Mike Flacy

Mike Flacy

By day, I'm the content and social media manager for High-Def Digest, Steve's Digicams and The CheckOut on Ben's Bargains. During my free time, I love to write about home theater, digital photography, social media, video games, mobile technology and innovative gadgets!
Articles
Cars

As tax credits expire, the cost of buying a Tesla increases

Without a hefty tax credit enticing new customers, it's possible Tesla may run into sales issues in the near future. Federal tax benefits for Tesla purchases are being phased out at the end of the year.
Business

Toys Were Us? Toys R Us reportedly closing all 800 U.S. stores

Partly due to a slow shift into ecommerce, toy retail giant Toys R Us is considering selling or closing all locations within the United States unless a buyer is found in the coming months.
Emerging Tech

Stephen Hawking, acclaimed theoretical physicist, dies at 76

Leaving a lasting legacy within the scientific community for decades to come, renowned author and physicist Stephen Hawking passed away in Cambridge, England early Wednesday morning.
Mobile

FCC to investigate Hawaii’s erroneous missile warning

Definitely a scary situation for everyone involved, the Hawaii Emergency Management agency erroneously issued an alert that a missile attack on U.S. soil was incoming and that residents should seek shelter. The FCC is now investigating the…
Mobile

You may soon be able to skip the grocery checkout line at Kroger

Ideal for anyone that likes to save time when visiting the grocery store, more Kroger customers will soon be able to scan items with their smartphone and skip long checkout lines via mobile checkout.
Home Theater

Kodi is now available for the Xbox One, with some limitations

Expanding the media player capabilities of the Xbox One even further, an early version of Kodi has launched on the Xbox One store, just without all the bells and whistles of the PC version.