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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    OnStar, Driver’s Advocate with Feedback, Coupons, and Predictive Technology

    At CES, OnStar unveiled a series of three driver advocate services that will enhance the user experience. Now instead of simply saying “I’m a good driver! I swear!”, one can prove it with driving feedback technology reports from OnStar that can score you insurance discounts. Coupons are also going to be integrated with the OnStar […]

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    Moving Comfort Fineform Sports Bra Really is in Fine Form

    Options are great with sports bras. However, wearable options often turn into a mangled mess of irritation at switching straps into clasps, hooks, and thingys that feel similar to Cirque du Soleil maneuvers. Moving Comfort took a unique approach to making a strap switch a cinch. Literally, it cinches together with a J-hook clasp from […]

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    Got a Headache? 5 Migraine Technologies to the Rescue

    Migraines strike like the Yeti, fiercely and inexplicably. However, they have proven to be far more common than Yeti sightings, with 1 in every 4 households having a family member who suffers from migraines. With such a common problem, what technological options are out there, apart from medication? Here are few attainable choices for finding […]

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    SoundGlow, A Bluetooth Speaker in an Electronic Candle’s Body.

    Digital Treasures SoundGlow helps you set the mood on the lighting and sound front. While looking like a tasteful soft candle, this flameless candle can offer up to six hours of light and music. Stream from any Bluetooth enabled device to this rechargeable speaker. It comes with an audio-in 3.5mm jack, a MicroUSB to USB […]

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    The $70 Speaker Watch That Doesn’t Tell Time

    Bem Wireless Speaker Watch, which we are very pleased to hear is indeed actually wireless, as a watch with wires could get rather messy, is precisely what it sounds like, a watch with a speaker on it. Why? No idea. We can see 10 obnoxious uses of it for every potentially useful one, most of […]

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    Neptune Pine Smartwatch’s Gargantuan Screen is a Smartphone in Disguise

    Another Kickstarter darling, the Neptune Pine Smartwatch showcases the unique idea of not being tethered to a smartphone via Bluetooth, but rather, being its own autonomous smart watch. It does almost everything a smartphone can do including being the only smart watch to allow for with video chatting, with a front facing flash VGA 5.0 […]

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    Elio is the $6,800 Tricycle Car with 84mpg Coming in 2015

    Four wheels are so last year. The Elio is the Tricycle that is taking the crown of three wheels from toddlers everywhere and placing it on the road for grown ups, with 84 mpg highway on its gas powered 3 cylinder engine. Michigan will see the creation of 1500 jobs as these go into production. […]

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    Freeze! Incipio’s iPhone Mounted Gun Game Controller Puts You in the Action

    Incipio’s new gun shaped game controller mounts your iPhone on the top and plays into several new augmented reality games that are made just for this controller. The detachable iPhone mount securely fastens the device in place so you are free to whirl around immersed in gameplay. If you are worried about the kids fighting […]

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    Sleep Number X12 Beds Silently Judge You While You Sleep, But in a Good Way

    Sleep Number has been around for years trying to make America sleep better by quantifying what makes a good night’s sleep. They have modernized and applied their know-how to the Sleep Number X12 Smart Bed. Their sleep tracking technology, Sleep IQ, monitors and makes individualized recommendations on how to improve sleep conditions. The X12 Bed […]

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    JBL Authentics Series are High End Wireless Speaker Systems with a Wood Veneer

    JBL, a leader in speaker systems, released at this year’s CES, the Authentics line of speakers that include the L16 and L8, both of which feature AirPlay, DLNA, and Bluetooth connectivity so that almost any wireless device can stream to it. Both also feature the latest upgrade in JBL sound tech, HARMAN Signal Doctor, a […]

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    Braven’s BRV-X Outdoor Speaker is Meant for Open Air Sound

    Braven’s latest speaker, the BRV-X could handle the worst of Bear Grylls’ wilderness antics. It’s a tough speaker optimized for outdoor use to provide clear crisp sound, and also attract bears. Ok, maybe not that last thing. It doesn’t seem to matter how awesome a speaker is when you take it outside, they all seem […]

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    Braven’s BRV-Bank is a Portable Rugged but Smart Backup Battery

    This is the Navy Seals of backup batteries. It is IP68 water-resistant, MIL-STD 810G shockproof rated power bank with integrated Bluetooth technology that connects with a companion App to wirelessly monitor the battery levels and automatically begin or cease charging, as well as to locate where it is from your smartphone or tablet. The durability […]

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    Move over James Cameron, Poppy turns You into an iPhone 3D Filmmaker

    Many people are not aware that YouTube has a huge collection of 3D videos that it supports. Sure, some are movie trailers and whatnot, but a lot of it is user generated content  from products like Poppy. Poppy lets you capture 3D using pure optics, not additional electronic or batteries. Its design harkens back to […]

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    Basis, A Sleep and Fitness Tracker So Good it Counts Sheep For You

    Well it counts sheep metaphorically speaking. Basis covers more than the basics found in sleep and fitness trackers. There are 4 advanced sensors stored on the watch. Body IQ does the grunt work by detecting your daytime motion activity levels, sleep cycles, complete with a hypnogram, heart rate levels, and even perspiration, just in case […]

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    Experience 27″ of Touch Screen Goodness with HP’s Z1G2 Workstation

    At CES, HP revealed their shiny new HP Z1G2, an all-in-one workstation that has a 27″ touchscreen display, making it the one and only of its kind. It is powered by Intel’s Thunderbolt 2 and is available with Windows 8 Touch. This is a designers workhorse, ideal for drafters, graphic artists and education environments, as […]

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    Fitbit and Tory Burch to Partner on Wristbands, Necklaces, and Pendants

    While fitness trackers are cool, they tend to scream “Fitness Nerd!” Not anymore with the announcement of a pretty new line of Fitbit Flex wristbands, necklaces, and pendants. In partnership with Tory Burch, these new items will house the Fitbit Flex and look great doing it. Down with utilitarian fitness trackers, and in with sleek […]