Scott Schaen

Scott resides in hipster-town Brooklyn, New York. He is a 24 year old technophile who graduated Magna Cum Laude from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Aside from his day job, he lives a very social lifestyle, commonly going out in Williamsburg or New York City. Reviewing products for Chip Chick is “a dream come true” for Scott, the young professional with a heart of a child and the curiosity of a cat.

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    JBL Synchros S400BT On-Ear Headphone Review

    The Synchros S400BT is JBL’s latest edition to their wireless bluetooth headphone lineup. The S400BTs are on-ear headphones made of a beautiful blend of metal, leather, plastic, and LEDs. In addition to high fidelity sound quality and great collapsibility, they rock a few really interesting features. JBL impressed us with the S400BT build. For large […]

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    Mophie Space Pack Review: The iPhone Case That Does it All

    Mophie had the hottest tech announcement at CES this year with their Space Pack; the charging case that not only doubles iPhone’s battery, but iPhone’s storage too! If your iPhone is nearly full of photos, videos, and apps, you can instantly add on an extra 16GB or 32GB with Space Pack. Space Pack’s release is […]

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    Mophie Powerstation XL 12,000 mAh Portable Battery Pack

    Ever heard of a portable battery pack that could get your phone through a week of charging? Mophie is calling their Powerstation XL the “longest lasting universal battery available today”. This isn’t your every day portable battery, it’s a brick of 12,000 mAh that’s capable of charging two USB devices at full speed, including tablets. […]

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    Pear Mobile Fitness Training Review

    “Training Intelligence” — that’s what the Pear Mobile aims to provide. The product consists of a heart rate monitor, gym headphones, and an app that will train you, push you, and monitor your performance every step of the way. It’s your own personal trainer and it sounds like a dream come true. The Pear Sports […]

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    Le Pan 9″ Budget Android Tablet Review

    What does a budget tablet get you these days? A pretty capable device actually. Sure, at $120 you have to set your expectations low and come to terms with no frills. That said, the Le Pan Haier (HG-9041) is a 9″ Android tablet that runs Jelly Bean and comes in a variety of colors. The […]

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    Tylt Energi 5K+ Review – The Super Convenient Battery Pack

    For you techies, here’s the most convenient portable battery pack we’ve tested. The Tylt Energi 5K+ is loaded with an ample supply of juice to get more than a couple devices through the entire day. It can charge three devices at once, and comes with a built-in lightning cable and micro-USB charger. It’s pretty much […]

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    Nomad ChargeKey Lightning Cable Keychain Review

    Nomad’s ChargeKey isn’t just the most adorable lightning cable you’ll ever own, it’s quite possible the most essential. Considering the ChargeKey is a full functional lightning cable that lives on your keychain, it can be a real (iPhone) life saver. The ChargeKey is a key-sized lightning cable that does everything Apple’s lightning cable can do. […]

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    Sol Republic Tracks Air Bluetooth Headphones Review

    The Sol Republic Tracks Air are wireless bluetooth headphones done right. Sol Republic essentially turned their popular Tracks On-Ears into bluetooth headphones that boast a 15-hour battery, an unmatched range, NFC/bluetooth connectivity, and dual-device connectivity. It’s also hard not to love them for their unique appearance, colors, and unparalleled durability. When it comes to design, […]

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    ElementCase VaporDock for iPhone 5/5S Review

    You can’t get much more premium than ElementCase when it comes to iPhone accessories. They build an array of high tech luxury cases for iPhone; unfortunately they don’t fit in your run-of-the-mill iPhone dock. No fear, ElementCase now sells an iPhone 5 Dock, the VaporDock, that’s just as lavish and grand looking as their cases. […]

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    Anker 40W 5-Port USB Charger Review

    Ever notice that all USB chargers were not created equally? Like plugging the USB into the computer, some USB adapters charge way slower then the included charger. The new Anker 40W 5-port charger is a thing of beauty; it’s 5 USB ports charging 5 devices at full speed, safely. Anker is using a technology they […]

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    Impossible Tempered Glass Protector for iPhone 5/5S/5C Review

    Unfortunately, screen protectors are still pretty essential to your iPhone’s protection and durability. Until we get shatterproof and scratch proof screens, it’s recommended you invest in a screen protector. There’s zillions of screen protectors out there, and we happened to find one that stands out from the crowd. iPhone was one of the first phones […]

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    Sol Republic Relays In-Ear Sports Headphone Review

    Over just a few years Sol Republic has made a huge name for themselves in the headphone market, and rightfully so. The Sol Republics look great, sound great, and are well built, plus the company knows how to market (professor meowington, Michael Phelps). The latest Sol Republic Relays aren’t just the best new in-ear gym […]

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    Pure-Gear FabFolio Wallet Case for iPhone 5/5S Review

    Built-in covers on iPhone cases aren’t for everyone. It’s also a tough thing for a case manufacturer to get right. But, with the right case, like the Pure-Gear FabFolio, there’s some real advantages that may have you reconsidering your case. With the Pure-Gear FabFolio, your iPhone experiences true protection. Your phone is covered on all […]

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    Tylt Band Lightning Car Charger Will Become an Instant Fave

    Tylt’s full of quirky and colorful mobile accessories. A new favorite is their Lightning Cable Band Car Charger. It’s an accessory you can proudly show off in your car. It can charge two devices at once, and fast too! The Tylt Band Car Charger is a flat ribbon cable, two feet in length. It rocks […]

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    For $80, Make the Gold iPhone 5S Purple

    You see just about everything here at CES 2014, including iPhone 5s with different colored housing. We’re not talking about a sticker or a decal, we’re talking about actual colored iPhones. Instead of gold, silver, and space gray, you could have light blue, blue, bronze, green, purple, or red. While this isn’t necessarily new, we were […]

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    Monster Announces DNA Pro Wireless Smart Headphones

    Monster DNA headphones have been a prominent player in the Monster Headphone lineup. Today at CES, Monster announces a new addition, the DNA Pro Wireless Over-ear Smart Headphones. The Pro Wireless use advanced bluetooth, active noise cancellation, USB digital audio, and buttonless touch-sensing controls. What makes them smart? Read on… Monster held an over-the-top press […]

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    AMD’s Kaveri APU Processor — What You Need to Know

    AMD announced at CES the January 14 release of the first round of new processor chips, “Kaveri”. Kaveri is AMD’s most advanced APU, or CPU/GPU combo, to date. Kaveri utilizes a new technology known as HSA, heterogeneous system architecture, which effectively removes the idea of “CPU cores” and “GPU cores” and instead shares all the […]

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    Buffalo’s New Travel Router Fixes Flaky Hotel Wi-Fi Connections

    Ever realize how hotel Wi-Fi has not improved over the last five years? If anything it’s only gotten worse with all the extra devices trying to connect. Here at CES, Buffalo has released the solution: the AirStation AC 433 Wireless Travel Router. This unique pocket-sized device turns a hotel ethernet cable into a wireless router […]

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    Samsung Galaxy Gear Gets Kid Robot Makeover

    Samsung got artistic this year at CES, partnering up with Kid Robot to show off some high-quality figurines based on the Samsung Galaxy brand. Loosely based, that is. The partnership looks to be in name only, but that doesn’t make the figurines look any less beautiful. Actually, that probably makes them more beautiful, because I […]

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    Pocket-Sized Scanadu is a Tricorder for the 21st Century [Video]

    The Scanadu Scout is the modern day tricorder, a device that can read and monitor your health and vitals in mere seconds. The pocket sized device, Scanadu, is an Apple-esque device that when applied to your head for 10 seconds will record the very same vital signs that the doctor does. There’s an accompanied app that […]