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
Amazon Echo vs Google Home: who's more helpful in the kitchen?
May 16, 2017 – Which is more help in the kitchen Google Home or the Amazon Echo?
Microsoft's new smart speaker looks exactly like the Amazon Echo
May 08, 2017 – There's a new competitor to the Amazon Echo and Google Home.
11 old things I didn't realize needed to be replaced until I moved
May 02, 2017 – My go-to shopping list for a new apartment
The Best Tablets for Kids of 2018
April 28, 2017 – Everything you need to know to find the right tablet for your kid.
Apple could have a secret new product in the works, according to leaked reports
April 25, 2017 – Is Apple chasing a product Google already left behind?
The Best Portable Grills of 2018
April 18, 2017 – Gas? Charcoal? Either way, we've got you covered.
Cockroaches love your PlayStation more than you do
April 18, 2017 – If you're not careful a single cockroach could ruin your console,
Turn your home into an art gallery with this sleek TV
April 04, 2017 – A new TV from Samsung can blend seamlessly with your hanging wall art.
7 must-have apps you need on your Mac
March 28, 2017 – Everything you need to boost your productivity to insane new heights.
13 incredibly useful tricks you can do with an Amazon Echo
March 21, 2017 – Everything you need to know to make you an Amazon Alexa master.
The latest update to Google Photos can automatically make your photos look better
March 07, 2017 – Say goodbye to your yellow toned photos
Amazon sells 4 different Kindles—here’s how to pick the right one for you
March 02, 2017 – Here's how you can find the best Kindle for you.
The Best Gaming Headphones of 2018
March 01, 2017 – Upgrade your gaming setup with the best headset you can find.
The Best Headphones on Amazon of 2018
February 17, 2017 – Looking for headphones on Amazon? This is the only list you'll need.
6 Xbox One accessories you'll need for an incredible gaming experience
February 14, 2017 – Everything you need to take your console gaming to the next level.
Razer snatches up Android phone startup Nextbit
January 31, 2017 – Could a gaming smartphone be on our horizon?
How to manage your Alexa-enabled devices
January 23, 2017 – We'll show you how to become the true master of your smart home.
Save up to 70% on a pair of headphones or speakers
January 18, 2017 – Excellent picks from JBL and Harman Kardon
Here's how you can unlock Netflix's secret movie categories
January 10, 2017 – Find the Netflix content you want with this simple, secret trick
Thanks, Apple—I haven't stopped hearing about true wireless headphones at CES 2017
January 07, 2017 – Looks like true wireless is the next big thing for headphones.