch as Google Assistant and Apple Homepod take over? Alexa is back, bigger and better, housed inside the Amazon Echo Plus. Like the original Echo, it’s hands-free, recognises your voice and connects you to all your applications. The upgrade links you to your home via a smart home hub and understands you better due to increased “wake word performance” and an ever-expanding list of skills.

For Kitty’s Who Like To Keep Fit Modern life has created a situation where cats are often not able to indulge their hunting instincts. These circumstances can lead to boredom and destructive behavior. There is a solution to the problem that not only will keep your cat…

Just when we thought we couldn’t wireless technology any than we do.  If you’re like us, you’re sick of worrying about what’s happening inside and outside of your house when you’re not there.  Who’s lurking around the backyard or who’s the jerk who’s stealing your packages right off your front steps and taking them […]

If you were around during the 1960s, then you have to remember Napoleon Solo (Robert Vaughn), and Russian Illya Kuryakin (David McCallum, the super spies in “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.” television series about the fictitious law-enforcement agency, U.N.C.L.E. These artifacts were donated to the CIA Museum in 2000 by The Spy-Fi Archives.

Choice paralysis is something that you may or may not have heard of, but you’ll definitely have been affected by. It’s the thing that happens when you’re given so many options that you end up not being able to make a decision at all. 

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Not sure what to get the family this holiday season? How about some virtual reality? This system is compatible with any phone device and simply slides into the front holder. The soft material also makes sure there is no scratching on the face or cheeks when anyone wears it for too long. It’s also light, so no pulling on the neck. In addition, it has access to many 360-degree videos and can be taken literally anywhere.

Let’s be honest, what’s worse than slow Wi-Fi?  Probably no Wi-Fi.  Well, there are probably things worse, but you get the point. If you’re loing to stream movies on or are a gamer (or are an amateur video game player) you need a strong, fast, and reliable wireless router.  There’s a ton out there and, let’s face […]

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