Tiffani Buteau

Tiffani is a Californian who travels often and collects hobbies, among which are painting, surfing, learning languages, and touring Asia. Reviews for Chip Chick are a tasty diversion, less motivated by a need for incessant gadgetry, and more by a fascination with the organic nature of the human need to invent and love gadgets.

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    Maroo’s GEM and ICE Earphones for Women Bring the Bling

    It’s about time earphones got the Tiffany treatment. While it may not be real ice, Maroo’s GEM and ICE earphone collections for women glimmer all the same. These in-ear headphones not only glitter with feminine appeal, but they also are built especially to fit our ears. There are five selected sizes to choose from with […]

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    Sony’s PS-HX500 Turntable Brings Out the Best in Vinyl and Modern Sound

    This week at CES 2016, Sony added a reference quality turntable, the PS-HX500, to their line-up of hi-res audio products. This turntable accommodates audiophiles who love their LPs and want the best sound possible to come from them while letting you create high-quality rips of vinyl records. The PS-HX500 uses Sony’s state-of-the-art digital tech resulting […]

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    Monster and Fatal1ty’s Gaming Headphones Will Bring You Pwnage

    The FXM 100 and FXM 200 high-performance gaming headphones are the brainchild of Monster and twelve-time world champion gamer Jonathan “Fatal1ty” Wendel. At very reasonable prices ($80 and $120), these gaming headphones offer an awesome haul of features for the win. Designed for marathon gaming comfort, both the FXM 100 and FXM 200 provide immersive […]

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    Oliba Transforms Ordinary Teddy Bears Into Smart Bears

    Oliba is a baby-proof toy tracker that you can tie to your kid’s favorite stuffed animal. It pairs with an app so you always know where that beloved toy is. Oliba can read stories or play lullabies selected from the app or ones you have recorded yourself for your baby. If you have ever seen […]

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    Olloclip Studio Brings Pro-Level Portable Photography Solutions to the iPhone

    Nothing about filming or shooting photos on an iPhone feels natural at first. The button can be hard to find and sometimes the framing is way too close for comfort. Olloclip has come through, once again, with an affordable and ingenious solution to iPhone photography frustrations with the Olloclip Studio. The Studio is a protective […]

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    Casio’s Smart Outdoor Watch Meets Military Standards for Toughness

    Watchmaking behemoth Casio has announced the rugged, military-grade WSD-F10 Smart Outdoor Watch, an Android Wear smartwatch with water resistance to depths as great as 164 feet. Having been put through the rigors of U.S. military standards testing, this watch is tough enough to handle all the outdoors can throw at it. The U.S. Military Standard […]

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    Samsung Galaxy TabPro S Has the First Super AMOLED Windows Tablet Display

    At CES 2016, Samsung made a splash with the svelte Galaxy TabPro S, a 2-in-1 tablet only a quarter of an inch thick and one and a half pounds. However, its slender physique is no commentary on its abilities. It is packed with features and can operate as a full PC with a detachable keyboard […]

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    MOCAheart, Learn About Your Heart Health with the Press of a Thumb

    With the press of a button, MOCAheart can give you a snapshot of your heart health. A pressurized thumb scan is used to determine your blood pressure and velocity. Instead of giving the regular numerical readout for blood pressure, the results are translated into a simple scale ranging from one (healthy) to five (dangerous), which […]

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    Quincy Jones Gets His Own Luxury AirPlay Speaker System from Harman

    Harman had a lot going on in the automotive world at CES 2016, but they didn’t skimp on home audio, either. Harman Kardon’s Omni+ line takes audio streaming to the next level of quality offering higher level resolution than a CD at 24-bit/192KHz streaming and with multi-channel surround sound capabilities. Secondly, from the Quincy Jones […]

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    iRig’s BlueTurn is a Bluetooth Hands-Free Page Flipper for Musicians

    iRig’s BlueTurn is a Bluetooth device that wants to make life a little easier for the musicians among us. It’s a small box that can turn pages on tablets using two backlit buttons that can be used to navigate many reader apps, including most popular e-reader and document viewing apps. Directly on the hardware, you […]

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    Fossil’s Q Line of Smartwatches and Fitness Trackers Offer A Classic Look

    Fossil has expanded their brand with several smartwatches, without leaving behind what makes Fossil truly Fossil. A standout among them is the vintage aviation-inspired Q54 that keeps the analog look as a non-display smartwatch. Instead of an obtrusive and decidedly non-vintage looking display, the Q54 uses subtle filtered LED color coding and buzz notifications and is […]

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    Altec Lansing DJ Headphones Have a Camera Inside for Streaming

    Any decent concert with a DJ means a POV camera from the DJs point of view will roar into action at some point. The problem is that the DJ needs his hands to do his jams. That’s the perfect niche these headphones fill. The DVR DJ-Style Headphones from Altec Lansing have a hands-free action cam on […]

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    Enlaps’ Tikee is a Solar-Powered Time-lapse Camera That Can Run Forever

    If your camera’s battery can’t hang with the time-lapse photography you have in mind, Enlaps has a pretty interesting solution here at CES 2016. The photovoltaïc solar panel on their Tikee time-lapse camera means this machine really can keep going and going. Photos are wirelessly transmitted to the cloud to preserve space, so you can […]

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    Orbitrec is a Programmable 3D Printed Bike That Can Tweet For You

    Orbitrec is an app-connected, 3D-printed, titanium bike that is reinforced with carbon fiber tubes, resulting in a beautiful product that already has millennials rolling up the right leg on their skinny jeans. Built-in sensors keep track of your location, environment, and directional positioning of  your bike. This is all aggregated by the app for data […]

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    Fitbit Blaze is Fitbit’s First Serious Touchscreen Smartwatch

    Fitbit has a brand new smartwatch at CES 2016, and it’s starting to look a lot like a certain competitor. But, don’t confuse the Fitbit Blaze for the Apple Watch — this is still a fitness tracker first, with an integrated personal Fitbit trainer. Guided instructions and gif-like animated images spice up your workout right […]

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    Smart Shower Head Hydrao Changes Colors to Help Conserve Water

    Hydrao is your ally in the war against water waste. With several states experiencing severe droughts along with heavily tightened water control and the skyrocketing bills that come with that, being informed and in control of your water usage really makes a difference. The Hydrao shower head tracks water usage and informs you when the three-gallon mark […]

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    Sensorwake Wakes You Up With Delightful Aromas

    An alarm clock that wakes you up with the smell of coffee? According to the research presented by Sensorwake, this olfactory alarm clock woke users as fast as traditional sound-based alarm clocks. This is no surprise, because if someone is cooking bacon, no one stays in bed long. But, the inner workings of Sensorwake resembles […]

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    Parrot Pot is a Smart Pot for Smart Gardeners

    Parrot Pot is coming to the rescue of those of us without a green thumb. After showing off a prototype at CES 2015, Parrot has the finished version of their smart pot at this year’s show. The Pot measures the health of your plant and acts accordingly, holding roughly a week’s worth of water at […]

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    Vyoocam Clip-On Camera Picks Up Where Google Glass Left Off

    Vyoocam is a live streaming camera that clips onto any set of glasses. As long as you have Wi-Fi or a mobile hotspot, you can live stream with these. Hey, at least it’s not Google Glass, ahem, Project Aura. These are a tad more focused on the singular function of recording POV video. Say you […]