Originating from Buffalo, NY, Nick is educated in media production and arts journalism. When he’s not writing about tech Nick can be found playing video games and keeping up on the latest in pop culture.
Articles and Reviews by Nick Schmiedicker
The Best Headphones on Amazon of 2019
December 27, 2018 – Looking for headphones on Amazon? This is the only list you'll need.
The Best PlayStation 4 Gaming Headphones of 2019
December 27, 2018 – Everything you need to know to buy the perfect PlayStation headset
Best Headphones Under $50 of 2019
December 27, 2018 – We've spent years testing hundreds of headphones to find you the best.
The Best Smart Locks of 2019
December 26, 2018 – Secure your home safely and reliably with these top smart locks.
The Best Xbox One Gaming Headphones of 2019
December 26, 2018 – Doesn't matter your price range, we've found the best headset for you.
Best Wireless Earbuds of 2019
December 21, 2018 – After hours spent listening, we've found the best wireless earbuds.
The Best Gaming Headphones of 2019
December 20, 2018 – Upgrade your gaming setup with the best headset you can find.
The Best Smart Bulbs of 2019
December 14, 2018 – These lightbulbs will do so much more than just brighten your home.
The Best Google Home-Compatible Smart Home Devices of 2019
December 13, 2018 – Here's what you need to have a smart home run by Google.
How to set up HDR gaming on your TV, Xbox One, and PS4
September 19, 2017 – Everything you need to get the absolute best picture for gaming.
Here's how to set up multi-room audio with Amazon Alexa
September 05, 2017 – Everything to get your home audio synced up beautifully.
10 things you absolutely need in your new apartment
August 29, 2017 – Out with the old and in with the new
Stop anyone from forcing you to unlock your iPhone with this new update
August 18, 2017 – A quick and easy way to maintain your privacy.
4 things you need to know before buying a smart light bulb
August 08, 2017 – It's not as easy as you might think.
Amazon will give you four free games if you buy an Xbox One S right now
August 07, 2017 – Here's everything you need to start your gaming obsession.
The Best PC Gaming Accessories of 2019
July 20, 2017 – Everything you need to take your gaming gear to the next level.
Step aside Nintendo, Atari is showing off its own retro console
July 18, 2017 – Everything we know about the new console
Here are the best deals you can find from other retailers on Prime Day
July 10, 2017 – Don't forget to shop around with all the big stores to get the best deals during Prime Day.
4 things you need to know before buying a smart lock
June 27, 2017 – Virtual Keys, Geofencing, Z-Wave—what does it all mean?
Here's everything you need to know about the new Xbox
June 13, 2017 – Is the world's most powerful console worth the high price?