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Steven Hill

Steven Hill
I am an award-winning writer, freelance journalist and blogger who is a self-confessed geek and tech lover. When not playing the latest video games or salivating over the newest gadgets, I enjoy cooking for my family, mountain biking or snowboarding the deep powder on Whistler Mountain.

More big news is coming out of the CES 2017, happening right now in Las Vegas. Yale Locks & Hardware has announced that its Yale Real Living Assure Locks are going to be Apple HomeKit compatible by March 2017, and I’ve got all the juicy details.

If you overindulged a bit with the food and drink over Christmas and New Year, join the club! But, to help you keep your healthy resolutions for 2017, I’m going to show you how much exercise it takes to burn off those holiday calories, and how to get started.

Are you looking for the latest in Smart Home tech and gadgets? The best place to check out those new devices right now is, of course, at the 2017 CES in Las Vegas, and I’ve got the scoop on two new Belkin WeMo Smart Switches that’ve been added to the company’s growing Smart Home lineup.

The ASUS VivoPC Desktop (M32-BH72) is an impressive and reasonably priced desktop PC that aims to make its mark as a powerhouse for all your daily computing needs and more. Find out if it does the job in my latest review.

If you’ve been looking to dip your toes into the Smart Home technology waters, and want to start out simple at first, but with the possibility of expanding your Smart setup, then you should check out my review of the iHome Smart Plug and the 5-in-1 Smart Home Monitor.

Smart Home devices and gadgets are fast becoming the darlings of the tech world, offering users the ability to customize, monitor and control many aspects of their living spaces, from lights and thermostats, to blinds, air quality and more. Among the more versatile Smart Home systems out there is Logitech Harmony, which is compatible with more than 270,000 devices from more than 6,000 brands. If you want to make your own living spaces smarter, let me show you how to control your home with Harmony.

With the holidays right around the proverbial corner, it’s time to start thinking about decorations, gifts, and, of course, all those prerequisite parties. If you happen to be throwing your own shindig this season, let me help you out with the evening’s fun and entertainment. Here’s my list of Top Party Games for the Holidays.

Home lighting is boring, right? I mean, there’s not much to it. You have light bulbs, and they can either go on or off. Well, that’s not the case when it comes to Smart Home lights, which offer incredible versatility and customization, plus the ability to control them with your smart devices from anywhere. Check out my review of one such lighting product: the Ilumi Lights.

Do you have a beach vacation planned for the holiday season, and want to make sure you get the best snorkeling and surfing pics possible? Or are you simply looking for a great gift for your budding photographer? Either way, I cover some of the Best Waterproof Cameras for 2016 in my latest article.

Have you been hankering to gaze up at the night sky and search for shooting stars, heavenly bodies, and possibly alien life that will take you away from this crazy world? Well, if you see a telescope in your future, but you don’t know anything about them, let me give you five tips for buying your first telescope.

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