Technology

If you’re looking for easy-to-understand reviews, recommendations, and commentary for tech and consumer products, you’re in the right place. Michael is your go-to resource for most everything. Candid, opinionated, and full of humor, the dude knows his stuff thanks to his research, hands-on experience, and industry insider contacts.

CES 2022: Make Me A Cocktail, Bev!

CES 2022: Make Me A Cocktail, Bev!

Nothing better than a finely mixed cocktail, right?  Well actually there is...when you don't have to tip the bartender.  Automatic cocktail making machines have been on the market for a few years. Similar to countertop, automatic coffeemakers (think Keurig), these...

Get Ready For CES 2022

Get Ready For CES 2022

The countdown is on! Follow me all around CES 2022 in Las Vegas from January 4-7. I'll be searching for and showcasing all of the cool products, cars, and gadgets that you probably don't need and most likely can't afford. Masked, vaxed, and ready to roll!

TV: Tech Products For Your Home & On The Go

TV: Tech Products For Your Home & On The Go

Another appearance on Great Day Houston (CBS) so I had to bring out some gadgets to keep you surfing quickly online, keeping an eye on things with an inexpensive security camera, disinfecting your tech gear, and spotlighting the new Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 smartphone. ...

Review: Securam Fingerprint Door Lock

Review: Securam Fingerprint Door Lock

One of the simplest gadgets to make a home a smart home is an electronic door lock.  They are quite easy to install (over/under 12 minutes) and allow for a number of security features that can add functionality to your home.  Many are WiFi-enabled that let home owners...

VIDEO: CES tech products (CBS)

VIDEO: CES tech products (CBS)

I popped on Great Day Houston (CBS) with some products unveiled at CES.  Very first look at the new Samsung Galaxy S21 phones and Buds Pro.  Also a UV-C light sanitizer that doubles as a speaker/alarm clock and a powerful new WiFi router.  And how about the Oculus...

REVIEW: Maskfone

REVIEW: Maskfone

When life gives you a pandemic, make a mask phone. Yep, Mother Necessity (actually UK- based Binatone) just released the MaskFone, an interesting mashup of both high- and low-tech. No more muffled talking through your mask as there is a Bluetooth headset and earbuds...

VIDEO: Smartphone, Tablet Gift Ideas (FOX26)

VIDEO: Smartphone, Tablet Gift Ideas (FOX26)

https://youtu.be/55J5XtmUOjk Fresh off an appearance on FOX 26 Morning News (Houston), here are some unique new smartphones and a tablet on the market.  Products courtesy of AT&T. More suggestions and discussions on the next "High-Tech Texan Show" - Saturday 11a...

Holiday Gift Ideas as seen on Houston CBS-TV

Holiday Gift Ideas as seen on Houston CBS-TV

I recently popped on "Great Day Houston" to share some ideas on what to give your friends and loved ones this holiday season.  I will continue to yap about them on my radio show so tune in weekly for more ideas. If interested in any of these items, here are the...

Mattress Tech Continues To Evolve

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.