Scott Freedlun

Scott is a born gadget aficionado from the Bay Area, California. He finds ways to turn the ordinary into an experience worth reliving, through the mediums of photography, film, gaming, and good ol’ fashioned storytelling. He also appreciates tech that encourages and enables research and study projects into the things that fascinate him. Currently residing in Tanzania, Africa, his primary focus is on his volunteer work with his lovely wife July. Crossing the worlds of California techy and African adventurer, he offers a fresh perspective with his reporting style.

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    Logitech Slim Combo Keyboard Case Review (iPad Pro)

    Logitech is the leader when it comes to quality iPad keyboards, and the new Slim Combo Keyboard Case for the iPad Pro is no exception — especially if you’ll be using your iPad Pro as a laptop replacement. Logitech – $130 – $150 (in blue or black) The Good: Comfortable and responsive keyboard, backlighting, no Bluetooth […]

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    Speck Ruck Backpack Review – A Backpack That Won’t Break the Bank or Your Back

    Whether you’re looking for a convenient way to carry your tech to school or work, the Speck Ruck backpack is a great choice. The price is great — just $49.95 — but more importantly, it’s a well made and well designed backpack. Speck – $50 The Good: Fair price, comfortable, 13 compartments of various sizes The Bad: Could use a few […]

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    SkylinkNet Alarm System Starter Kit Review

    Home automation is becoming very popular, and no wonder — it offers many advantages, not least of which is security for you and your family. Unfortunately, the cost of some systems put them out of reach to many of us. Skylink is one of a few companies offering DIY home security and automation at an […]

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    Mophie Charge Force Case Review (iPhone 7/7 Plus)

    Are you tired of untangling messy cables every time you need to charge your phone? Why not eliminate the wires altogether? The Mophie Charge Force case makes it possible to charge your phone simply by setting it down on a charging pad. At first glance, the Mophie Charge Force case looks like an average phone […]

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    OtterBox uniVERSE Case Review (iPhone 7)

    OtterBox is best known for building sturdy cases to protect your phone, but recently they introduced a modular case that can adapts to your individual needs, too. The OtterBox uniVERSE case has been designed to work with a variety of smartphone accessories like camera gadgets, wallets, and wireless charging adapters made by other companies. Convenient! […]

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    Nomad Rugged iPhone 7 Plus Case Review

    Have you ever experienced the trauma of watching your phone slip from your hand and fall to the ground? If you use your phone a lot, you’ve likely seen it happen all too often. Yet if it is nestled in a protective case you are more at ease knowing that your screen will probably survive […]

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    Caseable iPhone 7 Case Review

    With so many cases to choose from, how do you decide which one to get? How about one that expresses your individuality while also offering great protection? Take a minute to consider the Flip case from Caseable. This is a very well made case with hundreds of fun and beautiful cover designs to choose from. […]

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    Nomad Folio Wallet iPhone 7 Plus Case Review

    Would you like to have one less item to carry with you? Consider the Folio Wallet case from Nomad. It protects your phone by encasing it in beautiful leather that will slowly patina making your case uniquely yours. The first thing you will notice about this case is how well it is made. The stitching […]

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    Logitech Spotlight Presentation Remote Review

    Whether you are giving a presentation in front of a large or small audience, you want it to go smoothly and for all in attendance to understand your message clearly. Although good preparation is important, having an easy way to control the presentation is key. Logitech has come up with the Spotlight Presentation Remote, and […]

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    Verizon GizmoTab Review

    One of the many challenges you face as a parent is how to introduce technology to your child safely. You want to balance the time spent playing games versus learning, and you definitely want them to be kept safe from dangers on the internet. There have been many devices that have attempted to do this […]

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    Mophie Juice Pack Air (iPhone 7 Plus) Review

    Do you find yourself constantly looking for a place to charge your phone during the day? Until iPhones come with longer lasting batteries, this is a frustration that we all have to cope with. Fortunately there is a simple solution, battery cases! While there a number to choose from, Mophie has been leading the pack […]

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    Tech21 Evo Check Case Review (iPhone 7 Plus)

    Your new iPhone is beautiful, but the last thing you want to do is use it without a case. Fortunately, there are a few cases that protect the phone without hiding its beauty, like the Evo Check case from Tech21. The Evo Check case is ultra-thin, lightweight and has a cool checkered pattern on the […]

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    FurReal Friends Torch Review

    We all had stuffed animals when we were young, but it’s the 21st century, and our kids expect more from their stuffies than just being soft and cuddly. FurReal Friends add a little life to your child’s playtime — they respond to your child with endearing lights, sounds, and motions. Torch is no exception. You may be […]

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    Incipio Blue Willow Case Review (iPhone 7 Plus)

    Are you looking for a case to protect your phone with style? Incipio has some beautiful cases for you to choose from in their terrific Design Series, and the one we got to test is the Blue Willow case for the iPhone 7 Plus. The Blue Willow is a fairly standard shell case. It does offer […]

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    Circle With Disney Parental Control System Review

    One of the greatest challenges for parents is how to protect their children from the dangers of the internet while still giving them access to the wonders of it. There are many devices and apps that aim to help parents monitor and control access for the youngest members of the family. However, Circle with Disney may just be the simplest and […]

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    Aerix Vidius Drone Review – A Drone for Beginners

    Drones are cool. First person view (FPV) drones are even cooler! They can be large and expensive, but if you want a drone that can be flown from your smartphone and can be held in the palm of your hand for under $100, the new Aerix Vidius Drone — the world’s smallest FPV drone — is just […]

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    Ellipsis Kids Tablet Review

    As a parent, you face the dual challenges of trying to protect your own tablet from your child and trying to protect your child from the internet that the tablet connects them to. Should they have their own? Is it safe? These are questions that you need to ask, and the product with the best answers […]

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    LG Gizmo Gadget for Verizon Review

    Is your son or daughter begging for a smartphone, but you’re not quite sure they’re ready for it yet? Would you like more peace of mind by being able to know where your child is at all times? LG and Verizon have teamed up to give you the perfect gadget in the Gizmo Gadget smartwatch. […]

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    Urban Armor Gear iPad Pro Case Review

    The iPad Pro is stunning — it would be a shame to drop it and break that beautiful screen! You’ll most certainly need a good case to protect it, and one of the early options on the market is this iPad Pro case from Urban Armor Gear. At first glance, it is clear that this case […]