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Mattress Tech Continues To Evolve

The sleep tech industry will grow to a $27b business by 2025. But the secret to a good night’s sleep could start with a high-tech mattress. Here is a close-up look at the ReST Bed which uses five separate air chambers and controlled by an app.

VIDEO: Samsung Note 20 Ultra 5G, tips to sell your phone for top $, new Xbox and PS5

If it’s on TV and radio it must be true, right?  Here is a some show-and-tell from my appearance this morning on Great Day Houston (KHOU-CBS) where I featured the new Samsung Note 20 Ultra 5G smartphone.  This bad boy is a powerful computer (yes, a computer in your hand) with a large, beautiful 6.9″ screen, Gorilla Glass 6 (I dare you to break it), 120hz refresh rate, and 3 rear cameras including a 108 megapixel lens.

We didn’t get around to talking about the white earbuds sticking out of my ears.  Those are the new Samsung Galaxy Buds Live true wireless earbuds.  The bean-like shape fits snugly in your ears and the tone can be controlled through an app.  Active Noise Canceling (ANC) works well and they are an all-around good buy at $169.

 

VIDEO: Where To Sell Your Phone For $

With new smartphones coming out, it may be time to sell your old one. Here are some tips I gave on FOX26 Houston on how and where to get the most $ for your gadgets. Plus a quick overview of the new Samsung Note20 Ultra 5G.


VIDEO: Back-To-School-From-Home Products – Laptops (“Great Day Houston”/CBS)

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to alter our lives and processes, parents will be making choices about homeschooling and what products to buy for their kids to fully utilize distance learning.  Here is a recent segment on Great Day Houston (KHOU-TV, CBS) where I did some show-and-tell on laptop choices.

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VIDEO: Back-To-School-From-Home Products – Laptops (KPRC/NBC)

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to alter our lives and processes, parents will be making choices about homeschooling and what products to buy for their kids to fully utilize distance learning.  Here is a recent appearance on KPRC-TV News (NBC/Houston) where I did some show-and-tell on laptop choices.

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VIDEO: Back-To-School From Home Products – Laptops (Fox26)

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to alter our lives and processes, parents will be making choices about homeschooling and what products to buy for their kids to fully utilize distance learning.  Here is a recent appearance on FOX26 Morning News (Houston) where I did some show-and-tell on laptop choices.

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VIDEO: Keep Flabby Abs Quarantined

From Great Day Houston (CBS): We’re stuck inside our homes which could mean less exercising and activities. Here are some apps to help get you motivated and an interesting device, Stealth Body Fitness, to keep your abs tight. Take a look as I try to melt away the fat and blast away alien invaders.

VIDEO: Make The Most Of Your New Home Office

If your couch and dining room table are strewn with laptops, work and school gear during this COVID-19 era, here are some ideas to make some extra room and dedicated space in your home. As seen on Great Day Houston (CBS).

Desk – sevilleclassics.com

Chair – autonomous.ai 

Foldable Desk –theedgedesk.com

VIDEO: Slow internet speed? The problem may be as near as your couch. (ABC13)

With so many family members using the internet from your home during this COVID19 quarantine time, internet speeds can seem to slow to a crawl.  Do you blame your ISP?  Are there better times of the day or night to watch streaming videos or download items?

I recently spoke with ABC13 (Houston) about this issue and how to maximize your internet speed as best as possible.

The Drive-Thru Dining Chronicles (Pandemic Version) – The Capital Grille

Of course we need to be supporting local restaurants and businesses during these trying times. Tune into our nightly “Drive-Thru Dining Chronicles” (the pandemic version). It’s simple, fun, and yummy. Be it delivery or pick-up, be sure to tip your waitstaff, manager, chef, and the person who brings it to your car. Tonight’s stop: The Capital Grille (Houston). I challenge everyone to post photos/vids of you supporting your fave local places.