Senior Staff Writer
Michael Desjardin graduated from Emerson College with a degree in media production. He is often a screenwriter, an actor, and a lover of beer and music.
Articles and Reviews by Michael Desjardin
Hisense Is Bringing a 50-Inch 4K TV to Walmart for $598
May 26, 2015 – Can Hisense dethrone Vizio as the #1 purveyor of affordable 4K TVs?
LG Showcases 55-inch, Wallpaper-Thin OLED Panel
May 21, 2015 – This OLED display really blends into the wallpaper.
How to Keep Your Top-Siders in Top Shape
May 17, 2015 – Everything you need to know to get the most out of your boat shoes.
Can Tea Bags Full of Hops Make Bad Beer Better?
April 25, 2015 – These teabag-like pouches will introduce new flavors to your beer.
Samsung UN48JU7500 4K LED TV Review
April 16, 2015 – Middling contrast and a wonky smart platform keep this 4K TV from being all that it could be.
The Cost of a Lab-Grown Burger Has Fallen by 99.9%
April 04, 2015 – Test-tube beef could arrive sooner than we thought.
Klipsch Reference On-Ear Headphone Review
April 01, 2015 – Though comfortable, these on-ears don't perform as well as the price tag would suggest.
Sharp LC-60LE660U LED TV Review
March 20, 2015 – Before you get too excited about this TV's price, consider its flaws.
Now You Can Mail Your Friends a Lone Potato
March 20, 2015 – This business model is a little half-baked.
LG 55LB5900 LED TV Review
March 13, 2015 – A big, mediocre TV that's light on features and heavy on value
Why Do My Ice Cubes Taste Funny?
March 10, 2015 – Get to the bottom of your funky-tasting cocktails.
How to Get Salt Stains Out of Your Shoes
March 09, 2015 – Buff out that sodium for cheap.
Samsung UN40H6203 LED TV Review
March 06, 2015 – A middle-of-the-road TV made better by a smart platform
TCL 32S3600 LED TV Review
March 03, 2015 – This TV is not suitable for cinema.
Lenny Kravitz Designed a Leica Camera, and It's Gorgeous
February 26, 2015 – We can't get the weathered look of this camera off our mind.
Upstar UE2220 LED TV Review
February 23, 2015 – You won't pay much for this tiny TV, but you won't be getting much back, either.
How a White Hat Hacker Saved Your Facebook Photos
February 19, 2015 – Thanks to a hacker with a heart of gold, your photo albums are safe.
LG 32LB560B LED TV Review
February 06, 2015 – Lower your expectations and this TV could treat you well.
A 3,200-Megapixel Camera Will Map the Universe in 3D
February 04, 2015 – Can the world's largest camera solve the world's greatest mysteries?
Miele HR 1956 DF Dual Fuel Range First Impressions Review
January 22, 2015 – This beautiful range is eight years in the making.