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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    Plantronics BackBeat Fit Bluetooth Sports Headphone Review

    It’s tough to find the right gym headphones, but this might be your lucky day. The Plantronics BackBeat Fits are wireless bluetooth headphones that feature a water resistant design, built-in audio controls, a microphone, an 8 hour battery, and a durable build with powerful audio. The BackBeat Fits are in-ear headphones with a thick rubber […]

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    Hands-On: 2015 Hyundai Genesis Flirts with Autonomous Driving

    It’s easy to get fooled, but this isn’t an Aston Martin. This stylish luxury vehicle is the brand new redesigned 2015 Hyundai Genesis. This car is a techie’s dream, it’s loaded to the brim with every feature you’ve ever heard of, and then some! Read on, you’ll be surprised with what this bad boy is […]

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    Blueflame Lightning Cable – Finally, a Reliable Third Party Cable

    Lightning cables are still hit or miss these days. I’ve had more than a couple non-Apple lightning cables break on me. So far, the most durable of them all is Blueflame’s. The Blueflame lightning cable is ultra rugged. It’s a thick cable, that won’t easily tangle, and it’s braided in a few different color schemes. […]

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    Element Case Rogue Black Ops Case for iPhone 5/5S Review

    Over the years, Element Case has established a strong name in the iPhone market for their premium high-tech cases made of military grade materials. Until recently, most of their cases literally locked onto your iPhone, morphing it into a completely different phone. The Rogue Black Ops for iPhone 5/5S Case has a new twist, it […]

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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 […]