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Should I Buy iPhone X?

Should I buy iPhone X? iPhone X or iPhone 10 is the latest iPhone from Apple and it's the first iPhone in a while with a radical redesign and significantly new features. With that said, is iPhone X worth the upgrade? Does the removal of the iPhone's home button, an improved camera, facial recognition, wireless

2017 Volkswagen Passat Electronics Problems

I love the 2017 Volkswagen Passat but have encountered multiple electronics errors, after only a couple hundred miles. This is disheartening because I love all other aspects of the vehicle. So far my infotainment system has intermittently locked up and my right-front fog light intermittently errors out. Hopefully the dealership will fix this soon because

GrillBot Review

The Grillbot is a grill cleaning robot. It's fun to use but it's also effective. At a high-level, charge the Grillbot's battery, set the timer, place inside of the grill and close the grill's lid. A few seconds later, the Grillbot starts to move around inside of the grill, while cleaning the grill. Nothing can

YouTube MCN vs. Independent YouTuber

Is is best to be an independent YouTuber or join a multi-channel network? Multi-channel networks ("MCNs") can provide value but they may also take away creative control. I'm an independent YouTuber and will always remain independent. My prefer to be in direct control of all aspects of my YouTube channel. #MCN

Sony A7R3 – Is it worth the upgrade?

The Sony A7R3 is available to order now but is it worth the upgrade? I have been a Sony A7R2 user for several years now and am a huge fan. Does the A7R3 bring "enough new" to the table to make upgrading necessary? Key improvements with the Sony A7R3 is greatly-enhanced battery life, dual SD

Apple CarPlay Must-Have Apps

These are must-have Apple CarPlay apps! Like most any new technology, the number of available apps should increase over time. With that said, there are an abundance of super awesome Apple CarPlay apps available now! Apple CarPlay is the best vehicle infotainment solution to date in my opinion! #AppleCarPlay

How to Connect iPhone to Apple CarPlay

This is how to connect Apple CarPlay. I'm demonstrating using Apple CarPlay in a Volkswagen Passat. Be sure to use an original Apple USB cable for the iPhone. Although many third-party Apple iPhone cables work well to charge the iPhone, I have found that many of them do not work properly for Apple CarPlay. Keep

VW Remote Start – Engine Turns Off When Door Opens Mystery

My 2017 VW Passat turns off when I open the door after a remote start. This seems kind of silly, given that I have the VW's key in my pocket. After researching this issue to attempt to find a fix, I found that it's not a defect but is actually by design. This prevents someone