It is hard to get excited about battery packs, because their sole reason of existence is the shortcoming of other products: Smartphones have advanced in many ways in the past decade, but their battery life hasn’t followed suit. [...] Read more.
My father got me these awesome headphones ( Sennheiser ) when I was about 16 years old. I still have them and I am convinced my father chose the best combination of quality and price. They were 60 Euro back then, yet I am sure he wasn’t saving on me. As a musician, he had no qualms about dropping a small fortune on an instrument. It is just that 60 Euro can get you some very good headphones. [...] Read more.
If you have a computer, have some speakers and want to listen to music, you need this amplifier. We bought it a year ago and we just love its sound quality and how small, robust and simple it is. It has connectors for analog audio input and output for two speakers. [...] Read more.
Ear plugs are a necessity for the modern human. We are made with eyelids to shut the light from our eyes, and with a neck to look away. But for our ears, we need ear plugs. Don’t want to hear your neighbor moving and the noise from the street when you’re falling asleep? Don’t want to listen to other people’s conversations in the subway? It is either ear buds, or ear plugs. It is one of those luxuries in life that aren’t expensive. [...] Read more.
Here in Europe, the decision was made a few years ago to phase out the incandescent light bulb. It was followed by a big public outcry; and while hoarding dozens of old-style light bulbs is maybe an overreaction, it is hard to blame people for being afraid of the ugly, impractical and toxic energy-saving bulbs that were popular at the time. Luckily, we don’t have to put up with these any more. LED light bulbs are all the rage now, and while some of them come with their own set of issues, the good ones are bright, robust and fully operating the second one turns the switch. [...] Read more.