The Best Mechanical Keyboards Of 2016

by Justin Thomas •


A mechanical keyboard can make your typing experience enjoyable and efficient. Almost all keyboards are made with cheap “rubber dome” switches. Apple keyboards use a slightly better “scissor” switch. For fast typing, you really want a mechanical switch keyboard.


The Brightest Bike Light Of 2016

by Justin Thomas •


This is our review of the brightest bike lights available, including the 1200 lumen Ugoe, the 1200 lumen Bright Eyes, and 850 lumen Cygolite Expilion.

Convert Vinyl Records To HiFi Digital Recordings

by Patrick Hyde •


Digitization isn’t anything new in the audio world. Since vinyl’s surprise resurgence in popularity began half a decade or so ago, a host of USB vinyl players appeared on the market claiming to digitize your record. Marketed for a generation who had grown up without ever playing a vinyl record, these players were simple to use and inexpensive compared to analog turntables. The problem is that they are also cheap, most of them insultingly so.

The Best Dehumidifier of 2016

by Patrick Hyde •


The best dehumidifier for large houses and humid climates is DeLonghi DD45E 45 pint dehumidifier The Details I live in Houston where humidity levels hover around 80% for much of the year. Like everyone else in town, I sweat as soon as I step outside. But the humidity has insidious implications beyond my personal discomfort. Older, poorly insulated buildings (like …