Charl Jooste

Writing full time from home, Charl enjoys modern technology and advanced gadgets but still has a soft spot for quality reliable appliances. He is passionate about durability and quality going to great lengths to find the very best ideas and leading products to share with readers.

The Most Comfortable Earbuds

The 10 Most Comfortable Earbuds of 2022

Just a few short years ago, the idea of wireless earbuds was a crazy notion. We had to struggle with wires that always get in the way and get knotted up. Wireless technology has developed rapidly and there are now many great options available if you...

The Best Bookshelf Speakers

The 10 Best Bookshelf Speakers 2022

There is a time and place for massive speakers or tower speakers. For most home users, bookshelf speakers make a lot of sense. They are compact, elegant, and deliver great sound. With advancements in technology, the performance of the best compact...

How to Connect Powered Speakers to a Mixer

How to Connect Powered Speakers to a Mixer

Powered speakers, also known as active speakers, offer many advantages. These speakers have an integrated amplifier. Many people wonder how to connect powered speakers to a mixer.  We take a look at powered speakers and answer the question of...

The Best Vinyl Speakers

The 10 Best Vinyl Speakers of 2022

So you got yourself some fancy improved turntable set up to enjoy the pleasure of vinyl. Sorry to say but your turntable will probably be nothing but a pretty ornament, not functioning to its true potential. The built-in speaker’s average...

How To Keep Earbuds From Falling Out

How To Keep Earbuds From Falling Out

Earbuds are the new best thing since sliced bread provided you know how to use them correctly. Many get frustrated with their earbuds and they end up sitting in a draw and never used. Once you understand how to find the best ones for your needs and...

What is Sibilance in Audio

What is Sibilance in Audio? (Answered)

This is a term many might not know but yet have often experienced the irritation of sibilance. When listening to any audio, music, the spoken word, or a movie soundtrack, have you ever noticed an exaggerated S sound? It is sometimes also noticeable...

The Best Beginner Record Players

The 6 Best Beginner Record Players of 2022

Due to the continued growth in vinyl record sales, with vinyl records now outselling CD sales for the first time in 25 years, the demand for entry-level turntables and record players is growing rapidly. More manufacturers are now offering turntables...

How to Fix Static in Headphones

How to Fix Static in Headphones (Answered)

One of the most aggravating inconveniences, when you have just settled down to listen to some music or watch a video, is being interrupted by the annoying crackling of static noise. To further this frustration is when you just can not seem to find...

The Best Headphones for Working Out

The 10 Best Headphones for Working Out of 2022

Finding the right headphones to suit you and your workout needs can be difficult. With so many brands and models on the market, it can be a tiresome exercise! With online shopping, there is also no telling what you are going to get.  That is...

What is NFC

What is NFC?

NFC is an acronym for near-field communication. We are spoilt for choice with modern technology, particularly communication protocols. We have come a long way from rock paintings, smoke signals, and beating drums. Modern technology is improving...

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