The Best Portable Scanners of 2016

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The Best Overall Portable Scanner: Doxie Go Wi-Fi The Best Dual-Sided Portable Scanner: Fujitsu SnapScan The Best Handheld Scanner: MSRM iScan Wand The Details Paper is on the way out, but it isn’t gone yet. Offices around the world are full of documents produced before the digital age, filled with boxes full of memos and important documents. Scanning and uploading …

Best USB Microphones For Podcasts

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A good microphone is a must for those who make and broadcast podcasts. While traditional electronic microphones from Shure, Sennheiser and Neumann transmit with crystal-clear quality, they come with ¼” or XLR microphone plugs.

The Best Digital Converters of 2016

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The Details The digital video signal is here to stay. Television stations were required to convert to a digital signal in 2009, and the proliferation of DVD, DVR, Blu-Ray and MP4 signals makes it imperative to have a television setup that will process digital video. This can make it very difficult for those who still own analog TV sets, VCRs …

The Best Fitness Trackers of 2016

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2016 is a year where technology is everything, including the clothes and accessories you wear. It’s also a year where people are also paying more attention to health and fitness, finally taking a greater interest in what they put into their bodies and how many calories are being burned off over the day

The Best E-Readers of 2016

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Even die-hard traditional book readers have to admit that an e-reader has advantages over analog books in certain situations. Nothing quite replicates the feel and smell of an old paper book while curled up at home on a rainy autumn day.

The Best Cordless Vacuum Cleaners Of 2016

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If you want an easy, light and efficient way of cleaning, the cordless vacuum is just about the best way to do it. Cordless vacuums are perfect for small apartments or small rooms, where space is tight. Even if you have a huge house to cover, you can keep one of these wireless vacuums on standby for quick cleaning and they can be great for getting into those hard to reach areas.

The Best Standalone Air Filters

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The best standalone air filter is the RxAir Plus. It uses UV-C Sanitizer to kill up to 99% of airborne viruses and bacteria in a 800 sq ft room.

How To Set Up A Wireless DJ System

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Being a live DJ is as much about the performance as it is the music. For a performance without the restraint of wires, a complete wireless DJ system allows you to move around with unfettered freedom. It is also a great option for the amateur who wants to impress at a house party, or take their sound out to the …