AmberMac Archive: gadgets

Black Friday 2016 Tech Deals

There are a couple of key times of the year to shop for the best deals in tech.  Black Friday and Cyber Monday are always winners, but January and February also offer up some excellent discounts.  If you’re keen to get your buying in before the holiday season, many of… Read More

Great Gift Ideas from the 15secTech Vault

We’ll be doing a lot more product reviews over the next few weeks as part of the AmberMac Holiday Guide, but to kick things off, we thought we’d take a look back at three cool products we’ve covered in the past year that haven’t made it over to the AmberMac.com… Read More

Parrot Airborne Cargo Minidrone

We reviews Parrot’s awesome Jumping Race Minidrone previously, and we’re loving their Airborne Cargo Minidrone as well. This quadricopter is a great entry-level drone that’s easy to fly, has four replaceable rotors, and can reach speeds of over 10mph. The “Cargo” in its name refers to the… Read More

Parrot’s Jumping Race Minidrone Review

The Parrot Jumping Race Minidrone, Max, is easy to use and incredibly fun. Using an app on your smartphone and Parrot’s free FreeFlight 3 app (for iOS and Android), you can make Max jump, roll, and spin to get around, but he’s also got A/V functionality so you… Read More

Father’s Day Gadget Gift Ideas

Father’s Day is coming soon, so here’s a quick list of some cool gadgets for dads (and other people, too!) from me and the AmberMac team: Multifunctional Beyond INK Pen ($70 – bulk discounts) – A pen with built-in 16GB hard drive, lightning or micro USB connector, ballpoint and stylus interchangeable… Read More

The Feed: TF048 Martin Lindstrom & the Big Deal with Small Data

Martin Lindstrom joins us with LEGO stories and more from his new book, Small Data: The Tiny Clues that Uncover Huge Trends.  Also on the show, the best in female-friendly gadgets from tech blogger Jessica Naziri.  Plus, Stephen Eyre from Telus explains the future of the Internet of Things… Read More