M. Brett Smith

M. Brett Smith

Brett lives in New York by way of Kansas City. He loves drones, fitness gadgets, and anything that takes him outdoors. No Wizard of Oz jokes, please. 

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Google Pixel 3a Review
4 days ago
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When Google first announced the Pixel 3a earlier this year, it seemed almost too good to be true. A mid-range smartphone with the same camera as its flagship counterpart at half the price—what’s the catch? Well, we did some digging, and it turns out there is no catch. The Pixel 3a...
by M. Brett Smith and Shawn C. Steiner
6 days ago
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Live from Cupertino, California, it’s time once again for Apple’s annual keynote event. This year, the tech giant made several exciting announcements, including the iPhone 11, 7th-gen iPad, and Apple Watch Series 5. Follow along to learn about all of Apple’s exciting new products. iPad Gets Bigger and Better The first big announcement...
by Staff Writer
1 week ago
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Today, at IFA 2019 in Berlin, Sony announced its newest smartphone, the Xperia 5. Billed as “excellence in the palm of your hand,” the new Xperia 5 offers many of the same features as Sony’s lauded flagship, the Xperia 1, but in a more compact form factor. ...
by Staff Writer
1 week ago
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CFexpress is here! Well, almost. SanDisk has become the first company to officially launch a line of Extreme PRO CFexpress Cards here at B&H and they are now available for preorder with an expected ship date sometime later this year. These cards are the next...
by Paige Denkin
2 weeks ago
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It’s common knowledge that things won’t go according to plan. Deadlines will be missed; projects will go awry, and part of the adventure is learning to roll with the punches. But this felt like more than a few punches—we felt defeated. Our renovation process took a turn for the worse, not once, but twice. After five months of heartbreak, heated arguments, and two renovation companies with less...
by Staff Writer
2 weeks ago
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Exciting news for mobile users: The Axon 10 Pro, ZTE’s highly anticipated follow-up to last year’s surprise hit the Axon 9 Pro, is finally coming to US shores. Announced earlier this year and already available in Europe and China, the Axon 10 Pro has been well received for its premium...
1 month ago
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For students, the first year of college introduces several new hallmarks: new school, new friends, and a brand-new sense of autonomy and freedom. But sometimes that freedom leads to a bad habit or two—like dating that guy who always carries around a copy of Infinite Jest or promoting pizza to its own food group. To help fight some of these freshman failings, we’ve put together a list of our five...
1 month ago
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For many students, a dorm room is their first true home away from home, a place to thrive, to feel safe and comfortable, to chart out a path all their own. Unfortunately, many dorms don’t reflect all that positivity and potential at the onset, instead resembling something between a camp bunk and a barracks. So, to help take your dorm from jail cell to sanctuary, we’ve put together a list of...
1 month ago
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School is back in session, and that means it's time to outfit the favorite student in your life with the latest and greatest gear and gadgets. Topping that list should be a brand-new smartphone, capable of navigating the sometimes-challenging waters of post-elementary life. To make sure your student is well-equipped and not left holding something technologically passé, we've compiled a list of...
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Though there are more than 100 devices that bear the Xperia name, it’s fair to say we’ve never seen anything quite like the Xperia 1. From its cinematic 21:9 aspect ratio and...
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Since 2015, the consumer drone market has grown at a blistering pace, with some forecasters predicting it will hit a market value close to $17 billion by 2020. One of the drivers behind this breakneck growth is the nascent subcategory of Unmanned Underwater Vehicles (UUV), also known as underwater drones. In this guide, we’ll break down everything you need to know about this exciting new...
How to Pick a Smartwatch
1 month ago
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Are you looking for a fitness coach or a personal assistant? Do you want something sleek and sartorially minded, or do you prize function above all? To help decide which device is right for you, we’ve put together this buying guide of some of the best smartwatches on the market today. But first, a note: Throughout this piece, we will, from time to time, use the term “smartwatch” as the market...
The Best Wireless Sport Headphones: PowerBeats Pro Review
1 month ago
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Although they’re marketed primarily as “sport” earphones, the PowerBeats Pro are so much more. With class-leading battery life, excellent sound quality, and a highly secure and comfortable fit, the PowerBeats Pro make a strong argument for best overall true wireless earbuds. I...
Introducing the Road’s End Workshop, with Paige and Corey
by Paige Denkin
1 month ago
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Before we begin this journey, one that will take us around the country, we want you to have a better understanding of who we are and why we decided to have this “Jack Kerouac” moment. I suppose the most obvious answer is: we’re young, broke, and starry-eyed. What other reason would a pair of 29-year-olds leave the big bad city of New York and purchase a 1972 Airstream? My husband Corey and I have...
How to Protect Your Smartphone in Any Environment
1 month ago
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Generally, smartphones are some of the most valuable pieces of technology we keep on our person—both in terms of usefulness and actual dollar value. That’s why it’s important to protect your phone at all times and in all situations. Here are out tips for keeping your smartphone safe in any environment. Screen Protector Modern smartphones rely largely on their screens to communicate information....
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