Smartphone Apps Gadget Syrup Cannot Live Without

We can do nearly anything on our phones today. In fact, I can run my entire site from my phone. Want to see how? Check out the apps Gadget Syrup cannot live without.

Syrup Drop: Turn Off Google Maps Turn-By-Turn Audio.

Turn off turn-by-turn audio in Google Maps with this handy tip!

My Favourite Apps: Microsoft Office Lens

Microsoft Office Lens is one of my favourite and most useful apps. Check out my mini-review of this must have app.

My Favourite Apps: Your Phone Companion from Microsoft

Sharing some of my favourite apps with you. First up, You Phone from Microsoft!

MSN News Rebranded As Microsoft News

After giving the UI and UX of its News app a major overhaul in January of this year (2018), Microsoft made another major move today by renaming the News app to Microsoft News.

The Microsoft News app on Android and iOS have been "completely redesigned into a modern and beautiful experience."

Snipaste Review: Upgrade Your Screenshots On Windows 10

The built in snipping tool in Windows 10 is fine. Not good, not bad, just fine. However, for many users, myself included, it just doesn't do enough. There are alternatives like Tech Smith's "Snagit", but Snagit comes at a cost.

I recently stumbled upon Snipaste in the Windows Store and was pleasantly surprised by how powerful this screenshot tool was, and even even better, it is free!

Twitter Lite for Windows 10

There is a wide selection of Twitter apps available for Windows 10 users. However, from my experience most of them a guaranteed to let you down at some point due to reliability issues. What is the solution? What is the best Twitter app for Windows? Well, it may not even be an app at all. At least not in the traditional sense. Check out a short review of Twitter Lite.

Anki Cozmo Collectors Edition Review and App Update

A few weeks back I shared that Anki was releasing a major update to the Cozmo robot app alongside a new Liquid Black Collectors Edition Cozmo. Well, I have spent some time since then getting familiar with the update and Cozmo CE. Read on below for more!

Android Wear 2.0 Causing Your Google Reminders Disappear?

Android Wear 2.0 was supposed to be a major improvement for those users still supporting the Wear platform. There were many excellent additions and updates made. However, one major bug that was introduced with Wear 2.0 causes Google Now/Assistant reminders to disappear immediately after being triggered. There is a fix, but it comes with a caveat. 

Facebook Messenger Digital Assistant “M” Rolling Out In Canada

Facebook is rolling out "M", their digital assistant, which lives inside Facebook Messenger in Canada.

You can become a Magikarp master with Magikarp Jump on iOS and Android

Check out Pokemon's latest mobile game. Magikarp Jump, allowing Pokemon trainers to teach their Magikarp to jump higher than the rest. 

Sphero is at it again: Now you can own your very own Lightning McQueen

Love your Sphero BB-8 App-enabled Droid? Then you're really going to love what Sphero has come up with next. Check out the Ulitmate Lightning McQueen, just in time for Cars 3.

Special Anki Overdrive “Fast and Furious” Edition Coming in September

Anki is back it with an upgraded special edition Overdrive Kit featuring some of your favourite cars and characters from the Fast and Furious franchise.

Pixie: A Better Bluetooth Tracker?

Always losing your keys or wallet? Kids forgot where they stashed your iPad? TV remote swallowed by the couch? Check out the Pixie Bluetooth tracking beacon. The Pixie is a slightly different take on Bluetooth trackers that mixes in augmented reality.

Super Mario Run Launches Tomorrow, March 23rd, on Android

March 23rd is finally the day Android users can download and enjoy Super Mario Run! Are you ready? Or is Mario passed his prime?

Cornerfly: Add Round Corners to Any Android Device

Rounded display corners are the hot new design theme with 2017 Android flagships. However, you can enjoy the look of rounded corners on your current Android device with this simple, yet useful app. Meet Cornerfly.

**Update** Happy Mario Day! Will Super Mario Run For Android Launch Today?

Will March 10th - MAR10 Day - finally be the day Nintendo releases Super Mario Run to Android users? 

HERE WeGo Review

It has been a long journey (pun intended) but HERE WeGo may be the best all around mapping solution available today. Yes, yes, "Google Maps" I hear you yelling - but hear me out...

GadgetSyrup Kids: Endless Alphabet Review

If your children spend a lot of time in front of screens, make sure they are putting that time to good use! Check out the GadgetSyrup Kids Review of Endless Alphabet from Originator Inc. 

It is a favourite in our house, and I am sure your kids will enjoy it too!

Anki Overdrive Review

After talking about Anki and Overdrive for months, I finally got my hands on the Overdrive Starter Kit to review.

If you're still looking for that big gift for the kids, this may be exactly what you are looking for!

Improve Your Notes With The Livescribe 3 Smartpen

If you have ever tried writing on a tablet or phone screen, you know that it is a less than amicable experience. Especially, when you have horrible handwriting such as myself, writing on a screen leads to an illegible amount of scribble that ends up being completely useless. Check out the Livescribe 3 Smartpen for a possible solution!

4moms Self-Installing Car Seat

Installing a car seat is a scary thing. You never truly know if it was done properly. It does not have to be that way any longer. The Self-Installing car seat from 4moms ensures that your seat is installed correctly and that you baby is riding safely.

Super Mario Run is Launching on December 15th

Super Mario Run is only one month away from launch. The game launches on December 15th on iOS devices.

Microsoft Teams is here… Watch out #Slack

Look out Slack... Microsoft is coming for you!

Kickstarter Spotlight: Dot: The Physical Push Notification

Welcome to the first in a series of "Kickstarter Spotlights" where a fun and useful Kickstarter project will be shared.

First up is the "Dot" a "Physical Push Notification"

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