Ted Kritsonis

Ted Kritsonis

A journalism grad-turned-veteran of the biz, Ted covers the tech world, and has written for a number of publications in Canada and the U.S. Ted loves hockey and history books, but also gets a kick out of saving people money through smarter tech buying decisions. Well-traveled, spoken, and a nice in a Canadian way, Ted lives and breathes Toronto, but doesn't always write from there.
Articles
Product Review

Acer Liquid Jade Z Review

Acer’s Liquid Jade Z is like a smartphone made of feathers.
Mobile

DitchTV delivers your daily dose of YouTube video

A new free Web and iOS app called DitchTV serves up random categorized YouTube content using a combination of old-school channel surfing and gesture controls. It's sort of like the old-school method of flipping through channels on TV.
Home Theater

Are you getting HD Netflix? A crazy number of devices still don’t support 1080p

You'd think by now getting Netflix in HD would be a privilege anyone with a decent Internet connection could enjoy, but you may be surprised to learn there are a whole host of devices that can't get Netflix in HD.
Product Review

Creative Sound Blaster Roar 2 Review

After trimming its mane, Creative's Roar 2 is leaner but no less fierce.
Product Review

Plantronics BackBeat SENSE Review

Some of the best wireless headphones come from ... Plantronics? Yup.
Home Theater

Several sources, one TV: Skreens lets you surf while you watch while you play 0:36

Boston-based Skreens has launched a Kickstarter campaign for two devices that can allow TV viewers to watch up to four different content sources on one screen, be they cable boxes, streaming boxes, game consoles, Blu-ray players…
Music

Spotify CEO thanks Apple Music for sending over users in droves

Spotify CEO doesn't see Apple Music as a threat to his company's existence, looking at it instead as just another player championing the cause of streaming music and "growing the entire music industry."
Home

Neurio’s Home Energy Monitor helps you keep tabs on your electricity usage

Neurio, the makers of the Home Intelligence Monitor, have launched a follow-up device called the Home Energy Monitor to help users track real-time energy usage in a bid to reduce consumption and save money.
Product Review

Motorola Moto X Play Review

Step away from the charger! The Moto X Play literally has battery for days.
Product Review

Jabra Sport Coach Wireless Review

Born to run: Jabra's Sport Coach Wireless pumps out music and motivation.
Mobile

How to use manual mode on the LG G4 and take amazing pictures

The LG G4 is one of the best smartphones of 2015, partly due to the built-in camera. Here's our guide on how to better utilize the camera's manual components, whether shooting JPEGS or in Raw.