Unboxing The Xbox One Stereo Headset And Early Thoughts

Microsoft not only made it possible for third party gaming headsets but actually put out their own headset too for the Xbox One. The Xbox One Stereo Headset provides a different gaming experience than the one that comes by default and so far it is a serious upgrade. We will do a full review later […]


Review Of The Samsung ATIV S Neo

AT&T continues to lead the other carriers with the range of smartphones and sent us the Samsung ATIV S Neo Windows Phone to play around with and after a week I couldn’t help feeling is a nice phone that has no wow factor. The Samsung Ativ S Neo has plenty of features going for it […]


Dell Venue 8 Pro Portability And Use While Watching TV

One of the big things We love about a smaller tablet is the ability to take it anywhere easily and the Dell Venue 8 Pro fits the bill perfectly. Anyone that listens to us on the SMRPodcast knows that there is one aspect of a small tablet that we really like and that is the […]


UnBoxing The Dell Venue 8 Pro and Early Thoughts

With the arrival of my Dell Venue 8 Pro tablet I am getting even closer to gadget completeness. The Dell Venue 8 Pro is an 8 inch tablet running Windows 8.1 with 32 or 64 bit configurations. The Venue 8 Pro is using Intel’s new Atom processor which should give it around 8 – 10 […]


Review Of the Energizer Qi Inductive Charger With Windows Phone

With wireless charging being a cool feature on some of the newer Windows Phones, the Energizer Qi Inductive charger is the perfect accessory for you. When we unboxed the Energizer wireless charger, we found that the device was simple to setup with just finding a location for the charge plate and plugging it in. After […]

Latest Podcasts


SMRPodcast Episode #213: A bear enters the room

SMRpodcast #213 is online and ready for download. This week Chris and Robb nearly put Rod to sleep while they debate who had the better showing at E3. Chris’s says it was a draw between MS and Sony while Robb gives a slight edge to Sony and what they have going on with the PS4. […]

Previous Episodes

Check Out Chris Ashley And His Visit To The Pocket Show

A few weeks ago Chris had a chance to make some new friends over at the Pocket Show and they invited him back for more. This episode finds the panelist talking about Windows Phone and a potential release date of 8.1, Motorola announcing a new low cost Android device and Apples iPhone release date. As […]

SMRPodcast Episode #208: Under the Weather

Episode #208 of the SMRpodcast is online and ready for download. It’s just a two man show this week with Robb and Rod, as Chris is a bit under the weather. After a bit of talk of how hectic schedules become right before a high school senior graduates, we jump into a bit of tech […]

Catch Chris Ashley As A Guest On The Big Show

Chris had a chance to visit the great guys over at The Big Show which is a part of the British Tech Network. Much was discussed about the latest tech topics such as some Windows 8.1 support deadlines and Apples number reporting all the way to the anniversary of the Game Boy. Here is the […]