Articles & Reviews

Summer Tech with Amber Mac: 6 Hot Picks

As the weather heats up, many of us are thinking about fun summer activities for the whole family. Here are a few of the hottest tech picks for all types of weather, starting with for the kids. Create Your Own Video Games: Nintendo Game Builder Garage If you want to keep… Read More

5 Tech Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day 2021

Mother’s Day is just a few days away. To learn more about the latest technology for the special mom in your life, Amber Mac is here with all the newest tech to make memories, enjoy music, get help around the house, and lots more. Share Family Moments & Memories… Read More

Top 4 Apps for a Healthy 2021

So far, 2021 is looking a lot different than other years, so to make your days a little bit easier and to start some healthy habits, here are some new-and-improved apps to eat better, shop local, stay calm, and stop doomscrolling. 1. Get Healthy: WW App… Read More

Tween & Teen Gift Ideas for the Holidays

If you have a tween or teen at home, chances are that they want some kind of tech for the holidays. Whether you’re looking for an all-in-one desktop, affordable video editing software, a VR headset for your gamer, better WiFi in the home for everyone, or the hottest new Nintendo… Read More

Smart Home Gift Ideas for the Holidays

The holidays are just around the corner, and we’re spending more time in our houses this winter, so we’ve gathered together some great smart home gift ideas for you and your loved ones. Whether it’s your mom, dad, siblings, or kids, we’re sure you’ll find something to love below. Genius… Read More

Apple October 2020 iPhone 12 (+ HomePod Mini) Event

Apple’s October 13, 2020, event took a slightly different form than usual, with the opening focusing on the smarthome-capable HomePod Mini before continuing on to cover the four new iPhone 12 models. I’ll note here that the new iPhones are all 5G capable, but since few of us currently have… Read More

Back-to-School Tech 2020

The school year is going to look different for many families. Whether you’re learning at home or heading back to the classroom, starting elementary school or kicking off university, here is a round-up of 6 new and practical tech picks to make a tough year a little bit easier. 1. Read More

3 Tips to Make Virtual Presentations Better

I presented two virtual keynotes yesterday (60 minutes and 30 minutes) in our AmberMac Media studio. I wanted to share three things that I’m learning can make remote talks even better. 1. Distributed Q&A In one of my sessions, after each of my 4 emerging technology trends accelerating in the… Read More