Using Etsy to Find Gifts for Your Tech Lover

Sometimes it can be hard to find gifts for someone who already seems to have everything they need, especially a techie. What do you get for someone who already buys themselves expensive monitors, consoles, headphones, and controllers? The answer could come from a site that many of us are addicted to scrolling through anyway – Etsy. If you already spend hours browsing through and favoriting all the handcrafted goodies on the site, using Etsy to find the perfect gifts for your tech lover should be a cinch. Having an account and knowing the ropes is a bonus if you need to contact a seller about a custom request. Otherwise, in a pinch, it’s easy to sign up fast to make an order, even if you’re unfamiliar with the site. All manner of goods that are perfect for the Christmas are waiting for you to discover them! Custom Cases Cases for any phone or tablet can be found with a quick search. The trick is finding the right one! You can find everything from wood iPhone cases to custom engraved leather Read More …

Why Spending Money on Beats by Dre is Worth it.

Music enthusiasts will agree that when it comes to buying headphones one can never be too picky. But with all the competing brands out there how is one supposed to find the best set for their money? Companies such as Skullcandy, Sony, and Bose have been battling it out for the top spot in headphone ranking for years, however these brands simply cant keep up with Beats on features, sound quality, durability, and style. While all of these things come with a hefty price tag, most things that you expect to last a while do. Beats offer a wide variety of headphones for everyone and have a range of custom options for personalization. While most headphone companies make their products just for the easy music listener Beats tries to widen its customer base by having models that range from ear buds for every day listening to studio performance headphones, all of which maintain the high standards that Beats has been known for from the beginning. No matter if you are buying a set of Beats for just day to day Read More …

Things to Consider When Buying Your Next Smartphone

Apple’s smash iHit took the world by storm again this September, bringing with it a whirlwind of controversy, competition and comparisons, from the technical failings of the Apple Live Event to Bendgate and crippling weaknesses in the iOS 8 system. Of course, heated discussion between Android and Apple fans soon followed, and if nothing else, it’s clear that smartphones are more than just millimeters-thin blocks of processors and circuits. But with so many options on the market, and more exciting advances—such as the e-ink double display Yotaphone, or the customizable modular phone Google-Motorola brainchild Project Ara—buying a smartphone nowadays takes some considerable thought. Screen Size and Display With the phablet craze underway, screen size has become an important part of buying decisions. So called phablets can be 5 inches or greater, but the larger the screen gets, the more unmanageable it can be. If nothing else, a device that massive is not going to fit into your pocket. That’s okay, because there are more portable options. Mid-size phones ranging from 4.5 to 4.9 inches can be used comfortably with one Read More …