All posts by: Erin Raub

About Erin Raub

Erin is a contributing author at Watchdog Reviews. She's been writing about tech trends and products and other topics since 2013.

When you’re researching the best car dash cams, you’re probably looking for a camera that will provide reliable, clear and effective monitoring on all your car trips. For a camera that will provide sharp, undebatable video evidence in the case of police reports and insurance claims. For a camera that will help protect and prove […]

We’re living in a connected world. And that means we all know the pain of walking two steps to the left, only to tumble smartphone-first into a WiFi dead zone. It’s a buffering nightmare. Luckily, we’re still living in a connect world. And that means that tech companies not only understand our pain, but have […]

If you spend more time elbow-deep in actual tech, than you do reading tech news, you may have missed the biggest (and quirkiest) stories of the last few weeks. Not to worry. We’ve scoured the web for some of the best stories, the most useful roundups, and the most interesting revelations. From a Find my […]

Is it just me, or is it nearly impossible to keep up with goings-on in the computer world? It doesn’t seem to matter how many times I click refresh for tech news, or how many blogs I subscribe to, or how many newsletters I read – there’s always something new to read, to know, to […]

Ask anyone who’s ever been lured by a big-box store display (and suffered the subsequent buyer’s remorse), and you’ll soon learn that a big-screen TV and speakers do not a top-notch home theater design make. And we’re not even talking fancy tiered seating, or mood lighting, or acoustic tiles, or any of that jazz – […]

One of the best and worst things about the smart-home world, is that it’s ever-evolving: As soon as you’ve mastered one fascinating new gadget, a newer and must-have gizmo is there to either augment or replace the first. Obviously, we love and appreciate all the latest advancements in home automation. We’re moving toward a Jetsons […]

We’re a few all-nighters away from November, so it should come as no surprise that the gaming industry – PC gaming, console gaming, phone game, all the gaming! – is revving up, just in time for holiday shopping. New systems have been announced. Virtual reality is now our reality. And new games are being released […]

We’ve all been there: You open a YouTube video; you’re binging on Netflix; you’re playing an online game; you’re uploading family photos, and BAM! Your WiFi network crashes. Your videos get stuck on endless buffering; you get kicked off your game; or your photo uploads fail completely. You scream. You weep. You’re tempted to throw […]