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
Android Army

Phantom Glass hands-on: The last screen protector you’ll ever need?

Smartphone displays can shatter in split seconds, but a startup making glass screen protectors thinks it can help you avoid that.
Mobile

Meet the hackers who smuggled the Netflix of piracy aboard your iPad

Popcorn Time, A.K.A. the ‘Netflix for torrents’ comes to iOS without requiring a jailbreak. It offers a lot of content and challenges Apple’s walled garden for apps. The controversial app is viewed as a danger by Netflix and studios…
Cool Tech

Donning this VR headset turns any room into a Holodeck. So we fought a hydra

The Sulon Cortex is a VR headset that uses the physical dimensions of one’s surroundings and tailors content to it in an immersive and interactive way.
Product Review

Sennheiser Urbanite XL Wireless Review

These Sennheisers sound so good, they don't even need an aging rapper on the box.
Home Theater

This set-top box streams four OTA channels at a time to TVs, tablets and smartphones

The new 4SeTV (Four Screen Enhanced TV) set top box will let you stream four over-the-air (OTA) HDTV channels at a time to a TV, smartphone or tablet.
Gaming

Xbox One to add digital tuner for free OTA TV in US and Canada

Microsoft already rolled out live broadcast TV functionality with the Xbox One in Europe, and is now bringing free over-the-air TV for users in the U.S. and Canada through a Hauppauge TV tuner that plugs into the console.
Home Theater

To make your smart TV safe from spying, manufacturers need to up their game

Your smart TV is just as much a security and privacy liability as your laptop – more so in some cases. Here’s what needs to be done before they become a major hacking target.
Home Theater

Rabbit TV is going to blend Netflix, Hulu with free streaming services

Freecast, the company behind Rabbit TV, is going to roll out a new feature to its subscribers that will aggregate the free content it collects from across the Web along with popular subscription OTT services like Netflix and Hulu.
Product Review

Samsung Galaxy S6 Review

The iPhone meets its metal match in Samsung's shimmering Galaxy S6
Home Theater

Where's that coming from? Mass Fidelity's Core tricks you, then floors you

Mass Fidelity eschews the path of Sonos and AirPlay and goes it alone using Bluetooth and spatial technology to spread audio out with verve.
Mobile

Neptune wants to smarten your watch and dumb down your phone

Not only does the Duo offer a unique smartwatch design, it also relegates the phone to little more than a connected screen.
Product Review

BlackBerry Classic Review

BlackBerry's Classic will placate the faithful, but won't win back deserters.